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G.M. and Union Reach Tentative Agreement

The deal would set up a trust fund for employee and retiree health case benefits, but it was not immediately clear whether the union had achieved its job security demands.

Sunni Insurgents in New Campaign to Kill Officials

Sunni Arab extremists have begun a systematic campaign to assassinate police chiefs, police officers, other Interior Ministry officials and tribal leaders throughout Iraq.

Inspector Finds Broad Failures in Oil Program

A new report says that the department responsible for collecting billions of dollars from oil and gas companies that drill on federal lands is plagued with ethical lapses.

An Outpost of Art, Secured by a Dictator
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An Outpost of Art, Secured by a Dictator

The National Art Gallery in Islamabad, Pakistan, has brought texture to an otherwise sterile capital.

Police Clash with Monks in Myanmar

Police with riot shields fired warning shots and dispersed a group of monks who had defied a ban on demonstrations.

Iran President Vows to Ignore U.N. Measures

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said that he considered the dispute over his country's nuclear program "closed."

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A Happiness Gap?

Why do you think men now appear to be happier than women?

Editorial Page Editor

Andrew Rosenthal is answering questions from readers this week.


Women Test Mettle, and Metal

New Series: Women Test Mettle, and Metal NBC's "Bionic Woman" is oriented toward young male viewers. There is no such excuse for ABC's "Private Practice."

Small Business

Reborn in the U.S.A.

Small Business: A Special Section A wave of luxury jeans makers rises from the ruins of an industry in Los Angeles.

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Electric, but Are They Fantastic?

No electric or plug-in hybrid car can yet match a typical gas-powered sedan for a comparable price.

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