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One of the Missing Chibok Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram Has Been Found
May 18, 2016

AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — One of the missing Chibok girls kidnapped two years ago by Boko Haram in Nigeria has been…

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6.7-Magnitude Aftershock Rattles Earthquake-Weary Ecuador
May 18, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(QUITO, Ecuador) — Ecuador, still recovering from the economic and human toll of the major earthquake that rocked the South American…

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With No Art, Museum to Honor Palestinian Culture Opening in West Bank
May 18, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(JERUSALEM) — Palestinian leaders will attend an important ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday at a new museum dedicated to Palestinian culture in the…

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US Senate Passes Bill Allowing 9/11 Families to Sue Saudi Arabia
May 17, 2016

Justin Lane-Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Senate unanimously passed a bill on Tuesday that would allow 9/11 families to sue the Saudi…

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In El Salvador, the Murder Capital of the World, Gang Violence Becomes a Way of Life
May 17, 2016

Adam Desiderio/ABC News(SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador) — It was the middle of the night in El Salvador and officers, armed with…

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World Leaders Agree on Steps to Revive Syria Truce Amid Escalating Violence
May 17, 2016

ABCNews.com(VIENNA) — World powers tried to revive a shaky ceasefire in Syria Tuesday when U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and…

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To Fight Zika at the Olympics, WHO Calls for 'Targeted Approach'
May 17, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Despite concerns about the spread of the Zika virus through the Olympic Games, the World Health Organization (WHO)…

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Dozens of Dutch Prisons Now Temporarily Housing Migrants, Refugees
May 17, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — With falling crime, a dozen former prisons in the Netherlands are now being used to house the influx…

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London Mayor Invites Donald Trump to Visit England
May 17, 2016

ABC News(LONDON) — London’s first Muslim mayor is standing by his criticism of presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump, but he is…

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Italian Woman, 116, Named World’s Oldest Living Person by Guinness
May 17, 2016

OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images(ROME) — At 116 years and 169 days old, Emma Martina Luigia Morano of Vercelli, Italy, is now the…

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