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Inside effort to stop homegrown terrorism

The Obama administration is trying to find ways to stop home grown radicals and is looking outside of government for inspiration. Margaret Brennan reports on a new program in Maryland that is the first community-led program to fight violent extremism.

Blackwater security guards found guilty in 2007 Iraq killings

In a shooting that inflamed global anger over the Iraq War, more than 30 unarmed Iraqis were shot by Blackwater security guards in Baghdad in 2007. Seventeen of them died. A federal jury convicted four former guards in the killings on Wednesday. Clarissa Ward reports.

CIA insider on deadly shooting in Ottawa

Wednesday's shooting in Ottawa and another attack on Canadian soldiers earlier in the week raise questions on the threat terrorism poses to Canada. Mike Morell, CBS News senior security contributor and former CIA deputy director, joins the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts to weigh in.

Deadly shooting rocks Canadian capital

A gumnan killed a soldier at Ottawa's National War Memorial before storming the Parliament building. There the shooting suspect Michael Abdul Zehaf Bibeau was shot to death. Investigators are still trying to determine if the gunman had ties to any terrorist group. Jim Axelrod reports from Ottawa.

Kenny G backpedals after hitting sour note in China

After annoying Communist gov't, sax star admits he doesn't "really know anything" about the protests in Hong Kong


Thousands of UNC students enrolled in sham classes

A new report finds that the University of North Carolina had a wide-spread academic scandal. The scheme included fake classes and bogus grades for over ... more

Inside effort to stop homegrown terrorism

The Obama administration is trying to find ways to stop home grown radicals and is looking outside of government for inspiration. Margaret Brennan reports on ... more

Large Nor'easter leaves thousands without power

Heavy rain pounded Providence, Rhode Island, overnight and strong wind gusts are blowing through parts of Massachusetts. More than 36,000 homes lost power. Danielle Niles ... more

This Morning from CBS News, Oct. 23, 2014

New questions emerge after attacks in Canada; sweeping recall of vehicles with potentially defective airbags could have wide-ranging implications; and Neil Diamond just keeps on ... more

Another fence jumper puts White House in lockdown

A Maryland man faces charges after jumping the White House fence Wednesday night. He was quickly taken down by attack dogs and Secret Service agents. ... more
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Alice Gross funeral: family leads musical tribute to murdered schoolgirl

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Teenagers love of music reflected in a number of songs dedicated to her memory, including You are my SunshineVideos of the murdered teenager Alice Gross ... more

EU climate policy being 'taken hostage' by Ukip, MEPs say

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David Cameron must show courage to face down Ukip-friendly backbenchers or UK risks undermining a strong 2030 goal on saving energy, warn MEPsUkip is casting ... more

CBI warns export demand is slowing in latest sign of faltering UK recovery

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Business group gloomy as sluggish eurozone and strong pound drags down UK exported goods to lowest figure for 18 monthsFalling demand for British goods abroad ... more

Russell Brand's Revolution: panel verdict

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Russell Brand's Revolution: panel verdict
A 21st century handbook for revolt, or posturing nonsense? We asked some of our younger writers to cast their verdict on Brand's latest book Russell ... more

Example review a bouncy singalong workout

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Academy, NewcastleThe audience jumps obediently to Examples hyperactive command in a high-energy gig that works best when keeping things lightHere we go! yells Elliott Gleave, ... more
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Brussels Says Italy Plans Deviation From Fiscal Rules

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The European Commission is seeking more information about Italy’s plan to give itself two more years to balance its budget in structural terms.

Germany to Send Military Training Mission to Northern Iraq

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The foreign minister said his country would send a group to northern Iraq to examine whether it could expand training of Kurdish forces battling Islamic ... more

Russia Holds Airport Staff Over Crash

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Russian investigators have detained staff that were on duty at Moscow’s Vnukovo airport during Monday’s jet crash that killed Total chief Christophe de Margerie.

Spain's Economy Grew 0.5% in Third Quarter, Central Bank Estimates

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Spain’s economy likely grew 0.5% in the third quarter from the second, the central bank said. Separately, a solid summer tourist season drove a decrease ... more

Eurozone Manufacturing, Services Pick Up

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Activity in the eurozone’s private sector picked up slightly in October, although businesses cut their prices at the fastest pace since early 2010.

North Korea to Bar Foreign Tourists Over Ebola Fears

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The country said it was stepping up inspections and quarantine measures at its airport, borders and ports to guard against the spread of the deadly ... more

Gunmen Kill 8 Members of Persecuted Minority in Pakistan

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The victims Thursday were ethnic Hazara, a Persian-speaking Shiite Muslim group that has been repeatedly targeted by Sunni extremists.

Federal Prosecutors Investigating Takata Over Air Bags

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Federal Prosecutors Investigating Takata Over Air Bags
Federal prosecutors are investigating Japanese air bag supplier Takata in connection with defective air bags made by the company that have been linked to two ... more

Nickel's Slide Extends Roller-Coaster Ride

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Nickel's Slide Extends Roller-Coaster Ride
Nickel prices have sunk to their lowest level since March, extending a roller-coaster year for investors, amid a gloomy economic outlook and fallout from a ... more

China Manufacturing Ticks Up

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China Manufacturing Ticks Up
China’s HSBC flash purchasing managers’ index ticked higher, a result which may go some way to ease concerns over the pace of Chinese economic growth.

In the West, a Growing List of Attacks Linked to Islamic Extremism

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In the West, a Growing List of Attacks Linked to Islamic Extremism
Individuals who have professed their support for radical Islam or might be sympathetic to militant ideology are tied to a number of attacks in the ... more

Canada Worries as Extremism Lures More Abroad

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Attacks and a recent report have compounded concerns in Canada about citizens who go to foreign lands like Somalia and Syria to fight, and then ... more

After Shooting, Fear and Anxiety Take Over Ottawa

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After Shooting, Fear and Anxiety Take Over Ottawa
Workers in the capital were stuck in their buildings during a lockdown after shootings at two sites on Wednesday.

Mexican Official Links a Mayor to Missing College Students

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The attorney general says that the apparent abduction of 43 students in southern Mexico came after Mayor Jose Luis Abarca of Iguala ordered an attack ... more

Open Source: Lohan’s Unlikely Endorsement of Neves in Brazil Elections

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Open Source: Lohan’s Unlikely Endorsement of Neves in Brazil Elections
A unusual Twitter message posted in the actress’s name was pulled after stirring suspicions, and mockery.

Op-Ed Contributor: The Mirage of the ‘New Egypt’

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Op-Ed Contributor: The Mirage of the ‘New Egypt’
Three billboards tell very different stories about President Sisi’s regime.

Germany to Send Military Training Mission to Northern Iraq

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The foreign minister said his country would send a group to northern Iraq to examine whether it could expand training of Kurdish forces battling Islamic ... more

From a Rwandan Dump to the Halls of Harvard

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From a Rwandan Dump to the Halls of Harvard
Justus Uwayesu’s life was changed by a chance encounter in Rwanda with an American charity worker.

Thousands in Iran Protest Acid Attacks on Women

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Thousands in Iran Protest Acid Attacks on Women
Demonstrations in Isfahan erupted after assaults that coincided with the passage of a law designed to protect those who correct people deemed to be acting ... more

Former Blackwater Guards Convicted in Iraq Shooting

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Four former Blackwater Worldwide security contractors were convicted Wednesday on charges stemming from a deadly 2007 shooting in Iraq.

Crunching the Numbers: When The Personal is Political - Women Voters and the Midterms

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It’s become conventional wisdom to say “women voters” are a key this year. But if the “women’s vote” sounds like a very big group, that’s ... more

Alaska pol offends high school reeling from suicide

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Rep. Don Young has never been known for mincing words, and but his comments Tuesday regarding suicide to an Alaska High School took the "breath ... more

Holder 'frustrated' no jail for bankers

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CNN interviews the first African-American attorney general, Eric Holder, about his legacy.

France sends police reinforcements to Calais after migrant clashes

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France sends police reinforcements to Calais after migrant clashes
Paris (AFP) - France's interior minister said Thursday he had dispatched 100 extra police to the port of Calais where an influx of illegal migrants ... more

GM posts higher-than-expected profit on strong North American demand

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DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Thursday posted a higher-than-expected profit for the third quarter on strong demand in its home North American market ... more