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Archive for September, 2008

Egypt may make sexual harassment a crime

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Egypt may make sexual harassment a crime

Two-thirds of Egyptian men admit to sexually harassing women, according to a new survey.

Posted: September 23, 2008 17:56   Comments: 0
Finnish shooting raises gun law questions

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Finnish shooting raises gun law questions

A school shooting in Finland renews questions about the country's gun policy.

Posted: September 23, 2008 17:02   Comments: 0
Saudis celebrate unification on national day

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Saudis celebrate unification on national day

Saudi Arabia's national day coincides with the end of Ramadan.

Posted: September 23, 2008 14:34   Comments: 1
Bankrupt Italian airline still searches for buyer

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Bankrupt Italian airline still searches for buyer

Italy's flagship airline Alitalia is still flying, but on the brink of collapse.

Posted: September 23, 2008 09:17   Comments: 0
Flying over New York in a war plane

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Flying over New York in a war plane

Lisa Biagiotti, Channtal Fleischfresser and Katie Combs reported from Teterboro, N.J. on the 60th anniversary celebration of the Berlin Airlift.

Posted: September 23, 2008 07:51   Comments: 0
Brazil plans to improve highways

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Brazil plans to improve highways

Producer Bryan Myers reports on government plans to improve road conditions in Brazil.

Posted: September 22, 2008 19:29   Comments: 0
Pakistani leaders avoid hotel bombing

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Pakistani leaders avoid hotel bombing

Martin Savidge speaks with Ahmed Rashid about the recent hotel bombing in Islamabad and its target.

Posted: September 22, 2008 18:38   Comments: 0
Venezuela hosts Russian war games

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Venezuela hosts Russian war games

Russia's role on the international stage may be changing, as its government makes controversial decisions.

Posted: September 22, 2008 18:10   Comments: 0
Somali pirates sink maritime industry

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Somali pirates sink maritime industry

Sea piracy has doubled in the last six years, costing the maritime industry more than $16 billion each year.

Posted: September 22, 2008 15:21   Comments: 1
French court deliberates virginity annulment

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French court deliberates virginity annulment

French courts hear arguments from a Muslim couple seeking annulment on the grounds of false virginity.

Posted: September 22, 2008 14:25   Comments: 0

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