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Official: Governor Slain Shortly After Abduction

Posted: 12/23/2009 - Colombian authorities say it appears a southern governor kidnapped by presumed leftist rebels on his birthday and found with his throat cut was killed within a few hours of the abduction.

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Aide: Brazilian Family Giving up Fight for US Boy

Updated: 12/23/2009 - A Brazilian family has decided to end its legal fight for custody of a 9-year-old boy and will obey a court order to turn him over to his U.S. father, an aide to the family's lawyer said Wednesday.

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Poland Earmarks More Money for Auschwitz Security

Posted: 12/23/2009 - Poland's culture minister has promised the Auschwitz museum money to step up security after the infamous "Arbeit Macht Frei" ("Work Sets You Free") sign was stolen from the site of the former Nazi death camp.

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40 Hurt When Jet Overshoots Runway

Posted: 12/23/2009 - An American Airlines flight from Miami with more than 150 aboard overshot a runway while landing during a heavy rainstorm in Kingston Tuesday night, injuring more than 40 people.

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Brazil Boy Recovering After Needles Removed

Posted: 12/20/2009 - A 2-year-old Brazilian boy was recovering well Sunday and receiving support from across the country after surgery to remove sewing needles allegedly pushed into his body by his stepfather, a hospital official said.

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Pakistan Court Kills Amnesty Covering President

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Pakistan's top court struck down an amnesty Wednesday that had protected the president from corruption charges, paving the way for challenges to his shaky rule just as the U.S. wants Islamabad to step up its fight against Islamist militants.

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UK Holiday Travelers Face Strike Chaos

Posted: 12/16/2009 - More than a million people faced travel chaos over the Christmas and New Year's holidays as baggage handlers and check-in staff at Heathrow and Aberdeen airports announced strikes in tandem with work stoppages by British Airways cabin crews.

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3 Dead After Tropical Cyclone Hits Fiji

Posted: 12/15/2009 - Thousands of Fiji villagers fled to shelters as a tropical cyclone battered the South Pacific nation, causing flooding, damaging homes and power lines, and killing three people, officials said Tuesday.

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Philippine Clashes Kill 9 Rebels, 1 Soldier

Posted: 12/15/2009 - At least nine communist rebels and one army soldier were killed in clashes Tuesday as troops closed in on a guerrilla encampment in a southern Philippine province, a regional military spokesman said.

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20,000 Evacuated as Philippine Volcano Oozes Lava

Posted: 12/15/2009 - The Philippines' most active volcano oozed lava and shot up plumes of ash Tuesday, forcing thousands of people to evacuate their homes and face the possibility of a bleak Christmas in a shelter.

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Guam Police Officers Acquitted

Posted: 12/15/2009 - A jury in the U.S. territory of Guam has acquitted eight police officers and two civilians accused of conspiring to beat up a group of young men in what a prosecutor called a racially motivated attack.

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Dominicans Demand Government Solve Plane Mystery

Posted: 12/15/2009 - Relatives of 11 migrant workers who boarded a small plane that vanished over the Atlantic Ocean a year ago are demanding that the Dominican government investigate what happened.

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Swiss Geologist Stands Trial for Triggering Quakes

Posted: 12/15/2009 - A geologist on trial for causing earthquakes while drilling for hot rocks to produce clean energy said Tuesday he was surprised by the strength of the most powerful temblor.

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4 Decapitated Bodies Found in Mexican Border City

Posted: 12/15/2009 - Authorities found the decapitated bodies of four men Tuesday in the border city of Tijuana, while a grenade attack on a police station in a western Mexico wounded a pregnant woman and her 3-year-old daughter.

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Berlusconi Joins Long List of Targeted Politicians

Posted: 12/14/2009 - The souvenir-flinging man who attacked Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi joins a long list of gatecrashers, shoe-throwers and other security breachers who have embarrassed, bruised and even killed leaders worldwide.

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Officials Say Priest Attacks Menorah in Moldova

Posted: 12/14/2009 - Dozens of people led by an Orthodox priest smashed a menorah in Moldova's capital, using hammers and iron bars to remove the candelabra during Hanukkah, officials said.

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Aussie Scientists Find Coconut-Carrying Octopus

Posted: 12/14/2009 - Australian scientists have discovered an octopus in Indonesia that collects coconut shells for shelter - unusually sophisticated behavior that the researchers believe is the first evidence of tool use in an invertebrate animal.

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Mayon Volcano in Philippines Oozes Lava; Alert Up

Posted: 12/14/2009 - Authorities moved thousands of villagers from harm's way near the Philippines' most active volcano Tuesday after it oozed lava and shot plumes of ash, and said they probably will spend a bleak Christmas in an evacuation center.

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