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Drew Barrymore's half-sister dead

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 20:09
Jessica Barrymore, the half-sister of actress Drew Barrymore, was found dead early Tuesday morning.
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Ax flies through car windshield

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 20:07
A truck carrying an unsecured ax flew through the windshield of the vehicle driving behind it down the highway.
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Two thirds of pier saved in fire

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 20:04
Fire crews save two thirds of Eastbourne Pier after fire destroyed part of the structure, leaving a metal skeleton.
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What Vladimir Putin is REALLY like

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 20:03
Erin Burnett speaks with Newsweek writer Ben Judah about his three year research on Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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Voyager's amazing journey in space

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 20:02
NASA's Voyager spacecraft has traveled farther into space than anything or anyone before. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports.
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New guidance on delivery charges

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 20:01
The UK government unveils new principles aimed at tackling "ridiculous" delivery charges faced by shoppers living in remote areas.
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Gaza safe havens not that safe

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:57
Mangled limbs wrapped in blood-stained rags were strewn across rooms in the school.
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Photos: Israel-Gaza crisis

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:55
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World's largest naval exercise

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:49
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Tibetan monk cremated in Nepal

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:49
Thousands of Tibetan exiles attend the funeral in Nepal of one of Tibetan Buddhism's most senior monks, Shamar Rinpoche.
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Jesse Ventura wins $1.8M lawsuit

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:45
It was a lawsuit pitting two larger-than-life personalities against each other -- former pro wrestler and Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura and ex-Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.
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37 amazing sports photos of the week

cnn - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:43
Sleek speed in a bubble -- just one of the incredible moments captured in competitive sports this week.
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Mexico migrants' train deal reached

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:43
The US, Mexico and Guatemala will establish more checkpoints along the route of a freight train to prevent migrants from boarding it, Guatemala says.
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Israel 'to destroy Gaza tunnels'

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:38
Israel is "determined" to destroy militant tunnels from Gaza "with or without a ceasefire", Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says.
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Tags plan to cut alcohol-linked crime

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:21
Repeat offenders convicted of alcohol-related crimes could be forced by courts to wear ankle tags to monitor whether they are still drinking, under a new pilot scheme.
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S Leone declares Ebola emergency

bbc - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:20
Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.
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