We’re taking action on climate change — and the world is joining us
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31 Mar 2015

Last November, President Obama stood in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing alongside Chinese President Xi Jinping — and made history. The leaders of the world’s two largest economies — and two biggest emitters of greenhouse gases — surprised the global community by jointly announcing their plans to combat one of the biggest threats facing the...

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File - President Barack Obama offers a toast to President Xi Jinping of China during a State Banquet at the Great Hall of People in Beijing, China, Nov. 12, 2014.
photo: White House / Pete Souza

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Reducing our carbon emissions makes economic sense
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South African comic Noah will replace Jon Stewart
Full Article Tampa Bay Online
31 Mar 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The choice of South African comic Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart's replacement on "The Daily Show" advances an intriguing new trend of late-night comic hosts with a more worldly perspective while continuing the longer-running pattern of keeping those jobs filled with men. Comedy Central announced Monday that the 31-year-old Noah will...

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In this photo taken Oct. 27 2009 South African comedian Trevor Noah is photographed during an interview. Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to "The Daily Show" a handful of times during the past year
photo: AP / Bongiwe Mchunu-The Star

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The Daily Show – Spot the Africa
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South African Comedian Trevor Noah On Black Americans!
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Trevor Noah Replacing Jon Stewart: Who Is He?
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Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart on 'The Daily Sho...
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Trevor Noah will Replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show - Comedy Central 2015
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Trevor Noah Is Jon Stewart's 'Daily Show' Successor
German copilot was once treated for suicidal tendencies
Full Article Philadelphia Daily News
31 Mar 2015

DUSSELDORF, Germany - How could someone once diagnosed with suicidal tendencies get a job as a commercial pilot, entrusted with the lives of hundreds of people? That's the question being asked after officials confirmed Monday that Germanwings copilot Andreas Lubitz received lengthy psychotherapy before receiving his pilot's license. All 150 people...

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In this Thursday March 26, 2015 file photo, rescue workers inspect the debris from the Germanwings jet at the crash site near Seyne-les-Alpes, France.
photo: AP / Laurent Cipriani

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Germany: Co-pilot of crashed 4U9525 flight had "suicidal tendencies"
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SHOCKING NEWS - Germanwings Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Was Treated Years Ago For Suicidal Tendencies
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Germanwings' co-pilot believed to have deliberately crashed the plane into French Alps
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Germanwings Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Previously Had Suicidal Thoughts, Prosecutor Says
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Germanwings co-pilot once had suicidal tendencies
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German Prosecutors: Crash Pilot Had Suicidal Tendencies
Air strike kills at least 40 at Yemen camp for displaced
Full Article Reuters
31 Mar 2015

ADEN (Reuters) - An air strike killed at least 40 people at a camp for displaced people in north Yemen on Monday, humanitarian workers said, in an attack which apparently targeted nearby Houthi fighters who are battling President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. Yemen's state news agency Saba, which is under the control of the Houthis, said the camp at...

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File - A group of women and children collect water Friday Oct. 9, 2009 from a tank in the Mazraq refugee camp in northern Yemen which shelters about 8,000 people who have been displaced by fighting between Yemeni government forces and the Shiite rebels.
photo: AP / Adam Reynolds

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Yemen: Air strike kills at least 40 people at camp, say aid workers
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Many dead in 'air strike on north Yemen refugee camp'
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Many dead in air strike on north Yemen refugee camp
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Airstrike Hits Yemen Refugee Camp, Killing 46
updated 31 Mar 2015; published 31 Mar 2015
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Many dead in 'air strike on north Yemen refugee camp'
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Yemen crisis: Dozens killed by 'air strike' near refugee camp
Iran nuclear talks enter final day
Full Article BBC News
31 Mar 2015

31 March 2015 From the section Middle East Talks to reach a preliminary agreement on Iran's nuclear programme are entering their final day. Foreign ministers from six world powers and their Iranian counterpart have been negotiating in Switzerland ahead of a self-imposed deadline. US Secretary of State John Kerry said talks on Monday had produced...

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sits with his counterparts from Germany, China, the European Union, France, the United Kingdom, and Russia on March 30, 2015, in Lausanne, Switzerland, before the P5+1 partner nations resume direct negotiations with Iranian officials, top and right, about the future of their country's nuclear program.
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Latest updates from Iran nuclear talks in Lausanne
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World powers begin final day of nuclear talks with Iran
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Iran nuclear talks adjourn as P5+1 plan further consultations
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Iran Nuclear Talks Enters Final Day in Lausanne
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Switzerland: Iran nuclear talks resume on deadline day
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Iranian & American negotiators seeking to clinch a final nuclear deal by July

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Al Jazeera
Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008 on a wave of optimism and high expectation. At home and abroad, the new president was seen as the man who would put an end to some of...
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Khaama Press
The ongoing conflict in Yemen is quickly devolving into a wider regional conflagration, pitting Shiite Iran and an allied Houthi militant group against Saudi Arabia and other Sunni...
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The Inquisitr
State senator Ernie Chambers, 77, who is renowned for his liberal political stance, made his comments while speaking recently at Nebraska’s unicameral capitol building,...

Iraqi PM says northern city of Tikrit iberated
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Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says units of government forces, backed by Shia and Sunni volunteer forces, have managed to retake control of the strategic northern city of Tikrit from the ISIL Takfiri terrorist group. Abadi announced on Tuesday...
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Anne Frank's wax model located in the Madame Tussauds Amsterdam wax museum.
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THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Teenage Jewish diarist Anne Frank likely died of typhus in a Nazi concentration camp about a month earlier than previously thought, the Amsterdam museum that honors her memory said Tuesday on the 70th anniversary of the...
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Myanmar political prisoners who were released from Insein prison stand outside the gate of the facility Friday, May 17, 2013 in Yangon, Myanmar.
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VOA News The government of Myanmar and representatives from 16 major ethnic rebel groups have signed a draft cease-fire accord that aims to end decades of armed conflict. Speaking at Tuesday's signing in Yangon, President Thein Sein praised the...
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Leading opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Nigeria Peoples Party, gives a press conference in the Nigerian capital Abuja, Wednesday, April 23, 2003, where he denounced the electoral results as fraudulent and called for the re-elected Presiden
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(Bloomberg) -- Former Nigerian military ruler Muhammadu Buhari took a lead in the presidential race with half of the 36 states reporting results from the March 28-29 general elections. Buhari led with 54.6 percent of the vote to 41.6 percent for...
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In this Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 photo, newly-arrived Syrian refugee families rest after crossing the border from Tal Shehab city in Syria, through the Al Yarmouk River valley to arrive near Ramtha, Jordan.
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A major UN donors' conference that aims to raise billions of dollars for Syria opens today in Kuwait with experts warning of a "humanitarian catastrophe" unfolding in the war-torn country. The United Nations has launched an appeal to...
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NASA Mars Rover
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THE WOODLANDS, TexasDespite a forward-looking and overall healthy NASA planetary science program budget, two on-duty spacecraft are now on the chopping block. The government's current budget proposal for NASA just isn't enough to cover...
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U.S. President Barack Obama stands facing out to see, at the 'Door of No Return,' at the slave house on Goree Island, in Dakar, Senegal, Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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WASHINGTON: Barack Obama will make a long-awaited return to Kenya this July, visiting his father’s homeland for the first time since becoming US president, the White...
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