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US military deaths in Iraq war at 4,189

Posted: 11/03/2008 - As of Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008, at least 4,189 members of the U.S. military have died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.

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Iraqi vote on minorities marks step to elections

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Parliament approved legislation Monday restoring guaranteed seats on provincial councils to Christians and other small religious communities, the last major hurdle to holding provincial elections next year.

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Boo! Revelers celebrate the spookiest of holidays

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Thousands of revelers dressed as everything from goblins to pizza slices turned out for Greenwich Village's Halloween parade, reveling in a tradition equal parts spookiness and spoof.

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Gamblers cheer horse named Subprime

Posted: 11/03/2008 - The mortgage problems that have helped shape the current economic downturn have made "subprime" an unwelcome word to investors.

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Palin takes prank call from fake French president

Posted: 11/03/2008 - TORONTO (AP) -- Sarah Palin unwittingly took a prank call Saturday from a Canadian comedian posing as French President Nicolas Sarkozy and telling her she would make a good president someday.

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Naked pumpkin runners ticketed in Colorado

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Boulder police have ticketed about a dozen people running naked on the street while sporting freshly gutted pumpkins on their heads as part of an annual Halloween event.

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Odds of single vote deciding election: 1 in 60M

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Voting for president and having your ballot be the deciding one cast - statistically, that is like trying to hit the lottery. The odds for the average person are 60 million to 1 against it, a study shows.

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Obama, McCain eye potential administration teams

Posted: 11/03/2008 - WASHINGTON – Americans will elect not only a president on Tuesday, but also his huge team of aides, advisers and bureaucrats who will help the winner run the federal government for the next four years.

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Seaman Band #1

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Seaman's band came back with a first place trophy at the Neewollah Festival in Independence, Kansas.

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McCain tries to turn must-win states; Obama stays on offense

Posted: 11/03/2008 - (CNN) -- As they enter their final day of campaigning before Election Day, Sen. John McCain is trying to swing undecided voters in key battleground states, while Sen. Barack Obama is staying on the offensive by campaigning in territory that is usually safely Republican.

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Gay-marriage backers make the political personal

Posted: 11/03/2008 - SAN FRANCISCO – As California voters prepare to decide Tuesday whether to eliminate the marriage rights same-sex couples won five months ago, gays and their allies have been encouraged to tell co-workers and neighbors why legalizing the unions matters to them.

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UK urges economic leadership from new US president

Posted: 11/03/2008 - ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – British Prime Minister Gordon Brown on Monday called on the new U.S. president to show further leadership on the global economy and not retreat into protectionism.

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Companies recall 100,000 laptop battery packs

Posted: 11/03/2008 - SEATTLE, Washington (AP) -- Computer makers are recalling 100,000 laptop battery packs made by Sony Corp. after 40 reports of overheating, according to a U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission notice Thursday.

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Manufacturing sector contracts in October

Posted: 11/03/2008 - NEW YORK – Business at manufacturers from plastic companies to lumberyards plummeted to the lowest level in 26 years in October.

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Jury convicts Yemeni in 2nd Guantanamo trial

Updated: 11/03/2008 - GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba – An aide to Osama bin Laden who refused to defend himself at his Guantanamo war crimes trial was convicted of three terrorism-related charges and faced sentencing Monday that could bring life in prison.

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