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U.S. Said to Seek Execution for 6 in Sept. 11 Case

The decision to seek the death penalty for detainees who will likely face war-crimes charges would present new challenges to a troubled system that has yet to begin a single trial.

Obama Wins in Maine ; Clinton Replaces Her Campaign Manager

Facing another big round of contests Tuesday, Hillary Rodham Clinton conducted the biggest shakeup of her campaign to date as Barack Obama tallied another win.

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Army Buried Study Faulting Iraq Planning

The unclassified report identified problems with nearly every organization that had a role in planning the war, including the White House and the Defense Department.

In Oil-Rich Mideast, Shades of the Ivy League
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In Oil-Rich Mideast, Shades of the Ivy League

Education City, the largest enclave of American schools overseas, has become the elite of Qatari education. Above, students in a Carnegie Mellon building at the complex.

Present and Past Share in Grammy's Spotlight

The 50th annual Grammy Awards veered through a succession of production numbers that celebrated the links between older stars and modern-day performers.

Kenya's Middle Class Feeling Sting of Violence

The well-established middle class is thought to be one of the factors that separates Kenya from other African countries that have been consumed by ethnic conflict.

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Between States, Hard Feelings Over a Rock's Place

When a man removed an eight-ton rock from the Ohio River, those on the opposite bank objected.


Checking In for the Long Haul

Those with the time and the money to spend a month or five at a hotel or resort represent a skinny slice of the population. Still, say some in the business, the number is growing.

New York to Paris the Hard Way
New York to Paris the Hard Way

Competitors in the first around-the- world race crossed continents while making repairs on the fly.

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For Your Pet, a Policy All Its Own

For Your Pet, a Policy All Its Own A new insurance field shows signs of growing along with familial feelings for animals.

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