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Al-Qaeda trying to exploit security flaws on Syrian border, Iraqi officials say "Syria is not making enough effort to control its borders with Iraq, especially in the desert areas close to the Iraqi cities of al-Qaem and Rummana in western Anbar and Rabiea in western Ninawa province," said Iraqi national security advisor Falih al-Fayyadh. 03/6/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
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Lockboxes, Iraqi Loot and a Trail to the Fed The investigation led quickly to the vaults of four Western banks that were among a select group handling ... Iraq was not on the list, and that appeared to satisfy the Fed until June 25, when one of its auditors made a routine visit to Zurich. 06/5/2004 - 6:55 pm | View Link
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BBC NewsEgypt court puts Hamas on terrorist listBBC NewsAn Egyptian court has listed the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, accusing it of supporting an insurgency in northern Sinai. The ruling comes a month after a different court labelled the armed wing of Hamas as a terrorist group. Hamas
Freestyle Moguls World Cup Results
Mikael Kingsbury, Canada, 88.17 points.
Jeremy Cota, United States, 86.33.
Dylan Walczyk, United States, 72.04.
Bryon Wilson, United States, did not finish.
Thomas Rowley, United States, 79.66, Final 1.
Joseph Discoe, United States, 32.95, Final 1.
Sho Kashima, United States, qualification.
Troy Murphy, United States, qualification.
World Cup Moguls Standings(After seven of nine events)1.
Jeremy Cota, United States, 214.
Troy Murphy, United States, 166.
Dylan Walczyk, United States, 162.
Bryon Wilson, United States, 160.
Patrick Deneen, United States, 138.
Thomas Rowley, United States, 124.
Sho Kashima, United States, 104.
Joseph Discoe, United States, 54.
Troy Tully, United States, 29.
Ryan Dyer, United States, 18.
Bruce Perry, United States, 4.
Hannah Kearney, United States, 79.12.
Nikola Sudova, Czech Republic, 75.91.
Morgan Schild, United States, 75.11.
Ali Kariotis, United States, 68.80, Final 1.
Keaton McCargo, United States, did not finish, Final 1.
Mikaela Matthews, United States, qualification.
Democrats are losing some skirmishes over the Department of Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a political war that will haunt Republicans in 2016 and beyond.
 even some Republicans say party leaders are on a perilous path with a very public ideological struggle only highlighting the GOP's inability to pass contested legislation and possibly worsening its weak relationship with Hispanic voters.
Republican leaders, he said, have engaged "in tactical malpractice, and at some point we're going to vote on the negotiated Homeland Security appropriations bill," a bipartisan plan that most Republicans oppose but cannot kill.
The president, he said, has forced lawmakers to choose between "potential short-term national security threats and almost inevitable long-term damage to the constitutional foundation of the nation."
Police say a 38-year-old Brooklyn man has died six months after he was shot in the thigh.
Leandre Hart was shot twice in the right thigh on Aug. 10, 2014.
Police say Hart was shot on Atlantic Avenue in the East New York neighborhood.
He was taken to Brookdale Hospital. He died there more than six months later on Feb.
New York legislators have voted to postpone until next year the deadline for doctors to issue only electronic drug prescriptions, saying many still lack the required federal approval to do that for painkillers and other addictive drugs on the government list of controlled substances.
The electronic prescriptions — connected to a central database that doctors and pharmacists can check — are intended to prevent prescription fraud and doctor-shopping for addictive painkillers and illicit re-sales.