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  1. Putin sees chance circumstances behind downing of Russian plane off Syrian coast

    Putin sees chance circumstances behind downing of Russian plane off Syrian coastThe ministry said that while Syrian anti-aircraft had mistakenly shot down the plane of a close ally, Israeli jets flying nearby had put the Russian jet in the path of danger, and it threatened to retaliate over what it called a hostile act. "As for retaliatory measures, they will be aimed first and foremost at further ensuring the safety of our military personnel and facilities in Syria.


  2. Footage shows massive colonies of fire ants floating in Hurricane Florence floodwaters

    Footage shows massive colonies of fire ants floating in Hurricane Florence floodwatersIn wake of Hurricane Florence, victims in the storm's path are being warned of


  3. Photographer travels the globe to capture the world's most beautiful libraries

    Photographer travels the globe to capture the world's most beautiful librariesThis photographer has an incredible body of work after traveling the globe in to capture images of some of the world’s most beautiful of libraries. The photographer, from Florence, Italy, said that everything about these grand venues attracts him — from the simple smell of dust, leather and wood, to the pleasure of opening an aged book.


  4. The 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Adds More Power and a Rabbit Edition

    The 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Adds More Power and a Rabbit EditionAll trims now come standard with 228 horses.


  5. China's arsenal in US tariff row shrinks but it has other weapons

    China's arsenal in US tariff row shrinks but it has other weaponsWith Donald Trump now planning to hit roughly half China's exports with higher tariffs, Beijing finds itself outgunned as it imports far less from the United States and cannot fire back dollar-for-dollar. Trump said Monday he would impose 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods from September 24, adding to levies already put on $50 billion of products in the summer. The US imported around $500 billion worth of goods from China last year.