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Philippine Airport Blast Kills 2, Wounds Governor

Posted: 08/05/2010 - A Philippine governor who led a military campaign against Muslim militants said Friday he believed he was the target of a bombing at a southern airport that grazed him and killed two other people, including one of the attackers.

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Chinese Missile Could Shift Pacific Power Balance

Updated: 08/05/2010 - The Dong Feng 21D is designed to be launched from land with enough accuracy to hit even the most advanced moving aircraft carrier at a distance of more than 900 miles.

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Japan's Child Abuse Reaches Record High

Updated: 08/05/2010 - There's a disturbing report today for Japan, a society long known for strong family values. Police data shows child abuse cases have risen to a record high, fanning concerns about safeguards.

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UN Chief In Nagasaki Calls For Nuclear Disarmament

Updated: 08/05/2010 - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (bahn kee-moon) has called for a nuclear weapons ban as he became the first U.N. chief to visit Nagasaki, a Japanese city hit by an atomic bomb in World War II.

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Suicide Bomber Kills 7 Afghan Police In North

Updated: 08/05/2010 - Afghan officials say a suicide car bomber has struck a convoy of NATO troops and Afghan police in nothern Afghanistan, killing seven police officers.

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Mexico: Cartels Move Beyond Drugs, Seek Domination

Posted: 08/04/2010 - President Felipe Calderon said Wednesday that Mexico's cartels in many cases have moved beyond drugs as their main money-earner and are even trying to supplant the government in parts of the country.

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Ex-Premier Could Outstrip Wyclef In Haiti Election

Posted: 08/04/2010 - Another potential powerhouse emerged Wednesday in the race for Haiti's presidency as the ruling party nominated ousted ex-Prime Minister Jacques-Edouard Alexis to lead the earthquake-ravaged nation.

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SKorea Begins Naval Drills Despite NKorean Warning

Posted: 08/04/2010 - South Korea began naval drills off its west coast Thursday to strengthen its ability to counter any North Korean provocations despite Pyongyang's latest threat to retaliate against Seoul over its war games.

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Ex-US Prosecutor Accuses UN Chief Of Hiring Bias

Posted: 08/04/2010 - An accomplished former U.S. prosecutor has filed a grievance accusing Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon of blocking his hiring to the U.N.'s top investigative post because of discrimination based on gender and nationality.

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Naomi Campbell to Speak at Taylor War Crimes Trial

Posted: 08/04/2010 - Judges at the Special Court for Sierra Leone have rejected a final protest from Charles Taylor, clearing the way for model Naomi Campbell to testify at his war crimes trial on Thursday.

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Iran says Explosion Near President Just Fireworks

Posted: 08/04/2010 - Iran's official news agency said Wednesday that an explosion near the president's convoy was just an excited fan setting off fireworks, denying earlier reports of an assassination attempt.

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NATO's Afghan War Commander Stresses Troop Defense

Updated: 08/04/2010 - The commander of NATO and U.S. forces in Afghanistan issued an updated directive Wednesday, repeating his predecessor's curbs on use of air power and heavy weapons when civilians are at risk but stressing the right of troops to defend themselves.

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Historian Doubts Demjanjuk's War-Time Account

Updated: 08/04/2010 - A U.S. military historian is expressing doubts about John Demjanjuk's account of his whereabouts in the last years of World War II at the retired Ohio autoworker's trial over allegations he was a guard at the Nazis' Sobibor death camp.

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Egypt Admits Rocket Attack From Its Own Soil

Updated: 08/04/2010 - The deadly rocket attacks on Israel and Jordan's Red Sea ports were carried out by the militant Palestinian Hamas group operating from Egypt, an Egyptian official said Wednesday after days of denials.

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Iraq Releases Former Top Saddam Loyalist

Updated: 08/04/2010 - The Iraqi government has released from prison a top Saddam Hussein loyalist after he was found innocent of helping the former regime punish opponents by draining the country's fabled marshlands, a judge said Wednesday.

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Tap Water In South China Town Contaminated

Updated: 08/04/2010 - Some 10,000 residents in a southern China town have been told not to drink tap water after tests showed it was contaminated by a heavy metal, a local official said Wednesday.

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Toyota Posts Quarterly Profit As Car Sales Rise

Updated: 08/04/2010 - The company reports a quarterly profit of $2.2 billion, reversing the red ink from a year earlier. Toyota also raised its full year earnings forecast today.

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Heavy Rains Continue To Plague Northern China

Updated: 08/04/2010 - Workers in northeast China trying to shore-up reservoirs and riverbanks are being hampered by yet more heavy rain. The country's official news agency reports that workers are rushing to repair 51 small reservoirs that suffered damage, and to fortify riverbanks.

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3 Children, 1 Teacher Killed In China Attack

Updated: 08/04/2010 - Area residents say an unidentified knife-wielding assailant entered the school in the eastern city of Zibo on Tuesday afternoon, slashing about 20 children and staff.

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