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Chatter: Horror in Nairobi

Kenyan forces attempt to free the hostages still trapped inside a Nairobi mall with armed Islamist extremists, Angela Merkel wins a third term as Germany's chancellor — but not an outright majority, Pakistan's minorities protest after suicide bombers kill more than 80 Christians, and the key to getting good service, as per German psychologists.
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Kenyan forces attempt to free the hostages still trapped inside a Nairobi mall with armed Islamist extremists, Angela Merkel wins a third term as Germany's chancellor — but not an outright majority, Pakistan's minorities protest after suicide bombers kill more than 80 Christians, and the key to getting good service, as per German psychologists.
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Chatter: The Syrian cease-fire no one was waiting for

Syria's rebels agree a truce — between themselves, Al Qaeda strikes back in Yemen, Iran's new, moderate leader pens a leader, and the giant duck that will change your brain.
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Syria's rebels agree a truce — between themselves, Al Qaeda strikes back in Yemen, Iran's new, moderate leader pens a leader, and the giant duck that will change your brain.
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Chatter: Law and disorder in Egypt

Egyptian security forces battle for control of a defiantly pro-Morsi town, Syria's president says he needs time and a lot of money to destroy his chemical weapons, Iran promises not to build a bomb, and why Austria's holy water could do you more harm than good.
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Egyptian security forces battle for control of a defiantly pro-Morsi town, Syria's president says he needs time and a lot of money to destroy his chemical weapons, Iran promises not to build a bomb, and why Austria's holy water could do you more harm than good.
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Chatter: Whose Syria proof is it anyway?

Russia claims to have evidence that contradicts a UN report on Syria's chemical weapons, Brazil pays the US back for spying on its president, Mexico is flooded, and how a clown is terrorizing one UK town.
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Russia claims to have evidence that contradicts a UN report on Syria's chemical weapons, Brazil pays the US back for spying on its president, Mexico is flooded, and how a clown is terrorizing one UK town.
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Chatter: Russia vs. France vs. Syria

Russia and France disagree on who was behind the deadly chemical weapons attack in Syria, another American gun tragedy, the Costa Concordia is back upright, and Iran better have litter trays onboard its rockets — it wants to send a cat into space.
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Russia and France disagree on who was behind the deadly chemical weapons attack in Syria, another American gun tragedy, the Costa Concordia is back upright, and Iran better have litter trays onboard its rockets — it wants to send a cat into space.
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Chatter: What resolution on Syria?

The US and its allies urge the UN to stay tough on Syria despite a diplomatic deal, the frontrunner pulls out of the race to head the Fed, Italy tries to right the Costa Concordia, and all the smart kids drink.
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The US and its allies urge the UN to stay tough on Syria despite a diplomatic deal, the frontrunner pulls out of the race to head the Fed, Italy tries to right the Costa Concordia, and all the smart kids drink.
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Chatter: It's all talk on Syria

The US and Russia continue their talks as rumors abound that Syria is already stashing its chemical weapons, the Delhi four get death, a US consulate in Afghanistan is attacked, and the world's ugliest animal needs your love.
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The US and Russia continue their talks as rumors abound that Syria is already stashing its chemical weapons, the Delhi four get death, a US consulate in Afghanistan is attacked, and the world's ugliest animal needs your love.
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Chatter: Dear America, from Vladimir Putin

Russia's president takes his case against a military strike on Syria directly to the American people, warning bells sound over North Korea's nuclear reactor, Europe's austerity could cost it a generation, and getting round to getting rid of Hitler.
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Russia's president takes his case against a military strike on Syria directly to the American people, warning bells sound over North Korea's nuclear reactor, Europe's austerity could cost it a generation, and getting round to getting rid of Hitler.
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Chatter: Obama will give diplomacy a chance in Syria, for now

President Barack Obama puts the plans to strike Syria on hold while the world waits to see if a proposal to destroy its chemical weapons will work; the US remembers its two 9/11 anniversaries; the Brazilian rainforest is shrinking; and the anti-polar cellphone that might just save your life.
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President Barack Obama puts the plans to strike Syria on hold while the world waits to see if a proposal to destroy its chemical weapons will work; the US remembers its two 9/11 anniversaries; the Brazilian rainforest is shrinking; and the anti-polar cellphone that might just save your life.
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Chatter: A Syria solution so crazy it just might work

However unlikely it seems, a growing number of nations back a proposal to have Syria hand over its entire chemical weapons arsenal; the verdicts are in on Delhi's shocking gang rape; China masters the art of spin; and bigger isn't better when it comes to fatherhood.
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However unlikely it seems, a growing number of nations back a proposal to have Syria hand over its entire chemical weapons arsenal; the verdicts are in on Delhi's shocking gang rape; China masters the art of spin; and bigger isn't better when it comes to fatherhood.
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