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NKorea's Kim Said To Arrive In Beijing To Meet Hu

Posted: 05/24/2011 - North Korean leader Kim Jong Il reportedly arrived in Beijing on Wednesday for a meeting with Chinese President Hu Jintao that would highlight the influence the economic powerhouse has with the isolated regime struggling to feed its people.

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UN Puts Off Destroying Last Smallpox Viruses

Posted: 05/24/2011 - Health ministers from around the world agreed Tuesday to put off setting a deadline to destroy the last known stockpiles of the smallpox virus for three more years, rejecting a U.S. plan that had called for a five-year delay.

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Argentina: Hawaii Doctor Nabbed For Billing Fraud

Posted: 05/24/2011 - A psychiatrist who has spent a lifetime traveling the world, meeting famous people and giving spiritual awareness lectures has been arrested in Argentina on charges of falsely billing $1 million in health insurance claims in Hawaii, authorities said Tuesday.

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Suicide Bombing In NW Pakistan Kills 2, Wounds 22

Posted: 05/24/2011 - A suicide car bomber struck a police facility in an army cantonment in Pakistan's main northwest city early Wednesday, officials said, killing two people and wounding at least 22 in the latest attack in the country since the U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden.

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Colombia Judge Orders Arrest of Ex-Spy Chief

Posted: 05/24/2011 - A judge issued an arrest order Tuesday for the former head of Colombia's secret police over her alleged involvement in a domestic spying scandal.

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Flights Canceled as Volcanic Ash Touches Scotland

Updated: 05/24/2011 - Airlines are moaning and passengers groaning as an ash-spewing Icelandic volcano is bringing misery and days of uncertainty to thousands of European air travelers.

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Egypt's Mubarak to be Tried over Protester Deaths

Posted: 05/24/2011 - The prosecutor general says that Hosni Mubarak and his sons will face trial on charges related to the deadly shootings of protesters during the uprising that led to the Egyptian leader's ouster.

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US Team Flies To North Korea As Kim Visits China

Posted: 05/23/2011 - A U.S. government team flew to North Korea to assess food shortages Tuesday, while the country's reclusive leader Kim Jong Il reportedly traveled to an eastern China city on a visit aimed at studying Beijing's economic reforms.

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Army Arrests Israeli Activists In West Bank

Posted: 05/23/2011 - Israel's army says it has arrested several Israeli activists who broke into a disputed West Bank building to protest speeches by President Barack Obama and the Israeli prime minister in Washington.

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Brazil Debates Weakening Forest Protection Law

Posted: 05/23/2011 - Brazilian legislators are pushing to resume debate Tuesday on changes to an environmental law that watchdog groups warn will speed destruction of the Amazon rain forest.

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Rods in 3 Reactors at Japanese Plant Mostly Melted

Posted: 05/23/2011 - The operator of Japan's damaged nuclear power plant said Tuesday that it is highly likely that fuel rods at two more reactors at the facility had mostly melted in the hours and days immediately after the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

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Tough Diplomacy: US Forces Syrian Retreat at UN

Posted: 05/23/2011 - The Obama administration claimed a quiet diplomatic victory after a frantic but largely invisible campaign to keep Syria from winning a seat on the United Nations body charged with policing international human rights.

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Expected Dense Ash Cloud Cancels Scottish Flights

Updated: 05/23/2011 - A dense cloud of ash from an Icelandic volcano was being blown toward Scotland Monday, forcing one airline to cancel nearly all its flights, U.S. President Barack Obama to cut short his visit to Ireland and carriers across Europe to fear a repeat of the huge disruptions that stranded millions of passengers a year ago.

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Saudi Authorities Re-Arrest Woman for Driving

Updated: 05/23/2011 - Saudi authorities have re-arrested an activist who defied a ban on female drivers in the conservative kingdom, a security official said Monday.

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Mideast Peace Talks Would Face Huge Obstacles

Posted: 05/23/2011 - President Barack Obama wants Israelis and Palestinians to return to the bargaining table, and he repeated the call Sunday in a speech to Israel supporters.

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Asian Markets Slide on Worsening Euro Debt Crisis

Posted: 05/23/2011 - Asian markets were sharply lower Monday amid signs of U.S. economic sluggishness and escalating worries about Europe's debt crisis after Italy and Greece were slapped with credit downgrades.

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French Woman Won't Demand Charges Against IMF Head

Posted: 05/20/2011 - The lawyer for a French writer who alleged former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn sexually assaulted her eight years ago says she won't file a criminal complaint against him for now.

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17 Protesters Killed in Syria

Updated: 05/20/2011 - A human rights activist says Syrian security forces have killed at least 17 protesters during demonstrations across the country.

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SKorean Media: NKorean Leader's Son Visits China

Posted: 05/19/2011 - North Korean leader Kim Jong Il's son and heir apparent began a visit to China Friday, his first known trip to the reclusive nation's main ally in what is seen as an attempt to secure Beijing's support for his succession, South Korean media reported.

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Ousted Honduran Ex-President To Return June 28

Posted: 05/19/2011 - Followers of Honduras' ousted ex-president Manuel Zelaya say he will return to the country June 28. That's the second anniversary of the 2009 coup that expelled him.

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Bomb In Pakistan Hits US Vehicle; 1 Pakistani Dies

Posted: 05/19/2011 - A roadside bomb exploded near a pair of U.S. consulate vehicles carrying Americans in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Friday, killing a Pakistani passer-by and wounding several people including some of the passengers, officials said.

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Syria Defies US Sanctions, Crushes Dissent

Posted: 05/19/2011 - Syrian forces kept up a relentless campaign against the country's two-month uprising Thursday, using tanks to shell a besieged border town as President Barack Obama called on Syria's president to lead his country to democracy or "get out of the way."

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