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Plunging crude prices hammer energy companiesOPEC upheaval delivers a broadside to major energy companies as oil prices plunge sharply
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A man dips his finger in the ink as Namibians queue to cast their votes, in the country's elections near Rundu, Namibia, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. The southern African nation of Namibia on Friday voted in parliamentary and presidential elections expected to deliver a comfortable win for the ruling party, which has been in power since independence in 1990. (AP Photo/Dirk Heinrich)
Namibia votes in election favoring ruling partyNamibia's ruling party, in power since 1990 independence, expected to win another election
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FILE - In this Nov. 19,  2008 file photo, Brazil's soccer great Pele greets supporters prior to a friendly soccer match, in Brasilia, Brazil. A Brazilian hospital says Pele has been transferred to a "special care" unit to be monitored while being treated for a urinary infection. The Albert Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo, said in a statement Thursday. Nov. 27, 2014,  that the 74-year-old Pele was transferred to a quieter wing. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo, File)
Hospital says Pele's condition is improvingBrazilian hospital says Pele's condition continues to improve as he undergoes kidney treatment
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European Commissioner for Euro and Social Dialogue Valdis Dombrovskis, left, European Commissioner for Employment Marianne Thyssen, center, and European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici address the media at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. The European Union head office is opting not to sanction two of its biggest economies just yet for missing public finance targets and instead will give France and Italy until the spring to bring their debts and deficits in line. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
EU won't sanction France, Italy on budget yetEU Commission says no sanction for France, Italy on their budgets yet; gives them till spring
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The mother of Lebanese soldier Mohammed Youssef, who was kidnapped by Islamic militants, pushes Mohammed's son in a stroller in front of riot policemen, during a demonstration a day after Nusra Front threatened to kill one of the soldiers and demanding that the government negotiate seriously with the militants, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, Nov 28, 2014. Police have used water cannons to break up a protest by relatives of Lebanese soldiers held hostage by Islamic militants, during which they closed off a main highway in the capital. Several of the protesters and journalists were also beaten up a security forces sought to reopen the road. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
Families of kidnapped Lebanese soldiers protestPolice use water cannons to break up protest by families of soldiers kidnapped by militants
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Leticia Garcia from Chicago, checks out a smart television at Best Buy on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Northbrook, Ill. Early-bird shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving in what's becoming a new holiday tradition. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
BLACK FRIDAY LIVE: Updates from start to finishWhat's going on at various stores on the traditional start to the holiday shopping season
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A Target shopper uses her iPhone to compare prices at Wal-Mart while shopping after midnight on Black Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in South Portland, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Second act of shopping frenzy gets startedBlack Friday begins, but how much will Thanksgiving bargain shopping hurt business?
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A woman visits the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of modern Turkey, as a soldier stands guard in Ankara on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. Pope Francis travels to Turkey this weekend amid new Muslim-Christian tensions and a violent war next door, with Islamic State militants seizing chunks of territory in Iraq and Syria and sending 1.6 million refugees across the border into Turkey. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
Pope wades into Mideast turmoil with Turkish visitPope wades into Islamic State turmoil with Turkish visit, and a flap over Erdogan's new home
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Prominent Hong Kong student protest leader Joshua Wong, left, walks out from a court with his lawyer in Hong Kong Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. Wong and other democracy protesters were arrested the day before during a police operation to remove barricades from a protest camp in the unruly Mong Kok district. Wong was given bail and his case adjourned until January 14. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Hong Kong protest movement's unlikely teen leaderTwice-arrested Hong Kong teenager spearheads democracy protest movement
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    Before MURPHY, SMITH, and GRUENDER, Circuit Judges. John P. Messina, AFPD, Des Moines, IA, for appellant. FindLaw, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 03:00 AM
  • Christmas tree prices increase; growers happy for rebound

    Jenny Howell stands among snow-covered Christmas trees on her family-run Howell Tree Farm, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Cumming, Iowa. After several tough years, the nation's Christmas-tree growers are happy to see higher prices, but customers shouldn't worry too much. The Lebanon Daily News, Fri, Nov 28 2014 @ 07:36 AM
  • Growers grateful for higher Christmas tree prices

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Christmas tree likely will cost a little more this year, and growers like John Tillman say it's about time. The Chronicle-Telegram, Fri, Nov 28 2014 @ 07:29 AM
  • Growers grateful for higher Christmas tree prices

    Jenny Howell stands among snow-covered Christmas trees on her family-run Howell Tree Farm, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Cumming, Iowa. After several tough years, the nation's Christmas-tree growers are happy to see higher prices, but customers shouldn't worry too much. Houston Chronicle, Fri, Nov 28 2014 @ 02:21 AM
  • Canada's oldest person dies a month before her 114th birthday

    Canada's oldest person, who was known for celebrating her birthday with a cold beer, has died just one month and one day shy of her 114th birthday. Merle Barwis, who lived at The Priory residential care facility in Victoria and held the oldest-person title for almost two years, died Nov. 22. Her grandson Terry Barwis, 65, a resident of the nearby community of Sooke, said she had few tips to share with her family about longevity. CJAD, Thu, Nov 27 2014 @ 10:43 PM
  • Officials arrest 2 after high-speed chase

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office reports that they arrested two people early Thursday. Chaiya Cavan and Samantha Dickerson are charged with theft, possession of stolen property and related charges. KWQC-TV Davenport, Thu, Nov 27 2014 @ 05:24 PM
  • 2 arrested, facing multiple charges in 100 mph chase

    We're learning more about a police chase in Polk County. It all started near southeast 36th and Vandalia after a Polk County Deputy pulled over a red Chevy Blazer. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 11:32 PM
  • 2 arrested after high-speed Iowa chase

    Authorities say two men have been arrested after a car chase through Polk County that reached speeds of 100 mph. A Sheriff's deputy says the SUV driven by 28-year-old Brian Palm of Des Moines sped off on Tuesday after the deputy pulled him over for a traffic violation. KWWL-TV Waterloo, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 09:38 AM
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