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Her Ex Tried to Hide a $500M Superyacht. It Didn't WorkPersistence and a little detective work has paid off for Tatiana Akhmedova, in the form of a $500 million superyacht to be handed over to her by her soon-to-be ex-husband. Reuters and the South China Morning Post report that UK judge Charles Haddon-Cave has ordered Russian oligarch Farkhad Akhmedov to...
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Israeli soldiers are seen during protests along Israel Gaza border, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protest on Gaza's border with Israel on Friday, some burning tires or flying kites with flaming rags dangling from their tails. Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli troops firing from across the border fence, health officials said. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)
Israeli fire in new Gaza border protest kills 4 PalestiniansIsraeli army fire kills 4 Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, health officials say, as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border
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FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Natalie Portman arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Annihilation" at the Regency Village Theatre. The foundation behind the prestigious Genesis Prize says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of the June awards ceremony in Israel, quoting a representative for the U.S. actress as saying recent events in Israel were "extremely distressing to her," according to a statement on Thursday, April 19, 2018. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Natalie Portman snubs 'Jewish Nobel,' triggers backlashNatalie Portman's snub of "Jewish Nobel" awards ceremony over recent events in Israel triggers backlash in Israel
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In this photo released on Thursday April 19, 2018 by the official Facebook page of the Syrian Presidency, shows deputy Syrian foreign minister Ayman Soussan, right, handle to an official at the Romanian embassy, left, the Legion of Honor medal that was awarded in 2001 by former French president Jacques Chirac to the Syrian president Bashar Assad, in Damascus, Syria. The French press reported earlier this week the Elysee Palace was starting proceedings to revoke the award after the French government accused the Syrian government of being behind a chemical weapons attack inside Syria. (Syrian Presidency Facebook page via AP)
Islamic State group to give up last pocket in Syrian capitalSyrian state media says Islamic State militants have agreed to give up their last pocket in Damascus
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Soldiers carry a coffin with the remains of Cardinal Josef Beran upon its arrival from the Vatican in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, April 20, 2018. The remains of a Czech Cardinal who faced with courage the brutal persecution from the Nazi and Communist regimes have returned to his homeland from the Vatican almost 50 years after his death. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Remains of Czech cardinal return home from VaticanThe remains of a Czech Cardinal who faced with courage and dignity the persecution from the Nazi and Communist regimes have returned to his homeland from the Vatican almost 50 years after his death
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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, April 19, 2018. (Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Russia: US did not violate red lines during Syria strikesRussia's foreign minister says U.S. President Donald Trump indicated he could visit Russia if President Vladimir Putin were able to accept his invitation to the White House
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II delivers a speech during a dinner she hosted at Buckingham Palace in the week of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, (CHOGM), Thursday, April 19, 2018 in London. (Jack Taylor/Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: Commonwealth chooses Prince Charles as next headThe Commonwealth has confirmed that Prince Charles will be the next leader of the organization of Britain and its former colonies once he succeeds his mother Queen Elizabeth II on the throne.
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A Palestinian woman hurls stones at Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Friday, April 20, 2018. Since weekly mass marches began in late March, 28 Palestinians have been killed and hundreds wounded by Israeli army fire from across the border fence.(AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra)
The Latest: 2 more Palestinian protesters killed in GazaGaza Health Ministry says two more Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, have been killed by Israeli army fire on the Gaza border
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In this Monday, April 16, 2018 photo Maryam Hasan shows the Human Rights Commission Report 2017 in Islamabad, Pakistan. A prominent Pakistani rights group says armed men have raided the house of one of its editors, harassing her and stealing her laptop, two hard drives and two cell phones, as well as some jewelry and cash. HRCP in a statement Friday condemned the raid on Hasan's home in the eastern city of Lahore on Thursday night. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)
Pakistan: Armed men rob, harass prominent right activistA prominent Pakistani rights group says armed men have raided the house of the editor of its State of Human Rights report, harassed her and stole her laptop, two hard drives and two cell phones, as well as some jewelry and cash
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This April 18, 2018 photo shows the town sign of Ostritz, Germany. A court has banned the consumption of alcohol at a planned neo-Nazi concert in eastern Germany to prevent an outbreak of violence. The weekend festival in the town of Ostritz is expected to attract up to 1,000 far-right extremists from Germany, the neighboring Czech Republic and Poland. (Pawel Sosnowski/dpa via AP)
German town braces for neo-Nazi concert on Hitler's birthdayA small town in Germany's far east braced Friday for the arrival of hundreds of neo-Nazis planning to attend a music festival timed to coincide with Adolf Hitler's birthday
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Afghan authorities: 3 protecting voter registration killedAuthorities say three police protecting voter registration centers in two Afghan provinces have been killed by militants over a two-day period this week
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Discovery of Nazi Sub Dispels a Hitler MythWhen one of Germany's most advanced U-boats vanished the day after Nazi forces surrendered in parts of Europe, some speculated that it had carried leaders, maybe even Adolf Hitler, to safety in Argentina, reports CBS News . The conspiracy theory, repeated after World War II, is now officially debunked, according to...
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