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Whale hunters in Iceland have brought in their first big catches of the season -- two 35-ton, 65-ft.-long fin whales.
A new WWF report released Thursday finds that pollution in Asiaâ€™s Mekong River is putting dolphins in Laos and Cambodia at risk of extinction.
By Andrea Stone An editor who transmitted an apparently doctored photo of an Iranian missile test published around the world said Thursday the gaffe shows that news organizations must be careful about using government handouts.
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