Israeli soldiers take part in an exercise at the Shizafon army base, in the Negev Desert north of the southern city of Eilat, on Tuesday. There are growing signs that Israel may be planning a strike against Iran's nuclear facilities. Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Israel, A Nonstop Debate On Possible Iran Strike

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A woman passes by a real estate agency in Budapest, Hungary, in January. As the Hungarian currency plunges to new lows, ordinary citizens are struggling to repay foreign-denominated loans. Laszlo Balogh/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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For Hungarian Borrowers, A Mortgage Nightmare

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Leaders Try To Break U.N. Deadlock Over Syria

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Sotol Maker Tries To Break Into U.S. Spirits Market

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Starbucks To Expand Into Tea-Drinking India

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Most EU Nations To Sign Pact To Stop Overspending

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The U.S. is insisting that Egypt establish a full-fledged democracy and move away from military rule. Here, an Egyptian woman covers her head in a national flag as she demonstrates in a pro-democracy rally in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Jan. 27. Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Longtime Allies, Egypt And U.S. Now Have Differences

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In Italy, Art As A Window Into Modern Banking

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Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon (center) arrives at the Supreme Court in Madrid, Spain, on Jan. 24. The crusading human-rights judge is on trial for his attempt to investigate the more than 100,000 disappearances during Spain's civil war in the 1930s and the subsequent dictatorship of Francisco Franco. Juan Medina/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Tables Are Turned On Crusading Spanish Judge

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Guatemala's Former Dictator Faces Trial

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Landis Talks About Syria's Assad Regime

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Hayward Discusses 'Honor Killings' In Canada

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Op-Ed: Israel Will Attack Iran In 2012

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