A woman passes a city sign in Helsinki, Finland

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A Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play sleeper
United States Consumer Product Safety Comission

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Police: Child who shot Virginia teacher brought handgun from home

1:49Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's former president, meets with supporters outside a vacation home in Florida.
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Electric vehicle chargers.

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Authorities In Brazil Seek To Punish Pro-Bolsonaro Rioters

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Eraldo Peres / AP

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A subway passenger, injured when two subway trains collided, is taken on a stretcher to a waiting ambulance.
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Subway Train Collision In Mexico City Kills 1, Injures 57

A relative of injured people reacts as she talks to a phone at a hospital following a traffic accident.
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19 Dead In China Crash As Holiday Travel Rush Gets Underway

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3:53Ascutney Mountain in Vermont
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Rick Bowmer / AP

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Women protest the death of 22-year-old woman Mahsa Amini who was detained by the morality police, in Tehran, Iran.
AP Photo

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1:56A sign shows support for injured Buffalo Bills NFL football player Damar Hamlin
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Buffalo Residents Show Community Support Amid Tragedies

Police lights are shown.

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California Investigating Assault Against Female Truck Driver

3:11A support beam is seen inside a storm damaged California restaurant.
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8 Dead In Utah Murder-Suicide After Wife Sought Divorce

2:19People remove items from a mobile home struck by a fallen tree.

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3:49Prototype of the ASKA A5 vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) vehicle

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