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  4 wks | Measles cases surge more than 300% in Europe

              Europe saw a four-fold increase in the number of measles cases in 2017, just a year after the number of cases of the highly contagious disease fell to an all-time low, the World Health Organization reported on Tuesday.   



 4 months | U.S. issues travel alert for Europe over terror threat

              The United States has issued a travel alert for Europe, warning U.S. citizens of the "heightened risk of terrorist attacks" during the upcoming holiday season. Last year's festivities were marked by deadly attacks in Germany and Turkey.   



 1 yr | Zika virus expected to reach Europe this summer

              The Zika virus is expected to spread in Europe in late spring and during the summer, though the overall likelihood of an outbreak on the continent is low to moderate, health officials said on Wednesday.   

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 2 yrs | U.N. refugee agency: 410 Migrants Deaths, 132K Arrive By Sea in 2016

              The U.N. refugee agency warned Tuesday, the number of refugees and migrants making the perilous sea journey to Europe in the past two months nearly matches the entire first half of last year. Almost 132,000 people made the journey in January and February.   

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 2 yrs | 710,000 migrants and refugees entered the European Union so far this year - Frontex

              The total number of migrants and refugees who have crossed into the European Union so far this year has risen to more than 710,000, according to Frontex, the agency that manages the security of the EU's external borders. The numbers are far higher than the 282,000 migrants recorded in all of 2014. (more)   

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Queensland Amber Alert: Baby boy missing from Mango Hill

White House Communications Director Hope Hicks to resign

4 people found dead at home in Ryerson, Ontario

Florida Amber Alert: Juliet Odierna abducted from Cape Coral

Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School on lockdown



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