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Grand jury protesters head to the mall

USA Today - Found 51 minutes ago
RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo.-- One of the St. Louis area's most popular shopping malls was temporarily closed Black Friday when people protesting the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case marched into the Galleria and lay down on the third floor. More than 100 protesters marched through the busy ...
Ferguson protesters march, chant at St. Louis mall on Black Friday - Los Angeles Times
Ferguson protest disrupts huge St. Louis-area mall - Belleville News Democrat
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Kim Jong Un gives little sister big job

CNN - Found 7 hours ago
(CNN) -- The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been named as a senior government official by state media. Kim Jong Un's younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, was mentioned in an article posted by KCNA on Thursday, referring to her as a vice department director of the Central Committee of the ...
New Kim images after absence - CNN
Photos: A glimpse inside N. Korea - CNN
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Ministry: 13 dead at Venezuela prison after inmates binge on drugs

CNN - Found Nov. 27, 2014
(CNN) -- At least 13 inmates at a Venezuela prison, all of whom were on hunger strike, have died, according to the Ministry for Public Power of Penitentiary Services. Authorities said inmates at the prison became violent and started breaking down the walls and doors of the prison areas, with some ...
13 dead as inmates binge on drugs - CNN
Inmates die after binging on drugs - CNN
Ministry: 13 dead at Venezuela prison after drugs binge - CNN
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Grand jury protesters head to the mall

USA Today - Found 51 minutes ago
RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo.-- One of the St. Louis area's most popular shopping malls was temporarily closed Black Friday when people protesting the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case marched into the Galleria and lay down on the third floor. More than 100 protesters marched through the busy ...
'Justice is unfair to minorities' - CNN
Patrick Chappatte: After Ferguson - New York Times
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Gunman killed shooting at Mexican Consulate

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
(CNN) -- A man shot up a federal courthouse and a Mexican consulate -- which he also seemingly tried to set ablaze -- early Friday before being shot dead outside the Austin, Texas, police headquarters, that city's police chief said. The shooter fired "over 100 rounds" in a roughly 10-minute span, ...
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Boys buried in snow for hours get rescued

USA Today - Found 30 minutes ago
A snow fort nearly became a snow tomb for two boys in Newburgh, N.Y., yesterday. Police say the cousins, ages 9 and 11, were playing in a parking lot across the street from their apartment complex when a snow plow buried them in a mound of snow; they were trapped there for at least four hours, ...
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On Turkey Visit, Pope Francis Urges Dialogue in Battling Fanaticism

New York Times - Found 2 hours ago
Arguing that force along would not defeat extremists, the pope emphasized the need for people of different faiths to focus on their commonalities.
Pope call to combat fanaticism - BBC
Pope Urges Solidarity to Stop Aggressors in Syria and Iraq - New York Times
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Indian media: Cricket safety

BBC - Found 14 hours ago
Hughes played 26 Tests for Australia Papers in India are discussing safety concerns in cricket following Australian Test player Phillip Hughes's death. The 25-year-old New South Wales left-hander succumbed to injury on Thursday after he was hit on the top of the neck by a short delivery from Sean ...
Phillip Hughes dies after being struck by cricket ball as debate over helmet safety is renewed - Washington Post
Hughes injury 'incredibly rare' - BBC
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Afghanistan on edge as Taliban steps up attacks

Washington Post - Found 1 hour ago
By , KABUL, Afghanistan — Taliban insurgents struck targets across Afghanistan on Friday, killing at least six people and wounding scores more, extending a string of attacks in recent weeks that have placed Afghans on edge two months into the term of the new US-backed government. The most brazen ...
6 killed as insurgent attacks continue in Afghanistan - Washington Post
Taliban attack rocks upscale Kabul district - USA Today
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A nuclear double standard

Washington Post - Found 20 hours ago
Regarding the Nov. 25 news article “ Iran nuclear talks extended as progress cited ”: How ironic that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “expressed relief that the interim agreement would remain in place” while maintaining a stony silence regarding Israel’s alleged nuclear plant at ...
Editorial: Too Important to Slip Away - New York Times
Talks on Iran's nuclear program rightly extended - Korea Times
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Woman steals marked J$1,000 note, fined J$8,000

Jamaica Star - Found 3 hours ago
An office attendant, who allegedly stole money from a deputy superintendent of police (DSP) at the Half-Way Tree Police Station was fined $8,000 in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court on Wednesday. Charged with simple larceny is 53-year-old Patricia Palmer, who narrowly escaped prison. ...
Palmer under investigation by WA Police - Herald Sun
Bad week gets worse for Clive Palmer after storm - Sydney Morning Herald
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Cameron, migration and the Germans

BBC - Found 1 hour ago
Article written by Gavin Hewitt Europe editor More from Gavin Follow Gavin on Twitter   Prime Minister David Cameron has said he hoped to get net migration below 100,000 before the election in 2015 David Cameron was speaking to different audiences today. Of course there was the British electorate ...
U.K.'s Cameron calls for cuts to immigrant benefits - USA Today
VIDEO: 'Cameron's curbs will not stop migrants' - BBC
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Abrams respects the ways of the 'Force'

USA Today - Found 40 minutes ago
In a matter of 88 seconds, director J.J. Abrams gives new hope to Star Wars fans sorely missing certain aspects of George Lucas' original movie trilogy. X-Wing Fighters, TIE Fighters, the Millennium Falcon and even a helmet-less guy running around in a Stormtrooper outfit all are showcased in the ...
Watch: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer - USA Today
VIDEO: New Star Wars trailer causes a storm - BBC
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A second helping of 'Horrible'

Miami Herald - Found 3 hours ago
In the sexually inappropriate and politically incorrect "Horrible Bosses 2," the bumbling workplace underdogs played by Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day are about to try their hand at being in charge. And at times, they are horribly funny. Being the boss makes for a lot of incredibly ...
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Dreaming of a White House Christmas: Presidential Tree Arrives - Found 3 hours ago
The White House Christmas tree has arrived. A horse-drawn wagon hauled it up the driveway to the North Portico on Friday morning while First lady Michelle Obama, daughters Malia and Sasha and family dogs Bo and Sunny inspected the tree. They circled the wagon, smelled it and conferred with each ...
Choose and cut the perfect Christmas tree at an area farm - Houston Chronicle
Christmas season opens at White House with arrival of tree - UPI
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Two-thirds of iPhone and iPad users now running iOS 8.0/8.1

ZDNet - Found 6 hours ago
Summary: It's been slow progress, but figures released by Apple show that iOS 8.0/8.1 usage has finally hit the 60 percent mark. It's been slow progress, but figures released by Apple show that iOS 8.0/8.1 usage has finally hit the 60 percent mark. Data released by Apple shows that  almost two ...
How to make the most of bringing the iPad to work - ZDNet
Updated: The best Apple iPad Air and mini tablet deals of Black Friday 2014 - ZDNet
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The Force Awakens: 5 Takeaways From the New Star Wars Trailer

Time - Found 1 hour ago
I just got back from paying $15 to see the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer in a theater then ducking out well before the third Hunger Games started . And ho boy, this ain’t your dad’s Star Wars. Here are five things that stuck out at me about The Force Awakens trailer, which you ...
You can watch the new Star Wars trailer on iTunes — and Youtube - Washington Post
Finally, Here’s the First Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer - Wired News
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Ubisoft Apologizes For Assassin's Creed

Slashdot - Found 10 hours ago
BarbaraHudson writes in with the latest in the Assassin's Creed Unity debacle. This time it's good news. "As an acknowledgment of the botched launch of Assassin's Creed Unity, Ubisoft has offered free additional content to everyone who purchased the title, cancelled the game's season pass and ...
Ubisoft apologises for Assassin bugs - BBC
Best Black Friday Online Deals 2014 - Reuters
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Adam Scott in mix at Australian Open

PGA - Found 6 hours ago
SYDNEY -- Two-time former champion Greg Chalmers took a one-stroke lead Friday at the Australian Open after a 5-under 66, while marquee attractions Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't far behind on a tough day for scoring. Chalmers had seven birdies in his second round to move to 5-under 137 after ...
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Spieth Upstages McIlroy, Scott at Australian Open - New York Times
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Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant calls out Philadelphia Eagles for 'being kinda cheap' - Found 2 hours ago
Eagles Run Over CowboysLeSean McCoy had 159 rushing yards and a touchdown in Philadelphia's 33-10 win over Dallas.Tags: NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, LeSean McCoy, Mark Sanchez, Jeremy Maclin, Tony RomoEagles Run Over CowboysNEXT VIDEO Eagles Run Over CowboysEagles Run Over CowboysLeSean ...
Eagles' McCoy: Obviously, I wanted to out-rush DeMarco Murray - NFL
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Ray Rice Wins Appeal of NFL Suspension - Found 35 minutes ago
A former judge has rejected the NFL's indefinite suspension of the Ravens running back, but it's unlikely many teams are lining up to sign him.
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Ebola vaccine 'promising' say scientists after human trial

BBC - Found 10 hours ago
Article written by Fergus Walsh Medical correspondent More from Fergus   A 39-year-old woman was the first volunteer to receive the experimental Ebola vaccine The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus. ...
Ebola vaccine safety trial shows promising results - Medical News Today
Scientists: 'Positive' results in 1st trial of experimental Ebola vaccine - CNN
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Hospital says Pele's condition is improving - Found 8 hours ago
SAO PAULO – A Brazilian hospital says Pele's condition is improving as he undergoes temporary kidney treatment in an intensive care unit. The Albert Einstein hospital says the 74-year-old Pele is "lucid" and breathing normally without any support. The Brazilian soccer great has been hospitalized ...
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Despite diabetes risk, too few adults get regular blood-sugar test

Medical News Today - Found 9 hours ago
Ratings require JavaScript to be enabled. Hypertension ( high blood pressure ) and diabetes are among the most common chronic disease combinations, yet nearly a third of adults with high blood pressure haven't had a blood glucose test in the past three years, Minnesota data suggests. Diabetes and ...
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Swiss Headache To Continue Beyond Gold Vote

Wall Street Journal - Found 5 hours ago
A Swiss vote on whether the country’s central bank should drastically ramp up its gold holings -- forever-- happens this Sunday.The result is likely to be a no if the latest polls are accurate. But even in case of a negative outcome the pressure on the Swiss National Bank to cut interest rates ...
Gold Falls as Lower Oil Prices Curb Demand for Inflation Hedge - Bloomberg
Gold falls for a third day after oil drop - Yahoo! Finance
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Toyota (TM) Recalls Vehicles due to Different Safety Issues

Yahoo! Finance - Found 5 hours ago
Toyota Motor Corporation ( TM ) announced the recall of 40,000 additional vehicles in Japan due to defective Takata Corp. air bags. The automaker said that it has found a new type of air bag problem in a 2003 vehicle that may lead to further recalls. The recalled vehicles include three models, Vitz, ...
Japan Adds Pressure on Takata, Carmakers to Solve Air-Bag Crisis - Washington Post
Air-Bag Crisis Jolts Confidence in Japan Inc., Minister Says - Washington Post
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Judge orders Wal-Mart to let a New York church challenge gun sales

Fortune - Found 1 hour ago
By Jonathan Stempel A federal judge ordered Wal-Mart Stores Inc WMT U.S. District Judge Leonard Stark in Wilmington, Delaware on Wednesday said the world’s largest retailer wrongly excluded such a proposal from Trinity Church, a historic Wall Street church, from its June 6 annual meeting. Stark ...
Judge orders Wal-Mart to let NYC church challenge gun sales - Yahoo! Finance
Wal-Mart Stores Touches Year High Amid Heavy Black Friday Traffic - Yahoo! Finance
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