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Police 'mourn' doughnuts

BROOKHAVEN, Ga.—The loss of Krispy Kreme doughnuts documented by police in Georgia has come to a bittersweet ending.

A Facebook post from Brookhaven police shows officers respond to the scene of “total carnage” Tuesday morning.

It said dozens of doughnuts fell from a delivery truck onto the curb and into the gutter of a road in the city near Atlanta.

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.