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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  December 24, 2009

Taliban video claims to be of captured US soldier 12/24/2009, 10:07 p.m. PST
(AP) KABUL - The Taliban has released a video purporting to show captured U.S. soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who disappeared more than five months ago in eastern Afghanistan.
Pakistan police: Americans may face terror charges 12/24/2009, 10:05 p.m. PST
(AP) ISLAMABAD - Pakistani police are pursuing terrorism charges against five detained American men, police said Friday, a move that could complicate efforts to bring the men back to the United States where they could also land in the courts.
Senate OKs health care measure, reaching milestone 12/24/2009, 6:10 a.m. PST
(AP) WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats passed a landmark health care bill in a climactic Christmas Eve vote that could define President Barack Obama's legacy and usher in near-universal medical coverage for the first time in the country's history.
A comparison of House, Senate health care bills 12/24/2009, 4:51 a.m. PST
(AP) A comparison of the health care bills passed by the Senate and House
Congress raises debt ceiling to $12.4 trillion 12/24/2009, 4:36 a.m. PST
(AP) WASHINGTON - The Senate voted Thursday to raise the ceiling on the government debt to $12.4 trillion, a massive increase over the current limit and a political problem that President Barack Obama has promised to address next year.
Blasts kill 27 Iraqis before solemn Shiite holiday 12/24/2009, 4:30 a.m. PST
(AP) BAGHDAD - Bombs hit Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad and a central Iraqi city Thursday, killing at least 27 people and wounding scores more, in the latest attack in the lead-up to Ashoura, the sect's most solemn annual rite.
Bombings in Iraq kill 13 ahead of Shiite rite 12/24/2009, 4:30 a.m. PST
(AP) BAGHDAD - Staggered explosions targeting Shiite Muslim pilgrims killed at least 13 people and injured 74 on Thursday, authorities said, raising fears of further sectarian attacks at the approach of Shiite Islam's most solemn holiday.
Threats, Ashoura bring blue Christmas in Iraq 12/24/2009, 3:12 a.m. PST
(AP) BAGHDAD - Christmas is bumping into Shiite Islam's most mournful ceremony this year, forcing Iraqi Christians to keep their celebrations under tighter wraps than usual.
Israeli group wants Hamas charged in Belgium 12/24/2009, 2:57 a.m. PST
(AP) JERUSALEM - Fifteen Israeli civilians wounded in Palestinian rocket attacks have petitioned a Belgian court to issue arrest warrants against leaders of the Gaza Strip's ruling Hamas movement.
Israeli teens: We won't dismantle settlements 12/24/2009, 2:40 a.m. PST
(AP) JERUSALEM - About 200 Israeli teenagers soon to be drafted sent a letter to Israel's defense minister on Thursday, saying they won't enforce any military orders to dismantle settlements in the West Bank because that violates Jewish law.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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