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Karachi, Sindh, PK

Suicide bomber blew himself during a military operation in Orangi town in Karachi, Pakistan - @Karachi_Post


Tornado strikes Ciudad Acuna, Mexico

Photo: The aftermath of a tornado in Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, that has left at least 10 dead - @El_Universal_Mx

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Charter Communications bid for Time Warner Cable

Charter agrees to buy Time Warner Cable for $195 a share ($100 cash, rest in Charter Communications); the deal is signed, sources tell @CNBC


Burundi election protests

Burundi's opposition boycotts peace talks in protest after killing of an opposition leader - @Reuters


Louisiana, US

Body found in Louisiana's Tchefuncte River, authorities say - @wdsu


Severe weather in Southern US Plains, May 23-25, 2015

Editor's note: Much of North Texas, including Dallas, is under a tornado watch until 6pm CT. 'Unfortunately that potential for tornadoes does exist,” Ted Ryan at the National Weather Service told the Dallas Morning News. “And pretty much everything else.' - Tom

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Volusia, FL, US

Several children reportedly injured in Volusia County, Fla., crash - @WESH


Severe weather in Southern US Plains, May 23-25, 2015

Map: Severe thunderstorm warning for Parker and Tarrant counties in Texas until 3pm CT - @CBS11Larry


Severe weather in Southern US Plains, May 23-25, 2015

Weather service confirms large tornado in Round Mountain, Texas - @statesman

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French Open 2015

Photo: Andy Murray, the No. 3 ranked player in the world, after an opening round victory at the French Open - @rolandgarros

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Charter Communications bid for Time Warner Cable

Editor's note: The New York Times report on a possible purchase of Time Warner Cable by Charter Communications notes that talks were continuing. A pact, the paper reports, could be announced as soon as Tuesday, 'though this person cautioned that talks were continuing and might still fall apart.' - Tom

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Afghan official: 19 police officers, 7 soldiers killed in ongoing Taliban siege in Kandahar - @AP

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Centennial Airport, Centennial, CO, US

Vintage plane slides off runway at Centennial, Colo., airport - @DenverChannel

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Boko Haram attacks

Official: Boko Haram militants raid Nigerian village, hack 10 to death - @cnnbrk

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Charter Communications bid for Time Warner Cable

Charter Communications is near a deal to buy Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, source tells @nytimes

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Sources: Bangladesh Islamic State suspect worked for Coca-Cola unit - @Reuters

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Andhra Pradesh, IN

Death toll from heat wave in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, India is put at 432; no relief in forecast - @timesofindia

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Oxford, England, GB

UK police say they have found body of Jed Allen, who is suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner - @BBCBreaking


San Jose, CA, US

Photo: A car fire slows traffic on I-280 in San Jose, Calif. - @nbcbayarea

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Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

Photo: A waterspout comes ashore on Fort Lauderdale Beach, Fla., launching bounce house into the air. 3 children reported injured, 1 seriously - @fguzmanon7

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