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Argentina passes controversial pension reforms amid ongoing violent protests

 12/19/2017 - 12:52
A woman shouts in front of members the Argentinean Federal Police, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Dec. 18, 2017.

Lawmakers in Argentina's parliament on Tuesday voted narrowly in favor of a controversial package of pension reforms backed by the president amid a 24-hour general strike and violent protests from opponents who warn the cuts will leave senior citizens and retirees worse off.

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Power outage halts Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson, the world's busiest airport

 12/18/2017 - 09:42
Passengers affected by a widespread power outage wait in long lines at the International Terminal of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 17 December 2017.

Atlanta International Airport was resuming normal operation early Monday, hours after an outage unleashed havoc on travelers around the country, leading to hundreds of flight cancellations during one of the most hectic travel periods of the year, according to a report from Dow Jones Newswire.

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