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25 die in India from toxic liquor

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:36
At least 25 people have died after consuming illicitly brewed liquor in villages in northern India, health authorities said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Fear and loathing in the dressing room

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:30
What happens in the dressing room stays in the dressing room is an oft repeated phrase by football managers and players.
Categories: International News

Too horrified to watch, too fascinated to turn away

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:23
Recent ISIS beheadings were seen by many as a gruesome serial drama, but Frances Larson says the killers know we will still tune in for the next episode.
Categories: International News

Knudsen Inducted Into Southeast Polk Hall of Fame

Bulldog Beat - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:23
Before heading back to Starkville for the start of the 2015 spring semester, freshman pitcher Cassady Knudsen was honored by her former high school, Southeast Polk, by being inducted into the hall of fame on Friday.

Mubarak to be retried

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:21
An Egyptian court has overturned former President Hosni Mubarak's conviction on embezzlement charges and ordered a retrial.
Categories: International News

Charlie Hebdo puts Mohammed on its new cover

Business News - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:20
In a show of defiance, the surviving staff of Charlie Hebdo has placed a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed on the cover of its first issue since the terrorist attack at its offices last week.

Funerals in Jerusalem

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:19
Mourners came by the thousands -- in France and in Israel -- to honor those killed by Islamist extremists in three terror attacks last week.
Categories: International News

Zakaria: Blasphemy and the law of fanatics

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:14
When governments try to curry favor with fanatics, eventually the fanatics take the law into their own hands. In Pakistan, jihadis have killed dozens of people whom they accuse of blasphemy, including a brave politician,Salmaan Taseer, who dared to call the blasphemy law a "black law."
Categories: International News

Can we find cures for 7,000 diseases?

CNN - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:05
What policies would help get more cures and treatments to patients?
Categories: National News

Clinic on Joan Rivers' procedure to lose accreditation

CNN - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:05
The New York City clinic where Joan Rivers underwent a procedure before her death will no longer be eligible to receive funds for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries at the end of this month.
Categories: National News

Architecture is 'the mother of all art'

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:59
Architect David Adjaye introduces us to two up-and-coming names building for an uncertain future.
Categories: International News

Bringing back the trees to Vietnam's cities

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:58
Architect Vo Trong Nghia wants to reintroduce tropical beauty into Vietnam's dense cities. His designs have been recognized for their stunning use of bamboo.
Categories: International News

Nigerian architect builds on water

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:58
Nearly 70% of the world's capital cities are built on or around water. Architect Kunlé Adeyemi has dedicated his career to building on these vulnerable landscapes.
Categories: International News

Defiant Paris opens glitzy new Philharmonic

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:50
It'll be difficult for Paris to celebrate with music and showmanship after last week's twin terrorist attacks on the weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket.
Categories: International News

Murdoch, Rowling both wrong

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:49
Rupert Murdoch threw a grenade. J.K. Rowling caught it in midair and lobbed it back. The explosion -- in the battlefield of social media -- injured the truth.
Categories: International News

Hong Kong's sky slums highlight wealth gap

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:40
With an unrestricted, panoramic night view of the city's twinkling skyline and the breezy air right outside the front door, a 15th floor penthouse apartment ticks all the boxes for a million-dollar property in the heart of Hong Kong.
Categories: International News

One U.S. dollar could soon equal one euro

Business News - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:34
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Where jihad meets rap

CNN - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:27
It's a strange brew -- jihad and rap. Strange, but powerful.
Categories: National News
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