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Cuban foreign minister says island is ready for talks with US

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Cuba is willing to hold talks with the United States "on any level," Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said Wednesday in conciliatory remarks aimed at the Obama administration.

October 29, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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October 30, 2008 12:00 amLoading…

'Survivor: Fans vs. Favorites' winner crowned

LOS ANGELES — Parvati Shallow was the last woman standing on "Survivor: Micronesia — Fans vs. Favorites."

May 12, 2008 12:00 amLoading…
Season finales queued up for next three weeks

Season finales queued up for next three weeks

After months of sinking ratings, a crippling strike by writers and another strike looming, this time by actors, many network television shows are limping their way across the finish line this month.

May 08, 2008 12:00 amLoading…

My opinion Maureen Dowd : Dems watch in horror as fight goes on

He's never going to shake her off. Not all by himself. The very fact that he can't shake her off has become her best argument against him. "Why can't he close the deal?" Hillary taunted at a polling place on Tuesday.

April 24, 2008 12:00 amLoading…
Remote Controlled: Former UA student vies to be next 'Idol'

Remote Controlled: Former UA student vies to be next 'Idol'

A former University of Arizona student is one step closer to being the next "American Idol."

February 17, 2008 12:00 amLoading…

My opinion George F. Will: 5 questions test McCain vulnerability

Foreign policy has slipped to the periphery of presidential politics, displaced by a nonexistent recession as the voters' preoccupation. Come autumn, however, Iraq and Iran might be central subjects, Iraq as a bigger problem for the Democratic nominee than for John McCain, and Iran as a prob…

February 17, 2008 12:00 amLoading…
Opinion by Bonnie Henry : Once a fighter, always a . . .

Opinion by Bonnie Henry : Once a fighter, always a . . .

He's sparred with Sugar Ray Robinson and Jake LaMotta, fought in the Pacific and lunched with Che Guevara.

February 07, 2008 12:00 am Photos



U.S. has no plans for caps on emissions

BALI, Indonesia — The United States will come up with its own plan to cut global-warming gases by mid-2008, and won't commit to mandatory caps at the U.N. climate conference here, the chief U.S. negotiator said Saturday.

December 09, 2007 12:00 am

Q&A on the News

Question: I read an article recently that said Americans are no longer the tallest people in the world. How do we "stack up" weightwise?

August 07, 2007 12:00 amLoading…

Saddam chief judge's relative slain

BAGHDAD — A relative of the new presiding judge in Saddam Hussein's genocide trial was shot and killed in Baghdad Friday, an attack condemned by the country's top prosecutor as an attempt to force the trial out of Iraq.

September 30, 2006 12:00 amLoading…

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