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US, Europe Look To Partnership On Mars Exploration

Updated: 06/09/2009 - For almost half a century, the United States has dominated the exploration of Mars from the first grainy black-and-white pictures of the craggy surface to the more recent discovery of ice.

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1st Gitmo Detainee Brought To US Pleads Not Guilty

Updated: 06/09/2009 - The first Guantanamo Bay detainee to be brought to the United States for trial has pleaded not guilty in two embassy bombings. Ahmed Ghailani entered the plea Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan. He was brought to the United States under heavy guard earlier in the day.

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WHO Says It May Declare Swine Flu Pandemic Soon

Updated: 06/09/2009 - The World Health Organization said Tuesday a spike in swine flu cases in Australia may push it to finally announce the first flu pandemic in 41 years. It also expressed concern about an unusual rise in severe illness from the disease in Canada.

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Journalists Unlikely To See Nasty NKorean Prisons

Updated: 06/09/2009 - Prisoners spend long days toiling in rice paddies and factories. Survivors say beatings are frequent, hunger is constant and clothing scarce in the freezing winter.

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4 More Bodies Found From Air France Disaster

Updated: 06/09/2009 - Air France and other airlines moved Tuesday to replace speed monitors suspected of feeding false information to the computers of Flight 447 and leading to a series of failures that broke the plane apart over the Atlantic Ocean. Four more bodies were pulled from the sea, and helicopters began ferrying other remains to shore.

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Fiat Commits To Chrysler Deal Despite Court Delay

Updated: 06/09/2009 - Italian automaker Fiat said Tuesday it will not turn its back on a deal to acquire a controlling stake in Chrysler despite a U.S. Supreme Court stay on the sale.

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Vertical Stabilizer Of Downed Air France Plane Key

Updated: 06/09/2009 - The recovery of Air France Flight 447's tail section could provide key clues as to why the airliner with 228 people on board went down in the Atlantic and where best to search for the black boxes, experts said.

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US, Europe Look To Partnership On Mars Exploration

Updated: 06/09/2009 - For almost half a century, the United States has dominated the exploration of Mars from the first grainy black-and-white pictures of the craggy surface to the more recent discovery of ice.

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Will US Send Envoy After NKorea Jails Reporters?

Updated: 06/08/2009 - SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The sentencing of two American journalists to 12 years' hard labor in North Korea sets the stage for possible negotiations with the reclusive nation for their release - perhaps involving an envoy from the United States.

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Gunmen Throw Grenades In Acapulco, 3 Police Killed

Updated: 06/08/2009 - Gunmen launched grenades and opened fire in near simultaneous attacks on two police stations in Acapulco Monday, killing three officers in violence that broke out less than 48 hours after a gunbattle in the resort left 17 dead.

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Pakistanis Attack Taliban Over Mosque Bombing

Updated: 06/08/2009 - PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- Pakistani tribesmen seeking revenge for a deadly mosque bombing attacked militant strongholds for a third day Monday, while the country's Taliban leader faced rare denunciation from within insurgent ranks.

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Large Tail Section Of Air France Jet Recovered

Updated: 06/08/2009 - A large tail section of a jetliner bearing Air France's trademark red and blue stripes was recovered from the Atlantic Ocean Monday, helping narrow the hunt for "black boxes" that could explain what brought down Flight 447.

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Large Tail Section Of Air France Jet Recovered

Updated: 06/08/2009 - A large tail section of a jetliner bearing Air France's trademark red and blue stripes was recovered from the Atlantic Ocean Monday, helping narrow the hunt for "black boxes" that could explain what brought down Flight 447

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North Korea Bans Ships From Coastal Waters

Updated: 06/08/2009 - North Korea has warned fishermen and boat captains to stay away from the country's east coast, Japan's coast guard said Monday, in another sign the communist regime is planning to fire more missiles after its recent nuclear test.

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Five Americans Detained In Baghdad Murder

Updated: 06/07/2009 - Iraqi authorities have detained five U.S. citizens in connection with the death of an American contractor in Baghdad, officials said Sunday, in what could be the first case of Americans facing local justice under a joint security pact that took effect this year.

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Two Bodies, Ticket Found Near Air France Crash Site

Updated: 06/06/2009 - Searchers found two bodies and a briefcase containing a ticket for Air France Flight 447 in the Atlantic Ocean close to where the jetliner is believed to have crashed, a Brazil military official said Saturday.

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No Wreckage Found From Doomed Air France Plane

Updated: 06/05/2009 - Days after Air France Flight 447 vanished, an intensive international effort has failed to recover any confirmed wreckage and concern grew Friday about whether searchers were even looking in the right place.

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Thai Police: Carradine Death May Be Accidental

Updated: 06/05/2009 - Police are speculating that accidental suffocation, not suicide, may have caused the death of American cult actor David Carradine, whose body was found in a hotel closet in the Thai capital with a rope tied to his neck, wrist and genitals.

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Obama: Buchenwald 'Rebuke' To Holocaust Denial

Updated: 06/05/2009 - President Barack Obama absorbed the stark horrors memorialized at the Buchenwald concentration camp Friday and said the lesson for the modern world is vigilance against evil, against subjugation of the weak and against the "cruelty in ourselves."

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Search Continues For Air France Wreckage

Updated: 06/05/2009 - French Air Force Lt. Col. Vincent Chincho Dabadie said a single flight could perhaps search an area of 300 miles by 100 miles but officials in Brazil say the Atlantic weather is currently severely hampering the search for debris from the plane.

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FIAT Workers Storm Company Offices

Updated: 06/05/2009 - Hundreds of Fiat workers in Belgium were demonstrating against the sacking of five of their colleagues who last week took over a sales garage in a protest demanding higher wages.

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