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At least 35 people are killed and dozens more wounded when an attacker opens fire on New Year's Eve revelers at a nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey, according to the local governor.
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At least 50 people were killed and others injured after gunmen attacked a Catholic church in Nigeria's Ondo state during mass on Sunday, a doctor and local media reported. A doctor at a hospital in Owo, a town in the state in Nigeria's southwest, told Reuters that no fewer than 50 bodies had been moved to the FMC (Federal Medical Center) in Owo and to St. Louis Catholic Hospital.
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