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UN renews South Sudan peace plea

BBC - Thu, 2013-12-26 11:17
The UN again urges rival forces in South Sudan to lay down their arms, and says the first UN reinforcements should arrive in the next 48 hours.

In 2013, Federal Workers Found New Reason To Be Unhappy

NPR News - Thu, 2013-12-26 10:51

A recent survey shows that furloughs and hiring freezes conspired to dampen morale. But if federal workers are feeling undervalued, their job security remains high.

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Common Knee Surgery May Help No More Than A Fake Operation

NPR News - Thu, 2013-12-26 10:45

Surgery to repair a damaged knee meniscus is very common, but it may not help a lot of people, a study finds. That may be because some people benefit more than others, and doctors still don't know who is going to get the most out of surgery.

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Cowboys' Emergency QB Kitna Will Give Away His Pay

NPR News - Thu, 2013-12-26 10:12

Jon Kitna is coming out of retirement to be the backup quarterback for Dallas on Sunday. He's going to give the $53,000 he'll be paid to the school in Tacoma, Wash., where he now teaches math and coaches football.

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