Aid Convoy Comes Under Fire in Syrian City

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_d667df4cc6.jpgAFP/Getty Images (DAMASCUS, Syria) -- Very little was accomplished during the first round of peace talks between the Syrian government and opposition forces other than agreeing to allow some humanitarian relief workers to enter the city of Homs where residents remain under siege. However, efforts to deliver aid turned dangerous when a United Nation-led convoy came under mortar and firearms attack on Saturday.

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Gunman Kills Two in Russian Church

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_037eddfa03.jpg/AFP/Getty Images (MOSCOW) -- A gunman opened fire in a church on a Russian island in the Pacific. Investigators say two people were killed, including a nun. Six others were wounded. The suspect, who works as a security guard, has been detained. The shooting happened in a Russian Orthodox cathedral on Sakhalin Island.

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Amid Uproar Over Stray Cull, Putin Brought His Own Dog to Sochi

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_08c38c7cee.jpgMIKHAIL KLIMENTIEV/AFP/Getty Images (SOCHI, Russia) -- Amid international uproar over Sochi's plans to cull an untold numbers of stray dogs ahead of the Winter Olympics, it turns out Russian President Vladimir Putin brought one of his own dogs down to Sochi. There is no indication that the dog's presence was in response to the controversy. Rather, it was there for a reunion with the Japanese prime minister, who gave Putin the pet as a gift in 2012.

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Johnny Quinn Explains 'Unfortunate Mishap' With Sochi Bathroom Door

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_35ac123a7e.jpgJohnny Quinn (SOCHI, Russia) -- You've probably by now seen United States bobsledder Johhny Quinn's Hulk smash through a Sochi bathroom door after it jammed Saturday. Quinn told Good Morning America Sunday that he was so happy to escape the bathroom but after he saw the gaping hole, he thought he would get in trouble.

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Vatican Acknowledges Philomena's Incredible Journey

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_385e1c8005.jpgPaul Morigi/Getty Images for The Weinstein Company (VATICAN CITY) -- Hollywood magic can bring any story to life, but no one saw this ending coming. When Philomena Lee, the real-life inspiration behind the hit movie Philomena, succumbed to the pressures of the Catholic Church and gave her son up for adoption, she never thought that she'd be face to face with the pope 60 years later at the invitation of the Vatican.

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