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09/10/2003

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Russia Earns Quarterfinal Berth

Russia beat Croatia 81-77 on Monday to reach the quarterfinals of the European Basketball Championships.

Arab League Seats Iraq Delegate

Iraq's U.S.-appointed Governing Council took a major step toward international recognition Tuesday when Arab League foreign ministers admitted its delegate to represent Baghdad.

Italian Prime Minister Turns Talents Back to Songwriting

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who once worked as a cruise ship crooner, is set to renew his musical career with the launch of an album of love ballads he has written.

SARS Case Confirmed in Singapore

Singapore said Tuesday that tests had shown it had a new case of SARS, in what could be the world's first case since a global outbreak was declared over in July.

Sharon Talking Defense in India

Israel Prime Minister Ariel Sharon launched a historic visit to India by laying a wreath Tuesday at the memorial of the subcontinent's great peacemaker, Mohandas Gandhi.

Filmmaker Riefenstahl Dead at 101 in Berlin

Photographer and Nazi-era filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl, whose hypnotic depiction of Hitler's Nuremberg rally, ""Triumph of the Will,"" was renowned and despised as the best propaganda film ever made, died Monday.

White House Adds $55Bln to Iraq Bill

The administration of U.S. President George W. Bush, which asked the U.S. Congress for $87 billion mostly for operations in Iraq, said it will cost as much as $55 billion more to rebuild the country.

Euro Zone GDP Slips 0.1% in Q2

Euro zone gross domestic product fell 0.1 percent in the second quarter compared with the previous three months, as nearly half of the dozen economies in the bloc contracted, Eurostat said Tuesday.

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