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03/29/2002

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Estonia Shocks Russia 2-1, France Routs Scotland

Minnow Estonia scored a shock 2-1 win over World Cup finalist Russia on Wednesday.

The Soothsayer

Stuart sidekick relishes his last week in the Soothsayer spotlight to focus on the final stages of the race to be English Premier League champion. There are also tips-a-plenty for the weekend's NCAA semis and a charity punt on the University boat race.

'Mr. Television' Passes Away at 93

Milton Berle, the acerbic, cigar-smoking vaudevillian who eagerly embraced a new medium and became ""Mr. Television"" in the dawn of the video age, died Wednesday, a spokesman said. He was 93.

New Kama Sutra Has Women on Top

A new edition of the 1,700-year-old Sanskrit sex manual, the Kama Sutra, hits bedside tables this month, but this time around, women's needs have wrestled themselves on top.

Passover Bombing Kills 20 in Israel

Israel said Thursday it would exercise its right to self defense, but stopped short of formally abandoning U.S.-backed truce efforts following a Palestinian suicide bombing in a hotel banquet hall that killed 20 diners and wounded more than 130 during a festive Passover seder, the ritual meal ushering in the weeklong Jewish holiday.

Arab States Endorse Peace Plan At Summit

An Arab summit in Beirut unanimously endorsed a Saudi-inspired plan for Middle East peace Thursday, offering Israel normal ties and full peace in exchange for complete withdrawal from occupied Arab land.

Zimbabwe Uses New Law to Charge Correspondent

Peta Thornycroft, the Zimbabwe correspondent for Britain's Daily Telegraph newspaper, was in police custody Thursday after being charged under Zimbabwe's new security laws, her lawyer said.

Humanitarian Effort Begins as Afghans Mourn Victims

Afghanistan observed a day of national mourning Thursday for victims of a series of powerful earthquakes that killed hundreds of people in the north and made tens of thousands homeless.

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