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2010-01-09

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'CIA bomber' vows to strike US

A video purportedly to be that of a Jordanian double agent who blew up seven CIA agents in Afghanistan has been released. In the clip, the alleged

A video purportedly to be that of a Jordanian double agent who blew up seven CIA agents in Afghanistan has been released. In the clip, the alleged

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Togo withdraws from African Nations Cup

There are reports that the goalkeeper of Togo’s national football team is among the dead after yesterday’s ambush in Angola. If accurate, it will

There are reports that the goalkeeper of Togo’s national football team is among the dead after yesterday’s ambush in Angola. If accurate, it will

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Europe's deep freeze set to continue

The European cold snap is maintaining its icy grip on the continent, causing widespread chaos. On Saturday it was Germany suffering the worst of

The European cold snap is maintaining its icy grip on the continent, causing widespread chaos. On Saturday it was Germany suffering the worst of

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Security scares disrupt air travel

Police at London’s Heathrow Airport have arrested three men aboard an Emirates airliner bound for Dubai. That is after they made a bomb threat

Police at London’s Heathrow Airport have arrested three men aboard an Emirates airliner bound for Dubai. That is after they made a bomb threat

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Italian authorities transfer migrants in wake of riots

They are at the centre of some of Italy’s worst racial unrest in years. After two nights of clashes with locals in the southern town of Rosarno

They are at the centre of some of Italy’s worst racial unrest in years. After two nights of clashes with locals in the southern town of Rosarno

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Europe remains in the grip of deep freeze

Europe continues to suffer at the hands of Jack Frost. In Germany, workers were out in force, salting many motorways. Despite those efforts, the

Europe continues to suffer at the hands of Jack Frost. In Germany, workers were out in force, salting many motorways. Despite those efforts, the

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Not guilty plea for Detroit bomb suspect

A US court has entered a not guilty plea on behalf of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab – the Nigerian man accused of trying to blow up a US-bound airliner

A US court has entered a not guilty plea on behalf of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab – the Nigerian man accused of trying to blow up a US-bound airliner

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Deadline set for Icesave referendum

The clock is now ticking for Iceland to decide how it will repay a massive debt to Britain and the Netherlands. Parliament has set a March 6 deadline

The clock is now ticking for Iceland to decide how it will repay a massive debt to Britain and the Netherlands. Parliament has set a March 6 deadline

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Footage released of suspected CIA bomber

British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has said stability in Pakistan is vital to achieving peace and security in Afghanistan. Miliband was

British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has said stability in Pakistan is vital to achieving peace and security in Afghanistan. Miliband was

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Salt supplies dwindle as freeze goes on

Europe’s big freeze has caused a sharp increase in demand for road salt. Reserves in some countries though are seriously depleted. In Germany, some

Europe’s big freeze has caused a sharp increase in demand for road salt. Reserves in some countries though are seriously depleted. In Germany, some

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Not guilty plea entered for suspected plane bomber

Islam is against terrorism — that was the message dozens of protesters wanted to convey in downtown Detroit as the man accused of trying to blow up a

Islam is against terrorism — that was the message dozens of protesters wanted to convey in downtown Detroit as the man accused of trying to blow up a

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More severe weekend weather to hit Europe

Europe continues to suffer at the hands of the severe weather. In France traffic came to a halt as snow and ice made driving treacherous. The

Europe continues to suffer at the hands of the severe weather. In France traffic came to a halt as snow and ice made driving treacherous. The

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A second night of racial violence flares in Italy

Racially charged violence has erupted for a second night in the Italian town of Rosarno in the southern Calabria region. Reports suggest local

Racially charged violence has erupted for a second night in the Italian town of Rosarno in the southern Calabria region. Reports suggest local

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Three men held after verbal threats on Heathrow plane

British police have arrested three passengers on board a Dubai-bound Emirates flight at London’s Heathrow Airport on suspicion of making a bomb

British police have arrested three passengers on board a Dubai-bound Emirates flight at London’s Heathrow Airport on suspicion of making a bomb

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Gunmen ambush Togo football team in Angola

Gunmen have ambushed a coach carrying Togo’s national football team in Angola, killing the driver, wounding two players and seven backroom

Gunmen have ambushed a coach carrying Togo’s national football team in Angola, killing the driver, wounding two players and seven backroom