National / International News

Ceremony In Afghanistan Officially Ends America's Longest War

NPR News - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:43

While the conflict, which has claimed the lives of some 3,500 U.S. and NATO troops, is formally ended, 13,500 will remain in support roles.

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Body found under Penarth cliffs

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:40
A body is found at the bottom of cliffs in the seaside town of Penarth, South Wales Police say.

Nottingham Forest 1-3 Birmingham City

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:30
Striker Clayton Donaldson scores twice as revitalised Birmingham City beat Nottingham Forest 3-1 at the City Ground.

Jazz star Buddy DeFranco dies at 91

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:30
Renowned jazz clarinettist Buddy DeFranco, who worked with singers Frank Sinatra and Billie Holiday and many other famous musicians, dies aged 91.

Tennessee's Medicaid Deal Dodges A Partisan Fight

NPR News - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:29

An agreement between the Tennessee Hospital Association and Republican Gov. Bill Haslam expands Medicaid without tax dollars, an agreement that could be a blueprint for other states.

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Tottenham Hotspur 0-0 Manchester United

BBC - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:21
Manchester United's pursuit of Chelsea and Manchester City suffers a blow as they are left frustrated by Tottenham.

Fleeing To Dismal Swamp, Slaves And Outcasts Found Freedom

NPR News - Sun, 2014-12-28 05:18

Most Americans know about the Underground Railroad, which allowed Southern slaves to escape to the North. But some slaves stayed in the South, hidden in a place where they could resist enslavement.

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