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Khaled Mattawa's Journey From Arabic To English And Back Again

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:40am

The Libya native shares some of his poems and translations and talks about bridging the gap between two cultures.

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YouTube Offers Bonuses In Attempt To Hold On To Stars

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:35am

Google's video site is reportedly most concerned about the startup Vessel, which has been courting some of its most popular video makers.

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Senate Panel's Report On CIA Calls Harsh Tactics Ineffective

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:27am

Democrats on the Senate intelligence committee released a report saying the CIA misled higher-ups and didn't accurately describe its post-Sept. 11 interrogation tactics. The CIA disputes the findings.

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Measuring The State Of Health Care By Contraceptive Use

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:25am

Oregon aims to reduce unwanted pregnancies by encouraging the use of the most effective contraceptives.

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Protesters In Berkeley Block Freeway Over Police Killings

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:20am

It was the third night of demonstrations in Berkeley to protest the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

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South African Aid Group Says 'No Anger' At U.S. In Hostage Death

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:12am

Dr. Imtiaz Sooliman discusses his work to secure the release of a South African hostage who was killed in a failed U.S. rescue attempt.

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Senate Committee Releases 'Torture Report'

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:06am

The report concludes the CIA's interrogation techniques were harsher and more widely used than previously admitted.

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GOP Senators Call Details In Senate's CIA Report 'Simply Wrong'

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 10:34am

Sens. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., said the release of the report "will present serious consequences for U.S. national security."

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'Obamacare' Expert Apologizes For Remarks On Law's Creation

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 10:13am

MIT health care economist Jonathan Gruber had said the "stupidity of the American voter" was critical in getting the law passed. Critics say that displays the deceit that went into creating the law.

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Book News: Random House Promises Changes To Lena Dunham Book

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 9:57am

In Not That Kind of Girl, Dunham accuses a man she identifies as Barry of sexual assault. Yet 'Barry' is a pseudonym — and the ensuing confusion has prompted her publisher to clarify matters.

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