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Why Venezuela keeps Colombia’s president up at night

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has confided to the White House that one of his biggest concerns is how a Venezuelan collapse could undermine years of secret meetings and formal negotiations to end the bloody civil war that has ravaged his country for more than half a century, killing tens of thousands and displacing millions.

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Children of Syria's Aleppo bear brunt of violent onslaught

The 6-year-old girl was found trapped under the rubble of her home, destroyed by an airstrike in Syria's rebel-held city of Aleppo. "Dust!" she wailed as rescue workers pried away the stones and debris on top of her, finally freeing her and placing her on a stretcher as she screamed for her father.

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Images from the world's biggest beer party: Germany's Oktoberfest

Oktorberfest 2016 is underway in Germany right now. This year, an estimated six million people are expected to attend the party, which began Sept. 17 and ends Monday.
Video compiled by David Caraccio / photos by Matthias Schrader
Images from the world's biggest beer party: Germany's Oktoberfest 1:40

Images from the world's biggest beer party: Germany's Oktoberfest

Hubble directly images possible water plumes on Jupiter moon Europa 2:06

Hubble directly images possible water plumes on Jupiter moon Europa

Myanmar temblor damages ancient temples 0:53

Myanmar temblor damages ancient temples

This is Chernobyl: 30 years after the nuclear disaster 2:45

This is Chernobyl: 30 years after the nuclear disaster