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Today's Featured Lesson: News Words

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News Words: Casualtyi
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04/19/2014
Watch this video and find out what this News Word means.
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Video News Words: Casualty

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Video News Words: Unilateral

Watch this News Word video and listen to see if you can hear the word that means "one side."
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Video News Words: Credibility

This word has to do with trust. Watch the video and find out how it is used in the news.
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Video News Words: Humanitarian

The word "humanitarian" means showing concern for other people. Watch this video and see how it used in the news.
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Video News Words: Investigation

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As It Is: Our Daily Current Affairs Magazine Show

US and Vietnamese officials press start button for Agent Orange clean up project in Da Nang, April 19, 2014.

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Study Finds Children Eat Better When Mothers Feel Empoweredi
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04/23/2014
Researchers found that women in India who joined a job skills training program felt more in control at home and in their families.
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Video Study Finds Children Eat Better When Mothers Feel Empowered

Researchers found that women in India who joined a job skills training program felt more in control at home and in their families.
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Video Fighting Could Lead to Famine in South Sudan

Many fields remain unplanted because people have fled their homes.
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Video Johannesburg Leads Africa in Tweets

A new study finds the South African city averages one tweet every 13 seconds.
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Video News Words: Casualty

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Video News Words: Unilateral

Watch this News Word video and listen to see if you can hear the word that means "one side."

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