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5:19 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

Germanwings Co-Pilot Showed No Signs Of Mental Illness, Fellow Pilots Say

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

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Africa
5:11 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

Nigerian President Faces Tough Reelection Campaign

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

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Politics
5:11 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

In YouTube Video, Sen. Harry Reid Announces Retirement From Senate

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

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Europe
5:09 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

After Apartment Search, German Investigators Say Co-Pilot Hid An Illness

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

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Asia
5:08 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

In Regulating Outdoor Dancing, China Tells Seniors How To Bust A Move

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

China's sports bureaucracy threatened this week to standardize dancing in public squares. Government committees have for decades drafted standardized eye exercises for squinting school children, calisthenics for office workers and Tai Chi routines for retirees.

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Parallels
5:07 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

After Abuse In A Peruvian Circus, A Bear Awaits A New Home

Cholita, an Andean bespectacled bear, was rescued from a circus in Peru after suffering from abuse. An animal welfare group is now attempting to take Cholita to the U.S.
Courtesy of Animal Defenders International

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 9:59 pm

In Peru, a beleaguered bear is looking for a new home.

And the former circus animal is getting high-profile help from Michael Bond, the British author of the well-loved children's books about Paddington bear.

The tale of Cholita, an Andean spectacled bear like the fictional Paddington, is less the stuff of children's books and more of horror films.

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National Security
5:03 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

U.S. Plays Delicate Dance As Deadline Nears In Iranian Nuclear Talks

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Around the Nation
5:03 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

Oklahoma University Reveals Sigma Alpha Epsilon Investigation Results

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Middle East
5:03 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

U.S. Strategy In Yemen Represents Standard Counterterrorism Plan

Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

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Movie Reviews
5:03 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

Photography, Misery And Beauty In 'The Salt Of The Earth'

"I could hear the gold whispering in the souls of these men," says Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado of a gold mine in Serra Pelada.
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Originally published on Fri March 27, 2015 8:07 pm

Having recently celebrated the accomplishments of musicians and dancers in his transcendent documentaries The Buena Vista Social Club and Pina, it perhaps makes sense that Wim Wenders would now turn his camera on a man who wields a camera.

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