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White House To Find Successor To Defense Secretary Hagel

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Nov 25 2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced his resignation on Monday. He will stay on until his replacement is found. Why did Hagel resign, and what does it mean for the Obama administration’s policies?

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/25/366504662/white-house-to-find-successor-to-defense-secretary-hagel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Britain To Announce Sweeping Counterterrorism Legislation

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Nov 25 2014

The British government plans to introduce measures it says will help authorities combat terrorism. The proposed legislation includes a ban on insurance companies covering the cost of ransom demands.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/25/366504627/britain-to-announce-sweeping-new-counterterrorism-legislation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

New Bird Species Sings Sweetly In Sulawesi

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Nov 25 2014

Birds are one of the most widely studied forms of life on the planet. And, there are still new species out there to discover — as one young researcher found recently in a forest in Indonesia.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/25/366504669/new-bird-species-sings-sweet-in-sulawesi?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Experts Suggest OPEC’s Power Over Oil Prices Is Waning

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Nov 24 2014

Members of OPEC meet this week. It used to be the world held its breath when this happened, worried what the meeting would mean for oil prices. But experts say times have changed.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/24/366259576/experts-suggest-opec-s-power-over-oil-prices-is-waning?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Facing A Monday Deadline, Iran’s Nuclear Talks Are Extended

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Nov 24 2014

Iran, the U.S. and other world powers appear ready to continue talks over Tehran’s nuclear ambitions. Negotiators have been meeting in Vienna.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/24/366259569/facing-a-monday-deadline-will-iran-s-nuclear-talks-be-extended?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Facing A Monday Deadline, Iran’s Nuclear Talks Are Extended

Uncategorized | Posted by Israel Grossman Attorney
Nov 24 2014

Iran, the U.S. and other world powers appear ready to continue talks over Tehran’s nuclear ambitions. Negotiators have been meeting in Vienna.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/24/366259569/facing-a-monday-deadline-will-iran-s-nuclear-talks-be-extended?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Experts Suggest OPEC’s Power Over Oil Prices Is Waning

Uncategorized | Posted by Israel Grossman Attorney
Nov 24 2014

Members of OPEC meet this week. It used to be the world held its breath when this happened, worried what the meeting would mean for oil prices. But experts say times have changed.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/24/366259576/experts-suggest-opec-s-power-over-oil-prices-is-waning?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Insurgent Bombing Strikes Afghan Volleyball Tournament

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Nov 24 2014

The bomber attacked the tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday. That came after the lower house of Afghanistan’s parliament approved keeping U.S. troops in the country past the end of the year.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/24/366259618/insurgent-bombing-strikes-afghan-volleyball-tournament?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Insurgent Bombing Strikes Afghan Volleyball Tournament

Uncategorized | Posted by Israel Grossman Attorney
Nov 24 2014

The bomber attacked the tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday. That came after the lower house of Afghanistan’s parliament approved keeping U.S. troops in the country past the end of the year.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/24/366259618/insurgent-bombing-strikes-afghan-volleyball-tournament?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Tunisian Election Complete’s Its Transition To Democracy

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Nov 23 2014

In 2011, thousands of Tunisians called for an end to dictatorship. Now the country will hold its first democratic presidential election. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to journalist Naveena Kottoor.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2014/11/23/366084555/tunisian-election-completes-its-transition-to-democracy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world