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In a pointed but mostly symbolic expression of displeasure with Moscow, President Bush canceled a once-celebrated civilian nuclear cooperation deal with Russia.

Three British Muslims with ties to Pakistan were found guilty of conspiracy to murder in a terrorist bombing campaign that could have killed hundreds with liquid explosives. The arrest of the men in 2006 caused travel chaos after officials said they uncovered a plot to bring down trans-Atlantic airliners.

A father and his 12-year-old son were safe after spending more than 12 hours overnight treading water in the Atlantic, miles from the central Florida coast.

After 12 years, Broadway’s ‘Rent’ closed on Sunday.

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