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Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize

Today, Barack Obama became the third sitting U.S. President to win the Nobel Peace Prize. We'll gauge international reaction to the announcement and the World's Jeb Sharp puts it into historical perspective.

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Cartoon Slideshow: Julius Malema is Back

Many South Africans thought former ANC youth leader Julius Malema had gone quietly into the night. But the controversy over the shooting of striking miners by police has given Malema a populist springboard back into the political limelight.

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Government vs. media in Turkey

The World's Aaron Schachter reports that authorities have charged the country's largest media group with tax evasion. Some critics say it's a brazen attempt to stifle Turkey's media others say the media moguls are getting what they deserve.