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Communists: 'Jackal' Should Return To Venezuela

Posted: 08/16/2010 - Venezuela's Communist Party urged the government on Monday to seek the repatriation of convicted terrorist "Carlos the Jackal," who is serving a life sentence in France for murder.

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Mexico Supreme Court Upholds Gay Adoptions

Posted: 08/16/2010 - Mexico's Supreme Court voted Monday to uphold a Mexico City law allowing adoptions by same-sex couples, drawing jubilant cheers from gay advocacy groups and angry protests from Roman Catholic Church representatives.

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Protesters End Blockades Paralyzing Bolivia Area

Posted: 08/16/2010 - Protesters suspended road blockades and hunger strikes Monday, saying government officials agreed to address their grievances after 19 days of demonstrations that paralyzed Bolivia's southern Potosi region.

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'Miracle' In Colombia Jet Crash: 1 Dies, 130 Live

Posted: 08/16/2010 - A Boeing 737 jetliner filled with vacationers crashed in a thunderstorm and broke apart as it slid onto the runway on a Caribbean island Monday. Only one of the 131 people on board died, and the island's governor called it a miracle.

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Pilgrims Evacuated After Bomb Threat at Lourdes

Posted: 08/15/2010 - Thousands of people, many disabled or ailing, were evacuated Sunday from the shrine at Lourdes in southern France after a bomb threat on the Catholic holy day of Assumption. The pilgrims returned after explosives experts scoured the area.

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Lebanon TV Stations Scrap Controversial TV Show

Posted: 08/14/2010 - Two Shiite Muslim television stations in Lebanon canceled a controversial program about Jesus on Friday, saying they do not want to stir up sectarian conflict in the country.

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Europe Right-Wingers at Controversial Japan Shrine

Posted: 08/14/2010 - French nationalist Jean-Marie Le Pen and other European right-wing politicians paid a visit Saturday to a Japanese shrine that has drawn outrage for honoring war criminals.

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Tamils Cram on Ship, Seeking Asylum in Canada

Posted: 08/14/2010 - At sea for three crowded and grueling months, hundreds of Tamil asylum seekers from war-ravaged Sri Lanka sought refuge in Canada on Friday when their rusty, ramshackle cargo ship finally edged just after sunrise into the shelter of a naval port.

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Serial Stabbing Suspect May Have Stabbed in Israel

Posted: 08/14/2010 - A man accused of going on a stabbing spree across three U.S. states and who was once suspected in a stabbing near his hometown in Israel has baffled profilers, who say murder does not appear to have been his goal.

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Cholera Confirmed in Pakistan Flood Disaster

Posted: 08/14/2010 - A case of the deadly, waterborne disease cholera has been confirmed in Pakistan's flood-ravaged northwest, and aid workers expect there to be more, the U.N. said Saturday. The discovery came as new flood surges hit the south and the prime minister said 20 million people had been left homeless by the deluge.

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Governor: Violence Paralyzes Mexico Border Areas

Posted: 08/12/2010 - Some areas of Mexico along the U.S. border have been paralyzed economically by drug violence, and the governor of the border state of Tamaulipas said Thursday the federal government should send relief funds.

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Cuba Cuts US Food Imports 28% in Early '09

Posted: 08/12/2010 - HAVANA – Cash-strapped Cuba has continued to slash agricultural purchases from the U.S. even as a key bill that would ease Washington's Cuban travel ban and make it easier to sell more food to the island works its way through Congress, according to a report released Thursday.

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New Rain Piles on Misery for China Flood Victims

Posted: 08/12/2010 - New landslides killed 14 peope in China's remote northwest as relentless downpours threatened to trigger more slides and made rescue work nearly impossible Friday in a region where more than a 1,000 people have been killed.

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Magnitude-6.9 Quake Shakes Ecuador

Updated: 08/12/2010 - A magnitude-6.9 earthquake has shaken the South American nation of Ecuador, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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14 Kayakers Missing In Greenland After Storm

Updated: 08/11/2010 - Rescuers have launched a search for 14 tourists missing after being caught in a storm while kayaking in eastern Greenland. The Danish navy said Wednesday it has sent a ship to the area, and rescuers are also searching the Arctic wilderness by plane and helicopter.

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UNICEF: 155 Die In Cameroon Cholera Outbreak

Updated: 08/11/2010 - The U.N. children's fund says it's urgently sending medical supplies to thousands of people affected by Cameroon's worst cholera outbreak since 2004.

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China Landslide Toll Rises to 700

Posted: 08/10/2010 - The death toll from landslides in northwestern China more than doubled to 702 Tuesday, as rescue crews in three Asian countries struggled to reach survivors from flooding that has imperiled millions.

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Mexican President Open to Change in Drug Policy

Posted: 08/10/2010 - President Felipe Calderon said Tuesday he is willing to change Mexico's drug-war strategy and promised a new offensive against money laundering after hearing blistering criticism from opposition leaders.

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SKorea Red Cross Urges NKorea to Free Fishermen

Posted: 08/10/2010 - South Korea's Red Cross pressed North Korea on Wednesday to release a boat and its seven-man crew seized off the east coast last weekend while Seoul was carrying out large-scale, anti-submarine naval drills.

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