Weekly Hot Topics – Jan 8th 2015

Weekly Hot Topics is here to highlight this week’s top stories from around the world!

This week features…

#jesuischarlieHEADLINES

Terror strikes Paris as 12 victims were murdered at Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical magazine, leaving people around the world gathering in support of freedom of expression.

LabelOne opinion on the story: “This is not only a tragedy for France, but for the world that believes in a free press”. Supporters of Charlie Hebdo are taking a stance on the freedom of expression. Support #JeSuisCharlie or create your own opinion here!

 

HEADLINESAir Asia

More evidence of Air Asia’s wreckage was discovered, including the plane’s tail, which could lead to a break-through finding of the plane’s black box. Read more stories here.

 

DEVELOPING

Obama

 

Obama vows to veto the Keystone XL Pipeline if legislation passes Republican Congress, which has left environmental activists hopeful. Get more details here!

 

 

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