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Academics Withdraw Support for Holocaust Center

Posted: 11/17/2009 - A dispute between an Austrian Holocaust research center and an organization representing Vienna's Jewish committee over access to a vast archive has prompted a group of academics to withdraw support for the center, saying independent research is no longer possible, according to a letter obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press.

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Peru, Chile Presidents Trade Barbs in Spy Spat

Posted: 11/17/2009 - Peruvian officials said Tuesday that an air force officer has confessed to passing national security secrets to Chile, where President Michelle Bachelet denied the espionage allegations, calling them offensive.

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AP Interview: Brazil Miniskirt Woman Soaks up Fame

Posted: 11/17/2009 - Brushing back freshly dyed blond hair as she posed for pictures, the Brazilian woman whose short pink dress got her kicked out of college said Tuesday she's enjoying her newfound fame, but wants to go back to school - with a security guard.

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Peru President Rebukes Chile over Alleged Spying

Posted: 11/16/2009 - Peruvian President Alan Garcia accused Chile of assaulting Peru's sovereignty, throwing his weight behind allegations that Chile paid a Peruvian military officer to spy.

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Canada Supreme Court Hears Media Appeal

Posted: 11/16/2009 - News blackouts unjustifiably prevented the public from learning why charges were dropped or suspended for some terror suspects, media lawyers told Canada's Supreme Court on Monday.

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Landslide in Northern China Kills 23

Posted: 11/16/2009 - A state media report says a massive landslide in northern China partially has buried a village and killed at least 23 people, and that rescuers are seeking survivors.

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Drilling for Scotch Whisky on Frozen Continent

Posted: 11/16/2009 - A beverage company has asked a team to drill through Antarctica's ice for a lost cache of some vintage Scotch whisky that has been on the rocks since a century ago.

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Twins Joined at Head Successfully Separated

Posted: 11/16/2009 - Hospital officials say that twin Bangladeshi girls who were joined at the top of their heads and shared brain tissue have successfully been separated after 25 hours of delicate surgery.

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Police: French Bank Heist Suspect Turns Himself in

Posted: 11/16/2009 - A French armored car driver suspected of stealing euro11.6 million ($17.4 million) in cash has turned himself in to authorities in Monaco following a massive manhunt, police in France and Monaco said.

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Japanese Engineer Kidnapped by Yemen Tribesmen

Posted: 11/16/2009 - A Japanese Embassy official says a Japanese engineer has been kidnapped in Yemen by armed tribesmen who have made some demands of their government.

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Apology for Kids Shipped from Britain to Colonies

Posted: 11/15/2009 - Prime Minister Kevin Rudd apologized Monday to thousands of impoverished British children shipped to Australia in past centuries with the promise of a better life, only to suffer abuse and neglect thousands of miles from home.

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British Scientist Says She Penned Call-Girl Blog

Posted: 11/15/2009 - A British scientist has revealed she is Belle de Jour, the anonymous blogger whose accounts of life as a call girl were turned into a book series and TV show.

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Home Searched in Cindy Crawford Extort Probe

Updated: 11/15/2009 - German police said Sunday that they had searched a home in connection with an alleged extortion scheme targeting former supermodel Cindy Crawford and her family.

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15 People Killed in 1 Day in Mexican Border City

Posted: 11/14/2009 - Authorities say a 7-year-old boy, three women and a university professor are among 15 people who were killed in a single day in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez.

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Suicide Attack Kills 10 at NW Pakistan Checkpoint

Posted: 11/14/2009 - A suicide car bomber killed 10 people, including four children, Saturday at a police checkpoint on the outskirts of the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, in the latest in a string of militant attacks targeting the city, officials said.

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London Arrest Latest in Pilot Drinking Episodes

Posted: 11/11/2009 - The arrest of a United Airlines pilot this week for allegedly drinking too much before entering the cockpit is the latest in a series of incidents involving airline pilots and alcohol.

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UN Says Hunger Stunts Some 200 Million Children

Posted: 11/11/2009 - Nearly 200 million children in poor countries have stunted growth because they don't get enough to eat, according to a new report published by UNICEF Wednesday before a three-day international summit on the problem of world hunger.

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Man Convicted of Egyptian Woman's Court Killing

Posted: 11/11/2009 - A Russian-born German man was found guilty Wednesday of murder and sentenced to life in prison for fatally stabbing a pregnant Egyptian woman in court, an attack that triggered outrage in the Muslim world.

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Report Predicts Extreme Weather on China's Yangtze

Posted: 11/10/2009 - Rising temperatures over the next few decades will unleash storms, floods and drought across China's Yangtze River Basin, a new report says, raising the prospect of catastrophe for a region that is home to nearly a third of the country's population.

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Irishman Wins Euro46,000 After Island Home Disappears

Posted: 11/10/2009 - A Northern Ireland filmmaker has won euro46,000 ($69,000) in damages after a judge ruled that his Irish island home was transformed into a parking lot while he was overseas for six years.

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