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Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today's top stories


Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for Nov. 24 2015.

Tensions rise between Moscow, Turkey after downing of Russian jet

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday called Turkey's attack on a Russian jet a "stab in the back." Turkish officials say the aircraft had violated their airspace and did not respond to repeated warnings to leave. This comes amid ongoing regional conflict related to the Syrian civil war.

[Read more from CNN]

Chicago cop charged with murder in shooting of black teen

Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the shooting of a 17-year-old. Defense lawyers say the officer feared for his safety when he shot the teen more than a year ago. Security video from the incident is expected to be released this week. It is the latest in a series of controversies involving white officers using deadly force against black suspects – a similar case is playing out in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

[Read more from the New York Times]

Amazon advertising campaign backfires in NYC due to nazi imagery

Amazon is removing elaborate decorations from New York subway cars featuring advertising for its new show, "Man in the High Castle," which is about an alternate reality where Germany won World War II. The nazi-themed imagery did not sit well with passengers.

[Read more from Entertainment Weekly]

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