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CAPRIATI FOUGHT OFF FOUR MATCH POINTS IN THE SECOND SET AND BEAT MARTI...

Capriati fought off four match points in the second set and beat Martina Hingis 4-6, 7-6 (7), 6-2 Saturday to win her second consecutive Australian Open title. No woman had ever saved more match points and won a Grand Slam final.

World | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 299

POLICE FIRED TEAR GAS AND RUBBER BULLETS AS A DEMONSTRATION IN THE ARG...

Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets as a demonstration in the Argentine capital descended into violence Saturday. Public outrage against a deep economic crisis triggered renewed protests Friday as unemployed Argentines blocked highways.

World | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 321

A DAY AFTER INDIA TEST-LAUNCHED A NUCLEAR-CAPABLE BALLISTIC MISSILE, T...

A day after India test-launched a nuclear-capable ballistic missile, the nation paraded the weapon during the country's Republic Day celebration in New Delhi. India's 53rd annual Republic Day came amid unprecedented security as its troops and Pakistani fo

World | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 394

THE FORMER VICE CHAIRMAN OF ENRON CORP. -- WHO MADE MILLIONS ON THE SA...

The former vice chairman of Enron Corp. -- who made millions on the sale of Enron stock but was unhappy with Enron's business practices and quit last May -- was found dead Friday, the victim of an apparent suicide, police in Sugar Land, Texas, said.

World | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 462

PAKISTAN HAS CRITICIZED INDIA'S TEST LAUNCHING OF A NUCLEAR-CAPABLE BA...

Pakistan has criticized India's test launching of a nuclear-capable ballistic missile, saying the action threatens regional stability and warning that it has "the means to defend itself". Though it was informed in advance of the test, a Pakistani foreign

World | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 356

ISRAELI FIGHTER PLANES STRUCK PALESTINIAN SECURITY INSTALLATIONS IN GA...

Israeli fighter planes struck Palestinian security installations in Gaza and the West Bank late Friday, Palestinian sources and Israel Radio reported. The airstrikes came hours after a suicide bomber in Tel Aviv set off an explosive device near the city's

World | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 284

A TEAM OF NUCLEAR EXPERTS IS DUE TO ARRIVE IN BAGHDAD FOR AN ANNUAL IN...

A team of nuclear experts is due to arrive in Baghdad for an annual inspection of Iraq's uranium stockpiles. The International Atomic Energy Agency's team is unrelated to U.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 253

A BOMBER WOUNDED AT LEAST 22 PEOPLE IN TEL AVIV WHEN HE DETONATED AN E...

A bomber wounded at least 22 people in Tel Aviv when he detonated an explosive device. The suicide bomber struck on Friday morning in a busy shopping district of central Tel Aviv, near the city's old bus station.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 263

THE AL QAEDA TERRORIST ORGANIZATION WAS BUILDING A SERIOUS WEAPONS PRO...

The al Qaeda terrorist organization was building a serious weapons program with a heavy emphasis on developing a nuclear device, according to an exhaustive review of documents discovered in Afghanistan. The apparent al Qaeda documents were found in a Kabu

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 317

THE U.S. TREASURY DEPARTMENT ON THURSDAY SAID IT HAD AUTHORIZED THE FE...

The U.S.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 288

U.N. SECRETARY GENERAL KOFI ANNAN HAS ARRIVED IN THE AFGHAN CAPITAL OF...

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World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 406

INDIA HAS TESTED AN INTERMEDIATE-RANGE NUCLEAR-CAPABLE BALLISTIC MISSI...

India has tested an intermediate-range nuclear-capable ballistic missile off its eastern coast. The test comes amid a tense military stand-off with nuclear rival Pakistan, though defense analysts say the Agni is seen more as a deterrent against nuclear-ar

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 392

FEDERAL RESERVE CHAIRMAN ALAN GREENSPAN EXPRESSED OPTIMISM THURSDAY AB...

Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan expressed optimism Thursday about the U.S.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 260

ELITE U.S. TROOPS ATTACKED TWO GUERRILLA COMPOUNDS IN SOUTHERN AFGHANI...

Elite U.S.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 395

CAPTURED AMERICAN AL QAEDA FIGHTER JOHN WALKER LINDH IS SCHEDULED TO M...

Captured American al Qaeda fighter John Walker Lindh is scheduled to make his first court appearance on Thursday to face charges including conspiring to kill Americans in the war in Afghanistan. Walker was charged last week with conspiring to kill America

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350

US PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR A $48BN INCREASE IN...

US President George W Bush has announced plans for a $48bn increase in defence spending to fight the war on terror. The increase - of nearly 15% - will be the largest rise in US military spending in 20 years, he said in a speech to military reserve office

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 359

FORMER LEBANESE PRO-ISRAELI MILITIA LEADER ELIE HOBEIKA HAS BEEN KILLE...

Former Lebanese pro-Israeli militia leader Elie Hobeika has been killed in a bomb attack outside his home in the capital, Beirut.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 339

THE CHAIRMAN OF BANKRUPT ENERGY GIANT ENRON HAS RESIGNED, AS AN INVEST...

The chairman of bankrupt energy giant Enron has resigned, as an investigation in the US Congress continues into the company's crash. Furious lawmakers grilled auditor Andersen on Thursday over its role in the collapse of Enron Corp.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 354

THE FIRST BULK SUPPLIES OF FOOD FLOWED INTO VOLCANO-STRICKEN GOMA WEDN...

The first bulk supplies of food flowed into volcano-stricken Goma Wednesday, six days after its long-suffering people lost much of their home town to Africa's deadliest eruption in 25 years.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 283

JOHN WALKER, THE AMERICAN CAPTURED WHILE FIGHTING ALONGSIDE THE TALIBA...

John Walker, the American captured while fighting alongside the Taliban in Afghanistan, arrived on U.S.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 356

THE MILITARY ON WEDNESDAY SUSPENDED CONTROVERSIAL FLIGHTS OF AFGHAN WA...

The military on Wednesday suspended controversial flights of Afghan war captives to a U.S.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 241
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