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epa04506523 A handout picture made available by the Taronga Zoo on 28 November 2014 shows a six month old Quokka, which is the youngest of three joeys born this year as part of the breeding program at Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia.  EPA/TARONGA ZOO  AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY

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Kemal Abu Rauk and his wife burn the overgrown brush in their farmland in Khan Younis on Nov. 3, 2014. (Jošt Franko)

From the rubble: Farmers in Gaza on rebuilding a livelihood after war

In the aftermath of the war with Israel, displaced Palestinian farmers and their families find ways to salvage their homes and livelihoods.

Klaus tends to the apple press. A batch will be available immediately for fresh juice, while another batch will ferment and ultimately be sold as cider. (Ryan Jones)

Old-world techniques--and elbow grease--on a Missouri organic farm

“No one does the real work anymore,” says one farmer set on old-world farming techniques.


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Reactions to Ferguson grand jury decision

The announcement that police officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted sparked protests, some leading to arrests.

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Animal views

Gray seal pups, a domesticated hutia, rooster trouble in Oregon and more.

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Troops prepare for deployment to Afghanistan

For these soldiers leaving for a final tour, the war is not over.

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