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South Korea agrees to give tons of rice to North Korea

April 21st, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea said Sunday it would give 400,000 tons of rice to impoverished North Korea despite the communist government's failure to meet a deadline to shut down its nuclear reactor.

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Old political alliances break up in 2008 presidential fund-raising game

April 21st, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Not long ago, Washington lobbyist Wayne Berman and California investor Tom Tellefsen shared the same goal: Raise as much money as possible for George W. Bush. Now they are in opposite presidential camps; Berman with John McCain and Tellef

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Casualties hit home at private military academy in Vermont

April 21st, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

NORTHFIELD, Vt. - War is what cadets train for at the nation's oldest private military academy.

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April 21st, 2007 9:48 pm by Associated Press

XI'AN, China - Clutching a grimy tote bag filled with legal documents and photos of her executed son, Meng Zhaoping is trying to argue her way past a security guard at the provincial high court for the second day in a row.

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Cho family says it is 'living a nightmare'

April 21st, 2007 12:42 am by Associated Press

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Names in the News - April 21, 2007

April 21st, 2007 12:42 am by Staff Report

LOS ANGELES - As Alec Baldwin's angry words to his daughter were being broadcast around the world, the 49-year-old actor explained himself Friday on his Web site.

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Dow pushes toward 13,000

April 20th, 2007 10:36 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - Wall Street bounded higher Friday, hurtling the Dow Jones industrial average to a record close approaching 13,000 as investors celebrated a week of surprisingly strong earnings reports. The major indexes all had their third straight winning w

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Hoax, rumors of threats disrupt Tennessee schools

April 20th, 2007 10:36 pm by Associated Press

SEYMOUR, Tenn. - A high school student was arrested after he admitted to making a fake bomb at his eastern Tennessee high school on Friday, while rumors of an attack caused hundreds of students to leave a Nashville high school.

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Judge rules government must allow private testing for mad cow

April 20th, 2007 10:21 pm by MATT APUZZO

WASHINGTON - The federal government must allow meatpackers to test their animals for mad cow disease, a federal judge ruled Thursday.

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