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Ukraine, rebels likely used cluster bombs

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Architect was a firebrand in male-dominated field

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In U.S. fight in Kobani, 2 allies at odds

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Protests persist in Hong Kong

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Obama could strike Iran pact sans a vote in Congress

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Sharks a weapon in war on lionfish

Pope Francis beatifies an earlier reformer, Paul VI

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Dozens declared free of Ebola risk in Texas

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Bloomberg to back soda tax in Berkeley

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Dedicating a church near ground zero

No consensus on gays or divorce at Vatican

Police: Remains may be missing UVa. student

Remembering when racism was a science

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Even the bacteria in your gut can experience jet lag

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