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    Top Opposition Figure Assumes Presidential Duties Amid Chaos

    KIEV A top Ukrainian opposition figure assumed presidential powers yesterday, plunging Ukraine into new uncertainty after a deadly political stand-off, and boosting long-jailed Yulia Tymoshenko’s chances at a return to po...
     
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    USAImmigatioProtest

    Gov’t Shutdown Delays Immigration Hearings

    The United States (US) government shutdown last year delayed more than 37,000 immigration hearings by months or years for immigrants already waiting in lengthy lines to plead for asylum or green cards. While the US immigration ...
     
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    DesmondTutu

    Tutu To Uganda: ‘Do Not Pass Anti-Gay Bill’

    South Africa’s retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu yesterday made an impassioned plea to Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni not to sign into law a harsh Anti-Homosexuality Bill that calls for a life sentence for some sa...
     
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    Robert Ford-Cursing in Jamaican

    Mayor videotaped ranting Jamaican expletives

    Mayor of Toronto, Canada, Robert ‘Rob’ Ford, has been implicated in a video displaying him presumably under the influence speaking what appears to Jamaican patios recently. Ford was videotaped at a fast-food restaur...
     
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    Chicago archdiocese hid decades of child sex abuse

    30 sex abuse cases to be posted online Tuesday After a 13-year-old boy reported in 1979 that a Roman Catholic priest raped and threatened him at gunpoint to keep quiet, the Archdiocese of Chicago assured the boy’s parents...
     
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    World Hero

    Nelson Mandela was born to the Thembu royal family in South Africa on July 18, 1918. His Christian (Methodist) mother and polygamous father named him Rolihlahla (Xhosa for ‘troublemaker’) but, consistent with tradit...
     
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    newfaceUkraine

    Top Opposition Figure Assumes Presidential Duties Amid Chaos

    KIEV A top Ukrainian opposition figure assumed presidential powers yesterday, plunging Ukraine into new uncertainty after a deadly political stand-off, and boosting long-jailed Yulia Tymoshenko’s chances at a return to po...
     
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    International News
     
    USAImmigatioProtest

    Gov’t Shutdown Delays Immigration Hearings

    The United States (US) government shutdown last year delayed more than 37,000 immigration hearings by months or years for immigrants already waiting in lengthy lines to plead for asylum or green cards. While the US immigration ...
     
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    International News
     
    DesmondTutu

    Tutu To Uganda: ‘Do Not Pass Anti-Gay Bill’

    South Africa’s retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu yesterday made an impassioned plea to Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni not to sign into law a harsh Anti-Homosexuality Bill that calls for a life sentence for some sa...
     
  •  
    International News
     
    Robert Ford-Cursing in Jamaican

    Mayor videotaped ranting Jamaican expletives

    Mayor of Toronto, Canada, Robert ‘Rob’ Ford, has been implicated in a video displaying him presumably under the influence speaking what appears to Jamaican patios recently. Ford was videotaped at a fast-food restaur...
     
  •  
    International News
     
    CardinalFrancisGeorge-Chi

    Chicago archdiocese hid decades of child sex abuse

    30 sex abuse cases to be posted online Tuesday After a 13-year-old boy reported in 1979 that a Roman Catholic priest raped and threatened him at gunpoint to keep quiet, the Archdiocese of Chicago assured the boy’s parents...
     
  •  
    International News
     
    Nelson_Mandela_1918_2013

    World Hero

    Nelson Mandela was born to the Thembu royal family in South Africa on July 18, 1918. His Christian (Methodist) mother and polygamous father named him Rolihlahla (Xhosa for ‘troublemaker’) but, consistent with tradit...
     

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