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Pope Francis' terrifying security breakdown during his Brazil trip

Thousands of Catholics swarmed Pope Francis on his first overseas trip as pontiff aimed at marking the biennial World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro. Security was tight — but not enough to withstand the crush, and at one point, the swell of bodies was so deep that his car was actually forced to a halt. American security experts slammed the Brazilian security procedures.

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Top 10 handguns in the U.S.

The most prolific makes of handguns manufactured in the U.S., based on production statistics provided to ATF.

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LeBron James' 'I can't breathe' T-shirt the latest display of politics on the playing field

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.