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World News: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq Bombings: Libyan Kidnappings; Rio's Christ Statue Storm Damage; Fish Attack in Argentina

Updated: 01/19/2014 - US condemns deadly Taliban attack in Afghanistan... Syrian opposition to attend peace conference... More deaths in Iraq bombings... Inspectors arrive in Iran to monitor nuclear deal... Obama tells Germans spying won't damage ties... 2 Italians kidnapped by gunmen in eastern Libya... Egypt: 98.1 percent of voters approve constitution... Rio's iconic Christ statue damaged in storm... Argentina: 10 injured in carnivorous fish attack...

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Day in History: Free Speech; 1st Presidential TV News Conference; Iran Hostages; Beatles Reunion Nixed

Posted: 01/19/2014 - On Jan 19 - In 1764, John Wilkes was expelled from the British Parliament for seditious libel and obscenity (the former charge was for criticizing a speech delivered by King George III; the latter, for penning a pornographic parody of Alexander Pope's "Essay on Man")... In 1955, a presidential news conference was filmed for television for the first time, with the permission of President Dwight D. Eisenhower... In 1981, the United States and Iran signed an accord paving the way for the release of 52 Americans held hostage for more than 14 months... In 1976, promoter Bill Sargent offered The Beatles at least $30 million to reunite for a concert in the U.S. Sargent estimated that the reunion show could gross up to $300 million. They refused...

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Obama NSA Changes

Updated: 01/17/2014 - President Obama is ordering the National Security Agency to change the way it does business.

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Congress Easily Passes $1.1T Spending Bill

Updated: 01/17/2014 - Congress has sent President Barack Obama a $1.1 trillion government spending bill that eases the harshest effects of last year's automatic budget cuts.

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NSA Is Making Changes

Updated: 01/16/2014 - President Obama is set to announce changes he's willing to make to the national security agency's surveillance practices.

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Insurance Plan for Sickest Gets Another Extension

Posted: 01/14/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Health insurance companies can no longer turn away people with medical problems, but the Obama administration isn't taking any chances with thousands of vulnerable patients in a special federal program.

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Weather Channel Says Safety At Risk in Dispute

Posted: 01/13/2014 - The Weather Channel wants its viewers to urge congressional intervention in its business dispute with DirecTV, arguing that it's a public safety issue if the satellite system pulls the network off the air for nearly 20 million viewers.

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Rockets Players Pranked After Practice

Updated: 01/13/2014 - The Houston Rockets had some fun at the expense of their own players, including stars Dwight Howard, James Harden, and Jeremy Lin.

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