Heavy fighting has erupted between Iraqi security forces and insurgents in northwestern Baghdad, killing at least three policemen.
President Bush is in Chile today (Saturday) to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit and meet with several other world leaders.
The military junta in Rangoon has released one of Burma's best known and longest-imprisoned political dissidents, Min Ko Naing, who led a student pro-democracy movement in the late 1980s.
The man documented as the world's oldest has died at the age of 113 -- about two weeks before his 114 birthday.
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