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Total's CEO Dies in Moscow Plane Crash

Andre Gray
Web Producer

Christophe de Margerie, head of the French oil company, was reported dead Monday. 

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Sweden Suspects Russian Navy Of Spying

A Russian Navy Submarine (Wikicommons)

David Hodari
Web Producer

Throwback to Cold War paranoia as sub breaks down.

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Bear Attacks 9-Year-Old In A China Zoo

Kenny (zoompict) Teo/ Flickr

Sara Krevoy
Web Producer

A boy loses his arm after trying to feed a bear at the zoo.

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Ukraine Tries To Avoid A Winter Without Gas

Ukraine looks for a gas deal with Russia to turn back on the heat (Adam Baker/Flickr)

Arielle Samuelson
Web Producer

When Ukraine started fighting back against Russia's take-over, Russia shut off the gas.

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Turkey To Open Its Bases For US Forces Against ISIS

Fighting ensues in the border town of Kobani. / @RT_com via Twitter

Shoko Oda
Web Producer

US and coalition forces will now be able to use Turkish bases in their fight against ISIS. 

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BREAKING: ISIL Threatens Baghdad Airport

(WolfSpirit2013/Twitter)

Ashley Yang
Web Producer

When ISIL is involved, things always escalate quickly. 

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My Conversation With Adam Adli, Embattled Malaysian Activist

The morning of his sentencing, Adli posted a selfie, presumably in the courtroom. "Keep calm and be seditious!" (Facebook)

Michelle Toh
Editor-at-Large

"Keep calm and be seditious!"

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UKIP Win First Seat In British Parliament

United Kingdom Independence Party won its first parliamentary seat (Wikipedia Commons)

David Hodari
Web Producer

The UK's answer to the Tea Party now has an MP.

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Malala Yousefzai And Kailash Satyarthi Awarded Nobel Peace Prizes

Shilpa Nagesh
Supervising Executive Producer

Both recipients were awarded for their efforts to end child labor and trafficking. 

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