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At Least 20 Killed In Iraq Blast

Posted: 08/13/2009 - At least 20 people were killed and 30 wounded in a double suicide bombing Thursday in northern Iraq, an Iraqi Interior Ministry official said.

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China: Filtering Software Will Not Be Required

Posted: 08/13/2009 - Individual computer users in China may choose whether to install a controversial content filtering system, but the system will be installed on computers in any public place, China's minister of Industry and Information Technology said Thursday.

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Typhoon Survivor Tells Story

Posted: 08/13/2009 - A survivor from the typhoon that devastated Taiwan told how she and her grandson were surrounded by rising water in their mountain village.

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Less Sex, More TV Idea Aired In India

Posted: 08/13/2009 - On World Population Day this year India's new health and welfare minister came out with an idea on how to tackle the population issue: Bring electricity to every Indian village so that people would watch television until late at night and therefore be too tired to make babies.

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Marines Launch New Offensive In Afghanistan

Posted: 08/12/2009 - The first wave in a new offensive in Afghanistan killed seven enemy fighters, but U.S. Marines say they met with heavy Taliban resistance.

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Life on Mars? Not Likely..

Posted: 08/12/2009 - A rapid loss of methane gas means the red planet may be too hostile to support life. Here are some of the other reasons.

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Vienna Plans Michael Tribute

Posted: 08/12/2009 - With his London comeback concerts gone, organizers say a global tribute to the King of Pop will be held in six weeks.

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Man Arrested Over $65M Jewelry Heist

Posted: 08/12/2009 - London police have arrested a man in connection with a brazen daylight robbery of a jewelry store last week, they announced Wednesday.

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World Population Projected To Reach 7 Billion In 2011

Posted: 08/12/2009 - The world's population is forecast to hit 7 billion in 2011, the vast majority of its growth coming in developing and, in many cases, the poorest nations, a report released Wednesday said.

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Missing Cargo Ship

Posted: 08/12/2009 - An international search operation was underway Wednesday for a cargo ship which vanished after being involved in what is feared to be an unprecedented incident of piracy in European waters.

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Thousands In Need Of Emergency Shelter

Posted: 08/12/2009 - ShelterBox, international disaster relief organization and global Rotary club project, is responding to Typhoon Morakot after tens of thousands of people have been left stranded in the storm’s wake.

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Costa Rican Leader has Swine Flu

Posted: 08/11/2009 - At home with a fever and sore throat, the illness of Oscar Arias shows no one is immune from H1N1.

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String Of Bombings Shakes Iraq

Updated: 08/10/2009 - Two truck bombs blew up just seconds apart in Mosul, leaving a massive crater and reducing an entire neighborhood to piles of bricks and metal. The attack was one in a string of bombings that killed at least 45 people and injured hundreds of others.

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Clinton in Congo: "I'm Secretary of State, Not Bill"

Posted: 08/10/2009 - The State Department chief's temper flared up Monday when a student asked for an opinion on a huge Chinese loan. Here's how a mistake from the translator set off the diplomatic flap.

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Twin Typhoons Devastate Asia

Updated: 08/10/2009 - Typhoon Morakot washed away buildings and destroyed thousands of homes across Taiwan. A mudslide covered an entire town in the mountains. As many as 600 are missing. Helicopters have carried about 100 residents to safety.

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Chavez Urges Military To Be Prepared For Conflict

Posted: 08/09/2009 - President Hugo Chavez told his military on Sunday to be prepared for a possible confrontation with Colombia, warning that Bogota's plans to increase the U.S. military presence at its bases poses a threat to Venezuela.

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Alinghi's boat Flown Over Alps To Reach The Sea

Posted: 08/07/2009 - The giant catamaran built by America's Cup champion Alinghi to defend the trophy was hoisted off Lake Geneva on Friday and flown over the Alps to the sea.

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Aide Says Pakistani Taliban Leader Killed By US

Posted: 08/07/2009 - Pakistan's Taliban commander Baitullah Mehsud, who unleashed a fearsome campaign of suicide attacks and assassinations that made him the country's most-wanted man, was killed in a U.S. missile strike, an aide said Friday.

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K-G-BeefCake: Putin Bares His Chest In Siberia

Posted: 08/05/2009 - The Czar-boro man? When Vladimir Putin rode a horse bare-chested through a rustic region of Siberia, it produced astonishing images casting him as a rugged Russian outdoorsman.

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