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From left, Rep. Sander Levin, D-Mich., Rep. Robert Scott, D-Va., and Rep. Brad Schneider, D- ll., walk to a closed members-only briefing on Syria on Sunday. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Syria Resolution Could Be A Hard Sell On Capitol Hill

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Arab League Secretary General Nabil Al Arabi (L) and Egypt Foreign Affairs minister Nabil Fahmi (C) head a meeting of the Arab League at the body's Cairo headquarters on Sunday. Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Regional Leaders Confused By U.S. Delay On Syria Strike

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Jassy Mackenzie was born in Rhodesia and moved to South Africa when she was eight years old. She edits and writes for the annual publication Best of South Africa. Soho Crime hide caption

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Hardcore With A Heart: Joburg Thrillers Star A Spunky P.I.

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If you're planning that last summer road trip, you might want to pull those maps out of the attic. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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In Maine, Even With A GPS, You Can't Get There From Here

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A passenger rides an escalator to Terminal A at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport in Erlanger, Ky. Paul Sancya/AP hide caption

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Cincinnati's Airport: Best In The U.S.?

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In early August, Israel launched a mass campaign to vaccinate children against polio, including this little girl at a clinic in Rahat. David Buimovitch/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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To Keep Polio At Bay, Israel Revaccinates A Million Kids

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An aerial view of the Yasuni National Park, in Ecuador's northeastern jungle. Dolores Ochoa/AP hide caption

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Ecuador To World: Pay Up To Save The Rainforest. World To Ecuador: Meh.

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Keith Ceynar transfers oil from his truck into a tank at a facility outside Alexander, N.D. An increasing amount of oil is being delivered by trucks. Matthew Staver/Landov hide caption

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Trucker Shortage Worsens As Energy Sector Booms

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