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This undated image from the Russian social networking website Odnoklassniki, or Classmates, shows a woman whom journalists have identified as Anna Chapman. Besides being accused of espionage, Chapman has become an Internet sensation. AP hide caption

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Russians Slough Off U.S. Allegations Of Spying

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U.S. Marines take cover as they are involved in a gun battle in March during a patrol in Marjah, Afghanistan. In February, U.S.-led troops set out to rid the area of insurgents and set up a viable local government. But Taliban militants have returned to the area. Dusan Vranic/AP hide caption

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Afghanistan To Test Petraeus' Master Plan

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Relatives and friends of Rodolfo Torre, candidate for governor in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, attend his funeral in Ciudad Victoria, Mexico, Tuesday, June 29, 2010. Eduardo Verdugo/AP hide caption

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Mexican Election To Proceed Despite Assassination

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U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan faces questions this week from the Senate Judiciary Committee, which opens hearings on her nomination. Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Elena Kagan's Supreme Court Nomination

At Confirmation Hearings, GOP Eyes Kagan's Record

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Ana Hualinga, a local leader of the indigenous Achuar people in San Cristobal, Peru, stands in a former community garden and tree nursery. She says the land was recently cleared by the oil company Pluspetrol, without consulting the community. Annie Murphy for NPR hide caption

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Toll Of Oil Drilling Felt In Peru's Amazon Basin

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An image of terrorism suspect Faisal Shahzad is seen on a TV screen as Attorney General Eric Holder and other officials hold a news briefing last month about the investigation into the attempted May 1 bombing of Times Square. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Would-Be Bombers In U.S. Hampered By Logistics

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