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May A Million Umbrellas Bloom

May A Million Umbrellas Bloom

The protests in Hong Kong are good news for democracy. ...

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U.S. Hospital Bungled Report Of Africa Travel In Ebola Case

U.S. Hospital Bungled Report Of Africa Travel In Ebola Case

The man diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. relayed his travel to and from Africa to a nurse, but that information failed to reach the full team working on his case. ...

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U.N. Goal On Child Deaths Set To Be Missed: Study

U.N. Goal On Child Deaths Set To Be Missed: Study

The goal that the U.N. set to reduce deaths among children under five by 2/3 by the end of 2015 from 1990 levels will not be met. ...

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Ten Killed In Ukraine’s Donetsk On Back-To-School Day

Ten Killed In Ukraine’s Donetsk On Back-To-School Day

The Donetsk People's Republic shot at teachers and parents at a local Ukrainian school on the first day of classes. ...

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Foreigners ‘Face Tougher Sentences’ In U.S. Courts

Foreigners ‘Face Tougher Sentences’ In U.S. Courts

A study has found that in 2008, 96 percent of convicted non-U.S. citizens received a prison sentence, compared to only 85 percent of convicted U.S. citizens. ...

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Backed By Strikes, Kurds Battle To Defend Key Syria Town

Backed By Strikes, Kurds Battle To Defend Key Syria Town

Even with accurate air strikes and Kurdish fighters battling against IS jihadists, the Pentagon warns that there will be "no quick and easy end to the fighting." ...

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Argentina Deposits Debt Payment, Defying U.S. Judge

Argentina Deposits Debt Payment, Defying U.S. Judge

Find out why Argentina is ignoring U.S. courts. ...

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Secret Lives: An Evening In A Ugandan Gay Bar

Secret Lives: An Evening In A Ugandan Gay Bar

Take a trip behind the curtain in the repressive east African nation. ...

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Afghanistan And U.S. Sign Long-Delayed Troop Pact

Afghanistan And U.S. Sign Long-Delayed Troop Pact

America's military role in Afghanistan isn't over quite yet. ...

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U.S.-Led Strikes Hit Jihadists Closing On Syria Border Town

U.S.-Led Strikes Hit Jihadists Closing On Syria Border Town

Get the latest on the military campaign against ISIL. ...

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