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Major news stories of the decade: A look back

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 74: LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: TRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge smile following their marriage at Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011 in London, England. The marriage of the second in line to the British throne was led by the Archbishop of Canterbury and was attended by 1900 guests, including foreign Royal family members and heads of state. Thousands of well-wishers from around the world have also flocked to London to witness the spectacle and pageantry of the Royal Wedding; WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 28: U.S. President Donald Trump awaits the arrival of Finnish President Sauli Niinisto to the White House August 28, 2017 in Washington, DC. The two leaders are expected to discuss security in the Baltic Sea region, Russia and NATO during the meeting, the first between Niinisto and Trump and the first one-on-one White House meeting between a Finnish and an American president in 15 years

As we embark on a new decade, we take a look back at the past 10 years (2010-19), which were filled with happy, inspiring and, sometimes,  heartbreaking events. From the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, to the impeachment inquiry against the 45th U.S. President Donald Trump, here are some of the biggest news stories of the decade.

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