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Greece votes against austerity

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

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Super Bowl brings Seahawks-Patriots showdown -- and an 'ad bowl'

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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.

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This week's lesson: Will U.S. tourists soon flock to Cuba??

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This week's word in the news: AVERSION

DEFINITION:
A strong feeling of dislike, opposition, repugnance, or antipathy.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
One after another, men and women cited job commitments, destination weddings, an aversion to the death penalty, or a certainty of guilt as reasons to prevent them from sitting on a trial expected to last at least three months.
The Boston Globe -- 01/26/2015