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Global warming

Videographic about global warming. Temperatures in southern Australia topped 49 degrees on Thursday, shattering previous records.
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Videographic illustrating and explaining how the European Union works. European leaders will try once again Thursday to agree on a compromise EU leader after political groups failed to unite behind a candidate.
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The European Union

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Europe's multinational parliament

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