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Sharapova Run Ragged as Kuznetsova Bags Title

For 90 minutes, Svetlana Kuznetsova kept Maria Sharapova on the run, dashing from corner to corner in vain pursuit of a championship.

Niyazov Made Olympic Chief

Turkmen President Saparmurat Niyazov added another feather to his cap Friday when he was unanimously elected to head the Central Asian nation's Olympic committee.

Rice and Straw Make Surprise Visit to Iraq

They arrive as Iraqi Prime Minister al-Jaafari faces increasing pressure to resign.

Iran Accepts Russian Aid After Quake

Italy and Russia sent planeloads of tents, blankets and other supplies to help 21,000 Iranian families left homeless by three strong earthquakes that hit in quick succession, killing 70 people.

Infected by Stalinism

We are using Stalin's methods again, this time to fight terrorism. I am writing for The Washington Post on a subject that one can no longer write about in Russia -- islamsky terrorizm, or Islamic terrorism cases.

On the Cover of China's Rolling Stone

It has been years, if not decades, since Rolling Stone was considered the bible of the counterculture. But the magazine may have won back some hippie cred with its premiere issue in China, which came out in March, sold its entire print run -- and promptly found its license revoked.

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