News for 2012-03-03

Saturday, March 3, 2012
[field_image_caption-raw] Iran Votes: Ahmadinejad Rivals Set to Gain Control of Parliament
National elections in Iran on Friday saw historically high turnout, and unofficial results on Saturday show strong results for supporters of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader, whiles candidates close to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad did less well. Al Jazeera 's Dorsa Jabbari, reporting...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Costs of Climate Change Touching Down All Around: Insurers
As southern Indiana, Kentucky and other midwestern states woke Saturday to devastated communities and a rising death toll, the world again was treated to pictures and video of mother nature's ferocious power and the merciless power of her most precise and terrifying storm, the tornado. Most...
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[field_image_caption-raw] BP Settlement Avoids Day in Court with People Hurt by Spill
Oil giant BP announced late on Friday that is has reached an out of court settlement with thousands of individuals who were injured financially or physically by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. The spill, caused by poor drilling practices and seemingly defective equipment, was the largest...
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[title] Is Obama Giving in to Israeli Pressure over Iran?
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