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The hunt is on for Planet Nine. Here's how to join it

The search is on for the ninth planet in our solar system, and everyone is invited to join the investigation.

Israeli prime minister talks of a snap election amid concerns over a new public broadcaster

Israel's coalition government faces crisis as prime minister seeks to shut down public broadcaster and considers snap election.

U.S. condemns suspected Syrian chemical attack on civilians, but says the Assad government is a 'political reality'

A suspected chemical attack in a town in Syria's northern Idlib province killed dozens of people

Canada's largest school board will end class trips to the U.S. due to Trump's travel restrictions

Canada's largest school board will no longer book any trips to the U.S. because of fears students might have trouble at the border due to travel restrictions

Warplanes strike Syrian town already hit by chemical attack

Turkey describes the U.S. missile attack on an air base as a "cosmetic intervention" unless it removes President Bashar Assad from power

Vigilantes prowl Europe's border with a target: Muslim migrants

The Bulgarian volunteer force patrolling the Turkish border is a sign of the rising anti-immigrant sentiment in Eastern Europe.

A letter from Britain to the European Union will trigger the 'Brexit' process March 29

Britain will have two years to complete its exit from the European Union, or "Brexit."

Ukraine president suggests a Kremlin-orchestrated attack after former Russian lawmaker is shot dead in Kiev

Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev on Thursday

Russian officials say St. Petersburg subway blast killed at least 11 and injured dozens

The subway in the Russian city of St. Petersburg is reporting that several people have been killed in an explosion on a subway train.

As death toll in hospital attack soars to 50, Afghanistan investigates whether it was an inside job

Two dozen Afghan army personnel have been arrested for questioning following the security breach that allowed four assailants to enter the country’s main military hospital and kill 50 people.

South Korea's ousted leader moves out of palace, apologizes for 'not fulfilling my duties'

Two days after a South Korean court ousted Park Geun-hye from office, the embattled former leader left the presidential residence on Sunday night.

A brazen political killing shakes Myanmar, already teetering on the path to democracy

The daylight assassination in January of a prominent Muslim lawyer and ally of Aung San Suu Kyi marks the severest blow to Myanmar's transition out of 50 years of military rule.

India's Narendra Modi leads his party to victory in a state with more than 200 million people

Voters in the populous state of Uttar Pradesh handed the Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narenda Modi a powerful endorsement with two years left before national elections in India.

A controversial Thai monk is wanted in connection with a fraud case. His followers won't give him up

Devotees of the wealthy Dhammakaya Buddhist sect are trying to stop authorities from arresting their 72-year-old spiritual leader in a bizarre, weeks-long standoff that has gripped Thailand.

Another Dalit suicide on campus raises fears of a crisis of discrimination at Indian universities

The death of 28-year-old Muthu Krishnan comes barely a year after a Ph.D. student hanged himself in protest of treatment of Dalits, also known as "untouchables," in Indian higher education.

Syrian government insists it does not use chemical weapons; US vows serious response to attack

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem insists the nation’s forces do not use chemical weapons

Bodies of U.N. workers and interpreter found in Congo, prompting calls for investigation

The United Nations and Congo must investigate after three bodies, including those of Swedish and American investigators with the United Nations, were found in central Congo,

Hamas hangs 3 Palestinians in Gaza it says were collaborating with Israel

Hamas executes three Palestinians accused of collaborating with Israel, after apparent assassination of a commander.

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