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Israeli archaeologists say they discovered long-sought tomb of biblical King Herod

May 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

HERODIUM, West Bank - Under a baking sun, pieces of limestone carved with borders of rosettes and geometrical designs lay in three excavated pits Tuesday - a desert site Israeli archaeologists say is the tomb of King Herod, who ruled the Holy Land whe

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Names in the news

May 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by Staff Report

LOS ANGELES - The many moods of Paris Hilton shifted again when the jail-bound socialite rehired the publicist she blamed for her 45-day sentence.

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Queen Elizabeth honors U.S. veterans at WWII Memorial

May 8th, 2007 10:54 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Queen Elizabeth II paid tribute to American soldiers Tuesday with a trip to the National World War II Memorial, winding up her six-day American visit.

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Mayor of battered Kansas town vows that Greensburg will be back

May 8th, 2007 10:54 pm by Associated Press

GREENSBURG, Kan. - Even before it was flattened by a monstrous tornado, Greensburg's population and fortunes had been in decline.

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Former foes Paisley, McGuinness team up to govern Northern Ireland

May 8th, 2007 10:54 pm by Associated Press

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - Bitter enemies from Northern Ireland's bloody past joined forces Tuesday atop a new Northern Ireland government, a once-unimaginable achievement that both sides pledged would consign decades of death and destruction to hist

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All known species to be cataloged on Web

May 8th, 2007 9:18 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - In a whale-sized project, the world's scientists plan to compile everything they know about all of Earth's 1.8 million known species and put it all on one Web site, open to everyone.

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Edwards worked for hedge fund to learn about financial markets

May 8th, 2007 9:18 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Democrat John Edwards said Tuesday that he worked for a hedge fund between presidential campaigns to learn about financial markets and their relationship to poverty - and to make money too.

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Small children watching lots of TV, study finds

May 8th, 2007 12:48 am by Knight Ridder

SEATTLE - Families are so hooked on television and videos that 40 percent of 3-month-olds and 90 percent of 2-year-olds are regular watchers, according to a new, wide-ranging survey by Seattle researchers.

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Names in the news - May 8, 2006

May 8th, 2007 12:39 am by Staff Report

LOS ANGELES - Ty Pennington, host of ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," apologized to his fans and co-workers Monday after he was arrested for investigation of drunken driving.

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Cho didn't get court-ordered mental health treatment

May 8th, 2007 12:24 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The gunman who killed 32 people at Virginia Tech failed to get the mental health treatment ordered by a judge who declared him an imminent threat to himself and others, a newspaper reported Monday.

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