All victims identified after train hits school bus on French rail crossing
The four children killed in a crash involving a regional train and a school bus close to the border with Spain have been identified, French authorities said.
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California issues first licences for its legal marijuana market
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India’s first ever Happiness Minister goes on run following murder
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At least 13 killed as fishing boat capsizes after collision with ship
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