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U.S. commanders want more troops in northern Iraq

Posted: 12/06/2007 - In Mosul, the deputy commander of U.S. forces in the north told reporters that commanders would like additional U.S. troops, as well as the return of 1,400 Iraqi troops who were sent to Baghdad.

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Rice urges peace in African hotspots

Posted: 12/06/2007 - Rice held a hectic series of meetings in the Ethiopian capital. She sought to ease rising tensions between Ethiopia and Eritrea and violence in Somalia, cool the conflict in Sudan's Darfur province and salvage a shaky north-south Sudan peace deal.

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Bush calls on Iran to `come clean'

Posted: 12/05/2007 - Speaking in Omaha, Nebraska, the president said: "The Iranians have a strategic choice to make." He said they can "come clean with the international community about the scope of their nuclear activities" or "continue on a path of isolation."

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Tanker bursts into flames; homes, cars ignited

Posted: 12/05/2007 - A man who lived in one of the buildings that was destroyed says "it was like a river" as the fuel flowed toward his home. John Malone says "as the river went, the fire went with it."

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Mahony tells priest he was assaulted in wake of sex-abuse scandal

Posted: 12/05/2007 - The Reverend Joseph Shea, the pastor of Holy Family Catholic Church in Glendale, California, tells The Associated Press that Mahony told priests he was attacked in late July or early August as he was dropping off letters at a mailbox near another church.

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Oil ministers leave output limits where they are

Posted: 12/05/2007 - Today's decision may reflect concern by OPEC that it would be counterproductive to raise overall production quotas even as prices retreat about 10 percent from recent record highs.

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Teacher jailed in teddy bear case back in Liverpool

Posted: 12/05/2007 - Earlier today, Gibbons arrived at London's Heathrow Airport, after traveling through the night from Sudan. She said she's just an "ordinary middle-aged primary school teacher" who's stunned by the swift turn of events and her eight days in jail. She was eventually pardoned by Sudan's president.

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Congress might limit credit card rates when scores dip

Updated: 12/04/2007 - A Senate subcommittee will look into credit-card issuers raising consumers' rates, to as high as 30 percent, when their so-called FICO credit scores drop. In some cases, just getting a new credit card could trigger the lower score.

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Rescues for flood victims; two deaths reported

Posted: 12/04/2007 - The National Weather Service says more than 10 inches of rain has fallen in Bremerton, Washington, in 24 hours. Flood warnings are up for seven coastal rivers in Oregon, and transportation officials say the Coast Range is impassable. Wind gusts have been clocked at over 100 miles per hour.

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Plea deal reached for Jena 6 teen

Posted: 12/04/2007 - Mychal Bell originally was charged as an adult with attempted murder in the beating of Justin Barker last December. A jury convicted him of aggravated second-degree battery, but that verdict was thrown out by an appeals court.

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Storm brings heavy snow; 17 deaths blamed on system

Posted: 12/04/2007 - At least 17 deaths are blamed on the storm, which has brought a slippery mix of rain, sleet and snow. As much as 20 inches of snow is forecast in some areas. Schools were closed in much of region and air travel disrupted.

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Iran reacts to U.S. turnaround on its nuke program

Posted: 12/04/2007 - The new U.S intelligence report says Iran's nuclear weapons program was halted because of international pressure in 2003. It's a sharp turnaround from a 2005 report that stated was Iran was continuing its weapons development program.

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British man missing 5 years reappears

Posted: 12/04/2007 - The wreckage of his canoe washed up on a beach in northern England five years ago. Since then -- no sign of him. Then, on Saturday, the 57-year-old father of two walked into a London police station.

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FBI: Heist timed to holiday shopping

Posted: 12/04/2007 - The trio is accused of stealing about 7.4 million dollars from the armored car company in northeast Ohio on November 26th. The FBI says the suspects knew there would be an unusually large amount of money there because of the busy shopping weekend after Thanksgiving.

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Flooding closes major highway in southwest Washington

Posted: 12/04/2007 - Transportation officials are concerned that Interstate 5 may be under five feet of water Tuesday when a nearby river crests in southwestern Washington. The last time the highway had to be closed was 1996.

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AT&T hanging up on shrinking pay phone business next year

Posted: 12/04/2007 - An AT&T spokesman says the company will try to sell 65,000 pay phones placed in prisons and public locations before the end of 2008. Phones that can't be sold to independent operators will simply be removed.

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Israel's defense minister disputes U.S. assessment on Iran

Posted: 12/04/2007 - Barak says it's "apparently true" that Iran stopped its military nuclear program in 2003, which is in keeping with the U.S. finding. But, he says, Iran has apparently restarted that program since then.

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Teacher jailed in teddy bear case back home

Posted: 12/04/2007 - Gillian Gibbons was locked up for letting her students name a teddy bear Muhammad as part of a writing project. She was sentenced to 15 days for insulting Islam's prophet but Sudan's president agreed to pardon her.

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4 dead in Afghanistan suicide bombing

Posted: 12/04/2007 - An official says three officers and four civilians were also injured in the blast. Militants have launched more than 130 suicide attacks this year -- a record number.

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