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One County Provides Preview Of China's Looming Aging Crisis

Eastern China's Rudong County began implementing the one-child policy 10 years before the rest of the nation. Now, an estimated 60 percent of the county's residents will be 60 or older by 2030.
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Mexico Charges Former Iguala Mayor In Missing Students Case

The country's attorney general also said the mayor's wife had been linked to an organized crime group that police say likely murdered the students.
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Controversial French Comedian Arrested Over Facebook Post On Paris Attacks

Dieudonne's alleged crime: writing "Je suis Charlie Coulibaly" (I am Charlie Coulibaly). He was one of 54 people held across the country; none has been linked to the deadly attacks.
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Pope Francis Canonizes First Sri Lankan Saint

Francis is in Asia on a six-day tour intended to build the Roman Catholic Church's following on a continent that holds 60 percent of the world's population but only 12 percent of Catholics.
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AirAsia Search: Singapore Ship Finds Aircraft's Fuselage

A Singapore official said images taken by a remote-controlled vehicle showed parts of the wing and words on the fuselage. Singapore has informed the Indonesian team that is trying to find the plane.
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A Tour De France First: An African Team Will Compete This Year

South Africa's MTN-Qhubeka received a wild card from organizers of the world's most prestigious cycling race that begins in July.
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Post-Attack Edition Of 'Charlie Hebdo' Sells Out In France

The satirical magazine said it would increase its run to 5 million. The cover of the magazine features a caricature of the Prophet Muhammad.
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A Photoshopped Response Sticks Up For China's Plunging Necklines

After a TV drama was yanked from Chinese airwaves so censors could cover up some low-cut outfits, snarky social media users have responded by Photoshopping coverings for cleavage everywhere.
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Increasing Number Of Western Women Flee To Syria

Hayat Boumeddiene, wife of one of the Paris gunmen, has reportedly fled to Syria. As Vivienne Walt of Time notes, Boumeddiene is part of a trend of hundreds of Western women traveling to Syria.
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Uncertainty Surrounds Massacre In Northeastern Nigerian Town

David Greene talks to the BBC's Will Ross about reports of a massacre of civilians in Baga, a northeastern Nigerian town that's been overtaken by the Islamist group Boko Haram.

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