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Commandos storm Dhaka restaurant, find 5 bodies; 12 rescued

Bangladesh forces stormed a restaurant where heavily armed militants held dozens of people hostage for 10 hours Saturday morning, triggering explosions and finding at least five bodies lying in pools of blood. Japan’s government said that 12 people were rescued.

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Hundreds of grown-ups learn about life from an 8-year-old Merriam boy

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