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Russia moving anti-aircraft missiles to Syria

Tensions in the Middle East have escalated after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane, with the Turkish President accusing Russia of deceit and Moscow…

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Eagles of Death Metal talk about Paris attack

The U.S. rock band playing the Bataclan concert hall where 89 people were killed on the night of the November 13 Paris terror attack have praised the heroism…

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Disney's cable channels lose millions of subscribers

Looks like the Magic Kingdom is lacking some sparkle. Disney's cable channels are losing millions of subscribers.

ESPN, its most profitable channel, has lost 7…

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Facebook-posting man found guilty of wife's murder

A Florida man who posted a photograph of his wife's body on Facebook was found guilty Wednesday of second-degree murder.

Derek Medina of South Miami was accused…

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Family of boy charged in girl's death: He didn't pull trigger

What started as a disagreement between two neighborhood children over a puppy ended with the death of one child and murder charges for the other. Now the…

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China defends coal use ahead of Paris summit

China's special envoy on climate change, Xie Zhenhua, has defended the country's decision to build more coal-fired power plants ahead of a global climate…

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New Zealand police accused of censorship

Researchers in New Zealand wishing to use publicly-owned crime data are being required to sign contracts with police which gives authorities the right to "…

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When the 'mourning moon' rises, let things go

A full moon in November, the last before the winter solstice, has different names and traditions, but they all carry a meaning that signals a time for a…

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Landmark 'Dark Knight' comic gets a threequel

There was a time when Batman was known primarily as a noble costumed crimefighter whose blows were occasionally accentuated with "BAMs" and "POWs."

In 1986,…

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Cynthia Robinson of Sly and the Family Stone dies

Cynthia Robinson, whose brassy, forthright trumpet lit up Sly and the Family Stone songs such as "Dance to the Music," "Life" and "Hot Fun in the Summertime,"…

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