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  • Honduras prison fire kills 358 people

    2/16/12 8:23 AM

    A fire at an overcrowded prison in Honduras killed 358 people, officials confirmed Wednesday, making it the world's deadliest prison fire in a century. The local governor said an inmate called her moments before the blaze and screamed that he was going to set the prison on fire.

     

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  • White House calls Iranian nuclear comments "provocative"

    2/15/12 1:26 PM

    Iran claimed Wednesday that it has achieved two major advances in its program to master production of nuclear fuel, a defiant move in response to increasingly tough Western sanctions over its controversial nuclear program.

     

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  • Israel accuses Iran of covert Thai attacks

    2/15/12 8:34 AM

    Israeli officials ramped up accusations Wednesday that Iran was launching covert attack plots, saying "sticky" bombs found in a Thai house rented by Iranians were similar to devices used against Israeli diplomats in India and Georgia.

     

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  • Google wishes you a Happy Valentine's Day

    2/14/12 8:49 PM

    Google celebrated Valentine's Day with a charming animated "Doodle" by Michael "Lippy" Lipman, the Doodle's animator and featured the song "Cold, Cold Heart" by Tony Bennett.

     

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  • Obama, Chinese VP meet, discuss future cooperation

    2/14/12 12:44 PM

    Obama offered a warm welcome to Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping amid sharp policy differences over Syria, Iran and economic issues, as well as longstanding U.S. concerns over Chinese human rights practices.

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  • U.S. sees 'challenges' for peacekeepers in Syria

    2/13/12 8:20 PM

    The Obama administration said Monday it backs Arab League plans to end ongoing violence in Syria but noted several obstacles to deploying a proposed international peacekeeping force to the country and stopped short of a full endorsement of the idea.

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