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Protestors Tell Morsy: Ditch Your Decree, or Leave

Posted: 11/27/2012 - 116 people are reportedly injured in protests throughout the county and one died. Egypt's Cabinet chief says there will be no retreat from the constitutional decree.. but a Morsy backer says the president has "overwhelming" support from Egyptians.

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Third Attempt Kills Defiant Mexico Mayor

Posted: 11/27/2012 - Investigators are not ruling out any possible motives in the killing of Maria Santos Gorrostieta, said the Mexican state's deputy attorney general. She was hailed for her bravery, but was found dead last week.

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Critics Ask If Morsy Really Is Egypt's Next Strongman

Posted: 11/26/2012 - A foe says Morsy's amassing of powers "can only lead to a dictatorship".. A Morsy backer says the president has "overwhelming" support from Egyptians. The president's order makes his decisions immune from judicial oversight. Many courts close in protest, and there are concerns about the economic impact.

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Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak Says He's Resigning

Posted: 11/26/2012 - Barak says he wants to spend more time with his family. Despite speculation of a new party, he says he won't contest the elections due in January. His resignation comes after a lethal conflict with Hamas in Gaza last week.

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Bodies Found In Northern Mexico

Posted: 11/26/2012 - Eight bodies and the remains of others were found in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua over the weekend, sources and state news said.

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WalMart Fires Supplier After Bangladesh Factory Fire

Posted: 11/26/2012 - The factory was not authorized to make merchandise for Wal-Mart, company says. The company cuts ties with a supplier that subcontracted work to the factory. More than 100 people were killed in the blaze in Bangladesh.

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Morsi Stands By Decrees, Prolonging Showdown

Posted: 11/26/2012 - Egyptian President Mohammad Morsi is resolving not to back down or compromise on steps he announced Thursday, putting himself and a body writing a new constitution above the courts.

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Simple Surgery Heals The Blind In Indonesia

Posted: 11/26/2012 - They came from the remotest parts of Indonesia, taking crowded overnight ferries and riding for hours in cars or buses - all in the hope that a simple, and free, surgical procedure would restore their eyesight.

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China Lands First Jet On Its Aircraft Carrier

Posted: 11/25/2012 - China has successfully landed a fighter jet on its first aircraft carrier, which entered service two months ago, the country's official news agency confirmed Sunday.

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Egypt Reformist Warns Of Morsi Decree Turmoil

Posted: 11/25/2012 - Prominent Egyptian democracy advocate Mohammed ElBaradei warned Saturday of increasing turmoil that could potentially lead to the military stepping in unless the Islamist president rescinds his new, near absolute powers, as the country's long fragmented opposition sought to unite and rally new protests.

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Why Mexico Officially Wants to Changes Its Name

Posted: 11/23/2012 - In 1821, the country was officially dubbed the "United Mexican States" Its leaders were inspired by the American independence movement. Outgoing Mexican President Felipe Calderon has proposed making it just "Mexico."

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Egypt Opposition United Against Morsy's New Powers

Posted: 11/23/2012 - Judges will meet Monday to decide whether to go on strike, a judge says. Mohamed ElBaradei says Mohamed Morsy now has more power than Mubarak ever had. President Morsy says his actions are aimed at fostering "political and social stability."

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Six Confirmed Cases Of SARS-Like Coronavirus In Middle East

Posted: 11/23/2012 - A patient from Qatar has been confirmed with a new type of coronavirus, but it has shown no signs of being easily transmitted like the related virus that caused the 2003 global SARS outbreak, Germany's national health institute said Friday.

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Divisive EU Talks Break Up Without a Deal

Posted: 11/23/2012 - European Council says EU leaders should be able to reach a deal early next year. Germany's Angela Merkel says leaders should take the time to make a solid deal. Cameron says the current proposal was not acceptable to Britain or others.

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'Fat Duck' Chefs Die In Hong Kong Horror Crash

Posted: 11/21/2012 - An investigation is under way into a horrific collision in Hong Kong that resulted in the deaths of two visiting chefs from Heston Blumenthal's famous British restaurant, The Fat Duck.

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