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Wallenda Who? Daredevils Walk Rope Over Victoria Falls

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 1:43pm
Lukas Irmler and Reinhard Kleindl walk a rope suspended over Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe on Friday, known locally as "The Smoke that Thunders."
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Starbucks CEO: Private Sector Must Lead Economic Recovery

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 1:09pm
"There’s been a fracturing of trust and confidence for over 10 years now,' Howard Schutlz told NBC's Chuck Todd on Meet the Press.






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Bill Neely: 'Unbridled Joy' and Bananas as Wall Fell

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 12:51pm
Until 1989 the Berlin Wall seemed immovable, a terrifying scar across a city divided between a pro-American West and a communist East.






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Walker on 2016: 'Governors Make Much Better Presidents'

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 12:33pm
On NBC's 'Meet the Press', Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker left the door open for a presidential run.






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Ebola Survivor Nina Pham Celebrates at TCU Game

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 11:49am
Ebola survivor and Texas Christian University alum Nina Pham briefly talked to NBC Dallas-Forth Worth about watching her team win and her health.






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Self-Ruling Region in Syria Issues Women's Rights Decree

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 11:38am
Officials in a predominantly Kurdish province of northeastern Syria have issued a women's rights decree, in an apparent rebuke to ISIS insurgents.






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Polar Invasion: Arctic Air Brings Deep Chill and Snow to U.S.

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 11:09am
A massive storm packing arctic air moved slowly eastward on Sunday, promising freezing temperatures for the central plains.






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Let Him Play: NFLPA Demands Peterson Reinstatement

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 10:58am
The NFLPA demanded Adrian demanded Adrian Peterson be immediately reinstated to the league based on a letter of agreement signed in September.






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Ebola Crusader Shows Life Inside Hot Zone

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 8:52am
More Than Me founder Katie Meyler takes her Instagram followers inside the heart of Monrovia where she fights Ebola, poverty, and hopelessness.
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Symbolic Split? Catalans Vote on Independence

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 8:27am
The "consultation of citizens" in Catalonia follows a legal block by the central government against a more formal, albeit still non-binding ballot.






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Assassination Attempt: Suicide Bomber Attacks Police HQ

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 7:36am
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack on the heavily-fortified Kabul Police headquarters.






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Opening Doors: Spanish-Language Schools Draw Crowds

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 7:34am
Though one might think it's Latino families who are mostly sending their children to Spanish immersion schools, this is not the case.






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Is This the World's Best Behaved Burglar?

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 7:00am
Police say Jason Rutt, 29, broke into a home where he took a shower and fed two kids, ages 1 and 3.
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Polar Invasion: Arctic Air Brings Deep Chill to U.S.

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 6:41am
A massive storm packing arctic air moved slowly eastward on Sunday, promising freezing temperatures for the central plains.






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Why 'Everything Was Easier' Before the Berlin Wall Fell

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 5:56am
While trillions of dollars have been spent to rebuild infrastructure in the former East Germany, some complain that a gap is still evident.






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Do Americans Still Love Automobiles? You Bet

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 5:47am
And the annual Specialty Market Equipment Marketers Association show in Las Vegas proves it. More than 140K auto lovers are expected to attend.
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Peeping Tom Hurls Concrete Statues at Victims

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 5:01am
Ronald Davis, 54, of Yucaipa was arrested Friday in connection with multiple peepings at a Fontana home.






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Teen Saves Cop Trapped in Burning Cruiser

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 4:53am
Philadelphia Police Officer Mark Kimsey was traveling on 28th and Tasker streets around 5:25 p.m. Saturday when his police cruiser collided with a pickup truck.






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'Finally Here': Freed North Korea Captives Come Home

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 3:54am
American Kenneth Bae speaks to the media at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state after being released from detainment in North Korea Saturday.






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Gorilla Crushed by Door in Freak Zoo Accident

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 3:21am
Kabibe, a 15-month-old western lowland gorilla, died after being crushed by a hydraulic door at the San Francisco Zoo on Friday.






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