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Near Valletta, Malta, on Thursday there was a funeral service for 24 of the hundreds of migrants who died earlier in the week when the ship they were on capsized and sank. Alessandra Tarantino/AP hide caption

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There's A Sad Reason 'Migrants,' Not 'Immigrants,' Is The Word Being Used

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A stone memorial, surrounded by flowers, has been placed near the site in the French Alps where a Germanwings passenger jet crashed on Tuesday (March 24, 2015). Investigators believe the jet's co-pilot brought it down deliberately. Jeff Pachoud /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Germanwings Crash: 'Suicide' Doesn't Seem To Tell The Story

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