French breast implant fears spread around world. Fears over the safety of silicone breast implants made by a now defunct French firm spread to Australia, South America and across Europe on Thursday as French officials prepared to decide if thousands of women should have their implants surgically removed.
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Multiple blasts rip through Baghdad. A series of bombings hit Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 63 people in the first big assault attack on Iraq's capital since a sectarian crisis erupted within its government just days after the U.S. troop withdrawal.
Vladimir Putin points to US drones, special forces in killing of Gaddafi. Vladimir Putin, firing back after a critical John McCain tweet, has accused the US of involvement in the death of Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi.
Nigeria on alert as Shell announces worst oil spill in a decade. The oil company says up to 40,000 barrels of crude oil was spilled 75 miles off the coast of the Niger delta.