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If Gorilla's Death Moves You, Consider Other Animals' Plights

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After Hiroshima Bombing, Survivors Sorted Through The Horror

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Security Lines Are Interminable, But With Good Reason

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The Bison's Back, But What For?

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A Cease-Fire In Name Alone

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Joking About A North Korean Cooking Show Just Isn't Funny

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Inky The Octopus's Great Escape

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Merle Haggard, Country's Outlaw With A Heartfelt Message

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'Hijack Selfie' Photo Subject Sought Fame In Dangerous Circumstances

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Refugees Rescue German Politician, But The Rhetoric Stays The Same

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An Ode To The Also-Rans In American Politics

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Ahead of a press conference with Premier Matteo Renzi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, wooden panels were erected around some Roman statues in Rome's Capitoline Museums. Giuseppe Lami/AP hide caption

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What Might Rouhani Have Missed When Rome Boxed Up The Nudes?

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Politician Takes To Tinder To Ignite Voters' Interest

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Playboy Mansion For Sale, Bunnies Not Included

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Springtime For Hitler: With 'Mein Kampf' Back In Stores, Germany Turns A Page

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Remembering Natalie Cole, Who Made A Name All Her Own

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Twain's 'Letter From Santa Claus,' A Gift For All Ages

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Frank Sinatra was known as a member of the "Rat Pack," along with Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop. AP hide caption

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'One More' For Sinatra, Who Took A Stand In Gary, Indiana

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After Mass Shootings, People Turn To Prayer — And Prayer Shaming

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Newborn Baby Abandoned In Church's Manger Already Being Loved

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The Long Saga Of Spy Jonathan Pollard Continues Even After His Release

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Nuclear Nightmares Give Way To A New Terror, Seen On Paris Streets

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