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In photos: Moments from the Orange Bowl: Alabama beats Oklahoma

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The Alabama Crimson Tide won 45-34 against the Oklahoma Sooners in the Capitol One Orange Bowl in Miami Gardens, Fla., on December 29, 2018.

Video may show killers carting Khashoggi's remains from Saudi consulate

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New video footage aired in Turkey may show the killers of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi carrying his body out of the Istanbul consulate in bags.

Watch: Vikings' Kirk Cousins, Adam Thielen have animated sideline exchange

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Kirk Cousins and Adam Thielen showed their mutual frustration by having an animated sideline exchange during the Minnesota Vikings' loss to the Chicago Bears.

Was that a bed bug on my couch? This app has the answer

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Just the thought of a bed bug infestation is enough to make you start scratching and tossing out furniture.

Vatican spokesman Greg Burke, deputy quit without explanation

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Pope Francis accepted the resignation of the Vatican spokesman Monday without explanation.

How ancient DNA may rewrite prehistory in India

Aryans are not the earliest or only source of Indian civilisation, suggests new research on genetic ancestry.

Colts earn wild-card berth with victory over Titans

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The Indianapolis Colts earned the opportunity to face the AFC South Division champion Houston Texans on Saturday afternoon.

Lion shot and killed after killing employee at North Carolina zoo

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A lion was shot and killed Sunday after escaping a locked space and killing an employee at a North Carolina zoo.

Abby Lee Miller confirms she's returning for Season 8 of 'Dance Moms'

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Reality television personality Abby Lee Miller said she is gearing up to film Season 8 of "Dance Moms."

Man charged in quadruple killing of family in Missouri

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A Missouri has been arrested in the death of his girlfriend, her two children and their grandmother at his home.

Woman finds two 1,700-year-old stone busts during walk in Israel

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A woman's discovery while taking a walk in Israel led to the unearthing of two 1,700-year-old Roman busts.

'Absolutely Fabulous' stars honor the late June Whitfield

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British television actress June Whitfield has died. She was 93.

Egyptian forces kill 40 terrorists in raids

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Egyptian forces killed 40 terrorists in raids on three alleged hideouts in the country's Giza and North Sinai governorate early Saturday, the Interior Ministry announced in a statement.

U.K. home secretary declares migrant crossings a 'major incident'

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U.K. Home Secretary Sajid Javid has declared the growing number of migrants attempting to cross the English Channel in small boats a "major incident."

Clippers hope to be more of a threat to Spurs this time

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The San Antonio Spurs probably do not want to lean too heavily on their most recent clash.

Watch: Reds fan shotguns Skyline Chili due to Homer Bailey trade

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A Cincinnati Reds fan came through on his promise to shotgun cans of Skyline Chili after the team traded pitcher Homer Bailey.

An otter-ly incredible tale and other animal yarns that grabbed headlines in 2018

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A koi-eating otter stole the show this past year when it came to animal stories in B.C., but there were others of a far more serious nature.

Look: Man attempting Atlantic Ocean crossing in 'barrel'

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A 71-year-old French man is attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean in a motor-free capsule he dubbed a "barrel."

Amber Martorana, Dave Flaherty headed for divorce

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Amber Martorana confirmed her split from husband and "Married at First Sight" Season 7 co-star Dave Flaherty.

USS Gravely deploys for NATO maritime operations

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The guided missile destroyer USS Gravely left Norfolk, Va., for the Mediterranean Sea on Friday to serve as a NATO flagship.

Earliest evidence of three plant groups unearthed in Jordan

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Paleontologists have recovered the earliest known remains of three plant groups from Permian deposits in Jordan.

Alex Sekella engaged to boyfriend Tim Peters

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"16 & Pregnant" and "Teen Mom 3" alum Alex Sekella took to Instagram after saying "yes" to boyfriend Tim Peters.

Earliest records of three plant groups uncovered in the Permian of Jordan

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A "hidden cradle of plant evolution" has been uncovered in Jordan. In Permian sedimentary rocks exposed along the east coast of the Dead Sea, a team led by palaeobotanists from...

Here's your 2019 fitness inspiration: She's 95 and is doing the splits

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Phyllis Sues has never exactly rushed into things. She launched a business at 50 and became a trapeze enthusiast at 75. At 85, she took her first yoga lesson, got...

Anak Krakatau: How a tsunami could wipe out the last Javan rhinos

There are only 67 Javan rhinos left in the world and they all live in sight of Anak Krakatau volcano.

Huge reserves of iron in Western Siberia might originate from under an ancient sea

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The world's largest Bakchar iron ore deposit is located in an ancient sea in West Siberia, Russia. Its proven reserves are over 28 billion tons. Scientists seek to explain the...

U.S.'s oldest living man, Richard Overton, dies at 112

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Richard Overton, the oldest living man in the United States, died Thursday afternoon at age 112 in Austin, Texas.

Nation's oldest living man, Richard Overton, dies at 112

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Richard Overton, the oldest living man in the United States, died Thursday afternoon at age 112 in Austin, Texas.