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Heatwave claims more than 1,000 lives in India

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:31pm
More than 600 people have lost their lives in the past week in a sustained and severe heatwave in India.
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Galapagos volcano erupts for first time in 33 years

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:26pm
Nature erupted in all its glory this week, spitting fire, spewing smoke 6 miles into the air and threatening a species on the islands where Charles Darwin first began to develop the theory of evolution.
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Russia's military exercise surprises

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 11:42am
You flex your muscles and I'll flex mine. Or so it seems to go in international relations these days.
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Syria Civil War

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 11:13am
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Mass graves found in Malaysia

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 11:04am
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A secret Navy flight over China's military buildup

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:43am
Take-off is swift on the U.S. Navy's P8-A Poseidon -- there's no slow roll down the runway on military flights -- and within minutes, the turquoise blue of the South China Sea comes into view from the window of America's most advanced surveillance and sub-hunting aircraft.
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38 killed in fire at Chinese nursing home

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:42am
Thirty-eight people were killed and six others injured after a fire broke out at a nursing home in central China late Monday, authorities said.
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Kenyan police hurt in suspected Al-Shabaab attack

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:42am
Suspected Islamist gunmen attacked Kenyan national police Monday evening in the same county where students were slaughtered in a university attack last month, leading to a heavy gunbattle that left at least five officers injured, authorities said.
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Nomads attack villages; 23 dead

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:38am
A nomadic group attacked three villages in central Nigeria over the weekend, leaving 23 people dead, police said Tuesday.
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Iraqi forces launch operation to drive ISIS out

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:37am
A major military operation to liberate Iraq's Anbar and Salaheddin provinces from ISIS forces has begun, Iraqi state media and a key Shia militia group say.
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Iraq forces begin Anbar operations

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:33am
Iraq launches operation to retake Anbar and Salaheddine provinces from ISIS. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh has more.
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Iraqi soldier explains why Ramadi fell to ISIS

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:33am
Asa'ad al-Yassiri is bitter, angry and disillusioned. The Iraqi soldier says it's not that he doesn't want to fight, but the leadership isn't providing the support needed to fight ISIS.
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Exclusive video shows battle before defeat in Ramadi

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:33am
Iraqi soldier Asa'ad al-Yassir recorded video of a firefight he took part in before ISIS gained control of the Iraqi town of Ramadi. CNN's Arwa Damon reports.
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Man stolen as baby reunites with mom 41 years later

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:32am
It was a hug kept on hold for more than 41 years. The hug of a mother and son whose lives were abruptly separated four decades ago.
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Pro-abortion ad campaign shocks country

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:07am
A shocking campaign seeks to decriminalize abortion in Chile. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
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Huge kangaroo with 'massive' muscles stalks suburb

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:07am
A massive kangaroo has been spotted in an Australian community measuring over 6 feet 6 inches. Nicky Haydon from affiliate Seven News has more.
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48 hours in Turkmenistan

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 8:36am
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Nigeria shuts down over unpaid oil subsides

CNN World - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 7:11am
In Nigeria's largest city, cars stand silent, radio stations are switched off, and cell phone providers have shut down.
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