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David Crary

David Crary

    Bin Laden's death takes top spot in news story of 2011
    Bin Laden's death takes top spot in news story of 2011
    The killing of Osama bin Laden during a raid by US Navy seals on his hideout in Pakistan was the top news story of 2011, followed by Japan's...
    Cup bonanza bypasses many South Africans
    Cup bonanza bypasses many South Africans
    Job-seeking South Africans by the thousands signed on for short-term stints as World Cup security guards -- only to go on strike early in the...
    Canada's far north makes most of Olympic stage
    Canada's far north makes most of Olympic stage
    If dog-sledding were an Olympic sport, Canada's far north might field some medal contenders.
    Influx of Africans finds mixed fortunes in US
    Influx of Africans finds mixed fortunes in US
    They range from surgeons and scholars to illiterate refugees from some of the world's worst hellholes -- a dizzyingly varied stream of African...
    Loneliness takes hold in a populous nation
    Loneliness takes hold in a populous nation
    In bleak nursing homes and vibrant college dorms, in crowded cities and spread-out suburbs, Americans confront an ailment with no single cause or...
    Round-the-clock TV channel for babies makes debut
    Round-the-clock TV channel for babies makes debut
    Escalating an already heated national debate, a first-of-its-kind TV channel premieres on Thursday designed specifically for babies -- an age group...