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Alexander Historical Auctions(CHESAPEAKE CITY, Md.) — A telephone used by Adolf Hitler during World War II is up for auction in the U.S. this weekend.

The Nazi leader allegedly used the red-painted Siemens phone, which is engraved with his name and a swastika, in the war for the last two years of his life. It is believed to have been Hitler’s personal telephone and was recovered from his bunker in Berlin, Germany, in 1945.

“It would be impossible to find a more impactful relic than the primary tool used by the most evil man in history to annihilate countless innocents, lay waste to hundreds of thousands of square miles of land, and in the end, destroy his own country and people…with effects that still menacingly reverberate today,” a description for the listing said.

The auction will be held by Alexander Historical Auctions on Sunday and is expected to fetch between $200,000 and $300,000.

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TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA,ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images(KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia) — A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with the assassination of Kim Jong Un’s half-brother.

Malaysian police said the suspect, identified as Ri Jong Chol, is a 46-year-old male and a North Korean citizen. He was arrested in the Malaysian state of Selangor on Friday, according to police.

Police allege that Kim Jong Nam was killed earlier this week by a poisoned spray at Kuala Lumpur’s international airport. Multiple reports from South Korean media outlets said he was sprayed by two women.

One of the three other suspects, a woman who is an Indonesian national, said she thought she was taking part in a TV prank and had sprayed other men’s faces, Malaysian officials said according to police in Indonesia.

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MARK D. PHILLIPS/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The alleged mastermind behind the planned 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center has died in prison.

Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman, a blind cleric, was sentenced in New York in 1996 for planning numerous attacks in the 1990s.

He was suspected of planning other violent attacks in Egypt as well as famous New York landmarks.

The judge presiding over his trial said if his plans were carried out it would have cost thousands their lives.

According to the BBC News, Rahman’s family announced his death on Saturday in Cairo.

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moodboard/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Chrissy Teigen is not new to speaking her mind.

As New York Fashion Week came to a close Thursday, the mixed-race model, whose mother is Thai, is speaking out about diversity and inclusion in the fashion industry.

“I want it to be a normal thing to be able to see Asian models,” Teigen, 31, told E! News at Sports Illustrated‘s Swim 2017 launch party Friday night.

“I think Asian models are really underrepresented in the industry, of course, especially on the runways or in magazines,” she added.

John Legend’s wife noted that it was important for her to speak up “as a Asian woman and someone that maybe a lot of people don’t think is Asian because I’m mixed.”

Teigen’s father is of Norwegian and German descent.

Teigen also shared her thoughts on cultural appropriation, a topic that has gotten attention since Vogue magazine published a fashion spread in its diversity issue of white model Karlie Kloss appearing as a geisha.

#NEW @karliekloss for Vogue US March 2017 pic.twitter.com/41tvSiAUe2

— VS PINK (@VSPINK_JPN) February 17, 2017

“I personally am not offended by cultural appropriation of any sort because I feel like it does pay homage, but at the same time there are a lot of beautiful, beautiful, beautiful, Asian women that could do the same thing,” Teigen said Friday.

For her part, Kloss posted an apology on Twitter Wednesday after the fashion spread was released.

“These images appropriate a culture that is not my own and I am truly sorry for participating in a shoot that was not culturally sensitive,” she wrote. “My goal is, and always will be, to empower and inspire women. I will ensure my future s hoots and projects reflect that mission.”


— Karlie Kloss (@karliekloss) February 15, 2017

The fashion spread has since been removed from Vogue’s website.

ABC News reached out to a rep for the magazine for comment, but has not heard back.

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Allen Kee/ESPN Images(NEW ORLEANS) — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban took his longtime feud with President Trump to the basketball court Friday night, donning a No. 46 jersey during the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at New Orleans’ Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

With Trump being the 45th president of the U.S., Cuban’s attire seemed to be a direct jab to Trump’s tweet last Sunday, which read, “I know Mark Cuban well. He backed me big-time but I wasn’t interested in taking all of his calls.

Cuban usa No. 46 para responderle a Trump https://t.co/z0z9DG4QbX pic.twitter.com/o7ldFd05rU

— ESPN Básquetbol (@ESPNBasquet) February 18, 2017

I know Mark Cuban well. He backed me big-time but I wasn’t interested in taking all of his calls.He’s not smart enough to run for president!

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 12, 2017

When asked about the jersey by ESPN before the game, Cuban made no mention of Trump, instead saying tongue-in-cheek, “I couldn’t get 23. This is two times 23.” But according to ESPN, no one on the West celebrity squad wore No. 23.

But Cuban, who supported Hillary Clinton during the presidential campaign, later said the number choice was “to tweak the s— out of everybody,” according to ESPN.

He added, “It was just to f— with everybody, because that is what I do,” he said. “You’ve got to have fun with it. You can’t take it too seriously. So we’ll see.”

Earlier on Friday, Cuban wrote a series of tweets slamming the president. “Trump’s biggest issues are: No self-awareness, no situational awareness, can’t admit mistakes, no leadership skills, can’t stay focused,” read one of Cuban’s tweets.

3)Policies aren’t his biggest issue. Every POTUS has detractors. No President makes everyone happy

— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) February 17, 2017

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ABC News(MUNICH) — Mike Pence affirmed the United States’ support for NATO and urged Russia to deescalate violence in eastern Ukraine while speaking Saturday at the Munich Security Conference in Germany, which marked his first overseas trip as vice president.

“Today, on behalf of President Trump, I bring you this assurance: The United States of America strongly supports NATO and will be unwavering in its commitment to our trans-Atlantic alliance,” Pence told attendees at the annual international security policy gathering, at which Defense Secretary James Mattis and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly also attended.

He added, “This is President Trump’s promise: We will stand with Europe, today and every day, because we are bound together by the same noble ideals — freedom, democracy, justice, and the rule of law.”

.@VP Pence: “On behalf of @POTUS, I assure you: the US strongly supports #NATO.” #MSC2017 #MSC17 pic.twitter.com/Dh4ZX0xRMT

— Security Conference (@MunSecConf) February 18, 2017

As for Russia, Pence took a defiant position, saying, “In the wake of Russian efforts to redraw international borders by force rest assured, the United States, along with the United Kingdom, Canada, and Germany, will continue its leadership role as a framework nation in the Enhanced Forward Presence Initiative and support other critical joint actions to support our alliance.”

In specifically addressing Ukraine, Pence said “we must hold Russia accountable and demand that they honor the Minsk Agreements, beginning by de-escalating the violence in eastern Ukraine.”

He reiterated, “Know this: The United States will continue to hold Russia accountable, even as we search for new common ground, which as you know, President Trump believes can be found.”

Pence also spoke about quashing Iran’s attempts to obtain a nuclear weapon while slamming the lifting of sanctions against the country, saying Iran “continues to destabilize the Middle East, and thanks to the end of nuclear-related sanctions under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, Iran now has additional resources to devotwe to these efforts.”

He continued, “Let me be clear: Under President Trump, the United States will remain fully committed to ensuring that Iran does not obtain a nuclear weapon capable of threatening our countries or our allies in the region, especially Israel.”

Pence also described ISIS as “perhaps the greatest evil of them all. It shows a savagery unseen in the Middle East since the Middle Ages … the United States will fight tirelessly to crush these enemies — especially ISIS and its so-called caliphate — and consign them to the ash heap of history, where they belong.”

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THOMAS KIENZLE/AFP/Getty Images(MUNICH) — In a speech at the Munich Security Conference in Germany on Friday, Sen. John McCain said President Trump’s administration was in “disarray,” without mentioning the president’s name.

McCain specifically referred to President Trump’s former national security adviser Gen. Michael Flynn, who resigned following growing reports over his ties to Russia.

“I think that the Flynn issue obviously is something that, it shows, that in many respects this administration is in disarray, and they’ve got a lot of work to do,” McCain said.

The Republican senator and chairman of the Armed Services Comittee also added that he was concerned by the U.S. and Europe turning away from “universal values” and that NATO’s founders “would be alarmed by the growing inability, and even unwillingness, to separate truth from lies.”

“They would be alarmed that more and more of our fellow citizens seem to be flirting with authoritarianism and romanticizing it as our moral equivalent,” McCain said.

He told the conference “you should not count America out,” adding that the world “cannot be paralyzed by fear” becuase it is “exactly what our adversaries want.”

Vice President Mike Pence is expected to address the conference on Saturday while the president is in Florida for a rally.

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TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images(KUALA LUMPUR) — According to police in Indonesia, Malaysian officials said one of the suspects in the assassination of Kim Jong Un’s half-brother thought she was taking part in a TV prank.

The woman, an Indonesian national who had reportedly gone to Malaysia for work, was part of a paid team of pranksters who asked men to close their eyes and spray their faces with water, Indonesian police said.

Kim Jong Nam is believed to have been killed on Monday at Kuala Lumpur’s international airport. Reports from South Korean media outlets said he was sprayed with poison by two unidentified women who fled the scene.

Two women, including one who was caught wearing a shirt with “LOL” on it, were arrested along with one man, according to BBC.

Malaysian officials believe according to Indonesian police that the two women had sprayed several other men for the prank to earn money and that Kimg Jong Nam was the final target, BBC reports.

North Korea has demanded that Malaysia release the body, with the country’s ambassador to Malaysia telling reporters Friday it wouldreject the autopsy results because they were not permitted to witness it. The ambassador said the fact that the body had not yet been handed over to the country “strongly suggests that the Malaysian side is trying to conceal something which needs more time and deceive us, and that they are colluding with the hostile forces towards us who are desperate to harm us.”

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Morehead State University (MOREHEAD, Ky.) — When the next Space-X rocket is launched on Saturday, the research of two Kentucky high school students will be on its way to outer space.

The research, conducted by students Will Casto and Danielle Gibsonon with a biology professor, focuses on what effect microgravity will have on the smooth muscle cells in rat hearts. Microgravity has been a part of space research since the first International Space Station expeditions.

Their community in the Appalachian Kentucky has a high rate of hypertension, or high blood pressure, which can be associated with heart problems. They hope this research will provide some new insights into what affects the conditions.

“If we get a set of raw data, the end goal is to see what changes and what happens,” Gibson said.

“When they first approached me, I was hesitant” said Dr. Michael Fultz, their research mentor and a biology professor at Morehead State University. “But, Will and Danielle hit it off right away. They are go-getters and they are a pleasure to work with.”

Dr. Carol Christian, Director of The Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics, a high school on the Morehead campus where the two study, stressed how proud they are of their students and that the research has “exceeded expectations.”

The two intrepid teenagers hope to see their research through until the summer — that is, if the experiment on board the rocket survives through launch.

But, their ambitions stretch much further into the future.

“The end goal would be to end up in medical school studying oncology,” Casto said, “because cancer rates are very high in the community where I am from.”

Gibson hopes to pursue a career in biomedicine.

“This gives me a lot of hope,” she said. “If I can do this at seventeen what else can I do?”

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NOAA(NEW YORK) — We’re taught in elementary school that there are seven continents on Earth — Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

But geography textbooks across the world might have to add one more to that list — Zealandia.

Zealandia is a continent that is 94 percent submerged underwater, which is why it took so long for geologists to identify it. The 6 percent that is above water comprises what many know as New Zealand and New Caledonia, according to a study in GSA Today, the journal of the Geological Society of America.

Zealandia spans almost 2 million square miles, a bit larger than India. And while the idea of a mostly submerged continent in the Pacific has been known in the science community for a while, it was only in the last two decades that researchers accumulated enough data and observations to classify it as the world’s eighth continent.

In 1995, Bruce Luyendyk, a geologist teaching at the University of California Santa Barbara, coined the term “Zealandia” to describe New Zealand, New Caledonia and sections underwater that broke off from an ancient supercontinent, Gondwana.

“I wanted to just lump all of these masses together,” Luyendyk told ABC News Friday. “It was really just a convenient way to refer to this area.”

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