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Malaysian Activist Sentenced To A Year's Imprisonment For Sedition

Adam Adli, pictured here in September 2013, encouraged his social media followers to "keep calm and stay seditious." (Facebook)

Michelle Toh
Web Producer

Lawyers are protesting the latest sedition charges.

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Sierra Leone Will Do Three Day Lockdown To Combat Ebola

(@CBCNews/Twitter)

Shilpa Nagesh
Supervising Executive Producer

From Sept. 19-Sept 21, Sierra Leone citizens will be staying home. 

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Independence Or Not, Scotland Has A Bigger Problem

Scotland's fight for independence takes on a new challenge (Twitter/@Time).

Niki Hashemi
Web Producer

Scotland's desire for independence may have deeper implications.

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ISIL Releases Video Of Captured Hostage

(@Prime_Gazette/Twitter)

Shilpa Nagesh
Supervising Executive Producer

U.K. journalist John Cantile says he's been held captive since 2012. 

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Scotland Sets To Vote On Its Independence

Taiu Kunimoto
Web Producer

The referendum tomorrow will decide whether Scotland will be an independent country

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Pakistan Arrests Ten Over Malala Yousafzai Attack

Malala Yousafzai (Christopher Furlong / Getty Images)

Pallavi Jain
Web Producer

Malala Yousafzai's alleged attackers have finally been detained.

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North Korea Sentences American To 6 Years Hard Labor

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Ashley Yang
Web Producer

A North Korean court found Miller guilty of acts "hostile to the government."

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Scotland Tries to Secede From Britain

(the justified sinner/Flickr)

Arielle Samuelson
Web Producer

Author J.K. Rowling pays Scotland $1.6 million to stop trying to leave England.

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Twitter Investigating Death Threats By Purported ISIL Affiliate

Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, California. (Scott Beale/Laughing Squid)

Michelle Toh, Michael Nystrom
Editors-at-Large

What do Twitter employees have to do with the Islamic caliphate?

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Bomb Kills Syrian Rebel Leader

Belinda Cai
Web Producer

Hassan Abboud and others were killed at the meeting that brought them together to discuss a strategy to fight the Islamic State.

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