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AP PHOTOS: Historic floods inundate Balkans

A Bosnian man walks on a damaged railway track near Tuzla 140 kms north of Sarajevo, Bosnia, Saturday May 17, 2014. Packed into buses, boats and helicopters, carrying nothing but a handful of belongings, tens of thousands fled their homes Saturday in Bosnia and Serbia, seeking to...
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Thousands flee, 25 die in record Balkan floods

People build a dam made up of sandbags by the bank of the Sava river in Sremska Mitrovica, 90 kilometers west of Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, May 17, 2014. Record flooding in the Balkans leaves at least 20 people dead in Serbia and Bosnia and is forcing tens of thousands to flee...
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35-foot-tall sugar sculpture honors black workers

Visitors view “A Subtlety or the Marvelous Sugar Baby,” by artist Kara Walker, on display inside the former Domino Sugar Refinery, located in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY, Saturday, May 17, 2014. Four tons of sugar were used to create the...
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CANNES WATCH: Hayek’s nod, Baruchel’s ‘Star Wars’

Actress Salma Hayek holds up a sign reading “bring back our girls”, part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as she arrives for the screening of Saint-Laurent at...
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Rangers rout Canadiens 7-2 in Game 1

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, reaches for a loose puck around Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban (76) during the second period in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs against in Montreal on Saturday, May 17,...
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Schools seek upgrades to entice healthy eating

Students eat their lunch in the cafeteria at Thomas Jefferson High School in Dallas, Friday, April 18, 2014. The cafeteria is among those in the Dallas Independent School District that have been upgraded in the last several years. School districts across the U.S. have been making...
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Calmer winds help firefighters gain control

Smoke plumes rise behind the Marine Corps Camp Pendleton entrance Friday, May 16, 2014, in Oceanside, Calif. San Diego County officials said Friday five wildfires have been 100 percent contained. Still, crews were focusing efforts on two large fires — one in the city of...
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Browns QB Johnny Manziel: ‘I’m just a rookie’

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) stretches before a rookie minicamp practice at the NFL football team’s facility in Berea, Ohio Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan) Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) stretches before a rookie minicamp...
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Atletico wins Spanish title with 1-1 tie at Barca

Atletico’s Diego Godin from Uruguay, left celebrates with team mates after scoring his side’s first goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP...
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Arsenal ends 9-year title drought with FA Cup win

Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny, bottom right, holds his leg after taking a knock when scoring his sides second goal during the English FA Cup final soccer match between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley Stadium in London, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)...