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FBI Notes: Saddam Feared Iran More Than US Attack

Posted: 07/02/2009 - The farm where Saddam Hussein hid from U.S. forces before he was captured in December 2003 was familiar ground for the Iraqi dictator: It was the same place, he told an FBI agent, where he sought refuge 44 years earlier after taking part in a failed attempt to kill Iraq's president.

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Comoros Crash Survivor Welcomed Home by Father

Posted: 07/02/2009 - A teenager rescued after Tuesday's plane crash in the Indian Ocean has arrived back in France, even as the search continues for any other possible survivors.

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Global Donations for NKorea Food Aid Dwindle

Posted: 07/01/2009 - The U.N.'s food agency cannot feed millions of hungry women and children in impoverished North Korea because international donations have dried up and the communist regime has restricted its operations, an official said Wednesday.

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Myanmar Fossil May Shed Light on Evolution

Posted: 07/01/2009 - Fossils recently discovered in Myanmar could prove that the common ancestors of humans, monkeys and apes evolved from primates in Asia, rather than Africa, researchers contend in a study released Wednesday.

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Russian Gambling Halls Shut Down in Most Cities

Posted: 07/01/2009 - One of the glitziest symbols of cash-splashing Russians vanished from Russia's cityscapes Wednesday as a law banning casinos, slot-machine parlors and betting halls outside four remote regions of the country came into effect.

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Bolivia Leader Says Obama 'Lied' About Cooperation

Posted: 07/01/2009 - President Evo Morales on Wednesday accused Barack Obama of lying by pledging to change America's historically heavy-handed relationship with Latin America and then halting $25 million in annual trade benefits for Bolivia.

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House Where PR Militant Killed Could Be Museum

Posted: 07/01/2009 - A bullet-scarred farmhouse where the fugitive leader of a militant Puerto Rican nationalist group was killed in a shootout with FBI agents is a historical site deserving preservation, a mayor in this U.S. territory said Wednesday.

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Teen Clung to Comoros Plane Wreckage for 13 Hours

Posted: 07/01/2009 - The lone survivor of a Yemeni jetliner crash, who clung to wreckage for 13 hours before being rescued, lay in a hospital bed with a broken collarbone Wednesday, asking for little - except for a chance to see her mother.

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Managua Mayor Arguello, Ex-Boxing Champ, Dies

Posted: 07/01/2009 - Former world boxing great and Managua Mayor Alexis Arguello was found dead at his home Wednesday, prompting three days of official mourning for a rising star of the Sandinista party who once bitterly opposed the leftist movement.

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Argentina Gets New Health Minister Amid Swine Flu

Posted: 07/01/2009 - Argentina swore in a new health minister on Wednesday as the spreading swine flu epidemic prompted schools nationwide to give students an early vacation and one province to declare a public health emergency.

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Teen Clung to Comoros Plane Wreckage for 13 Hours

Posted: 07/01/2009 - Despite a fractured collarbone, a teenage girl clung to the wreckage of a plane for more than 13 hours before rescuers found her floating in the Indian Ocean, authorities said Wednesday. She is the only known survivor of the crash.

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NKorean Ship Under US Scrutiny Changes Course

Posted: 07/01/2009 - A North Korean ship monitored for more than a week by the U.S. Navy has changed course and is heading back the way it came, U.S. officials said, as Pyongyang warned Wednesday it will take military action if anyone attempts to search its vessels.

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US Spy in Rendition Trial: 'I followed orders'

Posted: 06/30/2009 - A former CIA agent on trial for the alleged kidnapping of a Muslim cleric and terror suspect in Milan acknowledged in an interview published Tuesday that he had a role in the operation but insisted he was only following orders.

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Police Find 5 Bodies, Severed Head in Mexico

Posted: 06/30/2009 - Mexican police on Tuesday found the remains of six people tortured and shot to death in a western state that is a focus of the government's war against drug cartels.

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$1.2 Billion in Debts Canceled to Help Haiti

Posted: 06/30/2009 - Three international organizations canceled $1.2 billion of Haiti's debt Tuesday, freeing up millions of dollars each year for the deeply impoverished Caribbean nation that is beset by humanitarian crises.

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SKorean Official: Kim Successor not Final in North

Posted: 06/30/2009 - The decision on who will become North Korea's next leader may not be final despite reports that Kim Jong Il has tapped his youngest son to succeed him, South Korea's defense chief said.

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Interim Honduran Leader Vows Zelaya Won't Return

Posted: 06/30/2009 - The interim president of Honduras vowed Tuesday not to resign the post he took over following a military coup and claimed that only an armed invasion would restore his ousted predecessor to power.

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Deposed Honduran Prez Accused of Drug Ties

Posted: 06/30/2009 - The regime that ousted Manuel Zelaya in Honduras claimed Tuesday that the deposed president allowed tons of cocaine to be flown into the Central American country on its way to the United States.

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British Man Begins Australian Island Dream Job

Posted: 06/30/2009 - Briton Ben Southall said he'll miss his mom's Sunday roast as he began what's been dubbed the "Best Job in the World" - a six-month contract to serve as caretaker of a tropical Australian island.

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Putin Tells Russian Casinos to Cash in Their Chips

Posted: 06/30/2009 - Most roulette wheels are grinding to a halt in Russia. The Kremlin is trying to rein in an industry seen as a breeding ground for corruption and organized crime. The government has ordered the closure of all casinos and gambling halls Wednesday.

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