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Anti-Trump Protests Flare In Beirut Near The US Embassy
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The demonstrators are responding to President Trump's decision last week to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, reversing decades of American foreign policy.

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The Internet Celebrates The First Snow Of The Season
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The Northest, Southeast, and mid-Atlantic were blanketed in the season's first snowfall this weekend, prompting some panic, and lots of Instagrammed awe.

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Hurricane Harvey Flooded Houston's Theater District, But It Won't Stop The Shows
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Bayou water and sewage flooded the city's opera, ballet, and theater companies, ruining wigs, costumes and props. Losses and costs to rebuild may total more than $60 million.

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Graduate Students Protest Tax Plan; A House Proposal Would Boost For-Profit Colleges
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Those development, plus the results of our investigative reporting on a Washington, D.C., high school and more in the weekly education roundup.

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Group Uses Marriage Counseling Methods To Help Bridge Political Divide
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As the country's political gaps widen, the organization Better Angels hopes to close them with group counseling techniques.

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American Airlines And Pilots Work Out Deal To Save Holiday Flights
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The airline had accidentally given too many pilots the holidays off, raising the specter of thousands of canceled flights.

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Myanmar, Bangladesh Announce Tentative Deal To Repatriate Rohingya Refugees
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Myanmar says it is ready to accept refugees back into the country, but many details of the deal are unclear.

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A List Of Loss: Newspaper Collects Tragic Tally Of 33,293 Dead Migrants
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The full list of migrants and refugees dates back to 1993. "We want to show that every line tells a story," wrote the editors of Der Tagesspiegel, "and that the list keeps getting longer, day by day."

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AC/DC Cofounder And Guitarist Malcolm Young Dies, Age 64
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Malcolm Young, who founded one of the world's most enduringly popular hard-rock bands with his brother Angus, died Saturday. He had left the group in 2010 due to dementia.

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Tragedy Comes To A Small Church In A Small Town
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Sunday's shooting marks a profound loss in a place where everyone knows everyone. About half of those killed at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs were children.

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