In Afghan Spring, Violence Rises — But So Do Recruiting Numbers

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Widening Sanctions On Russia Rattle Some In Western Oil Industry

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Ukraine's Acting President: We've Lost Control Of East

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A Quiet Election Day In Iraq, With Some Signs For Concern

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V. Stiviano 'Thunderously Unintelligent' In Sterling Scandal?

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Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra attends a meeting with the Election Commission in Bangkok on Wednesday. The commission has recommended fresh elections to be held July 20. Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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International air crews involved in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane gathered Tuesday on the tarmac at the Royal Australian Air Force Pierce Base in Bullsbrook, near Perth. Reuters/Landov hide caption

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What Is Plan B For Mideast Peace Negotations?

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Varying Auto Safety Standards Interfere With Trade Negotiations

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Why Is A French Economist's 700-Page Book So Popular?

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Amid Escalating Violence, Iraqis Head To Ballot Boxes

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A man walks past a fresh grave in the Kamar Kulagh slum outside of Herat. David P. Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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An Afghan Village Of Drug Addicts, From Ages 10 To 60

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