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(CNN Student News) -- March 23, 2009

1. What continent did Pope Benedict XVI visit recently? According to the report, what message did the Pope deliver to the people of Angola?

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2. According to the program, what happened to two U.S. Navy ships in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday? What were some of the results of the incident?

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3. Who is Natasha Richardson? What are the circumstances surrounding her death? How did the theater community mark her passing?

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4. According to the report: What is the purpose of the human skull? What are some symptoms that indicate that treatment for a head injury should be sought? What are some things that people can do to help prevent skull injuries?

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5. What statistics are presented in the segment that support helmet use? Do you wear a helment when taking part in sports? Why or why not?

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6. Can you think of other occasions when wearing protective head gear may be a good idea? If so, what are they?

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7. According to the report: What Chinese city is becoming well-known for its growing music scene? What comparison does club owner Michael Pettis make between musicians in China and ones in New York?

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8. What kind of music do you listen to? Do you think that the music you heard in the program could become popular with your peers? Why or why not?

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9. What is Daffy's Pet Soup Kitchen? What led Tom Wargo to open this establishment? What rules has the soup kitchen set in place for its clients?

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10. What other services, if any, do you think might be needed by pet owners who are struggling during an economic recession?

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