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May 10, 2000

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The Philadelphia Flyers triumphed 2-1 over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series at Mellon Arena Tuesday, makin

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Saudi Arabia appointed Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdul-Aziz to head a recently-formed state body to promote tourism in the kingdom, Saudi News Agen

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Iran opened a visa section Tuesday on its Gulf island of Qeshm to boost tourism to the mainland. The island is one of the three free trade zones in Ir

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An Israeli helicopter attacked Hizbollah positions in southern Lebanon Wednesday, said Reuters. The agency quoted witnesses as saying that the helicop

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Egypt announced Tuesday it will raise 92 governmental companies for sale. Egyptian Minister of Public Business Sector Mukhtar Khattab was quoted by Ar

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A blood-thinning drug derived from the venom of the Malayan pit viper can reverse symptoms in stroke victims, found a study published by the Associate

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Saudi Crown prince Abdullah discussed bilateral relations and international developments with Sudanese President Omar Beshir by telephone Tuesday, the

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The giant boxer Mike Tyson sent a clear challenge to Lennox Lewis, heating up the world's ring for the heavyweight champions. The 33-years-old Tyson c

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At least two Palestinians were wounded in violent clashes with Israeli soldiers that erupted Wednesday in the West Bank town of Bethlehem after a demo

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Tradition says the biblical Prophet Abraham fathered both the Jewish and Arab nations. Now, new DNA-based research reveals a genetic link between Jews

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The World Bank's board of directors delayed voting on two controversial loans to Iran, leaving consideration of the already postponed $231 million in

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Israel and the European Union are near agreement on Israel's admission to a UN grouping of mostly European nations, Israel's ambassador to the UN Yehu

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Iraqi president Saddam Hussein has likened Iraq's confrontation with the US superpower over the past decade to a Jihad, or Muslim holy war, newspapers

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Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar held talks Tuesday with Moroccan king Mohammed VI in the Moroccan port city of Tangier on issues of mutual int

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Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammad Said Sahhaf and his Yugoslav counterpart Zivadin Jovanovic agreed in talks in Belgrade Tuesday that sanctions were a "