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Pope says the world 'is at war'

Pope Francis, visiting Poland for World Youth Day, says that violence around the world shows that the world 'is at war.' CNN's Lynda Kinkade and John Allen discuss the Pontiff's remarks.

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Fire chief: Omaha house explosion that killed 1 was accident

Fire officials say an explosion that leveled an Omaha house and killed one person was an accident

Researchers seeing more sharks up and down the East Coast

Marine researchers say shark sightings are up slightly along the East Coast this summer

AP source: Site for Obama's presidential library chosen

The exact location for President Barack Obama's presidential library has been chosen

For Rohingya Refugees, The US Feels Like Being Born Again

The new Rohingya Culture Center of Chicago is a safe refuge for these persecuted Muslims.

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Man Pulled Over with 2,000 Pounds of Rice in Minivan

A man in the UK was pulled over when his van looked like it was overweight. It was, it was full with close to a ton of rice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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After Another ISIS Attack, Piers Morgan Calls For Stricter Immigration

Piers Morgan penned an editorial for the Daily Mail, calling for tighter borders after two ISIS fighters killed a priest in Normandy, France.

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Gunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostage

Police in Armenia say gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station for 10 days have taken an ambulance crew hostage after they came in to help the wounded following an exchange of fire with officers

UN accuses Boko Haram of 'almost unimaginable' brutality

The UN humanitarian chief is accusing Boko Haram of "almost unimaginable" violence and brutality that has forced massive numbers of people to flee their homes and led to unprecedented number of people in need

The 'Corpse Flower' Smells Like Rotting Flesh and is Blooming in NYC

A planed dubbed 'The Corpse Flower' earned its name because it smells like rotting flesh when it's in bloom. New York City is about to experience it. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.

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Democrats highlight diversity, but face gap with white men

The Democratic National Convention has been a deliberate tribute to the party's diversity, but also highlights Democrats' continued struggle with white men

Ronald Reagan's Would-be Killer Will Be Freed

A federal judge ruled John Hinckley Jr. is no longer a danger to himself or society.

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Jefferson Parish deputy shoots, kills robbery suspect

A sheriff's office says a man has been shot and killed by deputies outside New Orleans

Nintendo $50 million down, but not out

A $50 million loss may take the shine off the launch of Pokemon Go, but it's not all bad for Nintendo. This round of quarterly earnings didn't include any profits from the hit app, and in general, analysts are confident there will be good news to come next time around. Ryan Brooks reports.

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Judge dismisses manslaughter charge against Florida deputy

A judge has dismissed a manslaughter charge against a Florida deputy who claimed self- defense in the fatal shooting of a black man carrying what turned out to be an air rifle

Trump Says Churches Can't Get Political, But He's Only Partially Right

Churches and all nonprofit organizations can be politically active — if they do it the right way.

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Ex-CIA director: Trump 'not qualified' to be President

Former CIA Director Leon Panetta tells Christiane Amanpour that Donald Trump doesn't understand the implications of being President of the United States.

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Comey: Conversations about encryption issue still needed

FBI Director James Comey says conversations still need to be held about encryption before tragedy forces US officials to deal with the issue

Israel: Barriers to peace with Palestinians unchanged

David Keyes, spokesman for the Israeli Prime Minister, responds to Christiane Amanpour's interview with the country's former Prime Minister Ehud Barak.

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The Latest: Prosecutors drop charges in Freddie Gray case

Prosecutors have dropped the remaining charges against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction

Church official seeks bail after high court nixes conviction

A former Philadelphia church official imprisoned over his handling of abuse complaints is seeking bail after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted him a new trial

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Wisconsin girls lose appeal in Slender Man attack

A Wisconsin state appeals court has ruled that two girls accused of trying to kill their classmate in an attempt to please the fictional horror character Slender Man should be tried as adults

Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is So Loud It Heats Up The Planet

Jupiter's biggest storm is so energetic, its noise alone helps raise the temperature of the atmosphere to an extreme.

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Monkeys Destroy Voter Lists in Thailand

Ahead of a referendum monkeys got into a polling station and destroyed voter lists. Thankfully everything should be back to normal before the vote actually happens. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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