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From multibillion-dollar military aid to stealthy and secretive drone strikes, Pakistan, perhaps even more than Afghanistan, has been the central focus of America?s 12-year war on Islamist militancy. Now, as President Obama?s landmark policy ...
Offense Vanishes; Rangers Follow
BOSTON ? The Rangers trailed by a goal, nine minutes from elimination, when the puck found Ryan Callahan alone outside the blue line. The crowd at TD Garden fell silent. The Rangers stood on their bench and leaned over the boards as Callahan ...
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Army Probes Base Commander Amid Sexual-Misconduct Report
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Ackman wins, P&G dumps CEO
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Suspected rebels kill 17, wound 24 in east India
NEW DELHI (AP) ? About 200 suspected Maoist rebels set off a land mine and opened fire on a convoy of cars carrying local leaders and supporters of India's ruling Congress party in eastern India, killing at least 17 people and wounding 24 others, police said.
Scandal engulfs Indian cricket; web of players, bookies faces scrutiny
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Suspected rebels kill 16, wound 25 in east India
NEW DELHI (AP) ? Suspected Maoist rebels set off a land mine and opened fire Saturday on a convoy of cars carrying local leaders and supporters of India's ruling Congress party in eastern India, killing at least 16 people and wounding 25 others, police said.