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Virginia Tech engineering school remembers their slain

May 13th, 2007 12:12 am by KRISTEN GELINEAU and SUE LINDSEY

BLACKSBURG - The image most people have of Kevin Sterne is harrowing: a photo showing a tourniquet wrapped around his wounded leg as rescue workers rushed him out of Virginia Tech's Norris Hall.

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Nazi archives help find long-lost mother, but she won't meet son

May 12th, 2007 11:57 pm by Associated Press

BEACHWOOD, Ohio - The letter brought a bittersweet end to Sol Factor's 17-year search for his mother, a Holocaust survivor who disappeared in the aftermath of World War II:

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Lessons to keep come in stories from Gramma

May 12th, 2007 11:57 pm by CHELSEA J. CARTER

COLUSA, Calif. - Lucille Strohlein closed her eyes, recalling the story:

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28 killed as Pakistan's judicial crisis explodes into violence

May 12th, 2007 11:00 pm by Associated Press

KARACHI, Pakistan - A political crisis threatening President Gen. Pervez Musharraf exploded into violence Saturday when clashes between pro-government gunmen and opposition supporters killed at least 28 people and thwarted a major rally against military

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Pope Benedict XVI warns of retribution for drug dealers

May 12th, 2007 11:00 pm by Associated Press

GUARATINGUETA, Brazil - Drug traffickers will face divine justice for the scourge of illegal narcotics across Latin America, Pope Benedict XVI warned Saturday, telling dealers that "human dignity cannot be trampled upon in this way."

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Russia strikes natural gas pipeline deal that sinks Western hopes

May 12th, 2007 11:00 pm by Associated Press

TURKMENBASHI, Turkmenistan - Russia announced a deal Saturday to dramatically increase the amount of natural gas it moves from Central Asia to Europe, a key victory in a growing rivalry with the West for the region's vast energy resources.

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Attack on U.S. patrol in Iraq kills 5; 3 missing

May 12th, 2007 11:00 pm by Associated Press

BAGHDAD - U.S. and Iraqi troops searched house-to-house and combed fields with their bare hands Saturday after American troops and their Iraqi interpreter came under attack in the notorious "triangle of death" south of Baghdad, leaving five dead and thre

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Gore to kick off renewed publicity blitz

May 12th, 2007 10:54 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - Former Vice President Al Gore's profile has been lower in recent weeks than following his much-publicized appearance at the Academy Awards and at his congressional testimony on climate change earlier this year.

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President promotes immigration talks as Senate prepares for vote

May 12th, 2007 10:54 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - President Bush, promoting bipartisan immigration talks as they reach a critical stage, said Saturday that Republicans and Democrats are building a consensus that could produce a bill this year.

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