AP IMPACT: US wasted billions in rebuilding Iraq
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AP IMPACT: US wasted billions in rebuilding Iraq

KHAN BANI SAAD, Iraq (AP) — A $40 million prison sits in the desert north…

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Perceptions of space, from Japan to the world
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Perceptions of space, from Japan to the world

Architects Ryue Nishizawa and Kazuyo Sejima go global with SANAA “I’m a kind of iguana.…

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Ozawa to challenge Kan for DPJ helm
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Ozawa to challenge Kan for DPJ helm

Kingpin amasses backers, gets Hatoyama’s nod Democratic Party of Japan heavyweight Ichiro Ozawa broke his…

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UK faces new wave of homegrown attacks
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UK faces new wave of homegrown attacks

(Reuters) – Britain faces a new wave of attacks from poorly trained but highly motivated…

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Mexican troops hunt killers of 72 migrants
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Mexican troops hunt killers of 72 migrants

(Reuters) – Mexican troops fanned out in the remote countryside near the Texas border on…

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Foreign students boost immigration figures
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Foreign students boost immigration figures

Today’s quarterly immigration figures reveal a surprising increase in net migration into Britain driven, not…

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Ten-fold rise in gastric bands and other weight-loss ops
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Ten-fold rise in gastric bands and other weight-loss ops

The number of people in England undergoing surgery on the NHS to help them lose…

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Concern over David Cameron’s Afghanistan visit security
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Concern over David Cameron’s Afghanistan visit security

Senior military figures have expressed concern about the security arrangements for a recent trip by…

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Pakistani army boosted by floods reaction
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Pakistani army boosted by floods reaction

Pakistan’s rulers face criticism over the flood crisis, but the army – tarnished by its…

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Blackberry makes offer to India ahead of ban deadline
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Blackberry makes offer to India ahead of ban deadline

Blackberry-maker Research in Motion has said it is willing to work with India to support…

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Ex-US President Carter frees American in North Korea
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Ex-US President Carter frees American in North Korea

Former President Jimmy Carter and Aijalon Mahli Gomes leave North Korea Former US President Jimmy…

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Years of saved pocket change buys van in China
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Years of saved pocket change buys van in China

Chinese medical team leaves for Pakistan
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Chinese medical team leaves for Pakistan

BEIJING, AUG 26 (APP): In continuation with the flood relief assistance being provided by China…

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The fight for land
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The fight for land

Land-grabbing, the euphemism for the illegal and often forcible takeover of private and public land…

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Michael Douglas and ex-wife wrangle over film proceeds
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Michael Douglas and ex-wife wrangle over film proceeds

Lawyers for Michael Douglas and his former wife have clashed in court over her demand…

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