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FDA issues warning to Iams about diet pet foods

March 29th, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it has issued a warning letter to Iams Co. that says some of its diet pet foods contain an unapproved substance.

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New stamps announced as prices rise

March 29th, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Blooming flowers, Air Force One, wildlife, landscapes and famous women will grace new postage stamps this year as the price of mailing a letter goes up.

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Qwest, AT&T, Verizon win government telecom contract; Sprint Nextel left out

March 29th, 2007 11:03 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Dealing a significant blow to Sprint Nextel, the government on Thursday awarded the largest-ever federal telecommunications contract - a 10-year deal worth up to $48 billion - to its rivals AT&T, Qwest Communications and Verizon.

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Saudi king calls U.S. presence in Iraq an 'illegitimate occupation'

March 29th, 2007 1:06 am by Associated Press

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - King Abdullah denounced the American military presence in Iraq on Wednesday as an "illegitimate foreign occupation" and called on the West to end its financial embargo against the Palestinians.

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Dozens dead as militants, police open fire in northern Iraq

March 29th, 2007 1:06 am by Associated Press

BAGHDAD - Shiite militants and police enraged by deadly truck bombings went on a shooting rampage against Sunnis in a northwestern Iraqi city Wednesday, killing as many as 70 men execution-style and prompting fears that sectarian violence was spreadin

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Iran: Britain must admit entering its territory to resolve standoff

March 29th, 2007 1:06 am by Associated Press

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday that Britain must admit that its 15 sailors and marines entered Iranian waters in order to resolve a standoff over their capture by the Mideast nation.

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Bush demands Iraq money with no strings

March 29th, 2007 1:06 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - President Bush and the Democratic-controlled Congress lurched toward a veto showdown over Iraq on Wednesday, with the commander in chief demanding a replenishment of war funding with no strings and Speaker Nancy Pelosi counseling him, "Ca

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