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  • newEbola worker: Why did they kill my dog?
    It's a long road to recovery for Spanish nurse's assistant Teresa Romero Ramos.
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 9:36pm -
  • newAl Qaeda car bombs target Houthi fighters in Yemeni port city
    Violence wracked Yemen yet again Thursday -- this time in the form of dual car bomb attacks purportedly carried out by al Qaeda militants targeting fighters from the minority, albeit powerful, Houthi group.
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 8:04pm -
  • newU.S. air strikes kill 3 top ISIS leaders
    U.S. air strikes have killed two top-level and one mid-level ISIS leader, a senior U.S. military official tells CNN.
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 7:29pm -
  • newOf conquistadors and the Cold War
    Just 90 miles away, Cuba inevitably shares a long history with the United States, from conquistadors to the Spanish-American War to the Cold War.
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 7:14pm -
  • newThings that annoy North Korea
    North Korea's fury over the movie comedy "The Interview" appears to have taken the secretive state's oversensitivity to new extremes.
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:23pm -
  • newNat'l Geo photo winners 2014
    More than 9,200 entries were submitted from more than 150 countries in three categories: people, places and nature.
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:22pm -
  • newWhat the Taliban left behind
    Classroom after classroom at the army-run school in Pakistan tells the same brutal story. A pair of glasses on the floor here, children's pencils and pens there, a page from a schoolbook lying torn and crumpled.
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:52pm -

BBC

  • newEight children found dead in Cairns
    Eight children are found dead at a house in Cairns, Australia, reportedly after a stabbing, while the mother of at least seven of them suffers stabs wounds.
    - 17 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:39am -
  • newChina media: Obama's Cuba 'legacy'
    Papers praise US president for Cuba rapprochement, calling it a memorable legacy.
    - 18 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:38am -
  • newIndian media: 'Outrage' over Lakhvi's bail
    Shock and outrage over Pakistani court granting bail to 2008 Mumbai attacks 'mastermind'.
    - 31 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:25am -
  • newAppeal against Mumbai suspect bail
    A Pakistani government prosecutor says he is challenging the bail granted to a man accused of being behind the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.
    - 34 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:22am -
  • newPilot jailed over deadly China crash
    A Chinese court has jailed a pilot for three years over a 2010 crash in Heilongjiang province that left 44 people dead.
    - 47 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:09am -
  • newIndia's Kerala dilutes alcohol ban
    Authorities in the southern Indian state of Kerala announce plans to dilute their earlier decision to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to attract tourists and protect jobs.
    - 51 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:05am -
  • newChina revises up 2013 economy size
    China revises up the size of its economy in 2013 by 3.4%, which works out to about the size of Malaysia's economic output.
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:26am -

AlJazeera

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101 East - Thailand's tainted robes
101 East - Thailand's tainted robesAs scandals involving misbehaving monks rock the nation, 101 East examines if Thailand can save its moral soul.From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:3 0ratingsTime:25:01More inNews & Politics
- 6 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:50am -
Iraqi Kurds say siege of Mount Sinjar broken
Iraqi Kurds say siege of Mount Sinjar brokenIraqi Kurdish forces say they have retaken a vital corridor of territory from ISIL, in the Sinjar mountains.This means thousands of minority Yazidis displaced and trapped by the fighting, can now esca…
- 46 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:10am -
Pakistan grants bail to Mumbai attack accused
Pakistan grants bail to Mumbai attack accusedThe Indian government has condemned a decision by a court in Pakistan to free the suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi has been held in a Pakistani prison for more tha…
- 2 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 5:45am -
Putin says Russian economy will rebound
Putin says Russian economy will reboundRussian President Vladimir Putin has attempted to assuage fears of economic collapse and promised rapid recovery as he faced hundreds of journalists amid the worst financial crisis of his rule. Speaking at…
- 5 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:49am -
UN humanitarian chief talks of Syria tragedy
UN humanitarian chief talks of Syria tragedyValerie Amos told Al Jazeera Syria is in a deep tragedy where 12 million people are in need of humanitarian aid.Amos added that a political solution is not possible because of the deep differences tha…
- 6 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:22am -
The Stream - The price of a degree
The Stream - The price of a degreeFollow The Stream and join Al Jazeera’s social media community:This episode’s story:http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/201412180001-0024443FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AJStreamTWITTER: https:…
- 6 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:00am -

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    BREAKING: 8 children stabbed to death in Cairns, Australia
    BREAKING: 8 children stabbed to death in Cairns, AustraliaEight children aged from 18 months to 15 years have been found stabbed to death inside a house in Manoora suburb of the city of Cairns in far north Queensland, police have confirmed. READ…
    - 35 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:21am -
    Water cannon unleashed: Riot police disperse student protest in Chile
    Water cannon unleashed: Riot police disperse student protest in ChileStudents from ten different universities gathered in Chile's capital to protest against tuition fee hikes. Demonstrators waved banners and began marching to the Ministry of Educ…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:36am -
    French President floats idea of easing sanctions on Russia
    French President floats idea of easing sanctions on RussiaFrench President Francois Hollande has been lobbying to ease sanctions, said the economic blockade might be lifted if Ukraine’s territorial integrity is respected. RT talks to political…
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:25am -
    'US overlooks backlash that sanctions could have on its own economy'
    'US overlooks backlash that sanctions could have on its own economy'Russia could soon be targeted by yet another round of U.S. sanctions. RT talks to Daniel McAdams, Executive Director of the Ron Paul Peace Institute.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-ai…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:47am -
    Obama signs Russia sanctions bill, no plans to use it for now
    Obama signs Russia sanctions bill, no plans to use it for nowBarack Obama signs a bill allowing further sanctions against Russia and authorizing $350 million worth of military aid to be sent to Ukraine. RT's Gayane Chichakyan reports. READ MORE:…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 10:08pm -
    US can do little to stop terrorists spreading their ideology online – extremism expert
    US can do little to stop terrorists spreading their ideology online – extremism expertWATCH FULL SHOW http://youtu.be/ZtmFq8o1S2AThe Sydney siege was the latest in a seemingly growing list of “lone-wolf” attacks around the world. The rise…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 9:42pm -

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    • new2nd test: Smith century gives Australia advantage
      BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Steve Smith completed a century in his first innings as test captain and Mitchell Starc chipped in with bat and ball to give Australia a narrow advantage after day three of the second test against India.
      - 19 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:37am -
    • newPakistan: 67 militants killed after school massacre
      ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 67 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, officials said Friday, days after Taliban fighters killed 148 people — most of them children — in a school massacre.
      - 19 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:37am -
    • newTop Asian News at 7:30 a.m. GMT
      SYDNEY (AP) — Eight dead children and a woman suffering from stab wounds were found inside a home in a northern Australian city on Friday, police said. Queensland state police said they were called to the home in the Cairns suburb of Manoora on Fri…
      - 24 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:32am -
    • newFilipino family wants US Marine in local jail during trial
      MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A U.S. Marine charged with killing a transgender Filipino woman he picked up in a bar was brought back Friday to the city where the attack occurred two months ago, and lawyers of the victim say they will seek his detentio…
      - 34 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:22am -
    • new2004 tsunami: Horror of 'colorful mess' revealed
      Some 230,000 people were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami set off by a magnitude 9.1 earthquake on Dec. 26, 2004. A dozen countries were hit, from Indonesia to India to Africa's east coast. Scores of Associated Press journalists covered the disaste…
      - 37 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:19am -
    • new8 children killed, mother stabbed, in Australia
      SYDNEY (AP) — Eight dead children and a woman suffering from stab wounds were found inside a home in a northern Australian city on Friday, police said.
      - 40 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:16am -
    • newEight children killed in Australia in reported mass stabbing
      By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - Eight children have been killed and a woman who was mother to seven of them was injured in the northern Australian city of Cairns, police said on Friday, in what several media outlets reported was a mass stabbing. Au…
      - 41 mins ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:15am -

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