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5 Guantanamo detainees transferred

CNN World - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:21
Five detainees at Guantanamo Bay were transferred to the nations of Slovakia or Georgia as part of the U.S. plan to reduce the facility's population of detainees who were suspected of terrorism after the September 11, 2001, attacks, officials said Thursday.
Categories: International News

China in love with private education

CNN World - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:20
In China it's known as gaokao -- the college entrance exams -- and for most young people it dictates the course of a life.
Categories: International News

'Any minute we could be shot'

CNN World - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:20
Joseph Mathenge hadn't planned to be at Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya in September 2013, when gunmen -- now associated with Islamist terror group Al Shabaab -- infiltrated the shopping center and started shooting en masse in a blitz that resulted in 67 deaths.
Categories: International News

Japanese 'black widow' questioned

CNN World - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:04
A 67-year-old woman who reportedly received millions in life insurance money from at least five of her previous partners has been arrested on suspicion of poisoning her last husband with cyanide -- the latest high-profile case in Japan involving so-called "black widows."
Categories: International News

Artist beautifies scarred Ferguson

CNN - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:47
In an odd way, I sense calm as cars and buses whiz by at rush hour. It is a sign of normalcy.
Categories: National News

Pay to play in college sports?

CNN - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:26
The debate over paying college athletes is no longer something the schools can ignore. CNN's Sara Ganim explains why.
Categories: National News

Why Vladimir Putin thinks it's still 1985

CNN World - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:01
The first frosts of winter have already dusted the spectacular city of St. Petersburg with a powder of glistening ice. The air outside feels sharp and crisp. Russians hurry along the elegant boulevards, wrapped up tight against the biting cold. Russia's winter, its annual deep freeze, has begun.
Categories: International News

WHO: Democratic Republic of Congo is Ebola-free

CNN World - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 09:40
Ebola has officially been eradicated from another African country -- the Democratic Republic of Congo -- the World Health Organization declared Friday, even if the overall fight against the deadly virus is far from over.
Categories: International News
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Thursday Night Football 12/11/14 Arizona (11-3) 12 @ St. Louis (6-8) 6
Friday night, the Route 36 Rivalry was alive and well, with two different Punxsy-Brookville...

 

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