Sushi chain owner Kiyoshi Kimura purchased the 612-pound Pacific bluefin tuna in an auction in Tokyo on Saturday for more than $3 million.
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The schism between Ukrainian churches and the Russia Orthodox Church culminated Saturday in the creation of an independent Ukrainian Orthodox Church, angering Russian religious and political leaders.
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A top Russian official has dismissed suggestions that Paul Whelan would be traded for any Russian in U.S. custody.
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For the first time in 20 years, a large body of films, music, and books has entered the public domain. That means they can be reworked by new creators in conversation with the originals.
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Witnesses described hiding behind the bar when gunshots broke out late on Friday. Police say they are still working to identify the suspect or suspects involved.
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Democrats say the bill is for people who "feel left out and locked out from their own democracy." It addresses areas like voting, political money, redistricting and ethics.
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All it took for The Hu to have an internet breakthrough was a dramatic video and screaming guitars — plus a horsehead fiddle and throat singing.
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The partial federal government shutdown has furloughed thousands of people who work on millions of acres of public land across the country. That means work on critical projects has mostly stopped.219
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While the furloughed federal workers are likely to get back pay, a sandwich shop is not going to get paid for a sandwich not eaten.
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At least 19 people have died in protests against the long-time Sudanese president, sparked by the government's decision to end bread subsidies last month.
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Burke Ramsey reached a confidential settlement with network, the production company and several individuals behind a documentary series that claimed he killed his 6-year-old sister when he was 9.
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The Department of Health and Human Services confirms the population at Tornillo, Texas, is down from nearly 3,000 adolescents last month to about 1,500. The camp is due to close at the end of January.
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