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Pope arrives in Central African Republic

Pope Francis has arrived in the conflict-stricken Central African Republic for the last leg of his African tour -- and his first visit to an active war zone.

Newborn found abandoned in Los Angeles

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Newborn found buried alive

The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along a Los Angeles area walking path.

Chris Christie in Iowa July 2015

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New Hampshire Union Leader endorses Christie

Chris Christie's struggling presidential campaign got a much-needed boost Saturday night when the influential New Hampshire Union Leader endorsed the New Jersey governor.

"Gov. Christie is right for these dangerous times," the paper's publisher Josep...

Dozens more injured in blast

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11 killed in Boko Haram attacks in Cameroon

Ten civilians and a soldier were killed in separate attacks by the Nigeria-based Islamist group Boko Haram in Cameroon's north, Cameroonian military officials say.

Tyson Fury

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Fury claims heavyweight crowns from Klitschko

Britain's Tyson Fury ended the nine-year reign of Wladimir Klitschko by claiming the Ukrainian's four versions of the world heavyweight boxing title with a huge upset victory.

Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood shooting suspect Robert Dear

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Source: Colorado suspect spoke of 'baby parts'

What moved a man to kill three people and wound nine others at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado has not been disclosed. But the suspect accused of carrying out the shooting spree, Robert Lewis Dear, made remarks about "baby parts" to investigators af...

Suspect in slaying of Pennsylvania police officer

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Pennsylvania police officer shot to death

A Pennsylvania police officer was shot to death after responding to a call about a domestic dispute, authorities said. The officer, Lloyd Reed, confronted a man involved in the dispute late Saturday at a home.

COP21 climate conference starts Monday in Paris

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Leaders due in Paris for climate conference

It's a potentially historic event being held in extraordinary circumstances.

Nearly 150 world leaders are expected to descend on Paris for the start of the U.N. climate change summit that starts Monday in the French capital with the aim of reaching a ...

Russian jet shot down

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Russian pilot's body with Turkish authorities

The body of a Russian pilot killed after his jet was shot down by the Turkish military has been handed over to Turkish authorities, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told journalists in Ankara on Sunday.

At Russia's request, the pilot had been given Ort...

Alex Proyas in Sydney, Australia, July 26, 2014

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'Gods of Egypt' director apologizes for cast

The makers of the forthcoming film "Gods of Egypt" apologized for showcasing a predominantly white cast amid criticism over lack of diversity in a film based on Egyptian mythology.

Dog, people rescued from Texas floods

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