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Four years ago, on August 3, 2014, Daesh launched a violent attack against Yazidis in Sinjar. Daesh fighters killed hundreds, if not thousands of men. The victims’ mass graves continue to be discovered to this day.
Also up for grabs is Han Solo’s jacket from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back which could sell for $1.32 million.
Judges’ cuts continue on ‘America’s Got Talent’ with second auditions from a cat training duo, acrobatic brothers and a former ‘Glee’ actor.
The micro purse trend taking over the fashion world
Keeping the pitching intact means the team will need to get both creative and lucky to plug other holes.
Big deals at the trade deadline aren’t always the way to spark a club and the Cubs will hope it proves to be a combination of adding Cole Hamels, key players recovering from injury, and more consistent play driving them to a third consecutive N.L. Central title.
A company based in New Zealand has scanned the human body with a color medical scanner, for the first time.