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Jellyfish hit beaches around full moon, study says

Aug 26, 2016

Jellyfish hit beaches around full moon, study says

Swimmers wanting to avoid being stung by jellyfish may want to watch the night sky after Israeli researchers found a link between their arrival and the phases of the moon. The study found the lunar calendar is a key determinant of when jellyfish arrive ...

Aug 26, 2016

Shabab gunmen attack Mogadishu beach restaurant

Al-Shabab jihadis attacked a beach-front restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Thursday, setting off a car bomb before exchanging fire with security forces, an AFP correspondent said. Sporadic shots could still be heard coming from the scene several hours after the attack began, ...

Two nuns found murdered in Mississippi home; motive unknown

Aug 26, 2016

Two nuns found murdered in Mississippi home; motive unknown

Authorities say two Catholic nuns have been found slain in a Mississippi home where they lived. Durant Assistant Police Chief James Lee said Thursday that an officer found them when they didn’t report to work as normal. Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren ...