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Meet the Preacher Behind Moral Mondays - —By Lisa Rab | Mon Apr. 14, 2014 3:00 AM PDT

“They first had to win the moral high ground”: The Reverend William Barber Gerry Broome/AP Photo

It began a few days before Easter 2013, recalled Barber, pastor at the Greenleaf Christian Church in Goldsboro, North Carolina, and  939 more words

Medical Care

Between Friends, Family And Country, Ukrainian Police Lie Low - by ARI SHAPIRO April 12, 201410:33 AM ET

Pro-Russian activists sit at a barricade at the regional administration building in Donetsk on Wednesday. Police have been conspicuously absent at Eastern Ukraine protest sites. 552 more words

Politics

Louie Schwartzberg: Hidden miracles of the natural world - Published on Apr 9, 2014

We live in a world of unseeable beauty, so subtle and delicate that it is imperceptible to the human eye. To bring this invisible world to light, filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg bends the boundaries of time and space with high-speed cameras, time lapses and microscopes. 30 more words

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Citing armed protesters, BLM returns seized cattle to Nevada rancher - By Paresh Dave April 12, 2014, 6:18 p.m.

After spending a week whisking away nearly 400 cattle they said were illegally grazing on federal land in the Nevada desert, officials facing a battalion of protesters with horses and guns decided to free those cattle in a stunning reversal Saturday afternoon… 331 more words

Law

Venezuela's fading dreams - by Wyre Davies 9 April 2014 Last updated at 14:59 ET

Venezuelans face long queues for even the most basic items

“I’m really sorry Sir, but we have no soap in the rooms. It’s because of the situation here, you see.” 335 more words

World

Venezuela president and opposition agree formal talks - 9 April 2014 Last updated at 04:40 ET

There have been daily clashes between the security forces and protesters in some parts of Caracas

The Venezuelan government and a coalition of opposition parties have agreed to enter into “formal talks” to end weeks of anti-government protests. 310 more words

Politics

The African National Congress (ANC), led during the 1990s by the late Nelson Mandela, is projected to be reelected in South Africa’s May 7, 2014 national election by a wide margin, probably with between 50 and 60 percent of the vote.

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