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Mideast Zawahiri Wife

Posted: 12/17/2009 - A purported letter from the wife of al Qaeda No. 2 Ayman al-Zawahiri tells Muslim women that their most important task is to take care of children of the mujahedeen.

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Britain Climate Change

Posted: 12/17/2009 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday warned participants in the climate change conference in Copenhagen that they are "running out of time" to reach an agreement on what to do about global warming.

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Lebanon Ship Sinks

Posted: 12/17/2009 - A ship with 83 people aboard sunk off the coast of northern Lebanon on Thursday , a military spokesman said.

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Iraq Violence

Posted: 12/17/2009 - A car bomb explosion killed one person and injured 10 others Thursday evening in Baghdad, an Interior Ministry official said.

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US Pakistan Visas

Posted: 12/17/2009 - The Pakistani government has delayed the visas of hundreds of U.S. officials and contractors, a move that has frustrated the State Department and could impact U.S. programs on the ground.

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Spain Western Sahara

Posted: 12/17/2009 - An award-winning Western Sahara independence activist in the 32nd day of a hunger strike in Spain was expected to be returned soon to an airport where Morocco refused her entry last month, CNN partner station CNN+ reported late Thursday.

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Mexico Cartel Leader Killed

Posted: 12/17/2009 - The leader of one of Mexico's top drug cartels died Wednesday night in a shootout with navy personnel, the government-run news agency reported.

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BA Strike

Posted: 12/17/2009 - A strike that would have crippled British Airways over Christmas and New Year's Day cannot go ahead, a judge ruled Thursday.

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Susan Boyle, 'David After Dentist' Top YouTube In 2009

Posted: 12/17/2009 - Susan Boyle's surprising vocal performance on "Britain's Got Talent" was far and away the most-watched video of the year on YouTube -- racking up more than 120 million views, according to the site.

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Holder Expects Guantanamo Closure Within Months

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Attorney General Eric Holder, the Obama administration point man on closing the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, prison, said Wednesday he believes the decision to transfer detainees to an Illinois prison "removes a hurdle" and speeds that closure.

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Report On Air France Crash To Be Released Thursday

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Investigators probing the June crash of an Air France flight off Brazil will release their second interim report Thursday and have scheduled a press briefing, officials said.

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Former CIA Official: Dissidents Trying To Sow Disorder In N. Ireland

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Some former members of the Irish Republican Army -- "small in number" but "ruthless" -- are trying to undermine the agreement that ended 30 years of deadly violence in Northern Ireland with renewed attacks, according to a former deputy director of the CIA.

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Survey: Negative Views In Honduras Of Leaders

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Hondurans divided over an ongoing political crisis agree on one thing -- they don't think very highly of their leaders, according to a new survey.

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Choking In China's Polluted City

Posted: 12/16/2009 - For visitors it can be unbearable. For residents, this is life -- breathing the consequences of China's long march toward economic prosperity

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12 Eritrean Soccer Players Sought In Kenya

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Kenyan police are searching for 12 members of the Eritrean national soccer team who failed to return home after competing in a regional tournament in Nairobi, a spokesman said Monday.

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Iraq al Maliki troops

Posted: 12/16/2009 - The latest wave of attacks in Iraq will not affect the deadline for the withdrawal of U.S. troops by the end of 2011, Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maki said Wednesday.

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BA Strike

Posted: 12/16/2009 - The two sides in the British Airways dispute agreed to talk Wednesday, days before cabin crew are set to go on a 12-day strike that will cause chaos for the airline during the busy holiday travel period.

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Afghan Blast

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Five police officers were killed when a mine exploded in a northwestern Afghanistan Tuesday night, a government official said.

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Switzerland Polanski

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Swiss authorities will make a decision at the beginning of next year on whether to agree to a U.S. extradition request for award-winning director Roman Polanski, a spokesman for the Federal Department of Justice and Police said Wednesday.

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Iran Missile Test

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Iran tested an upgraded version of a surface-to-surface missile with a range that makes it capable of reaching parts of Europe, state-run television reported Wednesday.

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Turkey Unrest

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Turkish authorities bused in squads of armored riot police to keep the lid on tensions, a day after two people died during violent street protests in the provincial eastern town of Bulanik.

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