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AMC's "The Walking Dead" Rises This Week; "Talking Dead" Way Up

As a result, fans may have to wait more than a week to finally figure out if Glenn makes it out of his dire situation a person or a walker. The 90-minute episode of " Walking Dead " is going up against perhaps the best matchup of the season on NBC's " Sunday Night Football " (Green Bay and Denver are both undefeated) and a potential Game 5 of the World Series on Fox.

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Information-Sharing Cybersecurity Bill Clears Senate, On Track to Be Enacted

The CISA bill passed the Senate with a 74 - 21 vote (it needed 60). "So while the intention could be to share data on the attack, the actual process of sharing may simply further erode our individual, personal privacy and protections". All of the five pro-privacy amendments tabled by senators ahead of the vote failed. With extensive experience in developing an information privacy and security framework, HITRUST has many valuable lessons to share.

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Putin’s Russia and What’s Next Putin’s Russia and What is Next

The people of Russian Federation do not spend time on discussion about ideology of dialectical materialism. They clearly understand that in Afghanistan, neither communism nor socialism was defeated by capitalism and democracy. His annexation of Crimea past year and support of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine have not helped matters. So while our movement made some progress in drawing attention to the undemocratic reality of Putin's Russian Federation, we were in a losing position from ...

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Botswana grants asylum to Eritrean football players

After the squad decided to stay in Botswana, their attorney Dick Bayford told there was concern the players would be hit with desertion charges if they were sent back because they are reportedly members of the Eritrean army. In 2014 more than 35,000 people fled to Europe , up from 13,000 the year before. This isn't the first time members of the country's soccer team have defected and sought asylum outside of Eritrea in recent years.

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Starbucks (SBUX) Stock Falls in After-Hours Trading

This story's headlines have been corrected to show that Starbucks is reporting results for the fourth quarter, not the third quarter. That growth marked a slowing from the double-digit comparable sales increases seen in the China/Asia Pacific in the two preceding quarters earlier this year.

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Cannibalism in South Sudan

Meanwhile, the commission found that the Transitional Constitution of South Sudan gives the presidency too much power amidst a weak institutions and a gap between the judiciary, legislature and the executive. The report's release was delayed from last year amid fears it might harm the fragile and protracted peace process. The report called for an "Africa led, Africa owned, Africa resourced" court, including South Sudanese judges and lawyers, to prosecute the atrocities.