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Strong Cyclone Bears Down On North Australia Coast

Posted: 02/01/2011 - Tens of thousands of Australians stocked up on food and hunkered in sturdy shelters Wednesday as a monster cyclone approached the northeast coast with furious winds, rains and surging seas on a scale unseen there in generations.

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US Reaches Out to Egypt Opposition

Posted: 02/01/2011 - The Obama administration on Tuesday opened talks with a possible successor to embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak as the U.S. ramped up outreach to the hundreds of thousands determined to force their long-time leader out of power.

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Obama Envoy Tells Mubarak Time is Up

Posted: 02/01/2011 - A special envoy dispatched to Egypt by President Barack Obama told Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak that the U.S. saw his presidency at an end and urged him not to seek another term in office while preparing for an orderly transition to real democracy in elections, American officials said Tuesday.

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Egyptian President Mubarek Says He Won't Run Again

Updated: 02/01/2011 - Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's announcement that he won't seek re-election came after President Barack Obama's special envoy told him the U.S. saw his presidency at an end and urged him to prepare for an orderly transition to real democracy, American officials said.

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US Centcom Chief: No Military Reponse to Unrest

Posted: 02/01/2011 - The United States has no plans to redeploy troops or ships in response to the unrest roiling Egypt and the instability in Tunisia and Jordan, the head of the U.S. Central Command said Tuesday.

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Cairo Ramps Up Evacuations; Thousands Seek Exit

Updated: 02/01/2011 - EgyptAir's staff scuffled with frantic passengers, food supplies were dwindling, flight information was nonexistent -and some policemen even demanded substantial bribes before allowing foreigners to board their planes.

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Jordan's King Fires Cabinet Amid Protests

Posted: 02/01/2011 - Jordan's King Abdullah II, bowing to public pressure, fired his government on Tuesday and tasked a new prime minister with quickly boosting economic opportunities and giving Jordanians a greater say in politics.

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South Korea's Lee Open To Summit With Kim Jong Il

Posted: 01/31/2011 - South Korea's president pressed North Korea on Monday to take responsibility for two deadly attacks last year and to change its pattern of provocations if it wants to improve relations with the outside world.

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Hundreds of Russians Protest Against Putin

Posted: 01/31/2011 - About 500 people demonstrated in a central Moscow square Monday to demand the ouster of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and his "rule of thieves."

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100 Dogs in Canada Killed After Business Slows

Posted: 01/31/2011 - An organization that fights animal abuse is calling the slaughter of 100 sled dogs by an outdoor adventure company in British Columbia a bloodbath and police are investigating.

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Troops Use Controlled Blast After Arms Depot Fire

Posted: 01/31/2011 - Venezuela's military says it has set off a controlled detonation to dispose of unexploded ordnance at an arms depot that was ravaged by a fire and a series of blasts.

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Egypt VP Promises Dialogue for Reform

Posted: 01/31/2011 - Egypt's newly appointed vice president says President Hosni Mubarak has asked him to immediately begin dialogue with "political forces" for constitutional and legislative reforms.

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Report Warns of Iran Nuke Disaster

Posted: 01/31/2011 - The control systems of Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant have been penetrated by a computer worm unleashed last year, according to a foreign intelligence report that warns of a possible Chernobyl-like disaster once the site becomes fully operational.

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Iran Summons American Hiker Sarah Shourd Back to Iran for Trial

Updated: 01/31/2011 - TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran has summoned the female American hiker Sarah Shourd that was freed last year to return to the country and stand trial on Feb. 6 along with two other Americans still in custody. They are accused of spying after crossing the border from Iraq, a judiciary spokesman said Monday.

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Cairo Airport a Scene of Chaos as Foreigners Flee

Updated: 01/31/2011 - Cairo's international airport was a scene of chaos and confusion Monday as thousands of foreigners sought to flee the unrest in Egypt and countries around the world scrambled to send in planes to fly their citizens out.

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Media Shut Down in Egypt

Posted: 01/31/2011 - Egyptian authorities shut Al-Jazeera's office, complaining its round-the-clock coverage was slanted toward protesters and could encourage more unrest.

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Mexican Military Finds Drugs on Commercial Plane

Posted: 01/29/2011 - Mexican soldiers seized nearly 200 pounds (90 kilograms) of drugs from the cargo area of an Aeromexico commercial plane scheduled to fly to the northern border city of Tijuana, the military said Saturday.

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Train Crash in Germany Kills 10, Injures 43

Posted: 01/29/2011 - The German news agency DAPD reports a head-on train crash in the country's east killed 10 people and injured 43 others, 18 of them seriously.

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Chaos Engulfs Cairo; Mubarak Points to Succession

Posted: 01/29/2011 - With protests raging, Egypt's president named his intelligence chief as his first-ever vice president on Saturday, setting the stage for a successor as chaos engulfed the capital. Soldiers stood by - a few even joining the demonstrators - and the death toll from five days of anti-government fury rose sharply to 74.

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