Good stuff the only the I would suggest is you define a background color. I have my default bgcolor set to grey so when im designing i wont forget to define a color, I see yours dont have one defined. Other then that good job.
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6 : <cfif listLen(APPLICATION.newsList) eq 0> 7 : <!--- Get all current NewsIDs from the database ---> 8 : <cfquery name="getNewsIDs" datasource="#REQUEST.dataSource#"> 9 : SELECT NewsID FROM News 10 : ORDER BY NewsTitle