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Dolce & Gabbana cleared in tax case

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 02:06
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, are cleared by an Italian court of tax evasion.
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Tunis 'militant hideout' stormed

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 02:00
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.
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6 things to know about ayahuasca

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:57
Imagine discovering a plant that has the potential to help alleviate post-traumatic stress disorder, suicidal thoughts and paralyzing anxiety. That's what some believe ayahuasca can do, and this psychedelic drink is attracting more and more tourists to the Amazon.
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Malala's anti-ISIS message for Canada

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:55
Apparently it was a coincidence, but the deadly shooting in Ottawa came on the same day that the 17-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai was scheduled to speak with high school students and receive honorary Canadian citizenship.
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US to check IS 'chemical weapon' use

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:55
The United States will investigate "extremely serious allegations" that militant group Islamic State used chlorine gas against Iraqi police officers.
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Meet the 'gringo' shaman

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:55
This American shaman runs an ayahuasca healing center in the Amazon. Watch "This is Life with Lisa Ling" Sundays 10p.
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Candidate's chilling remarks on guns

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:52
If it was just a political pander, it was a beauty. But if it was a serious statement of philosophy, it was chilling -- even scary.
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Mother speaks out about son's death

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:52
Kyle Nolan's mother opens up about his tragic journey to the Peruvian Amazon seeking the mind-altering power of ayahuasca, which some call a drug and others call a medicine.
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Hen party death lorry driver cleared

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:49
A lorry driver is cleared of causing the death by dangerous driving of a woman on a hen party in West Yorkshire.
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Dark Souls II named game of the year

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:40
DayZ, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and Assassins Creed are also among the winners.
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Puffer fish poisons 11 in Brazil

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:32
Eleven people fell seriously ill in Brazil after eating a deadly puffer fish for lunch, it was reported.
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Suarez gets help for impulse to bite

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:31
Luis Suarez gets professional help for an "impulse" to bite opponents ahead of his Barcelona debut against Real Madrid on Saturday.
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Rwanda bans BBC over genocide film

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:29
Rwanda suspends BBC broadcasts in the Kinyarwanda language with immediate effect because of a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.
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School lets child bring dagger

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:07
A Washington elementary school allows a student to bring a knife to school because it is part of his faith tradition.
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War vet's search for cure leads to Amazon

cnn - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:54
He started as a young, eager recruit looking for adventure. Now this former Marine explains why he and other vets are seeking PTSD treatment from a psychedelic drug found deep in the Amazon jungle.
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Brazil election: Class divides voters

bbc - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:18
People divided ahead of Brazil election run-off
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