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Around the Nation
6:11 am
Mon January 12, 2015

35 Years Later, Guy With Metal Detector Finds Lost Class Ring

Originally published on Mon January 12, 2015 7:45 am

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Europe
4:59 am
Mon January 12, 2015

World Leaders March In Solidarity With French Terror Attack Victims

Originally published on Mon January 12, 2015 7:45 am

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NPR Story
4:59 am
Mon January 12, 2015

72nd Annual Golden Globes Handed Out In Beverly Hills

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NPR Story
4:59 am
Mon January 12, 2015

Stealing Oil Is Easy, Selling It On The International Market Isn't

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12:48 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

In France, Simultaneous Standoffs Erupt In Violence

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12:47 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

A Review Of The Day's Violent Tumult In France

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 2:05 pm

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12:34 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

In The Midst Of A Violent Morning, Parisians Seek To Cope

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12:08 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

The Threats And Violence At A Kosher Market In Paris

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News
11:28 am
Fri January 9, 2015

What U.S. Officials Know Now About The Standoffs In France

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11:22 am
Fri January 9, 2015

The French Perspective On 2 Desperate Days Following 'Hebdo' Shooting

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11:12 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Negotiator On The Scene In Standoff Outside Paris

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World
10:17 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Mideast Conflict Could Bog Down International Criminal Court

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has accused Israel of committing war crimes against the Palestinians. The Palestinians have joined the International Criminal Court, a move that has angered Israel and is unlikely to lead to any prosecutions in the near term.
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Originally published on Sun January 11, 2015 11:26 am

The Palestinian decision to join the International Criminal Court this month comes at a challenging time for the world's only permanent war crimes tribunal.

The ICC is just over a decade old and has had to back off from some controversial cases, including one in Kenya, where an investigation collapsed into the country's president for election violence. The Hague-based court may have to walk an especially fine line in the Middle East.

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9:31 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Between 2 Police Standoffs, Tensions Flare In Paris

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 11:38 am

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9:31 am
Fri January 9, 2015

The Shifting Conditions Confronting The French Hostage Negotiator

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 10:14 am

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Around the Nation
7:00 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Ex-Miami Dolphins Player Swims To Safety

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 9:31 am

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Around the Nation
6:42 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Dog Gets His Mouth On A Remote; Trouble Ensues

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 9:31 am

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NPR Story
5:21 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Syrian Refugees Suffer Double Threat Of Severe Winter, Less Aid

Syrian refugees carry gasoline under heavy snow fall at the a U.N.-run refugee camp of Fayda near the Bekaa Valley town of Zahle in eastern Lebanon on Jan. 7.
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Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 1:28 pm

A bitter cold snap has descended on the Middle East; in Lebanon, they call the storm Zeina. And in a muddy cluster of tents and huts close to the city of Saida, refugees from neighboring Syria say she showed no mercy.

"The wind, the wind, God almighty, it was a storm," says one Syrian woman, Gamra al-Khalil. A tree fell on her corrugated-metal shack, crushing half of it, just missing her family.

"It's this year that's the worst," Khalil says. "We're dying of cold."

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NPR Story
5:21 am
Fri January 9, 2015

In Paris And To Its North, 2 Standoffs Develop

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 9:31 am

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5:21 am
Fri January 9, 2015

AARP Members Tour Cutting Edge Tech Show

Originally published on Mon January 12, 2015 7:45 am

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5:21 am
Fri January 9, 2015

12 Victims Died In Shooting; We Learn More About Them

Originally published on Fri January 9, 2015 9:31 am

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