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'Fake Sheik' Appears At UK Phone Hacking Inquiry

Posted: 12/12/2011 - A former undercover reporter for the now-defunct News of the World tabloid has told Britain's media ethics inquiry that he only duped celebrities to expose criminality, immorality or hypocrisy.

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London 2012 Chief Says He Supports Dow Sponsorship

Posted: 12/11/2011 - The chairman of London's 2012 Olympic organizing committee said Sunday that he is comfortable with having Dow Chemical participate as a sponsor of the games despite criticism over its links to a gas leak in India that killed thousands.

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Pope: Christmas Will Be Tough This Year

Posted: 12/11/2011 - Pope Benedict XVI says he knows Christmas this year will be difficult, in an acknowledgement of the economic crisis gripping much of the West. But he is urging the faithful to remember there's more to the holiday than gift-buying.

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Multiple Blasts Kill 1, Wound 11 In Nigeria

Posted: 12/11/2011 - Three bomb attacks blamed on a feared radical sect killed one person and wounded 11 others in a volatile central Nigerian city, an official said Sunday.

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Noriega Flown Home To Be Punished Once Again

Posted: 12/11/2011 - Former military strongman Manuel Antonio Noriega was flown home to Panama on Sunday to be punished once again for crimes he committed during a career that saw him transformed from a close Cold War ally of Washington to the vilified target of a U.S. invasion.

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Palestinians Dismayed By Gingrich Remarks

Posted: 12/10/2011 - Palestinian officials are reacting with dismay to Republican presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich's statement that they are an "invented" people.

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Pakistan Taliban Commander Confirms Peace Talks

Posted: 12/10/2011 - The Pakistani Taliban is in peace talks with the Pakistani government, a senior commander in the militant group said Saturday. He said negotiations were "progressing well" and could soon end in a formal agreement.

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3 Women Accept Nobel Peace Prize

Posted: 12/10/2011 - Three women who fought injustice, dictatorship and sexual violence in Liberia and Yemen received the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital on Saturday.

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Conference In Overtime On Future Of Climate Talks

Posted: 12/10/2011 - Some ministers and top climate negotiators left Durban without an agreement Saturday, with time running out and the prospect of an inconclusive end jeopardizing new momentum in the fight against global warming.

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EU Commissioner Calls For New Tools For Bloggers

Posted: 12/09/2011 - The European Union should help teach bloggers living under oppressive regimes how to communicate freely and avoid detection, and develop technology to help them, the bloc's digital affairs commissioner said Friday.

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Letter Bomb Explodes At Italy Tax Office

Posted: 12/09/2011 - A letter bomb exploded Friday at an office of Italy's tax collection agency, slightly wounding the organization's director. Police were probing possible links to an Italian anarchist group that claimed credit for a thwarted attack against the chief executive of Deutsche Bank this week and warned there would be two more "explosions."

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Jamaica PM Admits US Surveillance Of Slum Raid

Posted: 12/09/2011 - The Jamaican prime minister says there was U.S. aerial surveillance of a raid against a fugitive crime boss in 2010 in which security forces killed more than 70 people.

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Pakistani President In Hospital For 2 More Days

Posted: 12/09/2011 - A member of Pakistan's ruling party says President Asif Ali Zardari will remain in a Dubai hospital for at least two more days after undergoing tests for a heart condition.

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Hezbollah Chief In Rare Public Address In Lebanon

Posted: 12/06/2011 - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement made a rare public appearance at a Beirut rally on Tuesday to mark the Shiite holy day of Ashoura, saying his militant group is acquiring more weapons and members every day.

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Austrian Prosecutor Investigates Hitler Schnapps

Posted: 12/06/2011 - A prosecutor is investigating whether a man selling wine and schnapps with pictures of Adolf Hitler on the labels is breaking a law prohibiting displays glorifying the Nazi era.

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EU In Antitrust Probe Of Apple, E-Book Publishers

Posted: 12/06/2011 - The European Union's antitrust watchdog is probing whether Apple and five major publishing houses have colluded to restrict competition in the market for e-books.

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