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Mass graves of thousands of ISIL victims found, UN reports
Mass graves of thousands of ISIL victims found, UN reports

In a report issued on Tuesday, the United Nations announced the discovery of more than 200 mass graves in territory previously under the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The sites were located in northwestern Iraq, in Nineveh, Kirkuk, Salah al-Din, and Anbar provinces, each site containing from as few as eight, up to many thousands of sets of human remains.

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Pakistan Supreme Court acquits Asia Bibi from blasphemy charges after eight years of confinement
Pakistan Supreme Court acquits Asia Bibi from blasphemy charges after eight years of confinement

The Pakistani Supreme Court acquitted Asia Bibi from blastphemy charges. Asia Bibi is a Christian who was sentenced to death by hanging in November 2010 and remained in confinement on death row for the past eight years awaiting a final decision,.

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Storm causes building wall at Amazon.com warehouse to collapse
Storm causes building wall at Amazon.com warehouse to collapse

A storm caused a building to partially collapse in the Amazon Fulfillment Center at the warehouse of Amazon.com, a US-based online retailer, in south-east Baltimore, Maryland, United States. The storm removed the roof of the building, causing a 50 foot concrete wall 8 inches thick to collapse.

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Ross Edgley swims around Great Britain for first time in history
Ross Edgley swims around Great Britain for first time in history

On Sunday, Ross Edgley, aged 33, completed his 157-day (five-month) staged swim around Great Britain mainland. He went ashore at Margate, Thanet, Kent, England at 8:40 a.m. local time. This was the first time a human swam the roughly 2,800 km (1750 miles) around the island.

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Convicted double murderer executed by electric chair in Tennessee, US
Convicted double murderer executed by electric chair in Tennessee, US

The state of Tennessee, United States executed Edmund Zagorski. Zagorski had been convicted of killing two people in 1983.

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