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Tunisians vote for post-revolution president

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The runoff pits 88-year-old favourite Beji Caid Essebsi, leader of the anti-Islamist Nidaa Tounes party, against incumbent Moncef Marzouki, who held the post through an alliance with the moderate Islamist movement Ennahda. Ahead of the landmark second-round vote, which sets Tunisia apart from the turmoil of...(more) 



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10 years on, tsunami warning stumbles at the "last mile"

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By Aubrey Belford BANGKOK (Reuters) - In April 2012, Indonesia's Banda Aceh, the city worst hit by the tsunami that killed at least 226,000 people on Boxing Day ten years ago, received a terrifying reminder of how unprepared it was for the next disaster. As an...(more) 



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Pouliot scores in debut, Pens beat Panthers 3-1

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Derrick Pouliot scored in his NHL debut and Sidney Crosby ended his drought with a third-period goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins in their 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday. 



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The family with 34 children - and counting

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The family with 34 children - and they're adding two more 



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Tsunami: Scenes of grief, viewed from van of death

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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 disaster, and as the 10th...(more) 



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Muhammad Ali down with pneumonia

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Former three-time heavyweight champion boxer Muhammad Ali has been taken to hospital with a mild case of pneumonia, his spokesman says. 



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VIDEO: Talking Movies' top 10 films of 2014

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As the end of 2014 draws near, Talking Movies' Tom Brook picks his top 10 films that have been released in the past year. 




NYPD cops turn backs to de Blasio at hospital

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Anger at Mayor de Blasio boiled over Saturday night when cops turned their backs on him in protest.  



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Russia: Why oil crash could threaten Vladimir Putin with a palace coup

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With a growing economic crisis and less money to share among the oligarchs, there is talk of splits in the Kremlin elite that could undermine the president’s power ■ How other oil exporting countries are being affected Continue reading... 




Hanging of black teen exposes race rifts in N.C. town

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The slow southern pace of this small town makes it feel like time can stand still in these parts.  




Oregon cop delivers stolen presents to theft victims

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An Oregon cop is delivering presents sans a white beard and red suit.  



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Indonesian capital bets on web drive to lift fortunes

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The Indonesian capital -- a chaotic metropolis with shaky Internet access -- is hoping to turn its fortunes around with an ambitious online platform that allows residents to report problems, from crime to traffic jams, with their smartphones. A concrete jungle with a population of about...(more) 



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