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Living inside a landfill

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 1:10pm
About 100 families live inside the Boragaon landfill in Guwahati, India. Every day, they search the area for treasure — a tiny scrap of metal, a bit of plastic, maybe a bone. They use large hooks to sort through the garbage, which sometimes reaches two or three stories high. But photographer Timothy Bouldry says the people who live at the landfill are actually "content. They are not jaded by modern civilization."
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Look at me! 27 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:54pm
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U.S.: ISIS loses quarter of territory in Iraq

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:53pm
The Pentagon released a map this week showing coalition forces have taken back 25-30% of Iraqi territory seized by ISIS.
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Three weeks of Saudi strikes in Yemen, no peace in sight

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:52pm
Thursday will mark three weeks since Saudi Arabia began airstrikes on Houthi rebels in Yemen. But there is as yet little sign that the rebels are being driven back, that the fighting in Yemen is dying down or that lives there are being saved.
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'Yarmouk is my soul:' Defiant survivors stuck between ISIS and Syrian bombs

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:52pm
Even in the horror of Syria's civil war, there are few places that showcase the scale of the destruction -- and the senselessness of the loss of life -- more than the Yarmouk camp on the outskirts of Damascus.
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Faces of a stolen generation

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:48pm
Their eyes reflect childhoods marked by tragedy. Their faces show wrinkles made deeper by pain and the passage of time.
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Wonder at the Dead Sea

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:56am
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Wonder in the Galapagos

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:56am
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Wonder in Vanuatu

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:55am
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Family portraits, for families with nothing

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:51am
Photographer Alexia Webster was tired of always taking pictures. Instead, she decided to give some back.
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'Underwater Babies'

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:49am
In his latest book, "Underwater Babies," photographer Seth Casteel one-ups the cuteness factor found in his previous underwater portraits of dogs and puppies.
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'Supertide' isolates French island

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:49am
Thousands gathered to see the moment an unusually high tide surrounded the historic site of Mont Saint-Michel in northern France.
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The week in 47 photos

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:48am
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Wonder in the Alps

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:47am
The season finale of "The Wonder List" highlights the beauty of the French Alps.
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Wonder in Venice

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:47am
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Rare photos of bin Laden's Afghan hideout

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:47am
Photographs quietly introduced as evidence in the latest major terrorism trial in Manhattan federal court offer a rare look inside Osama bin Laden's lair -- years before al Qaeda flew hijacked planes into buildings or bombed U.S. Embassies in Africa and even before the FBI placed bin Laden on its Most Wanted List.
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Asiana Airlines plane overshoots runway

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:34am
An Asiana Airlines plane overran a runway while landing at Japan's Hiroshima Airport on Tuesday evening, according to Japanese fire department and Transportation Ministry sources.
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The Pope's old iPad sells for $30,500

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 9:19am
It seems iPads hold their value pretty well, especially if they have papal connections
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U.N. slaps arms embargo on Yemen's Houthis

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 9:16am
The U.N. Security Council voted Tuesday in favor of an arms embargo on Houthis -- the minority group that has taken over large swaths of Yemen, including its capital, Sanaa -- and supporters of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
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