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Raw: Firefighters Rescue Puppy Stuck in Tire

Raw: Firefighters Rescue Puppy Stuck in Tire

AP (Aug. 26, 2014) It took Houston firefighters more than an hour to free a puppy who got its head stuck in a tire. (Aug. 26) Video provided by AP
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India Doctors Remove Foetus Left Inside Mother for 36 Years

India Doctors Remove Foetus Left Inside Mother for 36 Years

AFP (Aug. 26, 2014) Doctors in India have removed the skeleton of a foetus that had been inside a woman for 36 years in what is believed to be the world's longest ectopic pregnancy, a doctor says. Duration: 00:53 Video provided by AFP
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Raw: Elk Wanders Into German Office Building

Raw: Elk Wanders Into German Office Building

AP (Aug. 25, 2014) A young bull elk wandered inside the office building of a company in Dresden, Germany on Monday. The elk became trapped between a wall and glass windows while rescue workers tried to rescue him safely. (Aug. 25) Video provided by AP
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Classical Music Adds Delicate Notes to South African Wine

Classical Music Adds Delicate Notes to South African Wine

AFP (Aug. 25, 2014) In the competitive world of South African wines, one vineyard is hoping to gives its grapes the edge - by playing them classical music day and night. Duration: 01:41 Video provided by AFP
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