The apparent breakdown comes just as the White House is struggling to find evidence that there is progress toward a functioning government.
With lawmakers skeptical of his troop buildup, President Bush will cast his plan for a gradual, limited withdrawal as a way to bring America together.
A federal judge in Vermont gave the first legal endorsement to rules in California, being copied in 13 other states, that intend to reduce greenhouse gases emitted by automobiles.
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The full extent of the damage from the earthquakes today and yesterday was not immediately known. Above, a cracked road today in Bengkulu on the island of Sumatra.
For the first time since record keeping began in 1960, the number of deaths of young children around the world has fallen below 10 million a year, Unicef reported.
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