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Sicilian doc hopes baby who lost mom at sea inspires others

A doctor on a tiny island off Sicily is hoping a 9-month-old Nigerian girl, who lost her mother at sea, will change opinions regarding migrants
Published: 05/28/16

Child still critical after lightning hits 11 in Paris park

A spokesman for Paris' fire service says eight children and three adults were struck by lightning Saturday in a Paris park after a sudden spring storm sent a bolt crashing down upon a children's birthday party
Published: 05/28/16

Real Madrid wins the 2016 Champions League final

Real Madrid wins the 2016 Champions League final
Published: 05/28/16

Drug lord 'Chapo' Guzman's lawyers split on extradition case

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's fight to stave off extradition to the United States has led to a schism between his own lawyers
Published: 05/28/16

Syria rebels attacked by IS militants, government troops

Islamic State militants enter Syrian opposition stronghold in country's north, clash with rebels on town edges
Published: 05/28/16

Italian, Irish, German ships save over 650 migrants at sea

Led by Italy, a flotilla of ships saved 668 migrants from smugglers' boats in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast Libya, officials say _ bringing the week's total of migrants plucked from the sea to a staggering 13,000 people
Published: 05/28/16

UN health agency rejects call to postpone Rio Olympics

The World Health Organization has rejected a call from 150 health experts to consider the postponement or relocation of the Rio Summer Olympics, arguing that the move would make no significant difference to the spread of the Zika virus
Published: 05/28/16

Lightning hits children's soccer match in Germany

Police say more than 30 people were taken to hospitals after lighting struck at the end of a c
Published: 05/28/16

Iran arrest 8 people for making 'obscene' music videos

An online report in Iran says authorities have arrested eight people for involvement in producing allegedly "obscene" music videos
Published: 05/28/16

The Latest: Dramatic scenes as 11 hit by lightning treated

Footage shot by the fire service in Paris shows a dramatic scene at a bank that was commandeered as a makeshift treatment center after eight children and three adults were hit by lightning during a child's birthday party
Published: 05/28/16