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  • Have been a frequent weapon of militants in Afghanistan, India and Pakistan. Al-Qaeda's branch in Yemen once published an online manual on how to make one.

    A runner stands at a security gate near the scene of a twin bombing at the Boston Marathon on April 16, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.
    LAST UPDATE : Apr 16, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT
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  • A man walks past an abandoned army bridge that was targeted by metal robbers, at the village of Adendro, in northern Greece.

    Greeks are targeting many infrastructure projects, gouging out the metal and selling it for scrap to feed ravenous demand driven by China and India.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 11, 2013, 3:44 AM EST
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  • Zac Vawter's stands on his bionic leg after he arriving on the 103rd floor of Willis Tower, becoming the first person ever to complete the task wearing the mind-controlled prosthetic limb, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012 in Chicago.

    Zac Vawter climbed 103 floors of Chicago's iconic Willis Tower, becoming the first person ever to complete the task wearing a mind-controlled prosthetic limb.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 10:00 PM EST
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