Colin Dwyer

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Jimmy Carter Is 'Okay' After Dehydration Scare At Habitat For Humanity Site

Thursday, July 13, 2017

The 92-year-old former president was working with the charity in Canada when he "became dehydrated" and was taken to a hospital Thursday. Carter says to "keep building," according to the group.

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Texas Police Make Odd Withdrawal From ATM: A Man Who Was Trapped Inside

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Customers who visited an ATM in Corpus Christi, Texas, kept receiving a curious note with their receipts: "Please help." Finally, someone contacted the police. "It was just crazy," an officer said.

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At Least 12 People Killed In Cameroon Suicide Bombing

Thursday, July 13, 2017

More than 40 others were injured in the attack, which targeted a small town on the border with Nigeria. No group immediately claimed responsibility, but the bombing bears hallmarks of Boko Haram.

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Former Brazilian President Lula Convicted Of Corruption, Sentenced To Prison

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The conviction handed down Wednesday carries a prison sentence of nine and a half years for the popular ex-president. Still, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva remains free as he appeals the verdict.

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China Dispatches Troops To Djibouti To Set Up Its First Overseas Base

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The move is historic for Beijing, which has aimed to project a presence in Africa: "This base will support China's navy to go farther afield," state-run media say, "and it is of great significance."

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European Court Of Human Rights Upholds Belgium's Ban On Full-Face Veils

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The 2011 law, which bars wearing clothing that "partially or totally covers the face" in public, had come under fire for allegedly violating Muslim women's rights to privacy and freedom of religion.

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After 27 Years, Kermit The Frog Is Getting A New Voice

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Puppeteer Steve Whitmire has voiced the iconic star of the Muppets since 1990, when he took over after show creator Jim Henson's death. Now, longtime Muppets veteran Matt Vogel is assuming the mantle.

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Militants Kill 7 Pilgrims In Kashmir — But The Pilgrimage Carries On

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

A bus came under gunfire Monday evening in the disputed region. Indian politicians condemned the violence Tuesday, yet praised the actions of the driver who carried the rest of the pilgrims to safety.

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Tillerson Arrives In Kuwait, Opening Days-Long Dialogue On Qatar Standoff

Monday, July 10, 2017

The U.S. secretary of state will also visit Qatar and Saudi Arabia. The latter has joined three other countries in isolating tiny Qatar. The shuttle diplomacy marks a shift in approach for Tillerson.

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Suspected Cholera Cases Pass 300,000 In Yemen, Red Cross Says

Monday, July 10, 2017

The unfolding epidemic in the war-ravaged country "continues to spiral out of control," the International Committee of the Red Cross announced Monday.

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Iraq Reclaims Historic Mosul Mosque, Saying ISIS 'Caliphate' Has Fallen

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Though the mosque now lies in ruins, the moment marks a symbolic victory for Iraqis, who watched three years ago as ISIS declared a "caliphate" from its pulpit. But the fight is by no means over.

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Boaty McBoatface Makes Its Triumphant Return, Hauling 'Unprecedented Data'

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The curiously named submersible wrapped up its inaugural voyage last week. And, as the British Antarctic Survey noted Wednesday, Boaty acquitted itself well on the seven-week expedition.

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Michael Bond, The 'Giant' Behind Paddington Bear, Dies At 91

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

"Mr. and Mrs. Brown first met Paddington on a railway platform" — and readers first met Paddington with those words in 1958. Bond, who died Tuesday, turned that bear into an unforgettable friend.

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Brazilian President Michel Temer Is Formally Charged With Corruption

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The indictment handed down Monday night by Brazil's top prosecutor makes Temer the first sitting president in the country's history to be charged with a crime. And the legal saga is far from finished.

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Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Ukraine; Experts Say It's Spreading Globally

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Some have called the previously seen malware "Petya," though others say it is "a new ransomware that has not been seen before." It has been reported in at least a half-dozen countries.

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What Does It Take To Move A 10-Story Tree A Couple Of City Blocks?

Sunday, June 25, 2017

That answer, as seen Sunday in Boise, Idaho: $300,000 and a lot of determination. St. Luke's Health System, which moved the historic sequoia, says it "was never even an option" to cut it down.

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PHOTOS: Here's How Muslims Worldwide Are Celebrating Ramadan's End

Sunday, June 25, 2017

For many Muslims around the world, Sunday marks the start of Eid al-Fitr, a time of prayer and celebration. Here's a peek at the festivities, which are often as different as the places they're held.

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For Besieged Marawi Residents, A Brief Respite Ends In Gunfire

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Partly to mark the end of Ramadan, the Philippine military declared a unilateral truce with ISIS-linked militants in the southern city. But not long after the peace expired, the violence resumed.

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Yemen Now Faces 'The Worst Cholera Outbreak In The World,' U.N. Says

Saturday, June 24, 2017

World health authorities say the war-torn nation now has upwards of 200,000 suspected cases, and that number is increasing at an average of 5,000 a day. A quarter of those who have died are children.

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PHOTOS: Meet Martha, World's Ugliest Dog

Saturday, June 24, 2017

At least that's the assessment of judges in Petaluma, Calif., where the mastiff took the crown at this year's World's Ugliest Dog Contest. And she defeated some formidable pupposition (also pictured).

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