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Swiss Voters Reject Hiking Minimum Wage To World's Highest Level

Sunday, May 18, 2014

A referendum would have raised the national minimum wage to $25 an hour. It was rejected by 76.3 percent of voters.

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Reports: Syrian Air Defense Chief Killed In Rebel Attack

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Lieutenant General Hussein Ishaq is one of the few high-ranking officials to have been killed during the Syrian civil war.

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Turkey Arrests More Than A Dozen In Connection With Mine Disaster

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Among them are executives from the mine company. With the death toll at 301, this became Turkey's worst mining disaster.

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China To Send More Ships To Evacuate Its Citizens From Vietnam

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Anti-Chinese riots have erupted in Vietnam over a Chinese oil rig in disputed waters. Two Chinese workers have been killed.

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Times Publisher: Abramson Storyline 'Shallow And Factually Incorrect'

Saturday, May 17, 2014

In a statement New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger, Jr. defended the sacking of the executive editor of the venerable publication.

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Reports: Obama Considering San Antonio Mayor As HUD Secretary

Saturday, May 17, 2014

In a cabinet shuffle, Obama is considering tapping the Democratic rising star Julían Castro to lead HUD and moving the incumbent, Shaun Donovan, to the Office of Management and Budget.

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MERS Virus Appears To Have Jumped From Human To Human In U.S.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

An Illinois man is the third known case of MERS infection in the U.S. He was apparently infected after visiting an Indiana man who contracted the virus abroad.

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Miss Beazley, Former First Dog, Keeper Of Bush Cats, Dies

Saturday, May 17, 2014

George and Laura Bush said even though Barney received all the attention, Miss Beazley "never held a grudge against him."

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In Photos: India's Prime Minister-Elect Receives Hero's Welcome In Delhi

Saturday, May 17, 2014

The election of Narendra Modi is historic, marking a shift away from a party that has dominated politics in the world's largest democracy.

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Holder: Subtle Racism Is Greater Threat Than 'Outbursts Of Bigotry'

Saturday, May 17, 2014

On the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, Attorney General Eric Holder and first lady Michelle Obama said racism is still alive and there is work yet to be done.

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For First Time, Judge Halts Force-Feeding Of Guantánamo Detainee

Saturday, May 17, 2014

District Judge Gladys Kessler also ordered the government to keep all videotapes that show the force-feeding of Jihad Dhiab, and she called on the Obama administration to act further.

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Barbara Walters: The Original Peggy Olson

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Like her Mad Men counterpart, the 84-year-old broadcasting legend got her start as a secretary for a Manhattan advertising agency. That's not the only parallel for Walters, who retired this week.

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NAACP Selects Minister, Former Lawyer, As New President

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Cornell William Brooks replaces Lorraine Miller, who has been serving as interim chief last since year. Brooks once ran for Congress and used to be a lawyer for the Justice Department and the FCC.

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A School Lunch Denied Prompts Powerful Action In A World Of Words

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Tweeting and blogging make it easy to complain in the virtual world. Instead, an outraged Michigan mom took a step to make a difference in real life.

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Oregon's Legendary Wandering Wolf May Have Met A Mate

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

OR-7, as he is known, traveled from northeast Oregon all the way to California for years in search of a new home and a chance for a mate. Now, biologists say, he may have found a mate.

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International Aviation Agency Says Aircraft Tracking Is A Priority

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Following the disappearance of a Malaysian jetliner, the International Civil Aviation Organization took a step toward defining an international standard for global monitoring of aircraft.

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6 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Ambush

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Meanwhile, Germany's foreign minister was trying to jumpstart talks between the central government in Kiev and pro-Russian militants in the east.

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International Envoy To Syria Lakhdar Brahimi Will Step Down

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Lakhdar Brahimi steps down without making any progress toward ending Syria's civil war. Brahimi took over for Kofi Annan, who resigned in 2012 after a similarly frustrating term.

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With Just Hours To Go, Federal Court Halts Texas Execution

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The execution would have been the first since Oklahoma botched one in April. A court ruled that Robert Campbell's lawyers could not fairly prepare a claim of ineligibility for the death penalty.

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Song Premiere: Naomi Shelton And The Gospel Queens, 'Sinner'

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

50 years after she moved from Alabama to New York, Naomi Shelton is about to release her second album. On "Sinner," she infuses a gospel confessional with grit, soul and groove.

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