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Eight civilians and four policemen were killed, although the intended target was NATO.
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Romney's choice has inspired strong reactions on both sides of the political spectrum.
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The commander had overseen investigations into sexual abuse claims.
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The attack brings the total number of U.S. servicemen killed Friday to 6.
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Army Pfc. Naser Jason Abdo was sentenced to life in prison for planning an attack on U.S. soldiers.
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Adding to the already high death toll, fresh attacks began again in Aleppo and Damascus Saturday.
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He visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park on Saturday to present a wreath for the victims.
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They shouted things like, "Freedom for Pussy Riot!"
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The men were trapped under 100 tons of collapsed coal and rock.
The Syrian army has begun using helicopters and fighter jets against rebels in Aleppo.
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Attacks in 19 cities Monday resulted in 116 dead and at least 235 wounded.
The expedition has so far failed to obtain conclusive evidence as to her disappearance.
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Msgr. William J. Lynn faces three to six years in prison.
Suspect had more than 30 grenades, 10 gallons of gasoline.
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Violence continued in Aleppo and Damascus Saturday, bringing the death toll of the past two days to 550.
Staff Sgt. Luis Walker was found guilty of 28 charges of sexual assault.
Even though Romney raised more, Obama spent more last month.
In the weeks leading up to the shootings, Holmes also bought four guns.
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The final audit report on Iraq reconstruction funds was released Friday.
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One of the bills constituted a hands-free exception to the ban on texting while driving.
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Paterno was paid a package of about $5.5 million.
The international community has condemned the massacre of 150 people.
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A judge ruled that the clinic can remain open, but the abortion law that would have forced the clinic to close will take effect.
The voting went relatively smoothly, and the results are expected later this month.
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The committee will report the results of the fact-finding mission in two months.
The designation indicates the U.S.'s commitment to long-term support of Afghanistan.
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Shelling killed and injured several individuals in Lebanon Saturday.
World powers have a possible solution but violence is at its worst.
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After the Fukushima disaster last year, the Japanese have largely been opposed to nuclear power.
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Protesters demand that President Omar al-Bashir step down.
Morsi proclaimed the inauguration of the "second republic" of Egypt.
After being convicted of 45 of 48 counts of sexual abuse, Sandusky was placed on suicide watch.
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Lugo's supporters took to the streets in opposition to the senate's actions.
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Egyptians protest the military's hold on power and the delayed election results.
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Saturday was the first of two days of voting in the final presidential race.
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A 229-page report details accusations of misconduct since 2004.
The 300 observers will remain in Syria but will not be monitoring the ceasefire.
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It will be China's fourth manned space flight, and might include a female astronaut.
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25 were killed on Saturday in Daraa and Homs, after nighttime violence in Damascus.
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Pharmaceutical companies agreed to run favorable ads for healthcare reform.
Neon Tommy breaks down the beauty do's and dont's for your summer internship.
After numerous accounts with the police, an FBI's interview turned into a defensive gun firing.