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Obama Orders Review Of U.S. Hostage Policy

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

The administration revealed the review just after the Islamic State took responsibility for killing a third American citizen. It is not clear whether the U.S. will reconsider its no-ransom policy.

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Toll In Jerusalem Synagogue Attack Rises To 5

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

A police officer injured in this morning's attack died late Tuesday. Of the others killed by the assailants, three were U.S. citizens.

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Hong Kong Authorities Clear Area In Protest Zone

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Police carried out a court order and peacefully cleared a small section of democracy protesters in downtown. But the bulk of the protest camp remains. The city's protests are nearly 2 months old.

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Colombia Calls Off Peace Talks With Rebels Over Captured General

Monday, November 17, 2014

The talks were designed to end 50 years of fighting between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC.

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DEA Agents Conduct Surprise Inspections Of NFL Teams

Monday, November 17, 2014

The inspections are related to a lawsuit that claimed NFL medical staff keep players on the field by handing out powerful and addictive narcotics without prescriptions.

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Ebola Patient Being Treated At Nebraska Hospital Has Died

Monday, November 17, 2014

Dr. Martin Salia was flown to the United States over the weekend. He was working as a general surgeon at a hospital in Sierra Leone.

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Pope Francis Confirms U.S. Visit In Fall Of 2015

Monday, November 17, 2014

The pontiff said he would travel to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families. Francis would be the fourth pope to visit the United States.

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With Deadline Looming, U.S. And Iran Meet In Vienna For Nuclear Talks

Monday, November 17, 2014

The two sides have set Nov. 24 as the deadline for reaching a deal over Iran's nuclear program. If successful, the negotiations have the potential to remake the Middle East.

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Supreme Court Will Hear Case Challenging Obamacare Subsidies

Friday, November 07, 2014

The issue is language: Did Congress intend to provide subsidies for Americans who bought insurance through exchanges set up by states and those set up by the federal government on behalf of states?

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Ukraine Says Russia Is Sending Tanks, Artillery Across The Border

Friday, November 07, 2014

The alleged movement continues to put into question a ceasefire that went into effect in September. It also comes after separatists held elections and Russia recognized them.

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Economy Continues Adding Jobs, Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.8 Percent

Friday, November 07, 2014

The economy added 214,000 jobs in October, less than the 248,000 produced in September, but just enough to continue pushing the unemployment rate down.

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Army Drops Use Of Term 'Negro'

Friday, November 07, 2014

The document listed the term as an acceptable way to refer to African Americans. The Army said it removed it as soon as it noticed it.

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Regional Government OKs Restart Of Japanese Nuclear Plant

Friday, November 07, 2014

Japan shut down all of its nuclear reactors after the triple meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in 2011. This plant could be the first to restart.

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Report: Obama Wrote Letter To Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei About Islamic State

Thursday, November 06, 2014

The Wall Street Journal reports President Obama said cooperation against the Islamic State would only happen if the two reached a deal on Iran's nuclear program.

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As It Turns Extra-Tropical, Typhoon Nuri Could Challenge All-Time Record

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Forecasts are for Nuri to lose its tropical features and then crash into a mountain of cold air in the Bering Sea, causing its pressure to plunge to record territory and bring strong winds to Alaska.

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University Of California Proposes Tuition Hike For Next 5 Years

Thursday, November 06, 2014

After three years of a tuition freeze, UC President Janet Napolitano will propose a plan to hike tuition by as much as 5 percent each year for the next five years.

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Murder-For-Hire Charge Dropped Against AC/DC Drummer

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Prosecutors in New Zealand have dropped murder-for-hire charges against AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd because of a lack of evidence. Three lesser charges remain.

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NATO's New Secretary General Makes First Visit To Kabul

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Pakistan's Army chief was also in Kabul visiting newly-sworn-in President Ashraf Ghani, who has been making a concerted effort to mend fences with international leaders.

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Spanish Nursing Assistant, Cured Of Ebola, Leaves Hospital

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

In a statement, Teresa Romero Ramos said she was suing Madrid's health department for "executing" her dog Excálibur. The dog was not found to have had Ebola.

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A Win In West Virginia Makes Saira Blair State's Youngest Lawmaker

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

The fiscally conservative 18-year-old won by a landslide and will represent West Virginia's 59th District.

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