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As investigators pursue various leads, here's what we know so far about the attacks in Paris: lat.ms/1S0hC8k
What have investigators uncovered about the Paris attacks? Here's what we know so far: lat.ms/1S0hC8k
About 20 people were killed in the Mali hotel attack, according to government officials. Others put the toll higher. lat.ms/1NGG6j6
An American was among those killed when gunmen stormed a hotel in Mali, State Department says lat.ms/1NGG6j6
Five people killed, including an American, in a series of attacks in Israel and the West Bank lat.ms/1NdTilf
Fingerprint analysis was used to identify Abaaoud's body, which was riddled with bullet and shrapnel wounds lat.ms/1NF71fn
French have confirmed that Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the suspected mastermind behind the Paris attacks, died in a police raid early Wednesday.
At least 2 killed, 8 detained in the operation north of Paris. No word on the fate of suspected ringleader Abaaoud lat.ms/1QLERVg
French prosecutor says Wednesday's raid 'neutralized' a terrorist cell that was poised to strike lat.ms/1QLERVg
Two were killed, seven arrested in the police raid north of Paris. Unclear if suspected ringleader was among them lat.ms/1QLERVg