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Its stance is a setback to the Obama administration and raises fresh concerns that Iraq is drifting further into the orbit of an American arch rival — Iran.
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Merkel, Sarkozy reach banks accord
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German, French leaders promise sweeping changes to euro zone’s governance, but offer few details.
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Increasingly more educators are reaching out to families in a manner once considered out of bounds in an effort to turn unresponsive parents into allies.
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