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On trip into sea, U.K.’s biggest warship squeaks under bridge with little space to spare

The HMS Queen Elizabeth glided under the bridges at about midnight, before anchoring in Kirkcaldy Bay ahead of sailing into the North Sea


U.S. Arms for Syrian Kurds Will Continue After Raqqa, James Mattis Says

(MUNICH) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday that America will continue to provide weapons to Syrian Kurdish fighters after the battle to oust Islamic State militants from Raqqa, Syria, is over. Describing American reassurances to Turkey that the U.S. will take back weapons given to the Syrian Kurds after the IS fight, Mattis…


’Who Was Hitler’: New documentary lets people who knew him speak

Endless books, films and TV series have traced the life of Hitler. But filmmaker Hermann Pölking shines a new spotlight on the dictator via the frank testimony of Hitler’s contemporaries. Here’s what some said. http://ift.tt/2sgSTWe #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia #LifeStyle 3Novices Europe


Sparta signs 4-year deal with Israel forward Tal Ben Haim

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — Sparta Prague says it has signed Israel forward Tal Ben Haim to a four-year contract. Sparta and Maccabi Tel Aviv confirmed the move on Tuesday. The 27-year-old winger scored 19 goals in all competitions for Maccabi last season and 47 in four years. He has played 23 international games for Israel,…


Germany: Merkel’s challenger calls for vote on gay marriage

BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s election challenger is calling for a vote on legalizing gay marriage after the German leader ditched her conservatives’ long-standing refusal to budge on the issue. Germany has allowed same-sex couples to enter civil partnerships since 2001. Other European countries have since allowed full gay marriage and most parties support it,…


The 10 best UK castles to visit this summer

The summer’s here, so we thought it was a good time to start planning a few trips around the country! Edinburgh Castle Overlooking the historic Scottish capital, Edinburgh castle has dominated the city’s skyline for centuries. There has been a royal castle on the site since the 12th century, with the rock itself having been […]


France’s new lawmakers open first parliament session

PARIS — France’s newly elected lawmakers, most of them from President Emmanuel Macron’s centrist party, are attending their first parliament session. Macron’s 14-month-old Republic on the Move! party won 308 of the 577 seats in legislative elections earlier this month. His allies in Modem took 42 seats, giving the government a wide majority. After Macron…