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Flooding in South Carolina

Torrential rains leave at least eight dead.

Mudslide engulfs Guatemalan town

Mud and rock engulfed Santa Catarina Pinula, burying alive families, killing at least 137 people and leaving hundreds unaccounted for.

Hot air in Albuquerque

Balloons fill the sky during the 2015 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

Stripped down at Air France

An Air France executive has his shirt ripped off by angry employees after a meeting about mass job cuts.

Tension in Jerusalem

Recent weeks have seen rising tensions in the region.

Blessing of the animals

Pet owners have their animals blessed every year on the day of Saint Francis of Assisi.

French Riviera flash floods

Flash floods prompt the government to declare a natural disaster in the tourist region.

School shooting in Oregon

The aftermath of the shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.

Migrants on the move

Migrants and refugees seek a better life as Europe deals with the biggest immigration crisis since World War Two.

Life on L.A.'s Skid Row

Los Angeles officials last week moved to declare the rising problem of homelessness an "emergency" in the city.