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Troops prepare to aid Australia's cyclone relief

Posted: 02/04/2011 - Australia has sent in some 4,000 troops to help clean up, and supplies and food have been delivered to the northeast part of the country that was pounded by Cyclone Yasi.

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US-Egypt in talks about Mubarak stepping aside now

Posted: 02/04/2011 - The Obama administration is in talks with top Egyptian officials about the possible immediate resignation of President Hosni Mubarak and the formation of an interim government.

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Jobs report expected to be sluggish

Posted: 02/04/2011 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Economists say there were barely enough new jobs in January to keep up with the population growth.

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Senate report on shooting critical of FBI, Army

Posted: 02/03/2011 - A Senate report on the Fort Hood shooting is sharply critical of the FBI and its failure to adequately share information with the military about the alleged shooter's extremist views.

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Productivity up strongly while labor costs drop

Posted: 02/03/2011 - The work force was more efficient last year with productivity rising at the fastest pace in eight years while labor costs fell for a second straight year, something that hasn't happened in nearly five decades.

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Pro- and anti-government supporters clash in Cairo

Posted: 02/02/2011 - Pro- and anti-government supporters have been clashing in Cairo's central Tahrir Square, where thousands of demonstrators calling for the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak have been keeping a vigil for days.

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Stocks near two and a half year high

Posted: 02/01/2011 - Better than expected earnings reports and a lift in the manufacturing sector are sending stocks near two and a half year highs.

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More airport closings, flight cancellations

Posted: 02/01/2011 - With ice on the runways in Dallas and a blizzard expected in Chicago, U.S. airlines are canceling thousands of flights and erasing much of their service in the middle of the country.

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Big crowd gathers in Cairo's main square

Posted: 02/01/2011 - It's by far the largest demonstration in the week of protests aimed at getting Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (HAHS'-nee moo-BAH'-rahk) to leave power.

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Climber survives 1,000-foot fall

Posted: 01/31/2011 - A climber who survived a plunge of 1,000 feet from one of Britain's highest mountains still plans to scale Everest this year.

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Al-Jazeera says 6 journalists held in Egypt

Posted: 01/31/2011 - The pan-Arab broadcaster Al-Jazeera says six of its journalists are in custody in Egypt after authorities ordered the closure of the network's Cairo office.

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Mubarak names new Cabinet

Posted: 01/31/2011 - State TV has announced that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has sworn in a new Cabinet, replacing one dissolved as a concession to unprecedented anti-government protests.

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Next week at White House is innovation week

Posted: 01/28/2011 - The White House says President Barack Obama will focus next week on his goal of boosting American innovation, including a Wednesday visit to Penn State University and the launch of an effort to help new businesses get off the ground.

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Military rolls out plan to repeal gay ban

Posted: 01/28/2011 - Pentagon leaders preparing for a new culture of gays serving openly in the military are serving notice that discrimination will not be tolerated.

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Military on the streets

Posted: 01/28/2011 - Egyptian state television says President Hosni Mubarak has expanded the night curfew nationwide, an acknowledgement of how serious and widespread the anti-government protests are.

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Dow rises above 12,000

Updated: 03/08/2011 - The Dow Jones industrial average broke through 12,000 for the first time in two and half years but is trading lower at midday.

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