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Obama Sells Public His Plan

With the fate of his health care proposal uncertain, the president will try to persuade a weary public to back him
GOP Leader: Elections ‘Referendum’ on Health Bill
‘Trust’ Gap Between Dems Hurting Health Push
Sebelius: Bid for GOP Support Hampered Health Care

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Algeria Protests Far-Right French Poster

Algeria has formally complained to France about a French far-right party’s use of an Algerian flag in a campaign poster that reads “No to Islamism,” the foreign minister said Monday.

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Corpse Found in Cyprus Could Be Country’s Ex-Leader

Cyprus police say a body found at a Nicosia cemetery could be the stolen corpse of former president Tassos Papadopoulos.

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Strong Quake Shakes Turkey, at Least 41 Killed

A strong earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6, hit eastern Turkey on Monday, killing at least 41 people and knocking down houses in at least three small villages, the government said.

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Obama Takes Show on Road

With the fate of his health care proposal uncertain, the president will try to persuade a weary public to back him
GOP Leader: Elections ‘Referendum’ on Health Bill
‘Trust’ Gap Could Be Hurting Health Bill
Sebelius: Bid for GOP Support Hampered Health Care

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Iraq Vote Hailed as ‘Important Milestone’

Obama praises Iraqi security forces for protecting nation on day that was ripe for attacks, even as insurgents kill 36
Polls Close in Iraq, 36 Killed | SLIDESHOW
LIVESHOTS: Noonan on D.C. Reaction to Iraqi Elections
YOU DECIDE: Does Election Signal War Is Won?

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Iraq Vote Hailed as ‘Important Milestone’

Strong Quake Shakes Turkey, at Least 38 Killed

A strong earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6, hit eastern Turkey on Monday, knocking down houses in three small villages and killing at least 38 people, an official said.

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N. Korea Says It Is Ready to ‘Blow Up’ U.S., S. Korea

North Korea’s army said Monday it is ready to “blow up” South Korea and the U.S., hours after the allies kicked off annual military drills that Pyongyang has slammed as a rehearsal for attack.

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Obama to Sell Public on His Health Care Plan

In a speech in Philadelphia Monday, the president will try to drum up support for his plan, while also urging uneasy lawmakers to cast a “final vote” for a massive reform bill in an election year.

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Obama Targets GOP in Last-Ditch Pitch for Health Care Bill

President Obama, launching a last-ditch push to pass health care legislation in the next 10 days, left no doubt Monday that he was ready to roll over any opposition by taunting Republicans that they had 10 years to fix health care and didn’t

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Large Blast Hits Pakistani Police Building, 11 Dead

A homicide car bomber struck a building where police interrogate high-value suspects in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore on Monday, killing at least 11 people and wounding scores

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Obama Hails Iraq VoteAs ‘Important Milestone’

President praises Iraqi security forces for protecting nation on day that was ripe for attacks, even as insurgents kill 36
Polls Close in Iraq as Insurgent Attacks Kill 36
LIVESHOTS: Noonan on D.C. Reaction to Iraqi Elections
SLIDESHOW: Violence Mars Iraqi Election
YOU DECIDE: Does Election Signal War Is Won?

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Obama Hails Iraq Vote as ‘Important Milestone’

The vote was Iraq’s second national election since the U.S.-led invasion in 2003. The big turnout and limited violence were seen as key to the planned withdrawal of American combat forces by Aug. 31.

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