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Vietnam 'Napalm Girl' gets final burn treatment in Florida 50 years later 

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

Known around the world as "Napalm Girl," Kim Phuc is receiving laser treatment in Miami to help her recover from the scars and pain she has endured since her village in Vietnam was hit by a napalm bomb just over 50 years ago.
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A Brazil court reopens the case of a rainforest park larger than New York City

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