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Dog Drifts 75 Miles On Ice, Rescued in Baltic Sea

Posted: 01/28/2010 - A frightened, shivering dog was rescued after floating at least 75 miles (120 kilometers) on an ice floe down Poland's Vistula River and into the Baltic Sea, officials said Thursday.

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Did Leonardo Paint Himself as "Mona Lisa"?

Posted: 01/28/2010 - The legend of Leonardo da Vinci is shrouded in mystery: How did he die? Are the remains buried in a French chateau really those of the Renaissance master? Was the "Mona Lisa" a self-portrait in disguise?

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New Morning-After Pill Works For Up to 5 Days

Posted: 01/28/2010 - A new type of morning-after pill is more effective than the most widely used drug at preventing pregnancies in women who had unprotected sex and also works longer, for up to five days, a new study says.

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NZ Police Seize Weapons After Dog Slaughter

Posted: 01/28/2010 - Police on Friday seized weapons used by two New Zealand men to slaughter more than 30 dogs owned by a neighbor in what animal welfare authorities said could be the country's worst animal cruelty case.

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Sarkozy Calls for Tighter Regulation

Posted: 01/27/2010 - French President Nicolas Sarkozy is calling for tighter regulations including new accounting rules and executive pay limits in his keynote address at the World Economic Forum.

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Pilot in Beirut Crash Made 'Fast and Strange Turn'

Posted: 01/26/2010 - The pilot of a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight made a "fast and strange turn" minutes after takeoff from Beirut in a thunderstorm, but the transportation minister said it was far too early to know what caused the deadly crash.

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Man Caught at Airport with 44 Lizards in Pants

Posted: 01/26/2010 - A German reptile collector has been jailed for 14 weeks and must pay a 5,000 New Zealand dollar ($3,540) fine for plundering New Zealand's wild gecko and skink populations, a judge has ruled.

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Chile IDs Remains of 11 With Allende in '73 Coup

Posted: 01/26/2010 - Forensic scientists have identified the bodies of 11 people who were among the last to see Chilean President Salvador Allende alive, rallying around him as Gen. Augusto Pinochet's forces bombarded the presidential palace in 1973.

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UK University: We Will Investigate Radicalization

Posted: 01/25/2010 - The British university attended by the man alleged to have attacked a Detroit-bound airliner on Christmas Day said Monday it would investigate whether there was anything at the school that could push students toward extremism.

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Sara Netanyahu Sues Israeli Paper for Libel

Posted: 01/25/2010 - The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sued an Israeli newspaper on Monday for libel and defamation of character, claiming the Maariv daily is "maliciously trying to humiliate" her.

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Doctors Amputate Wrong Foot of Peruvian Man

Posted: 01/25/2010 - Doctors in Peru mistakenly amputated the wrong foot of an 86-year-old man, then had no choice but to cut off the other one as well to keep an infection from spreading, relatives and officials said Monday.

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Antigua Cops Scour For Clues in US Woman's Slaying

Posted: 01/25/2010 - Antigua police said Monday that they have a possible suspect in last week's killing of a San Francisco woman during a cruise stopover to celebrate her sister's wedding.

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Unraveling Ulster Government Faces All-Night Talks

Posted: 01/25/2010 - The British and Irish governments launched a round-the-clock mission Monday to save Northern Ireland's unraveling administration, a Catholic-Protestant coalition that was supposed to forge a lasting era of nonviolent compromise.

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China Denies Involvement in Google Hackings

Posted: 01/25/2010 - na sharply rebuked the United States on Monday, denying involvement in any Internet attacks and defending its online restrictions as lawful after Washington urged Beijing to investigate an attack against Google.

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Witnesses: Plane Tumbled Out of Sky Off Lebanon

Posted: 01/25/2010 - The first sign of trouble was a flash of light on the horizon Monday - and then witnesses said the Boeing 737 tumbled like "fire falling down from the sky" into the stormy Mediterranean Sea.

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Jet Crash Deaths Rise As 34 Bodies Found

Posted: 01/25/2010 - An Ethiopian Airlines plane carrying 90 people caught fire and crashed into the sea minutes after taking off from Beirut early Monday, setting off a frantic search as passenger seats, baby sandals and other debris washed ashore.

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'Chemical Ali' Executed in Iraq

Updated: 01/25/2010 - Iraq's government spokesman says Saddam Hussein's notorious cousin "Chemical Ali" was executed Monday about a week after being sentenced to death for the poison gas attacks that killed more than 5,000 Kurds in 1988.

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Auschwitz Blueprints go on Display in Israel

Posted: 01/24/2010 - The neat lines and red rectangular sketches look like any typical architectural design. But the handwritten initials H.H. - belonging to the infamous Nazi SS chief Heinrich Himmler - indicate what the drawings represent: wooden barracks, gas chambers and crematoria.

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Italy Official: Haiti Relief Effort `Pathetic'

Posted: 01/24/2010 - Italy's top disaster official called the Haiti quake-relief effort a "pathetic" failure Sunday, criticizing the militarized approach of the U.S. as ineffective and out of touch for the emergency at hand.

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French Official: Man Found Alive in Shop Rubble

Updated: 01/23/2010 - A French official says a 23-year-old man has been found alive and in good condition beneath the rubble of a fruit and vegetable shop in Haiti, 11 days after an earthquake crumbled the capital city.

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Boat Carrying 124 Refugees Lands on Corsica

Posted: 01/22/2010 - More than 100 refugees who say they are Kurds and Tunisians landed Friday on the southern shore of Corsica after a lengthy journey at sea, officials said.

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Filipino Farmers March to Mark 1987 Massacre

Posted: 01/22/2010 - Thousands of farmers and left-wing activists burned an effigy of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo near her office Friday, demanding justice for 13 people killed by troops more than two decades ago.

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