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CNN Student News - August 12, 2014

August 11, 2014 -- Updated 2325 GMT (0725 HKT)
STORY HIGHLIGHTS

(CNN Student News) -- August 12, 2014

This Tuesday on CNN Student News, we report on the Yazidis: who these people are, why they're trapped, and how some are escaping a besieged mountain in Iraq. We'll also update you on the crisis in Ukraine, and we'll explain why a mayor in Missouri said his town "lost control." Also featured: a ruling that could mean a payday for some college athletes.

On this page you will find today's show Transcript and a place for you to request to be on the CNN Student News Roll Call.

TRANSCRIPT

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Please note that there may be a delay between the time when the video is available and when the transcript is published.

CNN Student News is created by a team of journalists who consider the Common Core State Standards, national standards in different subject areas, and state standards when producing the show.

ROLL CALL

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