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French president marks Armistice Day

PARIS—French President Emmanuel Macron marked Armistice Day today by visiting the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier under Paris' Arc de Triomphe, as a giant tricolour flag flew overhead.

Greeted by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, Macron laid a wreath and inspected troops during the ceremony celebrating 101 years since the Armistice that ended the slaughter of World War I.

Ancient shipwrecks found off shores of Greek island

ATHENS, Greece—Greece's Culture Ministry said three shipwrecks from ancient and mediaeval times and large sections of their cargoes have been discovered off the small Aegean island of Kasos.

A statement yesterday said an underwater survey that ended last month also located cannons and other scattered finds—possibly from other foundered vessels that have not yet been pinpointed.

Depositions turn to the White House

WASHINGTON—For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry.

House committees are trying to determine if President Donald Trump violated his oath of office by asking Ukraine to investigate political rival Joe Biden and his family, and to investigate the country's involvement in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.