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Mark Memmott

Mark Memmott appears in the following:

Crimean Parliament Passes 'Declaration Of Independence'

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Tensions continue to build in advance of a regional referendum on Sunday. Crimeans will be asked whether they wish to split from Ukraine and join the Russian Federation.

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Confusion Reigns Over Missing Jet's Final Location

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The search continues for the plane and the 239 people. Meanwhile officials gave different accounts as to where authorities last spotted the jet.

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Edward Snowden Tells SXSW He'd Leak Those Secrets Again

Monday, March 10, 2014

The former NSA contractor, who has revealed large amounts of classified information about U.S. surveillance programs, appeared by video from Russia.

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Mexican Drug Lord Shot Dead ... For Second Time

Monday, March 10, 2014

Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, who authorities thought was killed in 2010, was very much alive on Sunday, police say. He was living, that is, until officers apparently killed him again.

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Sandy Hook Killer's Father Wishes His Son Hadn't Been Born

Monday, March 10, 2014

In his first extensive comments about what his son did, Peter Lanza tells The New Yorker that "you can't get any more evil." Adam Lanza killed 20 children and six educators at a Connecticut school.

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Top Stories: Malaysian Plane Still Missing; Crisis In Crimea Continues

Monday, March 10, 2014

Also: Father of the Sandy Hook killer "searches for answers;" Northern California is rattled by quake, but no significant damage is reported.

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Will Blood Be Shed In Crimea Before Diplomacy Can Work?

Monday, March 10, 2014

Russian President Vladimir Putin continues to deflect the concerns of Western leaders. Meanwhile, fears grow about confrontations between pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian groups.

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Fate Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Still A Mystery

Monday, March 10, 2014

The jet with 239 people on board disappeared early Saturday on a flight to Beijing. So far, a search in the sea between Malaysia and Vietnam hasn't turned up any definitive sign.

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Search For Malaysian Jet Spots Oil Slicks In Waters Off Vietnam

Saturday, March 08, 2014

An international search-and-rescue mission is scouring the waters off Vietnam's coast after a passenger jet carrying 239 people disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

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Tommy John Remembers Dr. Jobe, 'One Of The Greatest Surgeons'

Friday, March 07, 2014

John was the first major league pitcher to have the arm-saving surgery that has since saved many careers. The surgeon, Dr. Frank Jobe, died on Thursday. He was 88.

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'Memory Wound' Will Cut Through Site Of Norway's Massacre

Friday, March 07, 2014

A right-wing extremist killed 77 people and injured hundreds more in 2011. The island where most of his victims were cut down will be bisected. The gap will be a reminder of those who were lost.

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Top Stories: Latest News On Jobs; Latest News On Ukraine

Friday, March 07, 2014

Also: Dr. Frank Jobe, pioneer of "Tommy John surgery," dies; Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., apologizes for shutting off Democrat's microphone; and the LA Lakers suffer their worst defeat ever.

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Jobless Rate Ticks Up, But Job Growth Is Better Than Expected

Friday, March 07, 2014

There were 175,000 jobs added to payrolls last month. That's about 25,000 more than economists forecast. The unemployment rate, though, edged up to 6.7 percent from 6.6 percent in January.

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Russian Lawmakers Welcome Separatist Steps By Crimea

Friday, March 07, 2014

The U.S. has condemned any move by Crimea to split from Ukraine, saying that would violate international law. But Russia's parliament is vowing to support such a decision.

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VIDEO: Dalai Lama Prays Senators Will 'Act With A Pure Mind'

Thursday, March 06, 2014

The Buddhist spiritual leader delivered the U.S. Senate's opening prayer on Thursday. If the politicians heed his words, "happiness will follow," he says.

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Obama Condemns Russian 'Intervention' In Ukraine

Thursday, March 06, 2014

The world is "well beyond the days when borders can be redrawn over the heads of democratic leaders," the president said Thursday.

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Claims And Counterclaims Fly As CIA And Senate Exchange Fire

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Did the agency spy on Senate staffers? Did those Senate aides take classified documents from the CIA's headquarters? Investigators are sorting through the accusations.

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Layoffs Slow And Weekly Jobless Claims Dip

Thursday, March 06, 2014

On the eve of data about job growth and unemployment in February, the latest numbers are relatively good. Economists expect to hear Friday that the nation's jobless rate stayed at 6.6 percent.

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Top Stories: Ukraine Crisis; Health Care Extension

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Also: George Saunders wins the Story Prize; and the murder trial continues for "blade runner" Oscar Pistorius.

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UPDATE: Massachusetts Bans 'Upskirt' Photos

Thursday, March 06, 2014

After Judges in Massachusetts said a "peeping Tom" law doesn't apply to surreptitious shots taken from below women's skirts, lawmakers went to work rewriting the measure.

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