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Great whites appearing more

OUTER BANKS, N.C.—It's not officially Shark Week but for trackers along the East Coast, several great white sharks are putting on a show.

The Charlotte Observer reported nine sharks tagged by the ocean data-gathering organization OCEARCH have appeared near the coast in a five-day span, including two that are about 12 feet (3.66 metres) long.

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.