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Meteor Falls Out of Sky in Russia

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Click here to download video In an incident that seems like it was taken straight from a sci-fi movie, a 10-ton meteor fell over Russia,…read more

ScienceWorld & Geography
Philippines

Lessons on Democracy from the Philippines

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On Election Day American voters checked a box with the name “Barack Obama”, “Mitt Romney” or a third part candidate, but they were not casting…read more

Government & CivicsWorldWorld & Geography
Malala Yousafzai leaves Hospital

Pakistanis Stand with Malala

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The Taliban, a militant group with roots in Pakistan and Afghanistan that seeks to implement its own strict interpretation of Islam, recently shot 14-year-old Malala…read more

WorldWorld & Geography
Protesters wearing balaclavas in solidarity with the band march to support free speech rights in Russia.

What is the Russian Punk Rocker Trial Really About?

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The trial of three women in a feminist punk rock band named Pussy Riot has captured the attention of the world. The three women were…read more

free speechWorld & Geography
Sarah Attar of Saudi Arabia enters the stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Attar is one of the first female athletes to compete for Saudi Arabia at the Olympics.

Many Firsts for Women At 2012 Olympics

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The 2012 London Olympics mark the first time that every competing country will have at least one woman on their team. This comes after years…read more

OlympicswomenWorld & Geography

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