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Postcard From Mexico: Mother Clings To Hope That Students Are Still Alive

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Mexican authorities recently identified the remains of one of the 43 students believed killed by drug traffickers working with police. Families are having a tough time believing the official story.

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Dick Cheney On Senate Torture Investigation: 'The Report Is Full Of Crap'

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The former vice president defended the brutal interrogation of terrorism suspects and said he would "do it again in a minute."

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U.S. Says It Has Closed Its Final Detention Center In Afghanistan

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The U.S. said it closed its facility at Bagram, ending a controversial chapter in American history. The U.S. said it no longer holds any prisoners in Afghanistan.

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In Hong Kong, Police Clear Final 'Occupy' Protest Site

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Following months of acts of civil disobedience to demand democratic reforms, police have rousted the final bastion of what's come to be known as the Umbrella Revolution.

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After Raid On Its Servers In Sweden, Pirate Bay Goes Offline

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Pirate Bay is one of the world's largest file-sharing sites. In the past, it has been targeted by authorities around the world.

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'Pineapple Express' Forecast To Drench The Parched West Coast

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Some parts of California are expected to receive up to 9 inches of rain. Parts of Washington state may see more than 10 inches. That would be the most rain the region has gotten since 2009.

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Officials Set To Dismantle Final 'Occupy' Camp In Hong Kong

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

After two months of demonstrations, police said they would clear a camp near the government offices in the Central business district. Students planned one last sit-in.

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'Torture Report': Did Harsh Interrogations Help Find Osama Bin Laden?

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

The Senate Intelligence Committee found that the detainee who provided key information did so before he was submitted to enhanced interrogation. The CIA questions that account.

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READ: The Senate's 'Torture Report'

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

The 500-page report is the most comprehensive accounting of the CIA's enhanced interrogation program. The report faults the CIA as acting ruthlessly and lying to Congress and the White House.

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Report Says CIA Misled Congress, White House On Interrogation Program

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

The report is the most comprehensive account of interrogation techniques used by the CIA after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The report found the techniques provided no useful intelligence.

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Chuck Hagel Lands In Iraq To Meet With Officials

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Hagel is the first secretary of defense to visit the country since President Obama ended American combat involvement in Iraq in 2011.

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Killing Of Unarmed Black Man By White Officer Sparks Protests In Arizona

Friday, December 05, 2014

Phoenix police say the officer saw Rumain Brisbon reach into his pocket for something that turned out to be a bottle of oxycodone pills.

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Economy Adds 321,000 Jobs In November, Unemployment Holds Steady

Friday, December 05, 2014

The U.S. economy continued to chug along at a moderate pace last month. The number of unemployed Americans remained at around 9 million, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Orion Spacecraft Splashes Down After High-Orbit Test

Friday, December 05, 2014

The unmanned spaceship, which could one day take astronauts to the Red Planet, circled Earth twice in a test mission of its basic systems that lasted just under 4 1/2 hours.

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New Jersey Legislature Clears Gov. Chris Christie In Bridge Scheme

Friday, December 05, 2014

The report, however, found that two former aides acted with "perceived impunity" when they ordered the shutdown of some lanes of the George Washington Bridge last year.

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Grand Jury In Garner Case Heard From 50 Witnesses, Saw 4 Videos

Thursday, December 04, 2014

A New York judge allowed the release of limited information about the usually secret process. Unlike the Ferguson case, the judge released only metadata.

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Justice Department Finds Cleveland Police Uses Excessive Force

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The city and the federal government have come to terms to try to correct the issues with the department, Attorney General Eric Holder said.

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It Wasn't Pretty, But 76ers Manage To Win Their First Game Of The Season

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The game got off to a bizarre start when the teams went for the wrong baskets. Still, the 76ers managed to avoid tying a record for the worst start to an NBA season.

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Al-Qaida Branch In Yemen Threatens To Kill Hostage

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The man in the video says he's a British-born American citizen, who was kidnapped in Sanaa in September. A militant on video says the U.S. has three days meet unspecified demands.

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The Sentiment In New York Captured In A 25-Second Audio Clip

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Eric Garner's stepfather tries to calm a protester who pleads, "What's the future for me? ... For my son, for my child?"

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