Evolutionary History: 26 extinct species in

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Evolutionary History: 26 extinct species in

Written by By Nadine Pellegrini, CNN (CNN) — A pair of long-eared owls, a pigeon hawk, the lace-backed lizard and at least 18 avocet birds are among 23 proposed federal species declared extinct in…

What critics say about Spectre, the new James Bond film

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What critics say about Spectre, the new James Bond film

For anyone not planning to get a flying tumbler on opening night of Spectre, Craig’s fifth Bond film (the previous four were Spectre, Skyfall, and Casino Royale), based in Moscow, marks the culmination of…

An inside look at the R. Kelly trial

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An inside look at the R. Kelly trial

Written by Laura Chen, for CNN More than a dozen women who endured abuse at the hands of R. Kelly have previously written letters to the singer in his defense. They had asked him…

SSA warms to greater patronage role

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SSA warms to greater patronage role

By Katherine Baxter BBC South Africa business reporter South Africa’s State Security Agency (SSA) has taken the unusual step of appointing itself as director-general of the competition watchdog, the Competition Commission, against the department…