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(CNN Student News) -- September 12, 2008

Fill in the blank - The following sentences relate to events that were covered this week on CNN Student News. See if you can identify the person, place or thing that is missing from each sentence. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. The Large Hadron Collider is located at the ________ laboratory on the border of France and Switzerland.

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2. Pediatric oncologist Dr. Mazin Al-Jadiry and his colleagues in Rome are using telemedicine to treat patients in the country of ________.

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3. In the nation of ________, a rockslide buried a shantytown east of Cairo.

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4. Two major mortgage companies, Fannie Mae and ________, were taken over by the U.S. government.

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5. A new exhibit in Germany offers visitors a vision of Adolf Hitler's plans for a remade Berlin called ________.

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6. President George W. Bush announced plans to shift U.S. troop levels in the countries of ________ and ________.

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7. The communist nation of ________ celebrated its 60th anniversary this week.

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8. A town in England is circulating its own currency called the ________.

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9. The headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense is located in the ________ building.

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10. On Thursday, many residents along the U.S. Gulf Coast evacuated as Hurricane________ headed toward Texas.

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