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Australian Anchor Realizes On-Air She Knows Siege Victim

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 2:05pm
Australian TV anchor Natalie Barr becomes overwhelmed with emotion once she realizes, on-air, that she shares a personal connection with a victim of the Sydney hostage siege.
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Deliberate: Soldiers' Kids Were Targeted in Massacre

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:59pm
Former Pakistan military officials say the Taliban attack on Peshawar school deliberately targeted the children of soldiers fighting in the northwest.






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Two Ex-Sony Employees Sue in Hacking Aftermath

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:52pm
The lawsuit was filed on Monday in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and alleged that Sony failed to secure its network.
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CIA Interrogation Tactics Were Acceptable: U.S. Majority

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:09pm
In the poll, 51 percent say the practices used during the Bush Era were acceptable, while 28 percent say they went too far and were wrong.






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Millennials Are Increasingly Non-White and Bilingual

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:06pm
A new Census Bureau report reveals millenials are increasingly non-white, foreign-born, and bilingual.






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Millenials Are Increasingly Non-White and Bilingual

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:04pm
A new Census Bureau report reveals millenials are increasingly non-white, foreign-born, and bilingual.






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'Unspeakable Horror': Kerry Slams Taliban's 'Brazen Murder'

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:03pm
Secretary of State John Kerry condemned Tuesday the "brazen murder" of at least 126 people during a Taliban raid on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan.






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School Slaughter: Taliban Attack Ends With More Than 130 Dead

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:47pm
Dozens of wounded, mainly school students, were rushed to local hospitals as terrified parents searched for their children.






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School Slaughter: Taliban Attack Ends With More Than 100 Dead

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:33pm
Dozens of wounded, mainly school students, were rushed to local hospitals as terrified parents searched for their children.






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Tears and Terror: Taliban School Siege in Photos

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:24pm
Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in Peshawar on Tuesday, killing more than 100 in the highest-profile attack to hit the region in months.






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Aspiring Actor Suspected in Fourth Atlanta Slaying

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:17pm
Aeman Presley, 34, is accused of fatally shooting two homeless men and a hair stylist, as well as a fourth man in a strip mall in September.
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Oil's Fall Is a Ticking Time Bomb for Some Countries

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:51am
Russia and Venezuela have been singled out as particularly vulnerable to social unrest sparked by sliding oil prices.
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Peek Inside New York's First Permanent Cat Cafe

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:45am

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Was School Massacre the Taliban's Revenge for This?

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:44am
A lawless region near Pakistan's border with Afghanistan, North Waziristan has long been a haven for some of the world's most-feared terror groups.






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Jeb Bush Announces He'll 'Actively Explore' 2016 Run

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:35am
The Republican announced in a Facebook post that he decided to take the step after spending Thanksgiving with his family.






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Kids Shot 'One by One': More Than 100 Dead in School Attack

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:18am
Dozens of wounded, mainly school students, were rushed to local hospitals as terrified parents searched for their children.
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Grim Reading: Google Reveals Top Search Terms of 2014

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:10am
Google has revealed its top trending searches of 2014, and they serve as a reminder of how hard a year it's been for so many.






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Was School Massacre the Taliban's Revenge for This?

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:55am
A lawless region near Pakistan's border with Afghanistan, North Waziristan has long been a haven for some of the world's most-feared terror groups.
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Sex Offender Found Playing the Role of Santa

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:40am
Police find a registered sex offender working as Santa Claus in a Texas McDonald's after receiving an anonymous tip, but say he wasn't breaking any laws. KPRC's Jennifer Bauer reports.
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Bye, Congress (Don't Let the Door Hit You on the Way Out)

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:21am
As for productivity, only 203 bills have been signed into public law so far during the past two years.






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