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Mark Memmott

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Brit Released From Guantanamo In '05 Is Arrested In U.K.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Moazzam Begg was held by the U.S. for three years before being released from Guantanamo in 2005. He was never charged with anything. Now, British authorities are questioning him about trips to Syria.

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After 'Best Year Since 2005,' Housing Sector Likely To Slow

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Prices rose more than 13 percent in major cities across the nation in 2013. But there are signs that the best gains are behind for that key part of the economy.

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Crisis In Ukraine: Formation Of New Government Is Delayed

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

While the search continues for ousted President Viktor Yanukovych, officials are working to fill the posts left vacant after his removal from office.

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More Than Two Dozen Boys Killed In Attack On Nigerian School

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The Islamist group Boko Haram, which has been blamed for previous such atrocities, is again suspected. Boko Haram believes it's a sin to teach "Western" values to Muslim students.

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Missing Mango Mystery Solved, Here Are The Juicy Details

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Who took the 33-foot-tall statue from its place of honor in Bowen, Australia? The culprits have stepped forward. They aren't trying to put the squeeze on anybody.

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Bitcoin Exchange MtGox Goes Dark After Theft Report

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The Tokyo-based company is the subject of reports that a large amount of the virtual currency may be missing. It's another blow to the bitcoin market.

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Harold Ramis, 'Ghostbuster' Actor And 'Groundhog Day' Director, Dies

Monday, February 24, 2014

An inspiration to many younger comedians and directors, he leaves behind work on other hit films, including Caddyshack, Stripes and National Lampoon's Animal House.

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Oldest-Known Holocaust Survivor Dies; Pianist Was 110

Monday, February 24, 2014

Alice Herz-Sommer survived two years in a Nazi camp. She performed for prisoners and said music saved her life. Her longevity, Herz-Sommer said, was due to an amazingly positive view of the world.

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Rep. John Dingell, Who Has Served A Record 58 Years, Is Retiring

Monday, February 24, 2014

The Michigan Democrat was first elected to Congress in 1955. He tells The Detroit News "I'm not going to be carried out feet first." Dingell is 87.

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VIDEO: Warm Reception As NBA's Jason Collins Makes History

Monday, February 24, 2014

The first openly gay man to play for a team in one of the nation's four major professional sports, Collins has joined the Brooklyn Nets. There was applause and some fans stood when he played Sunday.

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Pentagon Budget-Cutting Plans Sure To Draw Flak

Monday, February 24, 2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel proposes cutting the size of the Army and taking steps that trim military pay and benefit costs. "We must now adapt, innovate and make difficult decisions," he says.

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Resignations In Egypt May Be Prelude To General's Presidential Run

Monday, February 24, 2014

All Cabinet ministers are stepping down, the nation's prime minister announced Monday. Among them: Defense Minister Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who will now be free to seek the presidency.

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Ukraine's Yanukovych On Run From Mass Murder Charge

Monday, February 24, 2014

Ousted from office, Viktor Yanukovych is now missing. The acting interior minister says authorities want to arrest Yanukovych and try him for the deaths of scores of protesters last week.

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Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Tymoshenko May Soon Be Free

Friday, February 21, 2014

Yulia Tymoshenko has been a critic of President Viktor Yanukovych. Supporters say she was put in jail on trumped-up charges. Now, parliament has voted to decriminalize the law she allegedly broke.

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Team USA's Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Skiing Gold

Friday, February 21, 2014

The 18-year-old from Vermont is the youngest person to ever finish first in an Olympics slalom competition. Austrian women finished second and third.

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Garrick Utley, 'Quintessential Foreign Correspondent,' Dies

Friday, February 21, 2014

The veteran newsman, who reported from countries around the world and moderated NBC's Meet the Press, was 74.

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Photos: Kiev's Independence Square Before And After

Friday, February 21, 2014

The center of Ukraine's capital has been the scene of protests for several months, and this week dozens of people died there. Quick looks at the site from before and after the unrest are revealing.

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Good Work On Those 'Feeli The Finnish Reindeer' Lyrics

Friday, February 21, 2014

News about how herders in Finland are experimenting with shiny antlers to keep their animals from being hit by vehicles has inspired some amusing "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" parodies.

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Oh No! When U.S. And Canada Face Off, 'Loser Keeps Bieber'

Friday, February 21, 2014

An electronic billboard in Illinois has jokingly raised the stakes for Friday's big hockey game. This may give fans another reason to belieb ... oops, we mean believe ... in their team.

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Breakthrough? Ukrainian President, Opposition Leaders Reach Deal

Friday, February 21, 2014

The deadly crisis may be coming to an end. President Viktor Yanukovych and three leaders of the protests against his government agreed on a plan for a unity government and new elections.

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