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Davydenko Cleared By ATP In Tennis Betting Probe

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Russian tennis star Nikolay Davydenko was cleared by the ATP on Friday after a yearlong investigation into suspicious betting patterns on a match he lost to a low-ranked opponent.

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Emmys Double Up On Conrad; Presenter, Designer

Posted: 09/12/2008 - The Emmy Awards just can't get enough of Lauren Conrad. Conrad, made famous by the reality series "The Hills," has been tapped to present an award, the TV academy said. She'd already been called on to design a gown for one of the "trophy girls" who bring awards on-stage.

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China Blames Dairy Farms For Tainted Baby Formula

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Investigators believe dairy farmers added a dangerous chemical to milk that has been linked to kidney stones in dozens of babies and one death in China's latest product safety scandal.

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US Accuses Venezuelans Of Aiding Drug Traffickers

Posted: 09/12/2008 - The United States on Friday accused three members of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's inner circle of aiding Colombian rebels by supplying arms and helping drug traffickers. Washington also expelled Chavez's ambassador as a diplomatic clash intensified.

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McCain Fumbles Palin's Record On Earmark Requests

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Republican presidential candidate John McCain on Friday defended two debunked television ads attacking Democrat Barack Obama and claimed erroneously that running mate Sarah Palin never sought money for lawmakers' pet projects as Alaska governor.

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Biden Releases Tax Records To Pressure Palin

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Biden and his wife on Friday released a decade of their personal financial records, showing a veteran U.S. senator who earned less than many of his congressional colleagues.

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Car Bomb In Iraq Kills At Least 32, Wounds 43

Posted: 09/12/2008 - A car bomb ripped through a crowded commercial district in a mainly Shiite town on Friday, killing at least 32 people, Iraqi officials said — the latest attack north of Baghdad where violence has been slower to decline than elsewhere in the country.

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McCain Takes Slim Lead Over Obama In AP-GfK Poll

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Republican John McCain has taken a modest lead over Barack Obama entering the final seven weeks of their presidential contest, buoyed by decisive advantages among suburban and working-class whites and a huge edge in how people rate each candidate's experience, a poll showed Friday.

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Ike Threatens To Devastate Texas Coastal Towns

Posted: 09/12/2008 - A massive Hurricane Ike sent white waves crashing over a seawall and tossed a disabled 584-foot freighter in rough water as it steamed toward Texas Friday, threatening to devastate coastal towns and batter America's fourth-largest city.

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Software Glitch Fails 5 Kansas School Districts

Posted: 09/12/2008 - The Kansas Board of Education admits it made a mistake when it reported this week that five small school districts failed to show adequate yearly progress.

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Snoop Dogg granted Australian visa

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Rapper Snoop Dogg has been granted a visa to enter Australia for a concert tour, the immigration department announced Friday after finishing a full character assessment of the entertainer.

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Kanye West arrested in airport dustup with paps

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Kanye West's notoriously fickle temper boiled over Thursday, resulting in his arrest for apparently helping smash a paparazzo's camera on the floor at Los Angeles International Airport.

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Schwarzenegger facing criticism from all sides

Posted: 09/12/2008 - The summer's been a bummer for Arnold Schwarzenegger. Although he still likes to say being governor of California is the best job he's ever had, Schwarzenegger has faced near-constant criticism from all sides in the state's drawn-out fiscal crisis.

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Colorado ranch owner accused in deaths of 32 bison

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Keep your bison off my property or risk having them hunted, software executive Jeff Hawn warned his neighbor outside this old Colorado mining town. In a lawsuit he said the animals knocked his satellite television dishes off line and left dung, tracks and hair on "pristine pasture on rolling hills."

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Flooding Closes Roads, Call For Evacuation

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Officials in at least one Kansas community are urging residents of low-lying areas to head for higher ground as persistent rain soaks a wide area of the state.

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Fort Riley Brigade Hones Lifesaving Skills

Posted: 09/12/2008 - Soldiers from Fort Riley dodge paint balls and rain to hone combat lifesaving skills and prepare for a yearlong tour of duty in Iraq.

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