December 17, 2014, 4:51 pm
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Alan Gross freed from Cuba prison, returns to U.S., Wiki-Bio

CBS News - By : Staff Reporting

American Alan Gross was released from a Cuban prison after five years and arrived back in the U.S. Wednesday morning. Hours after Gross' release, the Obama administration announced that the U.S. was taking steps to restore full diplomacy with Cuba.

Both President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro were expected to speak at noon Eastern time. - Referenced...



Key Witness #40 in Ferguson grand jury exposed as a racist, mentally ill felon

Vox, NY Daily News - By : Staff Reporting

Vox:

After a grand jury decided not to indict former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch suggested in a press confere...


What you really Googled in 2014

GOOGLE - By : Staff Reporting

In 2013, people just wanted to know how to twerk. It was a more innocent time. This year, people wantedlike to know if they hadEbola.Google has released its annual round-up of the year's top global searches. 

Apple, ...


Taliban Militants Kill 132 at Pakistan School

NBC News - By : Staff Reporting

Uniformed militants attacked a school, killing 132 people and taking hostages on Tuesday, according to an official. Ambulances were transporting wounded children from the Army Public School in Peshawar to hospital.

The Pakistani Tal...



Russian ruble plunged by about 12%, loses 50% against dollar

CNN Money - By : Staff Reporting

The ruble plunged by about 12% Monday, meaning it's lost nearly 50% against the dollar this year. Early Tuesday in Russia, the central bank hiked its key interest rate for a sixth time this year to 17% from 10.5%.

A double-whammy of collapsing oil prices and Western sanctions is driving up inflation. Cash is flooding out of the country and the risk that some Russian companies may default is increasing. - Referenced Article




Google to shut down news site in Spain over copyright fees

Reuters - By : ERIC AUCHARD

Google said it plans to close its news-linking service in Spain in response to legislation under which publishers will soon be able to force Internet sites to pay for re-publishing headlines or snippets of news.

In a statement, the search giant said the new law makes the Google News service unsustainable and that it will remove Spanish publishers from Google News sites worldwide and shut down this service in Spain on 16 December. - Referenced Article



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