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April 17 2014

From The Lede Thu Apr 17 2014, 08:59:03

Video of the former National Security Agency contractor Edward J. Snowden asking President Vladimir V. Putin a question about surveillance during a call-in program on Russian television Thursday was quickly posted online by a state-owned broadcaster.

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April 16 2014

From The Lede Wed Apr 16 2014, 14:51:19

Video released by the South Korean Coast Guard on Wednesday showed survivors being plucked from a sinking ferry by helicopter and boat as the ship slowly capsized.

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April 15 2014

From The Lede Tue Apr 15 2014, 18:43:57

Video shot by local journalists showed a general and a politician being beaten by mobs in the east and the west of the country.

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From The Lede Tue Apr 15 2014, 12:00:56

On the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, both victims and survivors are remembered.

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April 14 2014

From The Lede Mon Apr 14 2014, 19:13:21

Its claims about Ukraine are so at odds with visual evidence online, a French diplomat said, that it seems as if the Russian government "isn't aware that the Internet exists."

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April 11 2014

From The Lede Fri Apr 11 2014, 13:57:28

Pope Francis said he was personally asking for forgiveness for the damage done to children.

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April 9 2014

From The Lede Wed Apr 9 2014, 18:14:21

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a native of Somalia, said she was shocked that Brandeis University had withdrawn its invitation to give her an honorary degree.

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From The Lede Wed Apr 9 2014, 16:51:55

A campaign started this week, "Not a Bug Splat," sought to draw attention to the human cost of American drone strikes in Pakistan, and to communicate directly with the pilots who guide the bombers to their targets by remote control.

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From The Lede Wed Apr 9 2014, 15:10:09

Video from the memorial service on Wednesday at Ford Hood, where President Obama spoke a week after three soldiers died in a mass shooting.

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April 8 2014

From The Lede Tue Apr 8 2014, 17:13:53

A news photograph taken last week looks remarkably like an editorial cartoon drawn 12 years ago imagining just such an encounter between an offended Native American protester and a sports fan who claimed that his outfit was a way of honoring indigenous people.

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