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U.S. Embassy Condemns Attack On Sailors In Istanbul

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Ankara) -- A video showing three U.S. sailors being attacked by a group of men in Istanbul is being condemned by the U.S. Embassy in Turkey. In the video, the men assaulted the sailors and attempted to put bags on their heads while chanting "Yankee Go Home." The sailors, who don't fight back, are reportedly…

Space Probe Successfully Lands On Comet

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Undated) -- It's being hailed as a first in space. A European space probe is now resting on the surface of a comet. The Philae lander successfully made a soft landing on Comet 67P, which is hundreds of millions of miles away. It took years for the probe to get there. Scientists had to carefully…

Security Tightened For Obama Australia Speech

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Melbourne) -- Security at the University of Queensland is being tightened ahead of a speech by President Obama before the G-20 summit in Brisbane. Arthur Stevens reports.   Play Clip

Russia Agrees To Build Iran Nuclear Reactors

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Moscow) -- Russia's government has agreed to build up to eight new nuclear reactors in Iran. The deal comes 12 days before the deadline of a deal aimed at curbing Iran's nuclear activity. Tom Barton reports the effect that the Russian deal may have on the talks is unclear.   Play Clip

Alibaba Bringing Black Friday To China

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Undated) -- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is ready to bring Black Friday to China. Alibaba rang up more than nine-billion dollars in sales Tuesday on Singles' Day. That's China's version of Cyber Monday and Black Friday in the U.S. Today, Alibaba founder and CEO Jack Ma announced plans to introduce Chinese consumers to American holidays…