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The Best World War II Action and Horrific Photos | World War Stories | World War 1 | World War 2 | Modern Warfare | Military History Issues

The Best World War II Action and Horrific Photos | World War Stories | World War 1 | World War 2 | Modern Warfare | Military History Issues | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
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Tales from World War 2 - Death March Mama | World War Stories | World War 1 | World War 2 | Modern Warfare | Military History Issues

Tales from World War 2 - Death March Mama | World War Stories | World War 1 | World War 2 | Modern Warfare | Military History Issues | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
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Greek retiree's suicide prompts new protest plans - World - CBC News

Greek retiree's suicide prompts new protest plans - World - CBC News | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
Anti-austerity activists are planning new protests in Athens' main square the day after a retiree publicly killed himself, leaving a note that blasted politicians over the country's financial crisis.
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Norwegian PM asks summit to address NK nuke issue - The Korea Herald

Norwegian PM asks summit to address NK nuke issue - The Korea Herald | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
Norwegian PM asks summit to address NK nuke issueThe Korea HeraldNorwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg said risks related to North Korea's nuclear problems should be addressed at next week's nuclear summit in Seoul, calling for global efforts ...
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Hong Kong as Dirtiest Financial Center Is Tsang’s Legacy

Hong Kong as Dirtiest Financial Center Is Tsang’s Legacy | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
Harboring an unlicensed duck in Hong Kong can land a fine of HK$50,000 ($6,440) after the world’s first human deaths from bird flu were recorded in the city 15 years ago. That’s 50 times the penalty for driving a vehicle belching smoky fumes.
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'The Hunger Games': Katniss Everdeen's heroism is a tribute to modern girl power

'The Hunger Games': Katniss Everdeen's heroism is a tribute to modern girl power | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
Katniss combines the romantic stirrings of Bella from "Twilight," the moral compass and brains of Hermione from "Harry Potter" and selfless, fighting instincts of Ripley from "Alien."...
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New iPad in stores today draws crowds - Technology & Science - CBC News

New iPad in stores today draws crowds - Technology & Science - CBC News | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
Consumers across Canada lined up at Apple stores and other electronics retailers today to be among the first to own a third-generation iPad.
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Former Rutgers student convicted in webcam spying case - World - CBC News

Former Rutgers student convicted in webcam spying case - World - CBC News | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate's love life was convicted of invasion of privacy and anti-gay intimidation Friday in a case that exploded into the headlines when the victim threw himself to...
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Alberta Election 2012: Riding-by-riding results

Alberta Election 2012: Riding-by-riding results | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
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North Korea: Profile of a nation that riles, baffles rest of world - World - CBC News

North Korea: Profile of a nation that riles, baffles rest of world - World - CBC News | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
Its people are highly isolated, its government intensely secretive and its borders tightly controlled, yet for decades North Korea has grabbed world headlines as its military and nuclear ambitions continue to rile Western powers.
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President of Dartmouth picked to head World Bank - Boston Globe

President of Dartmouth picked to head World BankBoston GlobeIf he is confirmed to head the World Bank, his Dartmouth term would be one of the shortest for an Ivy League president in modern times.
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The current policies on world hunger contribute to the problem

The current policies on world hunger contribute to the problem | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
According to a recent study by the Natural Resources Defense Council, the average American throws away 33 pounds of food each month – which equates to around $4...
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Tim Jarvis to lead Shackleton expedition - The West Australian

Tim Jarvis to lead Shackleton expedition - The West Australian | Ross Sheppard Social Studies | Scoop.it
The West AustralianTim Jarvis to lead Shackleton expeditionThe West Australian"The message of individuals putting differences aside and working collectively to overcome insurmountable problems has continuing resonance today, whether tackling climate...
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