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MADRID (Reuters) - Seventeen Spanish troops were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan on Tuesday, Spanish newspaper El Mundo reported on its Web site.
LONDON (Reuters) - British police believe all four men suspected of carrying out failed attacks on London's transport system on July 21 are in custody after arrests in Britain and Italy, a police source said on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two elite U.S. special forces troopswho went missing in Afghanistan last week have been found dead,a senior U.S. defense official said on Tuesday.
Autumnal Equinox -- In astronomy, is the equinox at the beginning of autumn in the northern hemisphere: the moment when the sun appears to cross the celestial equator, heading southward. The equinox occurs around September 22-24, varying slightly each year according to the 400 year cycle of leap years in the Gregorian Calendar. In the southern hemisphere, the equinox occurs at the same moment, but at the beginning of spring. There are two conventions for dealing with this: either the...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.