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Iraq Parliament protesters angry at lawmaker inaction

Protesters inflamed by a Shiite cleric's speech about government inaction and corruption stormed the fortified Green Zone in Baghdad on Saturday and invaded the Iraqi Parliament building.

Hundreds, if not thousands, of protesters walked and ran freely...

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Fort Bragg soldier charged with rape of fellow soldier

A soldier stationed at Fort Bragg has been charged with the rape and kidnapping of a fellow soldier, police said Saturday.

Johnathan Simpson, 26, was arrested Friday and charged with first-degree rape, first-degree kidnapping and sexual battery, accor...

Barack Obama, Donald Trump

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Trump a punch line at Correspondents' dinner?

He's a real estate mogul, a reality show pioneer and now a political phenom on his way to becoming the Republican presidential nominee.

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Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'

Molly Malone still cries when she talks about her son.

Last October, the Atlanta woman got a phone call that every parent dreads. Her son Patrick Hall had been found dead in a hotel room, victim of a heroin overdose. He was 29.

"Heroin is a game change...

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Texas flooding kills woman, 4 grandchildren

By the time Lenda Asberry and her four grandchildren tried to leave home in the dark of night, rapidly rising floodwaters already were up to the roof, police in eastern Texas say -- too late, it turned out, for a safe escape.

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Building collapse in Kenya, at least 12 killed

Hours after a residential building collapsed in a heap of rubble in Kenya's capital, a man emerged, triumphant, holding up a baby wrapped in a pink blanket as the crowd of rescuers and onlookers cheered.

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Here we go again! Powerball jackpot reaches $314 million

Have you bought your Powerball ticket?

Kenya Ivory Burn

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Kenya to torch record amounts of ivory

Twelve ivory towers burned in Kenya on Saturday, sending thick plumes of ash and smoke over Nairobi National Park as elephant and rhino tusks smoldered.

A rainy Saturday afternoon brought together heads of state from several African nations and hundr...

Michael Bloomberg

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Bloomberg to college grads: Keep demagoguery out of the White House

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Saturday urged college students to reject "demagogues" in the presidential race -- chastising both Republicans and Democrats, though he didn't mention any candidates by name.

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Body of 'Russian Rambo' flown home

Alexander Prokhorenko was battling to free the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. But he found himself surrounded by Islamic militants. He feared that he would be captured, tortured, killed and his body mutilated.

He preferred to die with dignity.

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William and Kate celebrate 5th anniversary

Kate Middleton, Prince William, wedding day

CNN

Prince William and Kate Middleton celebrated their fifth wedding anniversary on April 29. Here's a look back at the headlines from around the world when the royal couple announced the birth of Prince George, the heir to the throne.

Protesters, supporters clash at Trump events

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As Donald Trump has emerged as the front-runner of the Republican presidential candidates, increasingly violent protests and demonstrations have plagued his campaign events across the country.

America's top 10 best-selling cereals

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With Sunday marking the 75th anniversary of the debut of Cheerios, check out where the breakfast classic ranks among America's 10 best selling cereals.

Recent big mergers and acquisitions

Comcast, Dreamworks

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Comcast's major announcement on April 28 that it was acquiring Dreamworks Animation for $3.8 billion added to a busy week of large-scale business transactions. Abbott Laboratories announced its purchasing St. Jude Medical for $25 billion and Carlson hotels, which owns the Radisson brand, is being bought by the HNA Group in China. Check out some the biggest mergers and acquisitions from recent years:

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