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  • Venezuela’s Chavez: Did U.S. give Latin American leaders cancer?

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez speculated on Wednesday that the United States might have developed a way to give Latin American leaders cancer, after Argentina’s Cristina Fernandez joined the list of presidents diagnosed with the disease.

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    02 Jan 12
  • Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks to supporters in Council Bluffs, Iowa, January 1, 2012.

    The Republican White House hopefuls launched a two-day dash to the finish in Iowa on Sunday, with front-runner Mitt Romney poised for a strong showing that could set him on the path to the nomination.

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    02 Jan 12
  • The Latest – January 2, 2012

    Here is the latest sports news: Vikings fall to Bears. Wolves upend Mavs. Golden Gophers lose to Wolverines. Wild lose to Coyotes. Bears Best Vikings(Minneapolis, MN) — Josh McCown threw for 160 yards and a …

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    02 Jan 12
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    Freshman Trey Burke exploded for a career-high 27 points as No. 16 Michigan defeated Minnesota 61-56 Sunday at the Crisler Center. Jordan Morgan added a career-high 12 rebounds for the Wolverines (12-2, 2-0 Big Ten), …

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    02 Jan 12
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    Kevin Love went for 25 points and 17 rebounds, rookie Ricky Rubio added 14 points and seven assists off the bench, and the Minnesota Timberwolves picked up their first victory of the season with a …

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    02 Jan 12
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    MINNEAPOLIS — The season had been a downer for both teams, filled with injuries and disappointment. So maybe chasing history was all that mattered in a game with no playoff implications. Enter Vikings defensive end …

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    02 Jan 12
  • Two die, 561 hurt in Italian New Year celebrations

    Two men were killed and 561 other people were wounded as Italians celebrated the New Year with massive displays of illegal and homemade fireworks, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday.

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    01 Jan 12
  • North Korea's new leader Kim Jong-un looks on during the memorial for late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang, in this still image taken from video December 29, 2011

    North Korea called on its people to rally behind new leader Kim Jong-un and protect him as “human shields” while working to solve the “burning issue” of food shortages by upholding the policies of his late father, Kim Jong-il.

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    01 Jan 12