Shooter’s grandmother: ‘I said that can’t be him. But it was’The grandmother of Nadir Soofi, one of the gunmen police say opened fire outside a contest for cartoons depicting the prophet Muhammad, recalls her grandson’s love of pumpkin bread and helpfulness.
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A tornado has caused widespread damage in a small town in northeastern Germany, covering the streets with debris.
Party leaders and candidates make their final pitches on the last day of campaigning before polls open.
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He became the first secretary of state to visit Somalia, meeting with the country’s leaders and pledging U.S. support.
The pall has not lifted from a town that thrived, then was obliterated by revolution. But a quiet hope has emerged.
A sweet optimism has reached the forlorn rural town that once housed one of the world’s most advanced sugar mills.
The April 25 earthquake affected 8.1 million people, the United Nations says.
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Changing bulbs on the Eiffel Tower, sea lions of San Francisco, espresso in space and more.
The region’s death toll of about 800 has remained one of the highest in the country.
After a break over the weekend, thousands continued to protest the president’s decision to seek a third term.
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Today, prisoners age 50 and older represent the fastest-growing population in federal correctional facilities.
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May Day, Milan Expo, global jazz concert, Freddie Gray protests and more.
A massive earthquake in the Himalayan country killed at least 5,000 people and left many more homeless.
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