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Comprehensive review finds long-term dieting doesn't work

April 22nd, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES - Roberta Perry has tried it all to lose the pounds - organized diet programs, prescription pills, psychotherapy, even hypnosis.

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News of the Weird, April 23, 2007

April 22nd, 2007 10:03 pm by CHUCK SHEPHERD

Lead story

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Panel recommends lowering GPA required to maintain scholarship

April 22nd, 2007 8:24 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - A special panel has recommended dropping the minimum grade-point average college students must maintain to keep their state lottery scholarships, but the idea is drawing mixed reviews from Tennessee lawmakers.

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Fallujah loses 4th council chairman to assassination

April 22nd, 2007 12:27 am by Associated Press

BAGHDAD - The Fallujah city council chairman, a critic of al-Qaida who took the job after his three predecessors were assassinated, was killed on Saturday, the latest blow in an internal Sunni struggle for control of an insurgent stronghold west of Baghd

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U.S. forces struggle to calm violent Ramadi

April 22nd, 2007 12:27 am by Associated Press

RAMADI, Iraq - The U.S. military has struggled for nearly four years to secure Ramadi, a city west of Baghdad that had become a magnet for Sunni insurgents and a haven for al-Qaida militants.

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Critics, dissenters of early war strategy in charge in Iraq

April 22nd, 2007 12:18 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The White House search for a "war czar" caps a lengthy reshuffle that has placed pragmatists and critics of the Bush administration's early moves in Iraq in charge of managing a war that the U.S. feels it can't quit but can't quite win.

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Sounding alarm, regulator puts career in danger

April 21st, 2007 11:39 pm by Associated Press

BETHESDA, Md. - The first hints of trouble came with vague warnings from the edges of the bureaucracy where she worked.

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Blue Angel crashes during S.C. air show

April 21st, 2007 11:03 pm by Associated Press

BEAUFORT, S.C. - A Navy Blue Angel jet crashed during an air show Saturday, plunging into a neighborhood of small homes and trailers and killing the pilot.

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Virginia Tech investigation zeroes in on computer use

April 21st, 2007 11:03 pm by Associated Press

BLACKSBURG - The Virginia Tech killer went to the Internet less than a month before the massacre to get ammunition clips that fit one of the two handguns he used in the rampage, a spokesman for eBay said Saturday.

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