IMF warns on global economic recovery

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Brazilian goalie suspected in murder surrenders

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Police in Rio de Janeiro are searching for a high-profile soccer player accused of orchestrating the kidnapping and murder of a pregnant woman believed to have been a former lover, officials said Wednesday.
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Son urges Iranian courts to stop mother's death by stoning

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The son of an Iranian woman who faces execution by stoning appealed to Iran\'s courts Wednesday in hopes of sparing his mother\'s life.
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Amanda Knox to appeal murder conviction

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American student Amanda Knox\'s appeal of her conviction for murdering her roommate in Italy will begin in October, a lawyer for Knox told CNN Wednesday.
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Cuba to release 52 political prisoners, Catholic Church says

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Fifty-two Cuban political prisoners are set to be freed and will be allowed to leave the country, Cuba\'s Roman Catholic church announced in a written statement on Wednesday.
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Deadly Iraq attacks target pilgrims

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The relentless violence against Shiite pilgrims in Iraq intensified Wednesday evening, with at least 33 people killed by bomb attacks, officials said.
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Former bin Laden aide pleads guilty at military commission

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A former driver and bodyguard for Osama bin Laden pleaded guilty Wednesday before a military commission at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to supporting al Qaeda and conspiring to commit terrorism, the Department of Defense announced.
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Expert: London terror risk high

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On the fifth anniversary of the London bombings, Britain\'s most senior anti-terror policeman at the time said that the risk of a repeat attack by extremists is \"as high as it has ever been.\" FULL STORY l ATTACKS REMEMBERED
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'Climategate' review clears scientists

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An independent report released Wednesday after a seven-month investigation into the leaked \"Climategate\" e-mails found no evidence to question the \"rigor and honesty\" of scientists involved. FULL STORY l Q&A
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French court gives Noriega 7 years in jail

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A verdict is expected Wednesday in the money-laundering trial of former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega.
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Manuel Noriega convicted in France

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PARIS (AP) - A Paris court on Wednesday convicted former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega of laundering drug money in France in the 1980s and ordered him to spend seven years beh..
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Heat wave continues across the Northeast

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PHILDELPHIA (AP) - Heat and humidity draped the Northeast for yet another day Wednesday, pushing power companies to crank up power to cool the sticky masses and keeping the mercury..
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Government suing Arizona over immigration law

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PHOENIX (AP) - The federal lawsuit against Arizona's tough new immigration law focuses heavily on a question that has been in the spotlight repeatedly the past decade and dates bac..
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Baseball fan falls from second deck going for foul ball

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - A male spectator fell from the second deck onto the field level seats at Rangers Ballpark during Tuesday night's game between Cleveland and Texas. The fan w..
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Police search sumo facilities in gambling probe

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Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Wednesday searched sumo training facilities, or stables, as they continue to gather evidence on a widespread gambling scandal that has tarnished Japan\'s national sport.
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Anti-whaling activist gets probation

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Anti-whaling activist Peter Bethune was given a two-year suspended prison sentence and five years\' probation Wednesday by a Tokyo district court judge for his role in boarding a Japanese whaling ship.
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Lohan sentenced to jail, breaks down

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Lindsay Lohan has been ordered to serve 90 days in jail for missing alcohol counseling sessions in violation of her probation.
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Among Bobby Fischer's many mysteries: Chess champ's own father

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Bobby Fischer was a master chess player, a man who once seemed the epitome of control. But Fischer\'s personal life was often chaotic and marked by mystery.
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Queen Elizabeth praises U.N. efforts

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Britain\'s Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday addressed the United Nations for the first time in more than 50 years, saying she has \"witnessed great change.\"
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Son pleads for help as mother awaits stoning in Iran

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Sajjad Mohammedie Ashtiani travels to a Tabriz jail in Iran every Monday to see his mother.
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