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Angela Merkel Is Sworn In For Third Term As Chancellor

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Despite the fact that Merkel will be governing along with her rivals, not much is expected to change in regards to Germany's policy on the eurozone.

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Pope Francis Shakes Up Important Congregation For Bishops

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

The pope removed a conservative American cardinal, who was a leading critic of abortion and gay marriage and replaced him with a more moderate voice.

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Microsoft Executive Will Now Run HealthCare.gov

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Formerly, Kurt DelBene oversaw Microsoft's Office division. He will take over for Jeff Zients, who was appointed after the website launched with crippling issues.

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Paul Walker, Boston Bombing Among Top 2013 Google Searches

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

The death of world leaders and celebrities dominated both world and U.S. searches. Oh, and lots of people also searched for the Harlem shake.

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Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation Names New CEO

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Susan Desmond-Hellmann, currently the chancellor at University of California, San Francisco, will take the helm of one the largest charitable organizations in the world in May.

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Florida School Named After KKK Grand Wizard Will Get New Name

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Controversy over Nathan B. Forrest High School in Jacksonville has raged for decades. At its opening in 1959, students voted for a different name but lobbied by the Daughters of the Confederacy, the school board disagreed.

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Coroner: Colo. High School Shooter Died Of Gunshot Wound To Head

Monday, December 16, 2013

A coroner classified Karl Pierson's death as a suicide. Authorities said Pierson came into Arapahoe High School fully armed. He shot one student, before killing himself.

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Top French Officials Won't Attend Sochi Olympics

Sunday, December 15, 2013

German leaders made the same decision last week, without an explanation. In the lead up to the Winter Games, Russia has been criticized for its anti-gay laws.

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Peter O'Toole, Star Of 'Lawrence Of Arabia,' Dies

Sunday, December 15, 2013

O'Toole was recognized as one of the premiere actors of his generation. He was nominated for eight Best Actor Oscars, but never won until he was given an honorary honor in 2003.

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Sen. John McCain Addresses Anti-Government Protesters In Kiev

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Meanwhile talks with the European Union over a trade deal seemed to sour further. An EU official said Ukraine's "arguments have no grounds in reality."

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Iran Says It Will Keep Negotiating, Despite Tightening Of Sanctions

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Talks were paused earlier, after the U.S. expanded its blacklist to include more than a dozen firms doing business with Iran's national tanker company.

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Louisiana Artist Behind 'Blue Dog' Paintings Dies At 69

Sunday, December 15, 2013

George Rodrigue took the legend of the Cajun werewolf and transformed it into instantly recognizable portraits of a quizzical blue dog framed by different landscapes.

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China's Moon Rover Separates From Lander

Sunday, December 15, 2013

The kind of technology aboard the rover has never been on the moon. Scientists hope the rover can uncover ancient scientific records trapped between lava flows.

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New York Times: U.S. May Never Know Extent Of Snowden Leaks

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Edward Snowden, the paper reported, exploited lower security standards at the NSA's Hawaii facility. Administration officials are also split on the idea of granting the former contractor immunity in exchange for securing any unreleased classified material.

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Iran Claims It Has Sent Another Monkey Into Space

Saturday, December 14, 2013

The country's first claim of safely sending a monkey into space ended in controversy, when a different monkey was used in pictures showing the return.

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Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $550 Million

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Don't dream for too long, though. The odds of hitting all six numbers are about 1 in 259 million.

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A Year After Shooting, Bells Toll In Newtown

Saturday, December 14, 2013

It was an intimate acknowledgment of the 20 children and six educators who were killed by a gunman at Sandy Hook Elementary School one year ago today.

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IN PICTURES: Mandela's Journey Home

Saturday, December 14, 2013

On the final leg of 10 days of mourning, Nelson Mandela's body was flown from the seat of government in Pretoria to his ancestral hometown of Quno.

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State TV: Chinese Spacecraft Makes Soft Landing On The Moon

Saturday, December 14, 2013

For the country, this is a momentous occasion, a chance to show just how far China's technology has progressed. If fully successful, China would join the U.S. and the former Soviet Union as the only countries to drop an exploratory vehicle on the moon.

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As Centennial, Colo., Picks Up The Pieces, Sandy Hook Marks Anniversary

Saturday, December 14, 2013

After a gunman burst onto a Centennial, Colo., high school, the community is asking a familiar question: Why? In

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