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More than 700 dead after stampede at Mecca

September 30, 2015

By Claudia Lombardo Contributing Writer On Thursday, Sept. 24, at least 769 people were killed at the Muslim holy site of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, during a sudden stampede. Millions of Muslims were gathered for the Stoning the De...

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