UAE

May 12, 2000

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The Tampa Bay Devil Rays beat the New York Yankees 1-0 at Fenway Park Thursday with the help of pitcher Steve Trachsel.  In a game that was replayed b

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak told an enthusiastic rally of Jews from the former Soviet Union Thursday he hoped another million Jews from their pr

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Israeli Arab leaders are demanding the dismissal of Northern Region police chief Alik Ron, after he shot and wounded an Arab motorist during a car cha

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A member of Iran's armed exiled opposition, the People's Mujahedeen, and two Iraqi bandits were arrested overnight Wednesday on the border with Iraq,

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Pakistan and Libya said Thursday they have agreed on steps to strengthen economic ties.  The announcement was made in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad

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Philippine authorities on Friday said they will investigate a group of computer programmers after one of its members admitted he may have accidentally

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US president Bill Clinton called Thursday for raising the limit on temporary visas for foreign skilled workers to 200,000 a year in the next three yea

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The Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Utah Jazz 103-84 in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals Thursday, pushing the Jazz out of the NBA play

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Turkey's main opposition pro-Islamic Virtue Party votes for a new leader Sunday, a choice that will decide whether the party sticks to its troubled pa

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Number-one seeded Andre Agassi got crushed when the American double-faulted on a match point, thus handing the victory over to Slovakia's 15th-seeded

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Palestinian Authority officials confirmed a report in the Israeli daily Ma'ariv Thursady that Israel has offered it a land transfer in stages, said th

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The Libyan lawyer representing a Bulgarian doctor and five Bulgarian nurses accused of contaminating Libyan children with the AIDS virus, denied Thurs

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Doctors are facing an alarming rise in the incidence of strokes among young people who have taken cocaine, amphetamines or Ecstasy, researchers report

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An Egyptian man claiming a jar of hair gel was a bomb tried Thursday to hijack an EgyptAir plane but was overpowered by the crew, airport officials sa

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UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan will confer with Israeli foreign Minister David Levy on Friday about Israel's plans to withdraw from southern Lebanon