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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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Pelosi bruised, not beaten, after first 100 days as speaker

April 14th, 2007 8:51 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Nancy Pelosi won her biggest victory in her first 100 days as speaker by making peace among her own House Democrats. Mollifying moderates and staving off liberal defections, she narrowly wrung passage of legislation setting a troop withdr

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10 GOP contenders woo activists in Iowa

April 14th, 2007 8:51 pm by Associated Press

DES MOINES, Iowa - Republican presidential candidates ate pancakes and pizza Saturday before giving a six-minute pitch to more than 1,000 of the party's hard-core Iowa activists.

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In pivotal election, France wrestles with its own decline

April 14th, 2007 8:12 pm by Associated Press

PARIS - Wars and weather have left few scars on Paris' Arc de Triomphe. Commissioned by Napoleon to celebrate his victories, the 15-story tower of bone- white stone stands as an eternal monument to French glory, a time when Europe trembled before this

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Underwater turbines use the tide to produce electricity in NYC

April 14th, 2007 12:54 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK - The murky rivers around New York City bring to mind many things - garbage, chemicals, perhaps mobsters' bodies. Clean energy is not one of them.

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With Imus gone, critics turn to rap

April 14th, 2007 12:54 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK - Fighting in vain to keep his job, radio host Don Imus claimed that rappers routinely "defame and demean black women" and call them "worse names than I ever did."

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Rutgers women's team accepts Don Imus' apology

April 14th, 2007 12:54 am by Associated Press

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - Rutgers women's basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer said Friday the team had accepted radio host Don Imus' apology. She said he deserves a chance to move on but hopes the furor his racist and sexist insult caused will be a catalyst

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