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Tom Brown

Tom Brown

    Quake amputees embody resilience in broken Haiti
    Quake amputees embody resilience in broken Haiti
    Sprinting on their crutches at breakneck speed, the young soccer players who lost legs in Haiti's earthquake last year project a symbol of hope and...
    Colombian 'coffins' run cocaine beneath the waves
    Colombian 'coffins' run cocaine beneath the waves
    Packed with cocaine and grimly christened "coffins", sleek jungle-built submarines are steaming their way north from Colombia through Pacific...
    Art down but not out at Art Basel Miami Beach
    Art down but not out at Art Basel Miami Beach
    Even Picassos seem to be less than recession-proof these days as the art world succumbs to the global economic downturn.
    'Underwater' mortgages a growing threat to US
    'Underwater' mortgages a growing threat to US
    Long before she filed for bankruptcy, Ann Neukomm was "underwater" -- she owed more on her mortgage than her house was worth -- a situation more...
    Cigarette makers face flood of lawsuits
    Cigarette makers face flood of lawsuits
    United States tobacco companies have been hit with thousands of new lawsuits in Florida from smokers and their families seeking compensation before...