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Japan Quake Leaves 39 Injured, Hits Popular Ski Resort

 Gravestones lie in a pile at a burial ground after they were toppled from a strong earthquake which hit the area the night before, in Hakuba, some 300km northwest of Tokyo, Nagano prefecture, Nov 23, 2014. AFPTOKYO: A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake in central Japan left 39 people injured, seven seriously, and wrecked homes in a popular ski resort, the government said Sunday.

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Shifting Attitudes At Play In Cosby Allegations

In recent weeks, at least seven women have publicly accused 77-year-old comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault years ago. — AP picWASHINGTON, Nov 23, 2014: Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn’t bring herself to do it.

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Memorial For Briton Beheaded By IS Extremists

Barbara Henning (C), wife of British aid worker Alan Henning who was beheaded by Islamic State (IS) jihadists in Syria, and their children Lucy and Adam, unveil a memorial stone during a memorial service for Alan at Eccles Parish Church in Manchester, northwest England, on Nov 22, 2014. AFPLONDON: A memorial service was held Saturday for British aid volunteer Alan Henning, who was beheaded by Islamic State jihadists in Syria.

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Bahrain Holds Elections, Shi'ite Opposition Boycotts Vote

 Voters cast their votes during parliamentary elections, at a polling station set up at the Seef Mall shopping centre in Manama November 22, 2014. CREDIT: REUTERS/STRINGERBAHRAIN: Bahrainis voted on Saturday in the first parliamentary elections since 2011 when mostly Shi'ite protesters took to the streets demanding more democracy.

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Baby Boy Found Down Drain In Sydney: Cyclist Who Found Newborn Says Screaming Child Was Distressed

Found: a crying boy was discovered down a drain. Photo: NSW Police Media  SYDNEY: When David Otte set out for a Sunday morning cycle, he never imagined he would find a newborn baby boy trapped down a drain.

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Bob Marley To Become The Face Of The World’s First Global Brand Of Cannabis

The family Of Bob Marley has joined with a United States equity firm in hopes to build the first global brand of cannabis, reports the Guardian.

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Memorial For Briton Beheaded By Islamic State

Photo: BBCLONDON: A memorial service was held Saturday (Nov 22) for British aid volunteer Alan Henning, who was beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria.

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Cops: Naked Suspect Assaults Man, 84, At Airport

Photo: newslocker.comBOSTON: State police say a man stripped inside a women's bathroom at Boston's Logan Airport, climbed into a dropped ceiling, crashed through it and landed on the floor, then assaulted an elderly man while he was still naked and bleeding.

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Former Singapore PM Recovering After Cancer Surgery

GOH CHOK TONG. Singapore Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong (L) and outgoing Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (R) during their meeting in Singapore, 04 September 2014. Photo by Wallace Woon/EPASINGAPORE: Former Singapore Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong is recovering after successfully undergoing cancer surgery at a local hospital, his office said Saturday.

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Bill Cosby Says He Does Not Have To 'Answer To Innuendos'

=Actor Bill Cosby speaks at the National Action Network's 20th annual Keepers of the Dream Awards gala in New York April 6, 2011. CREDIT: REUTERS/LUCAS JACKSONComedian Bill Cosby spoke out against a wave of sexual assault allegations but told a Florida publication he does not have to "answer to innuendos."

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