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The Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, Longtime President Of Notre Dame University, Dies

Friday, February 27, 2015

Father Ted, as he was known to his friends, was influential in reshaping Catholic higher education. He was also a champion for civil rights and nuclear disarmament.

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'Father Ted' Remembered As Influential Figure In Catholic Education

Friday, February 27, 2015

The Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, who was president of the University of Notre Dame for more than 30 years, died Thursday in South Bend, Ind. He was 97.

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Toronto Police Try To Uncover Riddle Of Mystery Tunnel

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Police are asking for the public's help to discover who built a large tunnel in north Toronto. The discovery, ahead of this summer's Pan American and Parapan Am Games, is fueling security concerns.

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Secret Service To Fly Drones Over Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The decision to test drones over the nation's capital comes shortly after an unmanned aircraft landed on the White House lawn.

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3 Missing Teenage Girls Now In Syria, British Police Say

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The London teenagers boarded a flight to Istanbul on Feb. 17. Police believe the girls traveled to Syria hoping to join up with militants from the so-called Islamic State.

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19 Stuck Manatees Rescued From Florida Storm Drain

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The manatees swam into the warm waters of the drainpipe after a recent cold snap, but were unable to turn around to get out.

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Justice Department Appeals Ruling Blocking Obama's Immigration Plan

Monday, February 23, 2015

The Department of Justice filing says a federal judge lacked authority to issue an injunction on President Obama's executive action on immigration.

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Australia Announces Security Crackdown Amid 'Rising' Terrorist Threat

Monday, February 23, 2015

Under the proposed new measures, Australia can revoke citizenship to any dual national if they travel overseas to fight alongside jihadis.

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Arctic Temperatures Create Enormous Ice Formations At Niagara Falls

Friday, February 20, 2015

The air temperature at Niagara Falls is so cold that the water and mist coming off the falls is frozen in place.

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YouTube Is Expected To Unveil New App Just For Kids

Friday, February 20, 2015

The new app, called YouTube Kids, is due to be released Monday. It will offer original episodes of popular shows such as Sesame Street.

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U.S. West Coast Port Dispute Forces Shippers To Find Alternatives

Friday, February 20, 2015

Global shipping companies are looking for other seaports to unload their goods, including those in Canada and along the East Coast of the U.S.

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British Fighter Jets Escort Russian Bombers Away From Coast Of U.K.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

British Typhoon warplanes were scrambled after Russian military aircraft skirted England. The incident comes after the U.K. criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine.

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Wal-Mart Gives 500,000 Employees A Pay Raise

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The retailer says starting in April, thousands of full- and part-time employees will make $9 an hour.

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U.N. Security Council Passes Resolution Targeting ISIS Revenue

Sunday, February 15, 2015

The U.N. Security Council resolution targets funding streams for the so-called Islamic State. The militant group has been raking in millions of dollars through oil smuggling, antiquities and ransoms.

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Australia To Compete In The 2015 Eurovision Song Contest

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

This is the first time an Australian will compete in the song competition that brings in nearly 200 million viewers. The big question is: who will represent Australia at the event in May?

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Putin Presents Egyptian Leader With An AK-47

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin is in Cairo for talks with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, one day before a critical meeting in Minsk over the future of Ukraine.

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Obama Defends Decision Not To Meet With Netanyahu During D.C. Visit

Monday, February 09, 2015

President Obama says it would break protocol to meet with Israel's prime minister just two weeks before Israeli elections. The two leaders have developed a prickly relationship over the years.

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Donations Roll In For Detroit Man Who Walks 21 Miles To Work

Friday, February 06, 2015

More than $300,000 has been raised in less than a week for James Robertson, who had to commute to his factory job by foot.

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All-Female Jihadi Group Delivers Guide To Life Under Islamic State

Thursday, February 05, 2015

A manifesto posted online by the al-Khanssaa Brigade paints an idyllic picture of life for women and says "there is no greater responsibility for a woman than being a wife to her husband."

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Thousands of Cats Destined for Vietnamese Tables Are Buried Instead

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Even though eating cats is banned, "little tiger" remains a delicacy. Many are sourced from China and smuggled over the border.

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