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Russia's Rate Increase Fails To Stop Currency's Steep Decline

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The ruble plunged to a record low against the dollar today despite efforts by the Russian central bank to stabilize it.

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Taliban Gunmen Storm School, Kill Dozens In Pakistan

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Officials said at least 140 were killed, more than half of them students. The school is run by the military and the Taliban said they were retaliating for a recent military offensive.

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Families Of Newtown Victims Sue Rifle Manufacturer

Monday, December 15, 2014

The lawsuit filed on behalf of 10 victims claims that the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle never should have been sold to the public because it is a military weapon.

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Rare Northern White Rhino Dies At San Diego Zoo

Monday, December 15, 2014

Now, only five remain in the world. Angalifu was thought to be 44 years old. He died of old age.

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WATCH: Local Coverage Of Australian Hostage Siege

Monday, December 15, 2014

A gunman held a number of hostages at a downtown chocolate cafe. Police put a swath of Australia's largest city under lockdown before swarming the cafe.

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3 People, Including Gunman, Killed In Sydney Cafe Siege

Monday, December 15, 2014

The situation began unfolding during morning rush hour, when a gunman entered the Lindt Chocolat Cafe in downtown Sydney. The gunman and two others died after police stormed the cafe.

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'Computer Failure' Restricts Airspace Over London

Friday, December 12, 2014

The U.K.'s National Air Traffic Control Center experienced a mid-afternoon power failure that has grounded most of the air traffic over London.

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SeaWorld CEO Steps Down Amid Controversy, Drop In Attendance

Friday, December 12, 2014

SeaWorld has be under fire for years, over its treatment of Orcas. A critical documentary suggested the treatment led to the death of a trainer in 2010.

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Remembering Michel Du Cille: Photos Of Sorrow And Triumph In Liberia

Friday, December 12, 2014

The three-time Pulitzer winner died Thursday while on assignment in Liberia for The Washington Post. Regarding those tough assignments, du Cille always emphasized compassion and dignity.

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'Pineapple Express' Pounds West Coast, Causing Floods, Power Outages

Friday, December 12, 2014

The region is expected to get rain through Friday. Meteorologists say this is the biggest storm the region has experienced since 2009. Twitter users dubbed it #hellastorm.

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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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