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U.N. Human Rights Council To Investigate Abuses In Philippines' Antidrug War

Retired Roman Catholic Bishop Nicanor Yniguez (left) joins families of victims of alleged extra-judicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte's "war on drugs."

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Bye-bye, Herbie: Tell Us About Your VW Beetle

Employees take photos of the Final Edition version of the Volkswagen Beetle, painted "stonewash blue" according to the company, as it rolls out at the production plant in Puebla, Mexico. The last Beetle is not for sale, but destined instead for a museum.

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A Mix Of These Foods Could Restore Healthy Microbes In Malnourished Kids

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What's The Deal With The Iran Deal Now?

From left: Iran's Atomic Energy Organization spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi, government spokesman Ali Rabiei and Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi give a joint press conference at the presidential headquarters in the capital Tehran on Sunday. Iran is enriching uranium beyond a 3.67% cap set by the nuclear deal.

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What's The Deal With The Iran Deal Now?


France Approves Tax On Big Tech, And U.S. Threatens To Retaliate

France will levy a 3% tax on digital companies that make large profits in the country. French Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, who championed the measure, is seen here on Wednesday in Paris.

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U.K. Says Iran Tried To Intercept Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz; Tehran Denies It

The British naval vessel HMS Montrose, pictured in 2014, was forced to intercede on behalf of a British tanker blocked by Iranian ships in the Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday, according to the U.K. Ministry of Defense.

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Norway Surveys Sunken Soviet Submarine


Four Days In August

August 19, 1953: Massive protests broke out across Iran, leaving almost 300 dead in firefights in the streets of Tehran. Iranian Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh was soon overthrown in a coup orchestrated by the CIA and British intelligence. The Shah was reinstalled as Iran's leader.

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Four Days In August


Ex-State Department Worker Gets 40 Months In Prison For Secret Dealings With China

The State Department in Washington, D.C., in 2014. A former ­office manager there was sentenced to 40 months in prison for concealing her exchanges with Chinese intelligence agents.

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Once A Symbol Of Freedom, Sudan's Pop Radio Station Has Fallen Almost Silent

"I'm trying to keep hope, because everyone is leaving, bro," says Ahmad Hikmat, Content Director of Capital FM in Khartoum. "I am losing my team one by one."

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Once A Symbol Of Freedom, Sudan's Pop Radio Station Has Fallen Almost Silent


President Trump Warns Of New Sanctions On Iran After Breaches Of Nuclear Deal

U.S. Ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency Jackie Wolcott at a board of governors meeting in Vienna, Austria on Wednesday.

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View From London: Did U.K. Ambassador's Pro-Europe Stance Make Him A Target?

The British Embassy in Washington, D.C. Kim Darroch resigned as U.K. ambassador to the U.S. on Wednesday, after cables in which he criticized the Trump administration were leaked. Boris Johnson, expected to become the new prime minister, said nothing in Darroch's support.

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The Famous Big 5 Personality Test Might Not Reveal The True You

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Worldwide Smuggling Crackdown Rescues Endangered Wildlife

Road inspections in Mexico intercept this white tiger cub concealed in a van.

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White House Adviser: On Mideast Peace Plan, 'We Are Aiming For The Home Run'

Jason Greenblatt (left) and Jared Kushner attended a Middle East peace meeting in February in Warsaw, Poland.

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White House Adviser: On Mideast Peace Plan, 'We Are Aiming For The Home Run'


Brazil Judge Orders Mining Company To Pay For Damage From Dam Disaster

Residents and relatives of victims place messages on the bridge over the Paraopeba River, during a tribute to those who died after a tailings dam collapsed in the town of Brumadinho, Brazil.

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Girls Captured By Boko Haram Brought Into Focus In 'Beneath The Tamarind Tree'

People attend a demonstration calling on the government to rescue the kidnapped girls of the government secondary school in Chibok, in Abuja, Nigeria on Oct. 14, 2014.

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