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Agent Storm: Inside al Qaeda for the CIA 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:44:58 EDT 
    For years, Morten Storm moved between two worlds. Now, the radical Islamist turned double agent is lifting the lid on some of the world's best-kept secrets.

Finding a wife for Anwar al-Awlaki 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:45:45 EDT 
    On 9 March 2010 I stood outside the international bus terminal on Erdbergstraße in Vienna, waiting for the 11 a.m. bus from Zagreb to arrive. It was cold and breezy, typical of March in the Austrian capital.

Fallout from spy's dramatic revelations 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:37:03 EDT 
    When first revealed, Morten Storm's account of his life as a double agent inside al Qaeda sent shockwaves through Denmark's political and intelligence establishment. The first accounts came in the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten in October 2012.

Scotland stays -- but the story's not over 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:57:41 EDT 
    David Cameron has had the narrowest of political escapes, but many questions remain.

Scotland's independence vote in 95 seconds 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:36:41 EDT 
    Watch the highs and lows from the day when Scotland took to the polls to vote on independence.

Arabs see little in U.S. anti-ISIS plan 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:31:06 EDT 
    The U.S. must remember that no matter how much planning goes into a military strategy against ISIS, the Arab public isn't convinced that anything will change, regional experts say.

Can Alibaba topple Silicon Valley? 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:33:48 EDT 
    Shares in the Chinese Internet giant Alibaba surged on its IPO debut. Can it now surpass the biggest players?

Losers should be heard 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:39:00 EDT 
    Defeat often spurs violent nationalism and now is the time to tackle their grievances.

Scenes from the field 
  Fri, 06 Dec 2013 03:12:27 EST 

    Scots vote No 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:08:09 EDT 
      Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom -- along with England, Wales and Northern Ireland -- following a historic referendum vote.

      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:55:05 EDT 
      Internet giant Alibaba is going public. Can it surpass the biggest players?

    ISIS structure 
      Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:29:55 EDT 
      ISIS' power hierarchy looks a lot like that of the Western nations whose values it rejects -- if you take away democracy and add a council to consider who should be beheaded.

    Li Na 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:57:37 EDT 
      Asia's first grand slam singles tennis champion calls it a day.

    3D art 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:58:18 EDT 
      This company creates 3D optical illusions. But when the banks didn't believe in it, it found another way to raise money.

    Virile tortoise 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:59:06 EDT 
      A vacation with a different guide brings you closer to nature's marvels.
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