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Krishnadev Calamur

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Court Orders Russia To Pay Former Yukos Shareholders $50B

Monday, July 28, 2014

The Permanent Court of Arbitration called Russia's seizure of the oil company "devious and calculated." The ruling, one of the largest such awards, adds to tensions between Moscow and the West.

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Ukraine's Prime Minister Quits After Allies Withdraw From Coalition

Thursday, July 24, 2014

The Svoboda and Udar parties pulled out of the governing coalition, prompting Arseniy Yatsenyuk's decision. Parliament's speaker said it was up to the two parties to name a temporary prime minister.

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European Court Rules Against Poland In CIA 'Black Sites' Case

Thursday, July 24, 2014

The European Court of Human Rights said Poland broke the European human rights convention by allowing the CIA to imprison and torture two terrorism suspects in secret prisons on its soil.

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Nazi War Crimes Suspect Dies In U.S. One Day Before Extradition Order

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

A Philadelphia judge issued an order today granting a request for Johann "Hans" Breyer to be extradited to Germany. But Breyer's lawyer said the 89-year-old former Auschwitz guard died Tuesday.

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U.K. Orders New Inquiry Into Ex-KGB Spy Litvinenko's Death

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Alexander Litvinenko, a critic of Vladimir Putin, died in 2006 after drinking tea laced with radioactive polonium-210. The inquiry would identify "where responsibility for the death lies."

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Jakarta Gov. Widodo Wins Indonesian Presidency, Tally Shows

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The former furniture maker who entered national politics only two years ago won 53 percent of the vote. His rival, former Gen. Subianto, called the election unfair and undemocratic.

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Dozens Killed As Libyan Militias Battle For Tripoli's Airport

Monday, July 21, 2014

The fighting in the North African country is some of the worst since the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi in 2011.

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Straightening Sisay's Spine: A Twist Of Fate Saves A Boy's Life

Monday, July 21, 2014

Thousands of children in Ethiopia suffer from scoliosis so severe that humps grow from their backs. After two spinal surgeries, one little boy now hopes he'll be able to play soccer with his friends.

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Israeli Ground Operation In Gaza Continues

Friday, July 18, 2014

Three dozen Palestinians and one Israeli solider have died since tanks rolled in late Thursday. It's the first time in five years that Israel has sent ground troops into a conflict.

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After Thor, Marvel Announces Big Change To Captain America

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Sam Wilson, aka the Falcon, will carry Cap's shield. He's the second African-American to take on the iconic role. Also this week, Marvel announced that Thor will be female.

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Court Finds Netherlands Liable For 300 Deaths In Srebrenica Massacre

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The decision is a victory for only some of the families of the 8,000 men and boys slain in the July 1995 massacre in Bosnia.

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Syria's Assad Sworn In For Third 7-Year Presidential Term

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

He was declared the winner of last month's election, which outside observers labeled a sham. Syria is in the midst of a civil war that has created a massive refugee crisis.

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Odin's Beard! Marvel Announces A New Thor โ€” And She's A Woman

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The comic book publisher said the new character will be the Thor of the Marvel Universe.

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Kerry Cites Progress In Iran Nuclear Talks But Says Gaps Remain

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The U.S. secretary of state said he would consult with President Obama on a way forward ahead of a July 20 deadline. Meanwhile, Iran is showing some flexibility on its nuclear program.

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Calorie Counting Machine May Make Dieting Easier In The Future

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Tracking the calories in food you eat can be tedious. But a GE scientist is working on a device that fits over your plate and automatically tells you exactly how much energy is in your meal.

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Tobacco Giant Reynolds American To Buy Lorillard In $27B Deal

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The deal unites the maker of Camel with Lorillard, the market leader in e-cigarettes and menthol cigarettes, the fastest-growing segments of the tobacco market.

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The Polyphonic Spree, 'Hold Yourself Up'

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

You'll want to join the band after watching the new video for its song "Hold Yourself Up."

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Citigroup Agrees To Pay $7 Billion To Resolve Mortgage Probe

Monday, July 14, 2014

The deal frees Citi from potential liability for collateralized debt obligations as well as mortgage-backed securities issued, structured or underwritten by the company between 2003 and 2008.

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McDonald's Is A Popular Wedding Destination In Hong Kong

Monday, July 14, 2014

McDonald's there are offering wedding packages. It seems the young couples have fond memories of first dates at the McDonald's โ€” where love blossoms under golden arches.

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U.S. Had Heads-Up Over Destruction Of 'Guardian' Hard Drives

Friday, July 11, 2014

The hard drives contained information leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. At the time, the White House distanced itself from the U.K. government's actions.

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