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Bush Insists Rumsfeld Will Stay On

Amid reports the defense secretary had twice offered his resignation, Bush offers Rumsfeld his full support.

Hiddink Signs $5M Russia Contract

Dutchman Guus Hiddink promised on Friday to restore Russia to its former glory after signing a deal to become the national team's coach.

The National Drink

In fall 1977, the state vodka monopoly of the Polish People's Republic filed suit in an international trade court claiming that vodka had first been distilled in Poland.

A Double Standard for Dictators

The European Union took an important step last week toward punishing Europe's last dictator, Alexander Lukashenko, banning the Belarussian president and 30 of his aides and political collaborators from entering any of the union's 25 countries.

Losers, Weepers

There are any number of good reasons not to lose wars. Aside from the cost in blood and treasure, your rivals lose their respect for you and your enemies their fear.

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