A look at Syrian refugees in neighboring countries
China media: blast shakes Xinjiang train station
It's not clear whether the opposition, whose boycott of February elections caused the vote to be invalidated, will participate in the new balloting, set for July.
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US stock futures fall as economy slows in Q1
He was best known for films such as The Long Good Friday, Who Framed Roger Rabbit and Mona Lisa. Hoskins' agent confirmed his death, which was from pneumonia.
Kiev says it's "helpless" to restore order in east
FDA weighs over-the-counter approval of Singulair
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Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's party appears to be the strongest going into Wednesday's polls. In a country plagued by bloodshed and sectarian divisions, the vote is testing Iraq to the limits.
First quarter GDP fell to just 0.1 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, which blamed much of the slowing on weather-related factors.
US economy slowed to 0.1 percent growth rate in Q1