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December 1, 2007

Oreo 12 01 07 Evening Edition

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1  DISORDER
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Lawyers: Cameraman Held at Gitmo Ill
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8FUE00.html
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"hunger strike that has lasted nearly a year"
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White House Wants To Cut Anti-Terror Funds.  Bush Admin.
Would Eliminate Port Security Programs, Local Emergency
Management Ops
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/12/01/national/main3561749.shtml
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THE CHARADE'S GONE ON LONG ENOUGH. GOTTA HAVE LOTS
MORE MONEY FOR REAL WAR
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Traffic-Stop Taser Cop Acted "Reasonably."  Utah Officials
Say Trooper Felt Threatened In Incident Widely Viewed On
YouTube Website
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/12/01/national/main3561663.shtml
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POOR LIL' PUPPY, AAW
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Student Says Supposed Bomb Was Fireworks
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/01/AR2007120100794.html
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"the supposed explosives found in his possession were just
cheap fireworks that could only travel a few feet"
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HYSTERIA IS OUR HISTORY
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2  AFRICA
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THE BU$H PLAN (ETHIOPIA)

Atrocities Alleged in Eastern Ethiopia
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071129/D8T7B17O0.html
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"burning villages to the ground, committing gang rape and kil-
ling people 'like goats.'"
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PHOENIX PROGRAM ALL OVER AGAIN
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ZIMBABWE
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Senegalese President Visits Zimbabwe
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071129/D8T79LQO0.html
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"latest African leader to rally to Mugabe"
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (LEBANON)
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A Year On, 'Tent City' Paralyzes Beirut
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8HQAG0.html
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A REMINDER
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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Iraqi Resistance Report for events of Friday, 30 November
2007
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http://www.albasrah.net/en_articles_2007/1207/iraqiresistancereport_301107.htm
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"Resistance shells US headquarters in Tikrit Friday evening"
Item 6
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Iraqis Find New Challenges Upon Return
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071130/D8T87OFG0.html
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"Few families have returned to the neighborhood."
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THE BU$H PLAN (PHILIPPINES)
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Philippine Masses Shun 'People Power'
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8D44O0.html
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"The Philippines' poor majority are still unhappy, convinced
that all government officials are corrupt and eager to see
the end of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo."
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DE-MOCK-RACY
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THE BU$H PLAN (SRI LANKA)
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Sri Lankan Suicide Attack Video Released
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071130/D8T85MV80.html
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"The Tamil Tigers have been fighting since 1983 to create a
separate homeland for Sri Lanka's minority ethnic Tamils
following decades of discrimination by governments control-
led by the Sinhalese majority."
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MUST HAVE
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PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA
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China-Japan Talks to Bolster Relations
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8J8Q00.html
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"The weekend of meetings brings together the largest number
of Cabinet officials from the two countries since they opened
diplomatic ties 35 years ago"
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High-Speed Train to Tibet Carries Troops
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8KGTG1.html
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"China's high-speed, high-altitude railway to Tibet carried
troops to the region for the first time"
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OUR COUNTRY, NOT YOURS
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DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF KOREA
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KCNA Report on Visit to Area of Nyongbyon by Those Concerned
and Nuclear Experts
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December 1, 2007 - Item 1
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http://www.kcna.co.jp/index-e.htm
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"the commitments to make political and economic compensation
for disabling the nuclear facilities within the year should
be fulfilled as early as possible on the principle of 'action
for action.'"
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THE SUPERPOWER CAN BE DEPENDED ON TO CARRY OUT
ITS DECLARATION OF WORLD $LAVERY
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4 EUROPE
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SPAIN
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Spanish Officer Slain in Basque Shooting
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8L1K00.html
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"ETA seeks self-determination for the Basque minority with a
view toward setting up an independent state in the Basque
areas in northern Spain and southwestern France."
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MUST HAVE
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UK
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Brown Braced for Police Quiz
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8CQVG0.html
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"[Blair] was the first serving British leader to be questioned
in a criminal investigation."
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UK Courts Rules for Iranian Group
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8AD8G0.html
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"giving one of the Iranian government's fiercest foes more
freedom to organize and raise money in Britain."
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CIA JOY
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5  LATAM
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Chavez Threatens 2 Spanish Banks
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http://apnews.myway.com/article/20071201/D8T8C68G2.html
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"The only way this is going to be fixed is for the king of
Spain to offer an apology for having attacked the Venezuelan
head of state."
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MUST HAVE
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6  SUPERPOWER
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Walking For Impeachment.  60-Year-Old Vermonter To March
Through 8 States To Washington To Lobby Against Bush,
Cheney
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/12/01/politics/main3561906.shtml
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"This is about satisfying my conscience.  I just don't
want to be the guy who says in five years that I regret
not having stood up and said something."
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GOOD MAN
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** Secrecy Invoked on Abramoff Lawsuits
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/01/AR2007120100846.html
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"The Justice Department declared that the contents of the
'Sensitive Security Records' cannot be publicly revealed"
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Ultimately, the Abramoff affair has to do with
TREASON IN THE BLACK HOUSE
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7  $$$$
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Wall St. Sees Silver Lining in Economy
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/01/business/01econ.html
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"investors took heart in...signs that the government was
preparing to dole out more medicine for the ailing economy"
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November 30, 2007

Oreo 11 30 07 Morning Edition

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Oreo 11 30 07 Morning Edition

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11 30 07 - Morning Edition
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1  DISORDER
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Food Banks, in a Squeeze, Tighten Belts
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/30/us/30food.html
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"critical shortages that have forced them to ration supplies,
distribute staples usually reserved for disaster relief and
in some instances close. BU$H JOY
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Oxygen Suppliers Fight to Keep a Medicare Boon 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/30/business/30golden.html
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"Despite enormous buying power, Medicare pays far more."
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Adult System Worsens Juvenile Recidivism, Report Says
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/29/AR2007112901936.html
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"Longer sentences and the transfer of juvenile offenders to
the adult system gained traction in the 1980s and 1990s as
youth crime increased."
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2  AFRICA
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ZIMBABWE
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Zimbabwe war vets in "million-man" Mugabe march
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-30T085848Z_01_L30667373_RTRUKOC_0_US-ZIMBABWE-MUGABE-RALLY.xml
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"War veterans leader...Sibanda told state media that the
'one million men and women march' was meant to demonstrate
that Mugabe...enjoyed solid support despite Western powers'
opposition to his rule." CIA SOB
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NIGERIA
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Nigeria experiences crime boom 
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071130/ap_on_re_af/nigeria_robbers_galore
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"post-military rule crime wave" CIA JOY
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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US security firm runs into new trouble - and this time it's
closer to home.  Rural community opposes expansion by company
at centre of Iraq allegations
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/usa/story/0,,2219612,00.html
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"it has come to the border hamlet of Potrero, population 850.
Eight miles from Mexico and 40 miles inland from San Diego"
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Iraqis' Quality of Life Marked By Slow Gains, Many Setbacks.
Worries Abound That [puppet] Government Isn't Up to Task of
Providing Services
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/29/AR2007112902472.html
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"For three straight days this week, the 50-year-old house-
wife's home in the once ritzy Mansour neighborhood received
no power at all."
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PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA
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U.S. ship transits Taiwan Strait after China flap
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-30T035110Z_01_N29439533_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-CHINA-WARSHIP.xml
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"aircraft carrier group" AN ACT OF WAR
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4 EUROPE
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FRANCE
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Sarkozy Says Riots Were 'Thugocracy,' Not a Social Crisis
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/29/AR2007112902135.html
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"one of the most significant speeches Sarkozy has delivered
in his six months as president"
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THAT'S WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU COZY UP WITH BU$H
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RUSSIAN FEDERATION
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Russia signs Europe arms pact suspension into law
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-30T084433Z_01_L30653502_RTRUKOC_0_US-RUSSIA-TREATY-SUSPEND.xml
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"the CFE treaty limits the number of battle tanks, heavy ar-
tillery, combat aircraft and attack helicopters deployed and
stored between the Atlantic and Russia's Ural mountains"
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November 28, 2007

Oreo 11 28 07 Morning Edition

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Oreo 11 28 07 Morning Edition

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11 28 07 - Morning Edition
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Newsstories of interest:
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1  DISORDER
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Generation Rx. Behind The Scenes Of Rx Drug Dealing
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/27/eveningnews/main3546159.shtml
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"Upper-middle class individuals from good families...are
becoming addicted to pharmaceutical drugs"
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Judge Removed Over Cell Phone Jailing.  NY Judge Bounced From
Bench For Jailing 46 People Over Ringing Cell Phone
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/27/ap/strange/main3546194.shtml
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"When no one came forward, [the judge] ordered the group into
custody, and they were taken to jail, where they were searched
and packed into crowded cells. Fourteen people who could not
post bail were shackled and bused to another jail."
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This is the permanent-misery part of the DECLARATION OF
WORLD $LAVERY written in blood by The Superpower.
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (PALESTINE)
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Israelis, Palestinians doubt peace [= war] talks
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071128/ap_on_re_mi_ea/mideast_summit_on_the_ground
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"In Israel, many were decidedly unmoved by the lofty speeches
and high-minded goals of the conference." 
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JUST LIKE IT'S ALWAYS BEEN
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THE BU$H PLAN (LEBANON)
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Cleric: Lebanese wives may fight back
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071128/ap_on_re_mi_ea/lebanon_shiite_cleric
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"although Islam gives men supremacy over their wives in house-
hold affairs, it 'does not approve of a man using any sort
of violence against a woman, even in the form of insults and
harsh words.'"
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THE BU$H PLAN (AFGHANISTAN)
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Afghans: US airstrikes kill 14 workers
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071128/ap_on_re_as/afghanistan
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"engineers and laborers had been building a road for the U.S.
military" PUPPETS FIRST
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4 EUROPE
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FRANCE
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Sarkozy calls French riots unacceptable
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071128/ap_on_re_eu/france_violence
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"Sarkozy described the teens' deaths as 'distressing.' But he
added: 'Shooting at police has no link to this incident.'"
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HABITUAL LIAR
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UK
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Scandal Knocks Britain's PM
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http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1688141,00.html
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"[Labour Party's General Secretary] Watts has admitted that
he knew some donations originated from a wealthy businessman
named David Abrahams but were channeled to the party through
a number of other individuals."
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** BNP debate at the Oxford Union: an eyewitness account
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http://hugahoodie.blogspot.com/2007/11/bnp-debate-at-oxford-union-eyewitness.html
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RUSSIAN FEDERATION
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Russia seeks formal arms treaty to replace START
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20071128/wl_nm/russia_usa_treaty_dc
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"replaced with a formal, binding pact when it expires in 2009
and not the informal arrangement that the United States pro-
poses."
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5  LATAM
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Latin constitution changes stoke debate
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071128/ap_on_re_la_am_ca/latin_america_new_constitutions
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"Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia are promoting constitutional
reforms as ways to root out corruption, redistribute wealth
to the poor, and in the case of Bolivia, reverse centuries of
discrimination against an Indian majority."  MUST HAVE
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Nazi hunt announced in Argentina
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071128/ap_on_re_la_am_ca/argentina_nazi_hunt
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ATTN BU$H: "The passage of time in no way diminishes the guilt
of the perpetrators"
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6  SUPERPOWER
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Canadian facing execution in U.S. sues Canada
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20071127/wl_canada_nm/canada_death_col
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"Canada has traditionally intervened for Canadians on death
row abroad but last month the minority Conservative govern-
ment...said it would no longer do so for those sentenced by
what it called 'democratic jurisdictions.'"
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THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP OF LIAR STATES
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Telecommuting: A Quarter of U.S. Workers Do It Regularly
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/pcworld/20071128/tc_pcworld/140003
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"Even if you don't have a telecommute program, your people are
working at home.  They're answering those e-mails at 10 o'-
clock, they're working on the weekend."
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7  $$$$
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Prudential to outsource British, Indian insurance jobs
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20071128/wl_uk_afp/britainindiainsurancecompanyjobsprudential
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"3,000 jobs...would be transferred to British outsourcing
company Capita in a bid to save costs."
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Wells Fargo to take $1.4 billion charge for bad loans
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-28T001939Z_01_WEN2714_RTRUKOC_0_US-WELLSFARGO-CHARGE.xml
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Struggling at home, Ford sees lessons in Brazil
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-28T081156Z_01_N19323610_RTRUKOC_0_US-FORD-BRAZIL.xml
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HOME "Ford plans to close 10 plants by 2012 and has cut 33,600
jobs since 2005."  THE EVIL PEOPLE GET THEIRS.
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November 26, 2007

Oreo 11 26 07 Morning Edition

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Oreo 11 26 07 Morning Edition

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OREO
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11 26 07 - Morning Edition
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1  DISORDER
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US obtains Swiss records and flies in British witness in BAE
investigation
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/baefiles/story/0,,2217144,00.html
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"UK arms firm BAE Systems"
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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Iraqis Detail Shooting by Guard Firm.  Same Company Involved
In Fatal October Incident
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/25/AR2007112501591.html
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"Unity Resources Group" "hired [by]...RTI International, a
North Carolina-based firm that promotes democracy in Iraq
under a U.S. government contract"
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DE-MOCK-RACY
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PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA
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Airbus to Sell 160 Jets to China
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"agreement to assemble planes in China"
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AUSTRALIA
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Rudd to apologise to Aborigines
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7112773.stm
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"Howard had repeatedly refused to say sorry."
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4 EUROPE
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FRANCE
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Mayor urges calm after violence in Paris suburb
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-26T102325Z_01_L26510520_RTRUKOC_0_US-FRANCE-VIOLENCE.xml
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"dozens of youths clashed with police overnight after two
teenagers were killed in a crash with a police car"
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Riots break out in Paris suburbs
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7112497.stm
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"Riot police were sent to the area, but youths blocked their
way with burning cars."
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THAT'S WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU COZY UP WITH BU$H
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RUSSIAN FEDERATION
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Russia ready for missile shield talks with U.S.
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-26T094921Z_01_L23634980_RTRUKOC_0_US-SHIELD-RUSSIA-PROPOSALS.xml
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"We are ready for dialogue, but at the same time we are guided
...by our own national interests"
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Putin says US behind poll boycott
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7112904.stm
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"boycott decision 'was taken on the recommendation of the
American state department.'"
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5  LATAM
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Chavez freezes ties with Colombia
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7112424.stm
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"the decision to end his mediation role was 'a spit in the
face' and denounced...Uribe as a liar."
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6  SUPERPOWER
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Minorities hit hardest by U.S. housing crisis
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-26T010506Z_01_N09363101_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-HOUSING-MINORITIES.xml
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"52.8 percent of African-Americans got a high-cost home loan
when they refinanced in 2006, compared to 37.7 percent of
Latinos and just 25.7 percent of whites in the same year."
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This is the permanent-debt part of the DECLARATION OF
WORLD $LAVERY written in blood by The Superpower.
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Study Calls HIV in D.C. A 'Modern Epidemic'.  More Than 80
Percent Of Recent Cases Were Among Black Residents
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/25/AR2007112501677.html
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"first statistics ever amassed on HIV in the District"
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This is the permanent-misery part of the DECLARATION OF
WORLD $LAVERY written in blood by The Superpower.
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New York Manhole Covers, Forged Barefoot in India 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/26/nyregion/26manhole.html
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"Manhole covers manufactured in India can be anywhere from 20
to 60 percent cheaper than those made in the United States"
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This is the permanent-slavery part of the DECLARATION OF
WORLD $LAVERY written in blood by The Superpower.
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'Super' scanner shows key detail
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/7112688.stm
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"only being used in one hospital: the Metro Health medical centre in Cleveland, Ohio"
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That's Rich -- but Maybe Not for Someone Else.  Issue of Who's
Really Wealthy Can Also Affect Political Debate
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/25/AR2007112501450.html
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"Class, always an awkward topic in the United States"
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7  $$$$
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Gold approaches 28-year high, platinum at record
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-26T071848Z_01_L20228451_RTRUKOC_0_US-MARKETS-PRECIOUS.xml
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Oil rises above $99 as cold weather and dollar weigh
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-26T102120Z_01_SP217582_RTRUKOC_0_US-MARKETS-OIL.xml
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November 22, 2007

Oreo 11 22 07 Morning Edition

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Oreo 11 22 07 Morning Edition

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1  DISORDER
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Jena 6 Case Opened To Public.  Judge Opens Juvenile Trial Con-
nected To Noose Incident To Help Restore Public Confidence
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/21/national/main3532680.shtml?source=RSSattr=U.S._3532680
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Kin Of Fatally Shot 92-Year-Old Sues Cops.  Atlanta Woman
Shot In Home During Botched Drug Raid
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/21/national/main3532017.shtml?source=RSSattr=U.S._3532017
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Senator's Court Date Canceled
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/21/AR2007112102090.html
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["A federal judge spared Sen. David Vitter an embarrassing
appearance on the witness stand in a federal prostitution
case"]
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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** Shiites in S. Iraq Rebuke Tehran.  Petition Calls for U.N.
Probe Into Iran's Influence, Sheiks Say
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/21/AR2007112102190.html
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"The Iranians, in fact, have taken over all of south Iraq."
TRAITOR BU$H ]
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THE BU$H PLAN (AFGHANISTAN)
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Afghanistan 'falling into hands of Taliban'
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/afghanistan/story/0,,2214994,00.html
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["the insurgency is...exercising a 'significant amount of
psychological control, gaining more and more political
legitimacy in the minds of the Afghan people...'"]
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GERMANY
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Militants seen educated in cyber training camps
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=technologyNews&storyID=2007-11-21T135023Z_01_L211739_RTRUKOC_0_US-SECURITY-INTERNET.xml&pageNumber=0&imageid=&cap=&sz=13&WTModLoc=NewsArt-C1-ArticlePage1
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([Federal Police Office Prez] Ziercke reiterated his call for
Germany to permit...on-line searches of suspects' computers,
the remote surveillance of computers using 'Trojan horse' spy-
ware.") THAT MEANS YOU.  But I'm innocent.  SHUT UP ]
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COLOMBIA
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Colombia halts Chavez-rebel hostage talks
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-22T070508Z_01_N21230195_RTRUKOC_0_US-COLOMBIA-PEACE.xml
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["Chavez was invited in August by the conservative Uribe to
broker the exchange of the hostages for guerrillas"]
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Thanksgiving getting costlier for families
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-22T003358Z_01_N21219142_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-ECONOMY-THANKSGIVING.xml
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["The index has risen 7.9 percent year-over-year in the ap-
proach to the festive season -- a huge swing from a drop of
4.4 percent a year ago." HAPPY TANKSGIVING ]
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Report Urges Foreign Aid Strategy That Bridges Security, Altruism
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/21/AR2007112102279.html
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["designed to put to rest lingering and out-of-date distrust
between security advocates and those who focus on humanitarian
concerns." NOW NEEDED: UP-TO-DATE COVER FOR REGIME-CHANGE
SUBVERSION ]
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J.F.K.’s Death, Re-Framed [NYT oped]
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/22/opinion/22holland.html
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["Oswald still did it" OSWALD JOHNSON ]
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Shrinking U.S. auto mkt to spark overseas deals
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-22T023002Z_01_N21518701_RTRUKOC_0_US-AUTOS-SUMMIT-MA.xml
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["automakers and suppliers will seek to replace decreasing
revenue on their home turf through tie-ups with companies in
lower-cost countries" ONE NATION UNDER GOLD ]
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Oil steady above $97, weak dollar supports
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-22T101325Z_01_SP217582_RTRUKOC_0_US-MARKETS-OIL.xml
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Western Union Empire Moves Migrant Cash Home 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/22/world/22western.html
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November 20, 2007

Oreo 11 20 07 Morning Edition

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1  DISORDER
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U.S. Energy Sec: not worried by OPEC dollar debate
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-20T102216Z_01_L20271696_RTRUKOC_0_US-OIL-OPEC-BODMAN.xml
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Gasoline drops a penny to $3.10/gallon
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-19T221606Z_01_N19520341_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-GASOLINE-EIA.xml
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Arabic school founder sues NYC over resignation
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-20T011733Z_01_N19532730_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-ARABIC-SCHOOL.xml
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["forced her to resign after she was falsely linked with a
group of Muslim artists who printed T-shirts using the word
'intifada.'" Intifada = SHAKING OFF ]
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DHS Erred in $475 Million Contract Given to Native Firm
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901729.html
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["screening machines at U.S. border checkpoints"]
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and
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Radiation Detectors for Border Are Delayed Again
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901743.html
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["For more than a year" BLAH-BLAH ]
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Brother's Drug Sentence Ignited Woman's Crusade.  D.C. Group
Helps Win Relaxed Penalties
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901698_pf.html
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["Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM), one of several
advocacy groups"]
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2  AFRICA
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SUDAN
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Sudanese respond to militia call-up: state media
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20071120/wl_nm/sudan_militia_dc
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["our target in the upcoming possible war was not the SPLM...,
but its backing elements." THE SUPERPOWER ]
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and
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South Sudan Is Committed To '05 Deal, Leader Says
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901447.html
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["Southern Sudan's leader returned Monday from the white
marble of Washington"]
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3  ASIA
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ASEAN
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ASEAN leaders sign charter amid Myanmar row
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-20T094504Z_01_SP74765_RTRUKOC_0_US-ASEAN.xml
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["to create an economic bloc encompassing a half-billion
people"]
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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Grand jury opens Blackwater shooting probe: report
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-19T235449Z_01_N19514565_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-BLACKWATER-PROBE.xml
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["There are at least three investigations into the incident."]
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Dozens detained after Baghdad shooting
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071120/ap_on_re_mi_ea/iraq
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("the convoy belonged to Almco Group, an [puppet] Iraqi-run
company that has contracts with U.S.-led forces")
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Iraqis Joining Insurgency Less for Cause Than Cash
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111902022.html
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["U.S. military officials...spread propaganda that portrays
its leaders as greedy thugs"] AS YOU SAY, SIR ]
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Shots Fired From Convoy Set an Iraqi Mob to Action
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901939_pf.html
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["Iraqi soldiers appear to be beating the contractors with
sticks or clubs as the crowd of Iraqis cheers them on.  Some
Iraqis also rushed to the truck and appeared to throw punches
at the contractors"]
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THE BU$H PLAN (AFGHANISTAN)
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Afghan and U.S. troops kill large number of Taliban
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["Both sides in the conflict have vowed to keep up campaign-
ing during the winter."  Both sides?  The Afghan people and
The Superpower.]
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JAPAN
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Japan fingerprints foreigners as anti-terror move
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyID=2007-11-20T060933Z_01_T238580_RTRUKOC_0_US-JAPAN-FINGERPRINTING.xml&pageNumber=0&imageid=&cap=&sz=13&WTModLoc=NewsArt-C1-ArticlePage3
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["a deeply entrenched view in Japan of foreigners as more
likely to commit crimes and plays down the possibility of
home-grown terrorism."  LIKE IN THE SUPERPOWER ]
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6  SUPERPOWER
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U.S. Attorney for Minnesota to Leave Post.  Paulose Was Facing
Justice Dept. Probe
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901582_pf.html
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["resigning to return to the Justice Department's Washington
headquarters"]
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7  $$$$
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Northern Rock slides 41 percent, set for record fall
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-20T095008Z_01_L20211252_RTRUKOC_0_US-NORTHERNROCK-SHARES-SUSPENSION.xml
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Goldman paints bleak picture for housing, financials
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-20T060548Z_01_N19537420_RTRUKOC_0_US-GOLDMAN-BANKS-RESEARCH.xml
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["We would not be surprised to see the first acquisition of
a major U.S. broker or commercial bank by an emerging market
institution."]
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Companies Bolster Sales Abroad to Offset Weakness 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/20/business/worldbusiness/20global.html
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Fallout From Credit Crunch Creates Another One
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/19/AR2007111901608.html
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["Investors view much of this debt as riskier"]
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November 19, 2007

Oreo 11 19 07 Morning Edition

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1  DISORDER
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Shooting fuels outcry over NYPD training
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071119/ap_on_re_us/police_shootings
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["We have cases like that all over the country where it can
be a wallet, a cell phone, a can of Coca-Cola and officers
have fired the weapon." JUST LIKE IT'S ALWAYS BEEN ]
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Evidence Of Injustice.  FBI's Bullet Lead Analysis Used Flawed
Science To Convict Hundreds Of Defendants
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/16/60minutes/main3512453.shtml
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["a six-month investigation by 60 Minutes and The Washington
Post shows that there are hundreds of defendants imprisoned
around the country who were convicted with the help of a now
discredited forensic tool" JUST LIKE IT'S ALWAYS BEEN ]
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Prison system a costly and harmful failure: report
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-19T054152Z_01_N18416661_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-PRISONS.xml
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["The number of Americans in prison has risen eight-fold since
1970, with little impact on crime but at great cost to taxpay-
ers and society...." JUST LIKE IT'S ALWAYS BEEN ]
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Keeping Witnesses Off Stand to Keep Them Safe 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/19/nyregion/19witness.html
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["Detectives in New Jersey are being urged to build criminal
cases with as few witnesses as possible."]
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2  AFRICA
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Islamist insurgency grows in Somalia.  Ugandan peacekeepers
attacked and base entered
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,,2213062,00.html
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["There are also signs that the resistance has spread beyond
the capital."]
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Zimbabwe seeks 25 percent stakes in mining firms
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-19T092609Z_01_WLA3128_RTRUKOC_0_US-ZIMBABWE-MINING-LOCALISATION.xml
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[Duh: "That bill did not include a provision for a 25 percent
government shareholding." TELL LIES ]
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Nigeria should investigate killings by police: rights group
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20071119/wl_africa_afp/nigeriacrimerobberspolicerights
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["leading police officials seem to regard the routine killing
of Nigerian citizens, criminal suspects or not, as a point of
pride"]
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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U.S. troops accused of wounding Iraqis
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-18T195837Z_01_L18507662_RTRUKOC_0_US-IRAQ-SAMAWA.xml
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[Muthanna Province puppet gov] "called for Muthanna [puppet]
officials to suspend work with multi-national forces in the
province...." HOW DARE YOU ]
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3 Iraqi soccer players seek asylum
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071119/ap_on_re_mi_ea/iraq
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["...[puppet] Iraqi police said three [puppet] officers were
killed...in an ambush on their checkpoint northeast of Bagh-
dad." ALL-OUT WAR ]
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4 EUROPE
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Franco Lives Again — on Spanish TV
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http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1683289,00.html
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["If the country is at last officially acknowledging Franco's
traumatic legacy and the price of its transition to democracy
...." IF ]
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Jailed Asian officer to be cleared.  [Police Constable] claims
colleagues framed him for theft
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/race/story/0,,2213274,00.html
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[Cleveland is in NE England]
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5 LATAM
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** Thousands protest army training [at Fort Benning...]
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-19T011756Z_01_N18397810_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-PROTEST-MILITARY.xml
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[...that "promotes torture and murder in Latin America."
BU$H JOY ]
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Mexicans Ask Where Flood Aid Went.  Corruption, Incompetence
Alleged After Devastating Downpours
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/18/AR2007111800962.html
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["Where's the money?" ONE GUESS ]
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6  SUPERPOWER
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Health coverage shrinks as costs up again: study
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-19T052505Z_01_N18398932_RTRUKOC_0_US-COVERAGE.xml
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["prompting more businesses to drop the benefit"]
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Fed's Stern: Foreclosures in housing to rise
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-19T061033Z_01_HO922190_RTRUKOC_0_US-FED-HOUSING.xml
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Oil climbs towards $95 on dollar concerns
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-19T100958Z_01_SP217582_RTRUKOC_0_US-MARKETS-OIL.xml
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Swiss Re hit by $1 bln credit market insurance loss
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-19T090203Z_01_L19636518_RTRUKOC_0_US-SWISSRE-LOSS.xml
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November 17, 2007

Oreo 11 17 07 Morning Edition

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U.S. regulators join HIV transplant probe
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-16T192939Z_01_N16603810_RTRUKOC_0_US-TRANSPLANTS-HIV.xml
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["whether three Chicago hospitals fully informed transplant
recipients"]
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Scandal-weary sports fans take another hit
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-17T054738Z_01_N16411793_RTRUKOC_0_US-BASEBALL-CRIME-SCANDALS.xml
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[NBA: "a summer spent expanding its global brand with exhi-
bition games from China to Italy"]
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2  AFRICA
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Insurgents attack Ugandan troops in Mogadishu
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-17T090151Z_01_L17358203_RTRUKOC_0_US-SOMALIA-CONFLICT.xml
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["an Iraq-style insurgency of roadside bombings"]
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (AFGHANISTAN)
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U.S.-led troops killed 23 militants in Afghanistan
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http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/reuters/071117/world/international_afghan_violence_dc
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["While rebel casualties mount, there are scant signs their
insurgency...is weakening, but instead there have been more
clashes spread over a wider area." = COLONIALIST
FIGURES LIE ]
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAN)
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China deals blow to Western efforts to punish Iran
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyID=2007-11-17T100407Z_01_L16717228_RTRUKOC_0_US-IRAN-NUCLEAR.xml&pageNumber=2&imageid=&cap=&sz=13&WTModLoc=NewsArt-C1-ArticlePage2
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[Ahmadinejad: "The Iranian nuclear file is just a pretext...
should the nuclear folder be folded, they would find another
pretext." MAKE WAR ]
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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Iraqis With Ties to U.S. Cross Border Into Despair.  Contrac-
tor Employees Wait, Hope for Visas
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/16/AR2007111602268.html
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["Thousands of Iraqi employees of U.S. contractors, forced to
flee...out of fear, are desperately trying to leverage their
American ties into entry to the United States." NEVER
HAPPENED ]
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Petraeus Helping Pick New Generals.  Army Says Innovation
Will Be Rewarded
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/16/AR2007111602258_pf.html
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[""Now the system is very risk-adverse because to advance in
the officers corps, you really only need to make your senior
rater happy." SO NOW PETRAEUS IS SENIOR RATER. ]
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SINGAPORE
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MH Singapore bans Myanmar protest at ASEAN summit
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-11-17T071824Z_01_SIN3778_RTRUKOC_0_US-ASEAN-SECURITY.xml
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["all outdoor protest"]
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5 LATAM
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Venezuela 'attacked Guyana boats'
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7099476.stm
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Duh
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Chávez’s Vision Shares Wealth and Centers Power 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/17/world/americas/17venez.html
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["But the system...Chávez is creating is perhaps unique: a
hybrid of state-supported enterprises and no-holds-barred
capitalism...."]
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6  SUPERPOWER
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Same-sex couples grow in U.S. west, south: study
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-11-16T235711Z_01_N16415476_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-GAYS-REGIONS.xml
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["number of reported U.S. same-sex couples...quadrupled"]
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7  $$$$
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Industrial output down as economic outlook shaky
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-16T222455Z_01_N16380203_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-ECONOMY.xml
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["largest decline in output in nine months"]
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Fannie Mae shares hit decade low on loss concerns
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-11-16T223127Z_01_N16422932_RTRUKOC_0_US-FANNIEMAE.xml
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["lowest in more than a decade"]
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November 14, 2007

Oreo 11 14 07 Morning Edition

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11 14 07 - Morning Edition
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1  DISORDER
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Former FBI, CIA Employee Pleads Guilty to Computer Crime
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/pcworld/20071113/tc_pcworld/139605
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[She "engaged in a pattern of deceit to secure U.S. citizen-
ship, to gain employment in the intelligence community, and
to obtain and exploit her access to sensitive counterterror-
ism intelligence."]
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No Charges Against Boy In Calif. Wildfire.
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/13/national/main3498570.shtml
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["About a week after the fires were ignited [!], sheriff's
department officials announced that they had [duh] inter-
viewed the boy, who lived with his family in a trailer home
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2  AFRICA
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Shell restructures Nigerian operations
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20071114/wl_africa_afp/nigeriaoilshell
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("...the unrest [oh] in the restive [oh, oh] Niger Delta has
reduced the firm's production by 477,000 bpd."  That's per
DAY.)
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Bush to meet South Sudan leader Nov 15
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20071114/pl_afp/ussudandarfurbush
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CIA JOY
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (PAKISTAN)
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Musharraf Tells Sky: 'I'm No Dictator'
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http://news.sky.com/skynews/article/0,,70131-1292749,00.htmL
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["As he was speaking cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan
was arrested at a rally in Lahore."]
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THE BU$H PLAN (EGYPT)
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American students seek true view of Middle East
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20071114/lf_nm/egypt_usa_students_dc
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["...hundreds of American students are venturing to the Middle
East, eager to learn Arabic, study Islam and cut through media
stereotypes as they prepare for careers in intelligence or di-
plomacy.  CIA JOY ]
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4 EUROPE
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[Putin] Opening Address at the State Council Presidium Ses-
sion [on issues related to the modernisation of Russia’s
transport infrastructure]
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http://www.kremlin.ru/eng/text/speeches/2007/11/13/2325_type82913_151078.shtml
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["Breaking this process [= bidding] up into separate parts,
having separate tenders was probably a good idea in the be-
ginning to ensure against corruption in this area, but now
it creates difficulties for companies interested in coming
up with a workable strategy for determining medium-term
projects."]
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5 LATAM
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VENEZUELA
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Chavez: no need for Spanish investment
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071114/ap_on_re_la_am_ca/venezuela_spain
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["Recounting Spain's history of colonial rule in Latin Ameri-
ca, Chavez called the King's remark a reflection of '500 years
of arrogance.'"]
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Socialist: King right to admonish Chavez
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071112/ap_on_re_la_am_ca/spain_venezuela
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[How European!  National socialists, fascist socialists, king
socialists, SHUT UP socialists.]
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MEXICO
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Mexico enacts broad electoral reform
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071114/ap_on_re_la_am_ca/mexico_electoral_reform
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["The constitutional amendments...[were] approved by Congress
and then by a majority of Mexico's state legislatures...."]
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6  SUPERPOWER
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CIA admits to recording interrogations of top al Qaida
captives
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/mcclatchy/20071114/wl_mcclatchy/20071113bcciainterrogations_attn_national_editors_ytop
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["...misled federal judges about the evidence during the case
against...Zacarias Moussaoui...."  See "Pardon Moussaoui" at

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PoliticalEssays/message/749
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Study: More Blacks Wary Of Racial Progress.  Just One In Five
Blacks Say They Are Better Off Compared To Five Years Ago, Sur-
vey Shows
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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/13/national/main3496587.shtml
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November 11, 2007

Oreo 11 11 07 Morning Edition

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11 11 07 - Morning Edition
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Newsstories of interest:
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1  DISORDER
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HOW COULD THAT HAPPEN? -  # 1
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Security Pro Admits to Hijacking PCs for Profit [Krebs]
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http://blog.washingtonpost.com/securityfix/?hpid=news-col-blog
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HOW COULD THAT HAPPEN? -  # 2
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Study Debunks Theory On Teen Sex, Delinquency.  New Analyses
Challenging Many Old Assumptions
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/10/AR2007111001271_pf.html
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HOW COULD THAT HAPPEN? -  # 3
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Ind. Death Row Inmate Found Dead in Cell 
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http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/I/INDIANA_EXECUTION?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2007-11-10-21-52-00
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["believed he was tortured by a computer-driven machine opera-
ted by prison officials." THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY ]
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2  AFRICA
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THE BU$H PLAN (ALGERIA)
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Bomb wounds several in Algerian village - residents
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http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L10142349.htm
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["near a police station "]
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (PALESTINE)
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Police Raid Gov Offices in Olmert Probe 
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http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/I/ISRAEL_OLMERT?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2007-11-11-03-33-37
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["three separate investigations"]
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THE BU$H PLAN (JORDAN)
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Jordan, Fearing Islamists, Tightens Grip on Elections 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/11/world/middleeast/11jordan.html?pagewanted=print
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[DE-MOCK-RACY]
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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Broken Supply Channel Sent Weapons for Iraq Astray 
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/11/world/middleeast/11weapons.html?hp=&pagewanted=print
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[“They were taking weapons away by the truckload.”]
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17,000 sham names getting monthly salaries – [puppet] anti-
corruption board
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http://66.111.34.180/look/english/article.tpl?IdLanguage=1&IdPublication=4&NrArticle=59915&NrIssue=2&NrSection=1
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[+ "files that had to do with corruption were lost."]
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THE BU$H PLAN (PAKISTAN)
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Kashmir internationally recognized disputed territory: Paki-
stan’s UN delegate
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http://www.app.com.pk/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=20586&Itemid=1
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= NUKE INDIA
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Those Nuclear Flashpoints Are Made in Pakistan
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/07/AR2007110702280_pf.html
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= NUKE PAKISTAN
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Pakistan Army (Amendment) Ordinance promulgated [text]
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http://www.app.com.pk/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=20627&Itemid=1
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[It's the law: DIRTY WAR ]
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Pakistan Army Courts May Try Civilians
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http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/P/PAKISTAN?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2007-11-11-03-58-02
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[It's the law: DIRTY WAR ]
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MYANMAR
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Myanmar very grateful to Laos for regional, international
support [November 11, 2007 / left column - item 2]
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http://www.myanmar.com/newspaper/nlm/index.html
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("recent disturbances in Myanmar did not happen immediately
[= by chance].  They were created to coincide with the UN
Assembly.")
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MALAYSIA
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Malaysia Police Fire Tear Gas at Protest
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http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/M/MALAYSIA_PROTESTS?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2007-11-10-21-55-24

["...Malaysia's biggest anti-government street protests in
nearly a decade."]
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5  LATAM
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Spain's king to Chavez: 'Just shut up'
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http://www.afp.com/english/news/stories/071111015653.wogg1uln.html
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[Shut up = TELL LIES ]
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[Nicaraguan President] Ortega for LatAm-Carib Forum
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http://www.plenglish.com/article.asp?ID=62253A62-68E2-4376-9CAF-950863D0207C)&language=EN
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["in defense of Latin American nations, as opposed to the
policies of free market and European countries and US ex-
pansionism."]
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6  SUPERPOWER
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Rocket Blasts Off With Defense Satellite 
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http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/R/ROCKET_LAUNCH?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2007-11-10-22-59-49
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("It carried the 23rd and final satellite of the Air Force's
Defense [= War] Support Program.")
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Failure to Launch.  In Death of Spy Satellite Program, Lofty
Plans and Unrealistic Bids
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/11/washington/11satellite.html?hp=&pagewanted=print
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["the most spectacular and expensive failure in the 50-year
history of American spy satellite projects."]
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** Suitcase Nuclear Bomb Unlikely to Exist
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/11/AR2007111100206_pf.html
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["In the 1950s and 1960s, the U.S. made the first ones, known
as the Special Atomic Demolition Munition." CIA JOY ]
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7  $$$$
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Oil Price Rise Causes Global Shift in Wealth.  Iran, Russia
and Venezuela Feel the Benefits
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/11/09/AR2007110902573.html
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["the rising bill for imported petroleum lowers already anemic
consumer savings rates, adds to inflation, worsens the trade
deficit, undermines the dollar and makes it more difficult for
the Federal Reserve...."  THINK BU$H ] 
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