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Newborn girl weighed as much as apple

SAN DIEGO—When she was born, the baby girl weighed about the same as an apple.

A San Diego hospital yesterday revealed the birth of the girl and said she is believed to be the world's tiniest surviving micro-preemie, who weighed just 8.6 ounces (245 grams) when she was born in December.

The girl was born 23 weeks and three days into her mother's 40-week pregnancy.

Normandy tries to keep alive ‘infinite gratitude’ for D-Day

SAINTE-MERE-EGLISE, France — At 10 years old, Henri-Jean Renaud watched U.S. paratroopers landing through the window of his Normandy home in the early hours of D-Day. Like other French who lived through the war, he’s trying to pass on to younger generations the gratitude he feels.