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"I think a good novel would be where a bunch of men on a ship are looking for a whale. They look and look, but you know what? They never find him. And you know why they never find him? It doesn't say. The book leaves it up to you, the reader, to decide. Then, at the very end, there's a page you can lick and it tastes like Kool-Aid."

—Jack Handey [Deep Thoughts], Recurring Saturday Night Live comedy bit


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Putin on Russia: Crisis, what crisis? 
  Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:35:11 EST 
    The value of the ruble is dropping like a stone, the U.S. and Europe are imposing fresh sanctions, and Russia is on the verge of a recession, but the president refuses to call it a "crisis."

What do Pakistan's militants want? 
  Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:14:04 EST 
    Taliban terrorists say the Peshawar massacre was revenge, but the group is under pressure from ISIS.

Bloodstains, bullet holes mark Peshawar classrooms 
  Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:13:46 EST 
    The high brick wall outside the Army Public School and Degree College in Peshawar gives the first clue into the horror that unfolded inside its classrooms.

Scenes from the field 
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    Sony cyberattack 
      Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:45:11 EST 
      North Korea slammed U.S. claims that the regime is responsible for a cyberattack on Sony Pictures -- and then proposed the two countries work together.

    Taliban targeted 
      Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:47:11 EST 
      Pakistani security forces said they killed several Taliban insurgents in and around Peshawar on Saturday, four days after Taliban gunmen massacred scores of children.

    Children killed 
      Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:16:49 EST 
      As Australia grapples with another shocking tragedy -- the deaths of eight children in one home -- the mother of seven of them might be able to explain what happened.

    Ukraine crisis 
      Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:16:36 EST 
      More than 1.7 million children in conflict-torn areas of eastern Ukraine face an "extremely serious" situation, the U.N. children's agency has warned, with their suffering exacerbated by harsh winter weather.

    Art heist 
      Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:14:58 EST 
      One of the biggest art heists in Los Angeles history began when a housekeeper left the home of an elderly bedridden couple.

    Dazzling holiday lights 
      Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:16:13 EST 
      Those lights you put up for the holidays don't just brighten your neighborhood -- they are providing NASA with new data about how cities illuminate the night.

    A 'Cereal Killer' idea 
      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:54:00 EST 
      If you miss cereal from your childhood, you can now order up memories at London's Cereal Killer Cafe. Jim Boulden reports.

    Lowriders of Brazil 
      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:54:10 EST 
      CNN's Shasta Darlington takes a look at the lowrider car culture in Brazil.

    Questions for elves... 
      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:54:33 EST 
      'The Hobbit' elves, Evangeline Lilly, Orlando Bloom and Lee Pace sit down with CNN.

    Who runs ISIS? 
      Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:44:30 EST 
      Tom Foreman explains how ISIS's ruthless leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi is quickly making a name for himself.

    Twins reunited on Facebook 
      Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:41:15 EST 
      Twin sisters Anais Bordier and Sam Futerman were separated at birth 25 years ago and reunites through social media.
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