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Earth smashes temperature record for the third straight year

Scientists reported on Wednesday that the Earth reached its highest temperature on record in 2016 – trouncing a record set only a year earlier, which beat one set in 2014. It is the first time in the modern era of global warming data that temperatures have blown past the previous record three years in a row.

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Italy crews work through night after avalanche hits hotel

Rescue crews who reached the four-star mountain resort on skis found only eerie silence Thursday after a huge avalanche flattened the hotel, trapping more than 30 people inside. Two bodies were recovered, but the search for survivors was hampered by heavy snowfall and fears the buildings would collapse.

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Watch the raid that re-captured El Chapo from a Marine's POV

Footage from the Mexican authorities depicts the raid in Los Mochis in Sinaloa state, Mexico, that led to the re-capture of with the world's most-wanted drug boss, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
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Watch the raid that re-captured El Chapo from a Marine's POV 3:12

Watch the raid that re-captured El Chapo from a Marine's POV

Texas mother and daughter heading to DC during inauguration 1:20

Texas mother and daughter heading to DC during inauguration

Chilean Navy helicopter pilot shoots video of UFO 10:00

Chilean Navy helicopter pilot shoots video of UFO

President Obama's way with words 3:28

President Obama's way with words

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