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Living inside a landfill

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 12:10
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 - 11:54
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Look at me! 27 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:54
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U.S.: ISIS loses quarter of territory in Iraq

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:53
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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U.S.: ISIS loses quarter of territory in Iraq

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:53
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 - 11:52
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 - 11:52
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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'Yarmouk is my soul:' Defiant survivors stuck between ISIS and Syrian bombs

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:52
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 - 11:48
Their eyes reflect childhoods marked by tragedy. Their faces show wrinkles made deeper by pain and the passage of time.
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Why migrants are dying in the thousands to reach Italy

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:46
A destination for the destitute, Sicily is the "promised land" for thousands of migrants and refugees making the desperate journey from North Africa to Europe's Mediterranean coast. More than 10,000 people have arrived from Libya since last weekend alone, according to the Italian Coast Guard.
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Wonder at the Dead Sea

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 09:56
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Wonder in the Galapagos

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 09:56
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Wonder in Vanuatu

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 09:55
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Family portraits, for families with nothing

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 09:51
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 - 09:49
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 - 09:49
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 - 09:48
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Wonder in the Alps

CNN World - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 09:47
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 - 09:47
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