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  • Big turnout in HK democracy vote as Beijing fumes

    HONG KONG (AP) — An informal referendum aimed at bolstering support for greater democracy in Hong Kong wound down Sunday after drawing nearly 800,000 votes and the ire of Beijing, which denounced it as a political farce. Hong Kongers used the straw poll to express their desire for greater say...

  • Renewed fighting in Iraq leaves a bitter aftertaste

    The news from Iraq that Islamic terrorists have now taken over cities that American troops liberated during the Iraq war must have left an especially bitter aftertaste to Americans who lost a loved one who died taking one of those cities, or to a survivor who came back without an arm or leg, or...



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