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10 reasons Obama would choose Hillary as VP

SAN FRANCISCO, CA –Let me be clear, there will be no change to the 2012 Obama-Biden ticket unless polls in July show that the president has lost significant strength in 13 swing states. Those swing states are Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin — all considered too close to ...

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11 Peacekeepers Wounded in Democratic Republic of Congo: UN

Angry villagers surrounded a UN peacekeeping base in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday and opened fire and hurled stones injuring at least 11 Pakistani peacekeepers, officials said. The villagers had apparently been angry because they were not protected against attacks by militias. But…

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2 NATO troops die in Afghanistan, 1 in bomb blast

KABUL, Afghanistan – NATO says a bomb attack has killed one of its service members in southern Afghanistan, while another has died of non-battle related injuries. NATO provided no other details about Saturday’s deaths, including the nationalities of the troops. The coalition normally waits for member nations to provide those details. Elsewhere, the spokesman for the governor of the northwestern ...

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9/11 mastermind to face ‘trial of the century’

The self-confessed mastermind of the 9/11 attacks and four co-accused are due to be arraigned on Saturday at Guantanamo Bay, with all facing the death penalty if convicted. Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his co-defendants will be formally charged in a military tribunal with planning and executing the September 11, 2001 attacks that killed 2976 people in New York, Washington and ...

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