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Meet the new teams on 'The Amazing Race'

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Most contestants on "The Amazing Race" must tackle language barriers during their trek around the world. As the reality series' first-ever deaf contestant, Luke Adams had double the trouble. The 22-year-old recent college grad and his mother Margie are among the 11 two-person teams racing for the $1 million prize in the upcoming 14th season.

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US Military Deaths in Iraq War at 4,232

Updated: 01/26/2009 - As of Sunday, Jan. 25, 2009, at least 4,232 members of the U.S. military had died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.

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Police: Bicycle bomb kills 5 in northwest Pakistan

Updated: 01/26/2009 - A bomb rigged to a bicycle exploded in a northwest Pakistani city on Monday, killing at least five people and wounding 20 in the latest attack to rattle the volatile region.

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Bolivian voters back pro-indigenous constitution

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Bolivians easily approved a new constitution granting more power to the indigenous majority, but its weak support in the opposition-controlled lowland east leaves the racially torn country as divided as ever.

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Indonesians among the few to witness solar eclipse

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Indonesians were among the few worldwide to witness an eclipse of the sun Monday, some cheering and banging on drums as the moon slowly crossed its path, blocking out everything but a thin, blazing rim of fire.

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Belgian day care suspect linked to other stabbing

Updated: 01/26/2009 - A man accused in a deadly stabbing spree at a Belgian day care center is also thought to have killed an elderly woman earlier this month and had plans on him to attack two more nurseries, a prosecutor said Monday.

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EU Takes Iranian Group off Terror Blacklist

Updated: 01/26/2009 - The European Union decided Monday to remove an Iranian opposition group from the EU's terror list and lift the restrictions on its funds, a move likely to further damage relations strained over Tehran's nuclear program.

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Impeachment trial to proceed without Ill. governor

Updated: 01/14/2010 - Taking his defense to the airwaves rather than his impeachment trial, Gov. Rod Blagojevich lashed out at his accusers Monday and revealed he had considered naming Oprah Winfrey to the Senate.

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International court begins with Congo trial

Updated: 01/26/2009 - A Congolese warlord pleaded not guilty to recruiting child soldiers and sending them to fight and die in ethnic battles as the International Criminal Court began its historic first trial Monday.

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UN official: Sri Lanka fighting traps thousands

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Fighting between Sri Lankan government forces and rebels retreating to a small patch of jungle has trapped thousands of innocent people and killed "many" civilians, a senior U.N. official said Monday.

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Crash of US helicopters in Iraq kills 4 Americans

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Two U.S. helicopters crashed Monday in northern Iraq, killing four American troops, the U.S. military said, in the deadliest single incident for U.S. forces in more than four months.

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Boy, 14, dupes police, patrols Chicago for 5 hours

Updated: 01/26/2009 - A 14-year-old aspiring police officer donned a uniform, walked into a Chicago police station and managed to get an assignment - patroling in a squad car for five hours before he was detected, police said Sunday.

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Philadelphia Suburb Stunned by a Series of Arsons

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Authorities are urging residents in this Philadelphia suburb to remove flammable materials from their porches and to keep porch lights on at night following a string of suspicious fires.

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Portland mayor won't resign over lying about teen

Updated: 01/26/2009 - The mayor of Portland, Ore., said Sunday he would not resign despite calls for him to do so after he admitted he lied and asked a teenager to lie about their sexual relationship.

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Mass. House Speaker Resigns Amid Ethics Allegation

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Massachusetts' House speaker said Sunday he would resign amid allegations a close friend used their relationship to push ticket-scalping legislation and paid off legal bills for the speaker's in-laws.

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2 Students Killed in Oregon Nightclub Shooting

Updated: 01/26/2009 - A gunman opened fire outside an under-21 nightclub in Portland, killing two girls and wounded several other people in an apparently random act, police said.

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Smurfit-Stone Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Smurfit-Stone Container Corp., the largest producer of cardboard box materials in North America, said Monday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as it looks to restructure a heavy debt.

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Sprint Nextel to Eliminate 8,000 Jobs

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Sprint Nextel Corp. is eliminating about 8,000 positions in the first quarter as it seeks to cut annual costs by $1.2 billion.

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Indonesians Among The Few To Witness Solar Eclipse

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Indonesians were among the few worldwide to witness an eclipse of the sun Monday, some cheering and banging on drums as the moon slowly crossed its path, blocking out everything but a thin, blazing rim of fire.

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Indonesian Muslims Banned From Practicing Yoga

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Indonesia's top Islamic body banned Muslims from practicing yoga that contains Hindu rituals like chanting, the chairman of the group said Monday, citing concerns it would corrupt their faith.

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The Eiffel Tower That Tourists Never See

Updated: 01/26/2009 - A model of refined simplicity on the outside, the iron lady that symbolizes Paris is a complicated piece of work inside her elegant A-line figure.

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Spector Retrial Enters Key Act As Defense Begins

Updated: 01/26/2009 - Nearly six years after an actress was shot to death in the foyer of his storied castle, music legend Phil Spector's long, strange voyage through the justice system is nearing what could be its final act — his lawyer's presentation of what happened on that fateful night.

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