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Iraqi policemen patrol Abu Ghraib, 25 miles west of Baghdad, in June 2014. Islamic State militants have captured many cities and town in western Iraq this year. The government still controls Abu Ghraib, but the militants are nearby and local tribes are also restive. Karim Kadim/AP hide caption

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Iraq's Abu Ghraib Is Back In The News, Now As A Front-Line Town

A town west of Baghdad and home to a notorious prison, Abu Ghraib is where Iraq troops are bracing for a possible attacks by Islamic State militants. Many local residents feel caught in the middle.

The Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko smells of rotten eggs, drunk people and horses. ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM hide caption

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European Scientists Conclude That Distant Comet Smells Terrible

A European spacecraft has picked up a foul odor emanating from comet called 67P/C-G. Imagine sharing a stable with a drunk person and a dozen rotten eggs.

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