Shadow contracts, smoke, mirrors keep the lights out in Iraq
Electricity is a potent symbol of endemic corruption in Iraq, rooted in the country's sectarian power-sharing system
Is John Hinckley, who shot Reagan, no longer a threat?A federal judge is considering whether the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan should be be unconditionally released from the restrictions he's been living under
Investigators seek cause of deadly Montana train derailmentInvestigators are seeking the cause for the weekend derailment of an Amtrak train in far northern Montana that killed three people
Scientists: Spanish volcano has entered 'low activity' phaseA Spanish island volcano that has buried more than 500 buildings and displaced over 6,000 people since last week lessened its activity on Monday, although scientists warned that it was too early to declare the eruption phase finished
Monsoon rain may worsen floods in Thailand, Bangkok preparesSeasonal monsoon rains may worsen flooding that has already badly affected about a third of Thailand
Strong quake hits Greek island of Crete; 1 dead, 20 injuredA strong earthquake has struck the Greek island of Crete
ICC prosecutor seeks to resume Afghanistan war crimes probeThe International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor has sought urgent clearance from the court's judges to resume investigations of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Afghanistan
Bullet fired outside hits Chicago paramedic's hat inside ERA Chicago Fire Department paramedic treating a patient inside a hospital emergency room narrowly escaped serious injury when a bullet shattered a window and struck his hat
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After captivity, Nigerian students seek overseas educationThey spent weeks in the captivity of gunmen in forests ringing Nigeria's troubled northwest region before being freed
A look at recent Amtrak accidentsThe deadly Amtrak derailment in north-central Montana of the Empire Builder, traveling from Chicago to Seattle, is being investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board
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