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Ahead Of New Year, Russian Shoppers Hit Malls

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CIA Suffers Worst Attack In Afghan War

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men demonstrate behind a line of Israeli police outside Intel's plant in Jerusalem on Nov. 21. The men were protesting the U.S. company's operating on the Jewish Sabbath. As Jerusalem becomes an increasingly religious city, secular Jews are fleeing for Tel Aviv. Tara Todras-Whitehill/AP hide caption

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In Bomb Plot Probe, Spotlight Falls On Yemeni Cleric

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