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Pope Francis: ´The Marxist Ideology Is Wrong´

December 15, 2013 11:28 am

The pope made the announcement after conservatives like Rush Limbaugh came forward saying his teachings are "pure Marxism."

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Pope Francis: ´The Pope Francis ideology is wrong´

December 15, 2013 11:27 am

Pope Francis has come forward saying he’s not a Marxist after many American conservatives criticized the pontiff for what they perceived as anti-capitalist views — specifically against trickle down economics. In an interview with Italian newspaper La Stampa, the pope says: ”The Marxist ideology is wrong. But I have met many Marxists in my life who are good people, so I […]

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After Uncle´s Execution, Kim Jong-Un´s Aunt Gets Promotion

December 15, 2013 11:02 am

Kim Jong-un's aunt, Kim Kyong Hui, has been given a key position within North Korea's government.

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Amid Protests, EU Puts Ukraine Trade Talks On Hold

December 15, 2013 11:02 am

The European Union has suspended trade negotiations with Ukraine, despite thousands of protestors demanding the deal be signed.

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South Africa Holds State Funeral for Mandela

December 15, 2013 11:02 am

A nation mourned as Nelson Mandela was laid to rest at his ancestral home of Qunu, while family, friends and political leaders paid tribute to South Africa’s first black president. WSJ's Devon Maylie wraps up the key events from Qunu. Photo: AP

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China´s Rover Leaves First Tracks On Moon In 40 Years

December 15, 2013 11:02 am

China's first moon rover set off slowly Sunday to travel across the right eye of the Man in the Moon, leaving the first wheeled tracks on the moon's surface in nearly 40 years. Two weeks after its launch from southwest China, the Chang'e 3 lunar probe, named after a moon goddess, made a careful descent […]

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Gunman In Colorado High School Shooting Shot Self When Confronted By Officer

December 15, 2013 11:01 am

The 18-year-old gunman who wounded a fellow student before taking his own life at a Colorado high school committed suicide less than a minute and a half after he entered the building, armed with a shotgun and multiple rounds of ammunition that he purchased legally, authorities said Saturday. Speaking at a press conference, Arapahoe County […]

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Berkeley police on alert after spike in robberies

December 15, 2013 10:11 am

Police in Berkeley were stepping up patrols Sunday after a pair of students were assaulted and robbed at gunpoint near a park not far the UC campus this weekend, the latest in a recent string of crimes in the area. The violent hold up of the two UC Berkeley students happened near Willard Park less […]

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WARMER TEMPS AHEAD? Find out with Rosemary´s 5-Day

December 15, 2013 9:46 am

WARMER TEMPS AHEAD? Find out with Rosemary's 5-Day

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Sen. John McCain to Ukrainian Protesters: ´This Is Your Moment´

December 15, 2013 9:04 am

U.S. Senator John McCain told thousands of Ukrainian protesters camped on Kiev's main square on Sunday (December 15) that Ukraine's destiny lay in Europe and that it would make Europe better. Senators John McCain and Christopher Murphy both took to the stage. "I am a Republican, Senator Murphy is a Democrat – we are here […]

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