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Melisa Goh

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Rebel Leader Skeptical Of South Sudan Cease-Fire Offer

Saturday, December 28, 2013

A senior official in South Sudan said Saturday that government troops will attack the main rebel stronghold if the rebels turn down a proposed cease-fire. The government had offered a truce on Friday to end two weeks of ethnic violence that has killed more than a thousand people.

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Russia Invites U.S. To A 'Tank Biathlon'

Saturday, August 10, 2013

This week's U.S.-Russia talks in Washington were intended to relieve some of the tension between the two countries, so the suggestion of a little friendly competition โ€” under fire โ€” wasn't out of place.

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Aaaannnd The 12th Doctor Who Is ...

Sunday, August 04, 2013

The newest Time Lord to pilot the Tardis is Peter Capaldi. He'll be replacing the 11th Doctor, Matt Smith, on the long-running British science-fiction television show.

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Quebec Town Still Ablaze After Runaway Train Explosion

Sunday, July 07, 2013

The death toll has risen to three after a train carrying crude oil derailed in Quebec on Saturday. The blistering explosion destroyed a town center, and officials say the ongoing fires are keeping rescuers from searching the rest of the train.

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Rivals Rally In Cairo As Egypt Uncertainty Continues

Sunday, July 07, 2013

An attempt to install Mohamed ElBaradei as interim prime minister was stalled after an Islamist group objected to the Nobel laureate. State media and other sources had confirmed the appointment on Saturday, but later in the day the president's spokesperson walked it back.

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Egypt Begins Dangerous New Phase As Interim Leader Steps In

Thursday, July 04, 2013

The coup that removed democratically elected President Mohammed Morsi from office sets the stage for what could be violent protests by his supporters. Interim leader Adly Mansour is supposed to be in office only until new elections can be held.

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Justice Breyer Fractures Shoulder In (Another) Bike Accident

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is recovering in a Georgetown hospital Saturday, following surgery for a fractured shoulder. The 74-year-old justice fell while riding his bike along Washington's National Mall on Friday.

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Egyptian Judge Abruptly Steps Down From Mubarak Retrial

Saturday, April 13, 2013

A Cairo courtroom burst into chants of "The people want the execution of the president" on Saturday after the judge overseeing former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's retrial withdrew from the case on opening day.

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'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Questioned For Five Hours

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Bassem Youssef lampoons Egypt's public figures on TV. He's accused of insulting Islam and President Mohammed Morsi, and his interrogation is prompting fears for free speech in the transitioning country.

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Music Producer Phil Ramone Dies At 79

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Ramone worked with top artists to create some of the most unforgettable music of our era. He had been hospitalized in February with an aortic aneurysm.

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Ex-President Musharraf Returns To A Different Pakistan

Sunday, March 24, 2013

After four years of self-imposed exile, Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has come home. His plan is to run for office and reclaim political influence, but death threats and legal battles complicate his return.

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Syrian Opposition Leader Resigns In Frustration

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib posted his resignation to Facebook, criticizing the international community for not doing enough to stem the two-year-long crisis. His Syrian National Council is the main opposition against Bashar Assad's regime

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Two Steubenville Football Players Found Guilty Of Rape

Sunday, March 17, 2013

The two Ohio teenagers were accused of raping a 16-year-old girl on an alcohol-soaked night last August. One of the teens, who is 16, was sentenced to a minimum of 1 year in juvenile detention. The other, 17, was sentenced to a minimum of 2 years.

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Tourist Reportedly Gang-Raped In India

Saturday, March 16, 2013

A Swiss woman cycling with her husband is the latest high-profile sexual assault victim in a nation that's facing intense pressure to increase its protections for women.

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Afghan President Karzai Claims Taliban, U.S. Colluding

Sunday, March 10, 2013

The allegations come as Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel continues his first visit to the nation as Pentagon Chief โ€“ and after a deadly explosion in Kabul on Saturday that the Taliban called a message to the new defense secretary.

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The Queen Takes A Stand For Women, And Maybe Gay Rights, Too

Sunday, March 10, 2013

By signing a new charter for the Commonwealth states, Her Majesty is royally endorsing equal rights. One possible outcome of her support: If Prince William and Kate have a girl, she may well be queen someday.

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Obama 'Modestly Optimistic' On Cliff Deal; 'He Won,' Says Graham

Sunday, December 30, 2012

President Obama went on air to levy pressure on Congress Sunday as Senate leaders worked to negotiate a deal to avert the "fiscal cliff." Graham said the odds of a last-minute deal are "exceedingly good."

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Kansas City Chiefs Player Kills Self, Girlfriend

Saturday, December 01, 2012

After shooting his girlfriend multiple times early Saturday morning, linebacker Jovan Belcher drove to Arrowhead Stadium and killed himself in front of coaches and police.

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Diplomatic Efforts Mount As Death Toll Rises In Gaza

Sunday, November 18, 2012

At least one rocket was fired from Gaza toward Tel Aviv on Sunday, but was thwarted by Israeli missile defense. Israel continued airstrikes overnight, hitting two media buildings that house both domestic and foreign news agencies.

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Gaza Returns Rockets For Israeli Airstrikes

Saturday, November 17, 2012

The conflict between Israel and the Gaza Strip continues to escalate after Israeli airstrikes flattened key targets in Gaza and Palestinian rockets threatened deeper into Israel than ever before.

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