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Hong Kong Police Make Largest Drug Bust

Posted: 04/26/2010 - In their largest haul ever, police in Hong Kong have seized 820 pounds (372 kilograms) of cocaine from a suburban house that was reportedly part of a botched drug shipment sent to the southern Chinese territory by mistake.

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Climate Bill Placed on Hold Over Senate Dispute

Posted: 04/24/2010 - Long-awaited climate change legislation was put on hold by its authors Saturday when a dispute over immigration politics and Senate priorities threatened to unravel a bipartisan effort that took months of work.

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Flights Resume in Europe but Travel Chaos Not Over

Posted: 04/20/2010 - Many European flights took to the skies Tuesday for the first time in days but the travel chaos was far from over: London's airports were still closed, a massive flight backlog was growing and scientists feared that history could repeat itself with yet another volcanic eruption in Iceland.

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Indonesia Court Upholds Blasphemy Law

Posted: 04/19/2010 - A decision by Indonesia's constitutional court to uphold a controversial blasphemy law has dealt a severe blow to religious freedom in the world's largest Muslim-majority country, a rights group said Tuesday.

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Egyptian Security Warns it may Fire on Protesters

Posted: 04/19/2010 - Egypt's powerful security ministry warned that its forces could open fire on pro-democracy protesters if necessary, media reports said Monday, drawing criticism from groups calling for political reform in a parliamentary election year.

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Brazil Priest Detained After Pedophilia Accusation

Posted: 04/19/2010 - Brazilian police have detained an 83-year-old priest after a congressional hearing produced allegations he molested boys as young as 12, fueling a growing scandal involving Roman Catholic clergy across Latin America.

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Bidding on Huge Amazon Dam Project Halted Again

Posted: 04/19/2010 - A Brazilian judge on Monday suspended for a second time bidding on a massive hydroelectric dam project opposed by environmentalists, Indians and "Avatar" director James Cameron.

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Volcano Flight Chaos Leaves Many Passengers Broke

Updated: 04/20/2010 - Andrew and Debbie Jackman of Britain spent more than two years saving up for their family vacation to Australia. They probably wish they'd saved a little longer.

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Polish Leader Buried in Ceremony of Patriotism

Posted: 04/18/2010 - Tens of thousands of Poles bade farewell to President Lech Kaczynski on Sunday at a state funeral filled with pomp, pride and an outpouring of patriotism that his divisive and unpopular leadership had never generated.

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Flight Disruptions in Europe Get Even Worse

Posted: 04/16/2010 - Thick drifts of volcanic ash blanketed parts of rural Iceland on Friday as a vast, invisible plume of grit drifted over Europe, emptying the skies of planes and sending hundreds of thousands in search of a hotel room, a train ticket or a rental car.

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Russia Suspends All Adoptions to US Families

Posted: 04/15/2010 - Russia suspended all adoptions to U.S. families on Thursday until the two countries can agree on procedures, the Foreign Ministry said, a week after an American woman sent her 7-year-old adopted son back to Russia on a plane by himself.

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Gunfire at Kyrgyzstan Rally

Posted: 04/14/2010 - Gunfire broke out Thursday at a rally where the deposed president of Kyrgyzstan was speaking to supporters. Kurmanbek Bakiyev was quickly hustled into a car and driven away from the scene, and there were no apparent injuries in the crowd.

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Iceland Evacuates Hundreds as Volcano Erupts Again

Updated: 04/14/2010 - A volcano under a glacier in Iceland erupted Wednesday for the second time in less than a month, melting ice, spewing smoke and steam, closing a major road and forcing hundreds of people to flee rising floodwaters.

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UK Retailer Withdraws Padded Bikini Bras for Kids

Posted: 04/14/2010 - UK retailer withdraws padded bikini bras for kids Eds: UPDATES with details. Moving on general news and financial LONDON (AP) - A major British clothing retailer withdrew a children's bathing suit from sale Wednesday after a front-page tabloid story revealed it was selling padded bras on bikinis aimed at 7-year-olds.

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US Officials: Usable Iran Bomb Not Imminent

Posted: 04/14/2010 - Having said that Iran could make a nuclear bomb in about a year if it wants to, a top U.S. general predicts it would still take longer than that to make the bomb usable.

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Quake in Western China Kills 589, Buries More

Updated: 04/14/2010 - Soldiers and civilians used shovels and their bare hands to dig through collapsed buildings in search of survivors after strong earthquakes struck a mountainous Tibetan region of China on Wednesday, killing at least 589 people and injuring more than 10,000.

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Oil From Barrier Reef Crash Washes Up On Sanctuary

Posted: 04/13/2010 - Globules of oil believed to be from a Chinese ship that slammed into Australia's Great Barrier Reef are washing up on a nearby wildlife sanctuary, officials said Wednesday in the latest environmental fallout from the crash.

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