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China Moves Forward In Bid To Ease One-Child Policy

Posted: 12/25/2013 - China's plan to relax its controversial decades-long, one-child policy has taken a significant step forward, with the country's top legislative body poised to approve its implementation early next year.

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U.S. Military Aircraft Attacked In South Sudan

Posted: 12/21/2013 - U.S. military aircraft on a mission to evacuate Americans from South Sudan was hit by gunfire Saturday, wounding four U.S. servicemembers, according to the military's Africa Command.

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Pakistan Protests May Require US Fly War Cargo Out Of Afganistan

Posted: 12/19/2013 - U.S. officials, frustrated that hundreds of military shipments heading out of Afghanistan have been stopped on the land route through Pakistan because of anti-American protests, face the possibility of flying out equipment at an additional cost of $1 billion.

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Pentagon To Probe Whether U.S. Forces Were Killed By Enemy Fire

Posted: 12/17/2013 - Pentagon received report that troops came under mortar fire after crash Officials say no conclusions reached yet in crash initially blamed on mechanical failure. Tuesday's toll worst single-day for U.S. troops since August 2012.

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Oh, boy! Famous Zoo Pandas Are Actually Female

Posted: 12/17/2013 - Rebecca Snyder, curator of mammals at Zoo Atlanta, told HLN on Monday that zoo officials found out in November that the twin giant pandas are actually girls. "It's possible to make mistakes," Snyder said.

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Ukrainian Opposition Gathers In New Mass Rally

Posted: 12/15/2013 - About 200,000 anti-government protesters converged on the central square of Ukraine's capital Sunday, a dramatic demonstration that the opposition's morale remains strong after nearly four weeks of daily protests, but shadowed by suggestions that their goal of closer ties with Europe may be imperiled.

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South Africa Holds State Funeral For Nelson Mandela In Ancestral Qunu

Updated: 12/15/2013 - Big guns fired a salute in the rural village where Nelson Mandela grew up and military servicemen marched stiffly behind his casket on a winding dirt road Sunday as South Africa said goodbye for the last time to the man who reconciled the country in its most vulnerable period.

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Yemen: U.S. Drone Strike Strikes Wedding Party

Posted: 12/12/2013 - Two national security officials from Yemen confirm the deadly drone strike to CNN. Intelligence reports indicated convoy vehicles carried al Qaeda militants. Outraged residents in the region call on Yemeni leaders to put an end of drone strikes.

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American Missing In Iran, Worked For The CIA

Posted: 12/12/2013 - The CIA apologized to the family, paid $2.5 million settlement. Family: "It is time for the U.S. government to step up".. AP and Washington Post: Bob Levinson was working for the CIA in Iran; family has previously denied government ties to the trip.

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North Korea Executes Leader's Uncle As A Traitor

Posted: 12/12/2013 - North Korea said Friday that it had executed Kim Jong Un's uncle as a traitor for trying to seize supreme power, a stunning end for the leader's former mentor, long considered the country's No. 2.

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UN Inspectors Confirm Syria Chemical Attack

Posted: 12/12/2013 - The experts, led by Swedish professor Ake Sellstrom, examined seven alleged chemical weapons attacks and said it lacked information to corroborate the allegations at two locations.

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Mexican Congress Approves Historic Energy Bill

Posted: 12/12/2013 - The 353-134 vote will allow the government to give private companies contracts and licenses to explore and drill for oil and gas, deals now prohibited under Mexico's constitution.

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Putin Defends Russian Conservative Values

Posted: 12/12/2013 - President Vladimir Putin cast Russia Thursday as a defender of conservative values against the "genderless and infertile" Western tolerance that he said equates good and evil.

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Pope Francis Is Time's Person Of The Year

Posted: 12/11/2013 - Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church's new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.

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