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Pelosi irks some allies over bipartisan bill with Boehner

Path to Illinois pension reform now even trickier

Peugeot workers occupy plant slated to be sold

Chemical allegations in Syria haunt ally Iran

Filipino rebel attacks unlikely to sabotage peace

Japan boosts security near isles in China dispute

Debt limit overtaking shutdown as US crisis focus

Wal-Mart faceoff with DC fuels minimum wage debate

Familiar cast as US launches new Mideast peace bid

Obama nominating Comey as FBI director

Preoccupied Obama criticized over NKorea policy

US Congress to pass last-ditch deal to avert default

A look at main issues in Iran's nuclear program

Look at opponents of nuclear deal-making with Iran

Fed now unlikely to slow bond buying before 2014

US to sell $10.8 bln in missiles, bombs to Saudis, UAE

Tempers rise ahead of vote on Egypt charter

Foreign holdings of US debt hit $5.46 trillion

America: After a bumpy 2013, a wary world watches

Burundi govt backs down in constitutional stand-off

European rights court puts France burqa ban in spotlight

New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

NATO puts its faith in new high-tech HQ

Car bombs, clashes kill 21 civilians in Iraq

Obama nominates Democratic senator Baucus as China envoy

Thai military chief rebuffs protesters' intervention plea

EU to discuss new Russia sanctions, Ukraine warns of invasion

Analysis - Watch what markets don't do as world politics turns nasty

Richest Russian Alisher Usmanov Sells 10% in Holding Company

Ukraine tensions see euro come off boil

Argentina economy will likely contract this year - UN

Russian-Western crew blasts off for ISS onboard Soyuz rocket

Iraq elects new football chief amid FIFA warnings

Putin asks Ukraine separatists to postpone May 11 referendum

On high seas, Vietnam and China play tense game

Thai PM rules out resigning as protesters move to oust him

Ukraine claims advances on rebel-held positions

Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains

Abe calls for summit for 'inseparable' Japan and China

Russia can turn US to radioactive ash: Russian journalist

Kerry, Lavrov hold talks as Russia vows no Ukraine invasion

South Korea, Japan hold talks on mending ties

Australia strikes deal to send uranium to India

UN peacekeepers seized in Syrian Golan Heights

Gaffes worsen Abbott's woes as $37b in cuts stranded

Merkel generosity tested by surge in German refugees

McDonald's faces biggest test in Russia since end of Soviet era

Iran rejects 'excessive demands' in nuclear talks with six powers

ICC to try former Ivory Coast president for crimes against humanity

U.S. to beef up Black Sea presence after Crimea crisis: Hagel