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Man Rescued Three Days After Mudslide in China
December 23, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) —  A man was rescued Wednesday after surviving a mudslide and being stuck in the rubble for three days,…

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Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez Speaks Out Following Miss Universe Crowning Mistake
December 23, 2015

VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  Following Sunday night’s crowning mistake at the Miss Universe pageant, Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez posted a…

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UK Police Arrest Man In London Over Alleged Terrorism
December 23, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — British police officers arrested a man Tuesday on suspicion of being involved in the commission, preparation or instigation of…

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Americans Killed in Afghanistan Suicide Attack Identified
December 22, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The six airmen killed in a suicide blast in Afghanistan were identified by military officials Tuesday. Two of those…

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Dinosaur Skull Purchased by Nicolas Cage to Be Returned to Mongolia
December 22, 2015

Francois Durand/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Actor Nicolas Cage has handed over an illegally imported dinosaur skull that he had purchased in…

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France Says Police Foiled Terror Attack Near Orleans
December 22, 2015

Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images(PARIS) — French police said they were able to stop a terror attack in Orleans, southwest of Paris, over…

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Group of Friends Turns Morning Commute Into Christmas Party
December 22, 2015

Cellan Michael(CARDIFF, Wales) — An ordinary morning train was transformed into a Christmas express thanks to a group of festive commuters….

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Sri Lanka Man Arrested for Trying to Smuggle Gold
December 22, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(COLOMBO, Sri Lanka) — A man has been arrested in Sri Lanka for trying to smuggle gold in his rectum. Authorities…

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Spain Holds Annual ‘El Gordo’ Lottery
December 22, 2015

Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images(MADRID) — Spain’s annual Christmas lottery, called El Gordo, got underway Tuesday. Children carried on the tradition of…

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First Saudi Women Candidates in Local Elections Face Hurdles
December 22, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) — Women in Saudi Arabia were allowed to vote and run as candidates in municipal elections that took…

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