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Greece: Authorities search for missing US scientist

Jul. 5, 2019 6:52 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Authorities on the Greek island of Crete have launched a search for a missing American scientist who had been attending a conference there this week. Suzanne Eaton, a 59-year-old molecular biologist at the Max Planck Institute in Dresden, Germany, has been missing since Tuesday near...

3-D printing recreates ancient sculpture destroyed by ISIS

Jul. 3, 2019 3:30 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A figure of a roaring lion, about the size of a loaf of bread, is the latest step in the fight to preserve culture from conflict. The sculpture is a replica of a colossal 3,000-year-old statue from the Temple of Ishtar in Nimrud, in what's now Iraq. The stone statue was one of many artifacts...

Germany arrests Bosnian over suspected link to Paris attacks

Jun. 27, 2019 4:09 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Germany say they have arrested a Bosnian man sought by Belgium in connection with the 2015 Islamic extremist attacks in Paris. Dresden prosecutors said Thursday that the 39-year-old suspect, whom they didn't identify, was arrested a week ago. They said he is suspected of being...