AP - Thousands of protesters, some armed with clubs and Molotov cocktails, seized control of key government buildings and the airport in Kyrgyzstan's second-largest city Monday, prompting security officers and local officials to flee and loosening the government's grip over a...
The controversy over a heavily brain-damaged Florida woman, who has been kept on life support over the past 15 years, took a dramatic turn when congressional leaders invoked emergency powers to pass a bill they hope will result in the woman's resumed feeding.
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CARACAS, Venezuela -- President Hugo Chavez has recently accused President Bush of plotting to assassinate him, made suggestive comments about Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, visited Fidel Castro in Cuba, bashed the United States on the al-Jazeera television network and...
AFP is now reporting:More than 800,000 people surged into central Beirut to demand an end to
Syria's near-three decade military domination of Lebanon, hurling a
dramatic and potent challenge to the pro-Syrian...
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Robert Byrd's description of Adolf Hitler's rise to power was meant as a warning to heed the past and not as a comparison to Republicans, a spokesman for the West Virginia Democrat says.
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In a story in the Seattle PI she says of the vote count:COUNTING THE VOTES: Heinz Kerry is openly skeptical about results from
November's election, particularly in sections of the country where
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Hundreds gather in South Bend to protest the Count, the president and their plan to phase-out Social Security ... Hundreds of protestors gathered outside the Joyce Center, starting as early at 10 AM Friday morning, to protest the president's Social...
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According to Raw Story:House
Democrats say they will force a vote in the House Judiciary Committee
to put the Republican majority on the record with regards to
investigating discredited White House correspondent Jeff Gannon who
allegedly had access to confidential...
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As reported in Reuters.
Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Josette Shiner is a leading candidate for the Bush administration's top trade post, her former boss said in a farewell message to U.S. trade officials.
"I am pleased and confident that I am leaving USTR in very...
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