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FDIC to allow non-banks bid for troubled banks

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Non-banks will soon be able to bid for banks on the verge of collapse - a change that should not only keep more troubled banks from failing, but also benefit companies looking to get funding through deposits and the government.

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Paris Club of creditors discloses IOU list

Updated: 11/26/2008 - The Paris Club of creditor nations disclosed Wednesday for the first time how much it is owed and by whom - with emerging giants China and India high on its list of debtors.

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Chavez: Latin America should abandon IDB

Updated: 11/26/2008 - President Hugo Chavez is urging his leftist allies in Latin America and the Caribbean to stop seeking loans from the Inter-American Development Bank.

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US: Potential female bombers in Iraq surrender

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Eighteen young women purportedly belonging to a suicide bombing network in northern Iraq surrendered to U.S. forces on Wednesday, a top U.S. commander said.

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World stocks mixed in wake of upturn in US stocks

Updated: 11/26/2008 - World stocks ended mixed Wednesday after an afternoon rally on Wall Street lifted Latin American markets but did not come soon enough to give direction to European shares.

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Liverpool, Inter, Atletico qualify for last 16

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Five-time winner Liverpool, Italian champion Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid joined 10 other qualifiers for the last knockout phase of the Champions League on Wednesday. Chelsea still has work to do in the final round of games after a 1-1 tie with Bordeaux.

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Dow, S&P 500 clinch 4th straight winning session

Updated: 11/26/2008 - A stock market gaining confidence in the nation's financial system bolted higher Wednesday, propelling the Dow Jones industrials and Standard & Poor's 500 index to their first four-day advance since last spring.

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Murder charge filed in Michigan Amber Alert case

Updated: 11/26/2008 - A Saginaw man was charged Wednesday with fatally beating his wife in an incident that sparked a brief nationwide search for the couple's missing children.

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BCE deal may be in jeopardy due to solvency issues

Updated: 11/26/2008 - The largest leveraged buyout in history is unlikely to close after the Canadian telecom company BCE Inc. said Wednesday an audit has found the proposed $35 billion deal to take the company private may not meet solvency requirements.

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Stocks on win streak amid more bad economic news

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Wall Street finally has something to be thankful for. A set of economic reports out Wednesday were predictably gloomy, but the stock market continued its winning streak. The Dow Jones industrials rose 247 points, the first time since April 15-18 there were four straight days of gains.

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Medvedev raises Russia's profile in Latin America

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Russian President Dmitry Medvedev agreed to help Venezuela start a nuclear energy program on Wednesday while President Hugo Chavez hailed Moscow's deepening ties in Latin America as a reflection of declining U.S. influence.

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US condemns India attacks

Updated: 11/26/2008 - The Bush administration strongly condemned a series of coordinated terrorist attacks Wednesday in the Indian city of Mumbai in which Westerners reportedly were targeted but said it was not aware of any American casualties and that U.S. officials there were safe.

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US military deaths in Iraq war at 4,206

Updated: 11/26/2008 - As of Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008, at least 4,206 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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Ocho Cinco hasn't learned from benching

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Asked if he has learned anything from his benching for a verbal altercation with a Cincinnati Bengals coach, receiver Chad Ocho Cinco thought for a few seconds before barely smiling and giving a one-word answer.

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Hold order lifted at Laurel Park barn

Updated: 11/26/2008 - State agriculture officials have lifted a hold order on a Laurel Park barn after all 25 horses there tested negative for neurologic equine herpesvirus in a second round of tests.

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Some share the bounty this bleak Thanksgiving

Updated: 11/26/2008 - A Thanksgiving ago, many of us were fretting over delays at the airport, our holiday season shopping lists, even things like whether to get another Botox injection or a new set of wheels.

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Video shows hostage pleaded for release

Updated: 11/26/2008 - A French aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan earlier this month has appeared in a video with two rifles pressed to either side of his head and chains around his legs

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Family of kidnapped Mexican woman suspects driver

Updated: 11/26/2008 - A former Cabinet secretary whose daughter was kidnapped more than a year ago said Wednesday that his former driver may have been responsible and demanded authorities investigate, reviving a case that has fueled outrage over Mexico's rising tide of abductions.

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