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Patty Murray wins in long fight to get VA to pay for in-vitro fertility treatments

Sen. Patty Murray of Washington declared victory Wednesday in her long battle to get the federal government to provide in-vitro fertility treatments for wounded veterans. Congress first banned the Veterans Administration from paying for in-vitro fetilization treatments in 1992, responding to concerns that assisted reproduction would result in the destruction of some fertilized embryos.

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Shimon Peres, ex-Israeli president and PM, dies at 93

Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, died early Wednesday, a person close to him confirmed. Peres was 93.

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Watch as sheep invade city in Spain after shepherd falls asleep

A flock of 1,300 sheep invaded the northeastern Spanish city of Huesca early Tuesday morning , June 7. According to reports, the shepherd looking after the flock fell asleep and the sheep decided to explore the town. The shepherd was eventually located and with the help of local police, they were able to round up the sheep and return them to their pen.
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Watch as sheep invade city in Spain after shepherd falls asleep 0:15

Watch as sheep invade city in Spain after shepherd falls asleep

Humpback whale trapped in fishing line, freed by Chilean sailors 2:12

Humpback whale trapped in fishing line, freed by Chilean sailors

Terror in Brussels 2:36

Terror in Brussels

Watch the total solar eclipse in Indonesia in 35 seconds 0:38

Watch the total solar eclipse in Indonesia in 35 seconds