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US Has Seen Chemical Weapons Activity in Syria, Pentagon Says
New York Times A child receiving treatment at a hospital in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria, after a nerve agent was used in an attack in April. The White House has accused the Syrian government of preparing a new chemical attack. Credit Omar Haj Kadour/Agence France-Presse... ---

Facebook hits two billion users
A quarter of the world's population now use the social network every month.

CNN obtains undercover video from Raqqa
CNN has exclusively obtained undercover video from Raqqa, Syria, the city ISIS calls its capital. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh breaks down the extraordinary footage.

DOCTOR IS OUT? VA whistleblower faces ax unless Trump acts
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NYC subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring 34
NEW YORK (AP) -- A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in minor injuries as hundreds of people were evacuated from trains along the subway line....

Colombia's FARC rebels turn in weapons, end armed war with government
MESETAS, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels concluded their disarmament on Tuesday, handing in all but a few of their individual weapons to the United Nations and ending their role in a half-century war that killed more than 220,000 and displaced millions.

Youth move: Why crown prince may struggle to win over young Saudis
Youth move: Why crown prince may struggle to win over young SaudisThe naming of 31-year-old Mohammed bin Salman as Saudi Arabia's crown prince was more than a power play. For more than half a century, the Saudi throne has been passed down between the increasingly aging sons of state founder Abdulaziz Ibn Saud – transferring power between septuagenarians and octogenarians. Recommended: How much do you know about Saudi Arabia?