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Iran Announces Abrupt End to Russia's Airbase Access

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 10:04am
Russia will no longer be using an Iranian air base to launch strikes over Syria, officials in both countries said Monday.
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It's Not Only Omran: Countless Kids Suffer in Hellish Aleppo

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 9:01am
The International Committee for the Red Cross recently described the battle for Aleppo as "one of the most devastating conflicts in modern times."
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Rio says goodbye to the 2016 Summer

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 8:56am
Rio says goodbye to the 2016 Summer Olympics during a closing ceremony filled with Samba, fireworks and fun.
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'They Will Kill Me': Medalist Makes Defiant Protest in Rio

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 8:25am
Olympic silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa made a gesture of protest and now fears he will be arrested or even killed if he returns home to Ethiopia.
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Climate Scientists Get a Rare View of Alaska

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 7:41am
Each summer, scientists gathering climate data board a helicopter for rarely-seen remote locations in Alaska's northern national parks.
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History Is Made, Twice, at War Crimes Court

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 7:34am
An Islamic extremist pleaded guilty at the International Criminal Court for destroying historic mausoleums in the Malian desert city of Timbuktu.
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Pfizer to Acquire Cancer Drug Maker Medivation for $14B

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 6:42am
Pfizer is in advanced talks to acquire U.S. cancer drug company Medivation for close to $14 billion, as it seeks to boost its oncology portfolio.
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Sheldon Adelson Continues to Snub Donald Trump

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 6:39am
One of the GOP's most prominent high-dollar donors is steering clear of Donald Trump.
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KNOW IT ALL: Monday's Top 8 Stories at NBC News

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 6:32am
Here are some of the stories we're following today.
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Dad's Co-Worker Arrested for Daughter's Kidnap, Murder

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 5:22am
A 25-year-old Minnesota man has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and killing his co-worker's 5-year-old daughter, officials said.
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Teen Rapper 'Swipey' Is Shot Dead

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 5:12am
Prince George's County police say Douglas Brooks — better known as "Swipey" — was found fatally shot outside an apartment complex.
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Philippines Drug-War Deaths Spike as Criticism Mounts

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 5:07am
Senator Leila de Lima, a staunch critic of the president, started a two-day congressional inquiry into the "unprecedented" killings.
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Aid Worker on Aleppo: 'You're Literally Waiting for Death'

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 4:39am
British aid worker Tauqir "Tox" Sharif describes his experience of journeying into the besieged city of Aleppo to deliver aid.
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Trump Campaign: Deportation Force 'to Be Determined'

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 4:16am
Trump's new campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, was interviewed about Donald Trump's immigration plan on Sunday.
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Super Mario — aka Japan's PM — Steals Show in Rio

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 3:59am
How do you connect the current host of the Summer Olympics, Rio de Janeiro, and the next, Tokyo? Send in Super Mario.
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Surfer Collapses and Dies During Fundraising Event

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 3:10am
The man, who has not been identified, was surfing in a UCSD Heart Cancer fundraiser event near the Scripps Institute of Oceanography.
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Rio Olympics Closes With Brazilian Extravaganza

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 3:05am
Fireworks and fanfare featured at the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
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Why Next Olympic Host City Is Confident (With a Capital C)

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 2:26am
The closing ceremony in Rio will start the clock ticking for 547 days until PyeongChang 2018.
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Pregnant Woman Among 5 Killed in Alabama Massacre

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 2:26am
Suspect Derrick Ryan Dearman, 27, will be charged with six counts of murder, officials said Sunday.
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Top 16 Record-Breaking, Memory-Making Moments in Rio

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 1:32am
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