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Scientists to lay out ways to head off worst of climate change

April 24th, 2007 12:18 am by Associated Press

BANGKOK, Thailand - U.N.- sponsored scientists who warned of the dangers of a warming Earth will issue a new study next month describing how to avert the worst: Everyone must embrace technologies ranging from nuclear power to manure control.

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Corzine upgraded from critical condition

April 24th, 2007 12:18 am by Associated Press

CAMDEN, N.J. - Aides to injured Gov. Jon S. Corzine said Monday they hope he will be able to run the state as he recovers, even if it means governing by video.

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Senate OKs taking DNA samples from suspects in violent crimes

April 24th, 2007 12:03 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - The Senate on Monday passed a bill to require anyone arrested for a violent crime to give a DNA sample that would be placed in a statewide database.

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Husband released on bond in shooting case

April 24th, 2007 12:03 am by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - The teacher's husband accused of fatally shooting her student lover was released on bond Monday, with curfew to obey and an ankle bracelet to monitor his movements.

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Iranian president offers to have direct talks with Bush

April 24th, 2007 12:03 am by Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's hard-line president proposed Monday to hold public talks with President Bush on a wide range of issues, without saying whether that included international suspicions of the Iranian nuclear program or allegations of Iranian meddli

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Virginia Tech students return to classrooms

April 24th, 2007 12:03 am by Associated Press

BLACKSBURG - Chemistry professor Joe Merola tried to give a lecture Monday, but looking out at 100 Virginia Tech students' faces - and the sweat shirt he'd placed on the seat of a wounded student - he couldn't do it.

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Names in the News - April 24, 2007

April 24th, 2007 12:03 am by Staff Report

NEW YORK - Sanjaya Malakar is so famous, he can't walk anywhere without getting noticed.

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Bush expresses more confidence in Gonzales

April 23rd, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Bolstered by a fresh show of support from President Bush, Attorney General Alberto Gonzales sought Monday to move beyond calls for his resignation and lingering questions about his credibility after the firings of federal prosecutors.

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Government to determine risk level of chemical plants

April 23rd, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - For most of her life, Jean Taylor has lived in northern New Jersey near the largest oil refinery on the East Coast.

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Former Russian President Boris Yeltsin dead at 76

April 23rd, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

MOSCOW - Boris Yeltsin, who kicked the props out from under the tottering Soviet empire and then struggled to build a nation from its wreckage, died Monday after seeing many of his democratic reforms rolled back. The former Russian president was 76.

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