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Mrs. Tennessee's son charged with bringing gun to school

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - The 18-year old son of the reigning Mrs. Tennessee is charged with having a gun at school, authorities say.

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Two 82nd Airborne paratroopers, one from Tenn., killed in Afghanistan

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Two paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division have died from a roadside bombing in Afghanistan, bringing the number from the division killed in a week to six.

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IMF should strengthen monitoring of currency exchange rates - officials

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Finance officials expressed satisfaction Saturday with the robust expansion of the global economy but said more must be done to correct trade imbalances.

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Surgery on N.J. governor's leg successful

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

CAMDEN, N.J. - Surgery on Gov. Jon S. Corzine's injured leg was successful Saturday, while state police said the driver blamed for the wreck that critically injured the governor had been found but didn't realize he was involved.

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Chinese, N. Korean advances spur Asia's race into space

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

TOKYO - Upstart China challenges the United States by blasting a satellite out of orbit. North Korea lobs a missile over Japan, prompting Tokyo to initiate a multibillion dollar spy satellite program. India is readying a lunar mission, while rival Pak

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Chinese satellite kill challenges U.S. vow to dominate space

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The Fengyun - "Wind and Cloud" - 1-C weather satellite was a proud worker in China's space program. Launched in May 1999, it provided a wealth of information that scientists used for forecasting floods, sandstorms and disturbances in

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60 years after Holocaust, German volunteers go to Israel to make amends

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

JERUSALEM - Felix Muller, 20, was born long after the Holocaust ended, but that doesn't diminish his sense of obligation to the victims.

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Turks protest Islamic PM's possible run for president

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

ANKARA, Turkey - A sea of flag-waving demonstrators poured into the streets of the capital Saturday to protest a possible presidential run by the pro-Islamic prime minister, whose party has been eroding secular Turks' longtime grip on power.

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Chattanooga officer fired over allegations of theft

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

CHATTANOOGA - A Chattanooga police officer has been fired after an investigation into allegations of theft and other misconduct, officials said.

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Opposition clashes with police in Moscow

April 14th, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

MOSCOW - Riot police beat and detained protesters as thousands defied an official ban and attempted to stage a rally Saturday against President Vladimir Putin's government, which opponents accuse of rolling back freedoms Russians have enjoyed since the e

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