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Eyder Peralta

Eyder Peralta appears in the following:

Black Holes And Our Cosmic Future

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Commentator Marcelo Gleiser says that while he enjoys sci-fi speculation like most people, he also thinks there is a chance, in viewing recent films, to learn something about ourselves and our planet.

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Church Of England Names Its First Female Bishop

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The Rev. Libby Lane has been a parish priest for 20 years. She will be consecrated on Jan. 26, becoming the first female bishop since the church was founded five centuries ago.

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Obama Unveils 'New Approach' On Cuba As Former Foes Chart New Course

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The U.S. and Cuba will start talks on normalizing relations and discuss opening a U.S. Embassy in Havana. Also today, Cuba freed USAID contractor Alan Gross on humanitarian grounds.

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In Pictures: After Horrific Attack, Pakistan Picks Up The Pieces

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The families of the victims began to bury their dead, and people across the country held prayer services to remember the 145 killed in a Taliban attack on a school.

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Stray Cat In Russia Feasts On Fish

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

An orange tabby became something of a celebrity after sneaking into a seafood shop at Vladivostok airport. The cat polished off the entire seafood counter, and then dashed off.

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As Pakistan Mourns, Prime Minister Removes Moratorium On Death Penalty

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The country was starting to take stock of a Taliban attack on a school that killed 145 people. Most of them were children.

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AP Photographer Snaps Engagement Photo

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Jon McAchran proposed to his girlfriend Ashley while skating on an ice rink beneath the Eiffel Tower. An AP photographer was taking pictures of tourists and captured Jon giving her the ring.

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'Torture Report': A Closer Look At When And What President Bush Knew

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

A Senate investigation says President George W. Bush was not briefed on the specifics of how the CIA interrogated terrorism suspects until four years into the program. Bush denies that.

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Jeb Bush Announces He Will 'Actively Explore' Presidential Run

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Bush, a GOP favorite, said he would establish a political action committee in January to "facilitate conversations with citizens across America."

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Thousands Lay Flowers At The Site Of Hostage Siege In Sydney

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

A day after two people plus a gunman were killed, thousands of Australians left bouquets of flowers at a makeshift shrine. Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his wife visited and signed a condolence book.

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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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