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The Christmas tree in front of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Tuesday Nov. 25, 2014. Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has a Christmas tree this year thanks to an unusual patron: the Russian government. Amid high tensions between Russia and the West over violence in Ukraine, Russia’s ambassador to France says the “tree is a message of peace.” (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)
Who's behind Christmas tree at Paris' Notre Dame?Who paid for the Christmas tree at Paris' Notre Dame Cathedral this year?
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Red Cross volunteer Stavros Zembillis carries a little child just disembarked from a crippled freighter carrying hundreds of refugees trying to migrate to Europe, at the coastal Cretan port of Ierapetra, Greece, on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. The ship, whose 750 passengers are mostly Syrians,  including children, women and elderly men, suffered engine failure 70 nautical miles off Ierapetra on Tuesday. The migrants will be given temporary shelter at an Ierapetra indoor basketball stadium. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
For 700 migrants, harrowing sail ends in GreeceFor 700 migrants, harrowing sea journey on crippled cargo ship ends on Greek island
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A sheep is seen during a protest in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Thursday  Nov. 27, 2014.  Shepherds from  France demonstrated Thursday  against the French policy that protects wolves that they say attack their herds. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)
New breed of French protester: sheepBaaa, say sheep farmers protesting in Paris over wolf attacks, government environmental policy
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Prince William to visit China, Japan next yearPalace: Prince William to visit China, Japan early next year
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In this photo taken Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, Anupam Pathak, a senior hardware engineer at Google, shows off the prototype of the Liftware Spoon he developed that helps people eat without spilling in Mountain View, Calif. Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing it’s money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon. Not surprisingly, the company that has brought the driverless car and Internet glasses is bringing a unique improvement to the utensils. Built with hundreds of algorithms, these specially designed spoons make it much easier for people with tremors and Parkinson’s Disease to eat without spilling. The spoons sense a shaking hand and make instant adjustments to stay balanced. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
EU piling pressure on Google to change waysEU institutions try to pressure Google to change business practices with 2 moves in 2 days
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People are reflected on an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday on hopes for more stimulus in China. Japan's Nikkei 225 dropped 0.3 percent to 17,333.52. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)
Stocks edge up, oil drops as OPEC eyedStocks edge up, oil slumps ahead of OPEC decision; Wall Street closed for Thanksgiving
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Afghan security forces inspect a British embassy vehicle which was targeted in a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, killing several Afghan civilians and wounding more than 30 others, officials said. An embassy spokesman confirmed the attack and said some people in the vehicle were wounded, without providing further details. He added that the vehicle was not carrying any British diplomats. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
British national among 5 killed in Afghan bombingBriton among 5 killed in attack on embassy vehicle in Afghan capital, official says
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A people crosses a bridge over empty rail tracks in central train station during a 24-hour nationwide general strike, in  Athens, Thursday Nov. 27 2014. A nationwide general strike to protest continued austerity measures has shut down services across Greece, grounding flights, leaving ferries tied up in ports, shutting down schools and leaving state hospitals functioning with emergency staff. Greece has been dependent on billions of euros from international bailouts from the eurozone and International Monetary Fund since 2010. (AP Photo/Fotis Plegas G.)
General strike shuts down services across GreeceGeneral strike shuts down services across Greece; flights grounded, ferries tied up in ports
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Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbanceVenezuela confirms 13 deaths from drug overdoses in prison disturbance
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  • Attorneys Want Alleged Alexandria Serial Killer's Charges Dropped

    The attorneys for a man charged with three murders in Alexandria over the last 11 years have asked a judge to restrict evidence prosecutors are allowed to present at trial or throw out the murder charges altogether. Defense attorneys for 54-year-old Charles Severance submitted the request in filings in Alexandria Circuit Court Tuesday, The Washington Post reports. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:35 PM
  • Man Charged in Attempted Abduction/Assault at Dulles Gateway Exxon

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office received a report of an attempted assault and abduction early Wednesday morning at the Dulles Gateway Exxon in Sterling. A male subject reportedly asked a female cashier if he could use the restroom at the Exxon, located at the 45600 block of Falke Plaza. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:08 PM
  • 'Smash and Grab' Robbery at Dulles Town Center Jewelry Store

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating a smash-and-grab style larceny that occurred Tuesday afternoon at a jewelry store in the Dulles Town Center. Deputies responded to the lower level of the mall around 2:40 p.m. where four unknown males reportedly entered the Fink's Jewelry Store using sledgehammers. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:53 AM
  • Micro and farm breweries poised to boom in Loudoun

    Chris Burns, one of the owners of one of Loudoun's newest breweries Old Ox Brewery, sees a profitable and popular brewing industry emerging in Loudoun County. Loudoun Times, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:45 PM
  • Attorneys for suspect in Alexandria slayings want charges dropped

    Charles Severance enters the courtroom in Ohio County Circuit Court in Wheeling, W.Va., for his extradition hearing. Severance is a person of interest in three slayings in Alexandria, Va., but is currently being held on a fugitive warrant from Loudoun County, Va., because he was accused of illegally having a gun. The Washington Post, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 08:28 PM
  • LCSO Joins FBI to Counteract Spike in Bank Robberies

    The Sterling area has fallen victim to three bank robberies in recent weeks, prompting the Loudoun County Sheriff's office to implement new measures to counteract bank robberies this holiday season. In conjunction with the FBI Washington Field Office and the department's partners on the Violent Crimes Task Forces in Northern Virginia, detectives with LCSO's Criminal Investigations Division are visiting banks and speaking with their employees about steps to take before, during and after a robbery while the Field Operations Division is increasing patrols of Loudoun County banks. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:33 AM
  • Loudoun County crime report

    These were among incidents reported by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police departments. For information, contact your police or sheriff's department. The Washington Post, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:21 AM
  • Loudoun will be home to mid-Atlantic's first commercial hops facility

    As tourism officials herald the rise of Loudoun's craft breweries - and county officials consider how to regulate them - Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Friday announced another boon to the local brewing industry: the creation of the largest hops yard in Virginia, and the mid-Atlantic's first commercial-scale hops processing facility. The processing facility will be built at Black Hops Farm in Lucketts, where 15 acres of former pasture land will be converted into a hops yard, the governor's office said in a statement. The Washington Post, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:19 AM
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