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Ferguson[ See all 711 articles, 541 photos, 14 discussions, 271 comments ]

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CBS- Demonstrators sought to catch the attention of shoppers looking for good deals on Friday, going to major retailers around the St. Louis area to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown . Blase Cupich, the archbishop of Chicago, discusses how the community of Ferguson, Missouri is responding to a grand jury decision not to charge a... Other Black Friday protests were planned at shopping centers around the nation, though attendance was seemingly sparse aside from in Chicago, where about 200 people gathered near the city's popular Magnificent Mile shopping district. Comment?

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Ebola[ See all 109 articles, 81 photos, 1 discussion, 1 comment ]

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CNN- French President Francois Hollande has his temperature taken as he arrives at the Donka hospital in Conakry, Guinea, on Friday, November 28. Health officials say the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest ever. More than 5,600 people have died there, according to the World Health Organization. Comment?

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Notre Dame[ See all 31 articles, 25 photos, 1 discussion, 4 comments ]

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LA Times- Hold off on those predictions that Alemany is the clear favorite to win the Mission League in baseball this spring. Sherman Oaks Notre Dame might have something to say about that. Comment?
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Mexico[ See all 44 articles, 36 photos, 2 discussions, 5 comments ]

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Fox News- In an effort to curb the ever-growing number of children in Mexico joining organized crime groups, a campaign in the violent northern state of Nuevo LeA3n is asking kids to hand over their toy weapons in exchange for less violent alternatives, including soccer balls and Legos. The campaign, launched by the Undersecretary of Citizen Participation and Prevention of the State Public Security, was carried out in coordination with the federal government and the San NicolA s municipality in a move meant to promote a culture of peace among children and teenagers. Comment?

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Syria[ See all 33 articles, 27 photos, 1 discussion, 1 comment ]

Syria in the News

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ABC- In this March 18, 2013, file image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, free Syrian Army fighters fire at Syrian army soldiers during a fierce... View Full Caption FILE - In this March 18, 2013, file image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, free Syrian Army fighters fire at Syrian army soldiers during a fierce firefight in Daraa al-Balad, Syria. Comment?
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Supreme Court[ See all 17 articles, 17 photos ]

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WaPo- Supreme Court justice and pop culture icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg left the hospital yesterday after having a heart stent implanted and expects to be back at work Monday. Despite various health issues over the years, Ginsburg insists that she is still of sound body at age 81 and has no plans to retire before the end of President Obama's term to ensure a Democratic replacement. Comment?

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Pope Benedict XVI[ See all 51 articles, 37 photos ]

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WSJ- Pope Francis will continue the process of resetting the Vatican's relationship with Islam on his trip to Turkey following a rocky patch under Pope Benedict, says WSJ's Deborah Ball. Photo: Getty Images Two weeks after his election, Pope Francis washed the feet of 12 people at a juvenile detention center in Rome for the annual Holy Thursday ritual. Comment?

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China[ See all 108 articles, 79 photos, 1 discussion, 1 comment ]

China in the News

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LA Times- Taiwan's ruling Nationalist Party will test its popularity in midterm elections Saturday after six years of leading the island to landmark deals with longtime adversary China. Shown is a panda cub delivered on July 6, 2013, in Taiwan, following her mother's artificial insemination in March. Comment?

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Hong Kong[ See all 48 articles, 40 photos, 1 discussion, 1 comment ]

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WaPo- At age 14, he stepped into the spotlight to take on - and ultimately help defeat - Hong Kong authorities' plans to launch a "national education" curriculum, calling it a ploy to brainwash the city's youth with unquestioned support for the Chinese Communist Party. Now, at 18, Joshua Wong's young, bespectacled face is perhaps the most recognized among leaders spearheading a mostly student-led protest movement that is pressing for greater democratic reforms in the semiautonomous Chinese territory. Comment?

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Iraq[ See all 40 articles, 27 photos ]

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WaPo- Police officials say the first attack took place Friday morning when a bomb exploded near a market in Baghdad's northeastern suburb of Husseiniyah, killing four people and wounding nine others. Just north of Baghdad, a bomb blast targeting an outdoor market killed three people and wounded 12 others in the Sabaa al-Bour area. Comment?

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