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German Town Uses Neo-Nazi March For Its Benefit

Since residents couldn't stop the annual march, officials had it sponsored. For every mile the Nazis marched, companies donated to a support group for neo-Nazis who want out.
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Attack On Jerusalem Synagogue Leaves 4 Dead

Assailants armed with a gun, knives and axes attacked worshippers during morning prayers. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to respond "with a heavy hand."
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France Shocked That Frenchman Is A Knife-Wielding ISIS Militant

Officials confirmed that at least 1 Frenchman appears in a video that shows the beheaded bodies of an American and 18 Syrian soldiers. Maxime Hauchard left France in 2013 to join militants in Syria.
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Four Years Living In A War Zone, Syrians Struggle To Get By

Steve Inskeep talks to Syrian filmmaker Saeed Albatal, which is a pseudonym he uses because he lives in a war zone. He paints a picture of what daily life is like.
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Ex-NBA Star Yao Ming Encourages Chinese To Stop Buying Ivory

Retired NBA player Yao Ming has embarked on a mission to stop the poaching of elephants and rhinos in Africa. Yao stars in the Animal Planet documentary Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming.
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Sierra Leone Colleagues Mourn Dr. Salia, Who Succumbed To Ebola

Dr. Martin Salia died at a hospital in Omaha, Neb., after being evacuated from Sierra Leone, where he worked as a surgeon in several hospitals. Mourners gathered at a hospital where he worked.
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Hong Kong Authorities Clear Area In Protest Zone

Police carried out a court order and peacefully cleared a small section of democracy protesters in downtown. But the bulk of the protest camp remains. The city's protests are nearly 2 months old.
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Near The Front Lines In Iraq, An Homage To The White House

A Kurdish businessman decided he'd like to live in the White House. So he is building a 32,000-square-foot version of the U.S. presidential residence in Irbil, near the raging war against ISIS.
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Guarding The Ebola Border

Ivory Coast is determined to keep Ebola out. The government shut down the border, and enlisted local villagers to serve as informal border security.
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Hong Kong Clears Part Of Main Protest Camp

Pro-democracy protesters had held the site outside Hong Kong's main government buildings for nearly two months. "We will proceed on the principle of peace and nonviolence," said one protest leader.

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