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Putin: West is Trying to 'Defang' the Russian Bear

INTERNATIONAL | By Laura Mills and Vladimir Isachenkov | Dec 18
President Vladimir Putin vowed Thursday to fix Russia's economic woes within two years by diversifying away from its heavy reliance on oil and gas and voiced confidence that the plummeting ruble will soon recover.

UK Man Found Guilty of Manslaughter in 'Mummifying' Sex Act Case

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 18
A British man was found guilty this week of the manslaughter of a chef who died during an unusual sex act.

Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2014

INTERNATIONAL | By Bernard McGhee | Dec 18
Here is a roll call of some of the people who died in 2014.

Obama Reignites Political Debate Over Cuba

INTERNATIONAL | By Ken Thomas and Steve Peoples | Dec 18
The surprising move by Obama to restore U.S. ties with Cuba reignited long-simmering political passions over the fate of the island nation, reinforcing yet another difference between Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and Republicans eyeing the White House.

Murder of LA Transwoman Marks a Dozen This Year

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 18
The Los Angeles Police Department are investigating the murder of Deshawnda Sanchez, who was shot and killed in South Los Angeles on December 3. The murder marks a dozen transgender people murdered this year.

Study: Shared Parenting After Separation Benefits Children

FAMILY | By EDGE | Dec 18
After decades of child development research, this year, three different groups of experts reached the same sweeping conclusion: shared parenting after parental separation or divorce has substantial positive effects on the development of children.

How Kim Jong Un Became the Target of 'The Interview'

INTERNATIONAL | By Jake Coyle | Dec 18
After a devastating hacking attack on Sony Pictures and threats of terrorist attacks when "The Interview" was set to open in theaters on Christmas Day, Sony canceled the release of Rogen's film on Wednesday.

LGBTQs Join Allies in Police Protests

LOCAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 18
LGBTQ people have claimed a place in the protests that have recently swept local cities and the rest of the country.

On Intl. Migrants Day, IFUW Notes Most Refugees Are Women

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 17
In anticipation of International Migrants Day on December 18, the International Federation of University Women (IFUW) highlights the need for good education and job for women and migrants.

Justices to Discuss Louisiana Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Dec 17
The Supreme Court has added the challenge to Louisiana's same-sex marriage ban to the agenda for the justices' closed-door conference on Jan. 9.

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