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at 01:08 on May 26, 2015, EDT.

Fire sweeps through privately run rest home in central China, killing 38 people

BEIJING, China - A fire swept through a rest home in central China, killing 38 people and injuring six, Chinese authorities said Tuesday.

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at 00:35 on May 26, 2015, EDT.

Malaysia says jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 suspected graves

WANG KELIAN, Malaysia - Malaysian authorities say a cluster of abandoned jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 suspected graves as well as barbed-wire pens likely used to cage migrants, shedding more light on a regional trade that preyed on some of Southeast Asia's most desperate people.

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at 00:32 on May 26, 2015, EDT.

The Latest on severe weather: Flash flood emergency declared in Houston area amid heavy rain

11:15 p.m. CDT

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at 18:50 on May 25, 2015, EDT.

AP source: Cleveland reaches settlement with US Justice Department over policing

WASHINGTON - A senior federal law enforcement official says Cleveland has reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by the city's police department.

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at 22:56 on May 25, 2015, EDT.

Twister kills 13 in Mexico border city; 12 people reported missing in Texas flash flooding

CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico - A tornado raged through a city on the U.S.-Mexico border Monday, destroying homes, flinging cars like matchsticks and ripping an infant away from its mother. At least 13 people were killed, authorities said.

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at 18:26 on May 25, 2015, EDT.

Seafood-tracking phone app would be latest in booming world of food traceability technology

PORTLAND, Maine - After eyeing a piece of haddock on the supermarket counter, a customer scans a code and finds out the fish was caught in the waters of Georges Bank and learns the name of the fishing boat — and maybe even sees a picture of the smiling, rain-slickened fisherman who reeled it in. Welcome to the future of buying New England seafood.

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Recent World Headlines

26.05.2015

Fire sweeps through privately run rest home in central China, killing 38 people

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26.05.2015

Malaysia says jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 suspected graves

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26.05.2015

The Latest on severe weather: Flash flood emergency declared in Houston area amid heavy rain

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25.05.2015

AP source: Cleveland reaches settlement with US Justice Department over policing

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