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(CNN Student News) -- October 23, 2009

Media Literacy Question of the Day

In your opinion, how are stories that air on local news programs similar to or different from those that air on national news programs?

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 missing element from each sentence. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. The International Atomic Energy Agency hosted a meeting in Austria to discuss the future of __________'s nuclear program.

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2. Baltimore city schools adjusted their meal offerings by implementing a district-wide policy called __________.

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3. The town of Kensington, Maryland recently banned anyone over the age of five from using a __________ between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

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4. __________ is the U.S. secretary of Health and Human Services.

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5. Neil Barofsky oversees the __________ program for the U.S. Treasury Department.

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6. The 2010 Winter Olympic Games will be held in __________.

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7. Louisiana's local government districts are referred to as __________.

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8. The nation of __________ sent 28,000 troops into its South Waziristan region to take on the Taliban.

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9. The __________ will be the tallest building in the world when it is completed.

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10. Afghan President __________ announced that he will take part in a runoff election on November 7th.

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