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August 22, 2002
Neighbor convicted in girl's murder
Jurors needed nine days to reach a guilty verdict in the van Dam case. Defense attorneys tried to pin blame on the lifestyle of the girl's parents.

Crash course in survival
No time? No fuel? No autopilot? No sweat. Three flight crews are honored for averting disaster.

Chretien stepping down in '04
TORONTO -- Prime Minister Jean Chretien, the longest-serving leader of a Western democracy, announced Wednesday amid an internal party challenge that he will leave office in 2004 instead of seeking a fourth consecutive term.

Pentagon may study health link in slayings
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Pentagon is considering sending a medical team to investigate whether behavioral or physical problems might be involved in a series of domestic killings at Fort Bragg, an Army spokeswoman said Wednesday.

Health briefs
Study links rheumatoid arthritis, carbohydrate

Nation in brief
Navy, Marines ground helicopters

World in brief
Toll in building collapse hits 8

Wrongly convicted man finally free
RICHMOND, Va. -- DNA tests last year proved Marvin Lamont Anderson didn't commit the rape that sent him to prison for 15 years. Wednesday, a piece of paper finally allowed him to feel like a free man.

Iraqi envoy sees U.S., Israeli role in takeover
BERLIN -- Recounting the five hours he was held hostage by gunmen, Iraq's acting ambassador said Wednesday that he is convinced his captors were either Israeli or American agents whose goal was to raise German support for a U.S. attack on Baghdad.

From AP: special links on the terrorist attacks and aftermath
Sharon and Arafat: Old foes on parallel paths
FBI's Most Wanted terrorists
Afghanistan in Depth
Panoramic view of tragedy
Satellite view of Ground Zero
Flashpoint: Afghanistan
Multimedia Coverage of the Terror Attacks
Latest News on the Terror Attacks
Updated List of Victims
Terror Attack Multimedia Gallery
Terror's Path: An Interactive Map
Missing: A Multimedia Essay
Terror Attack: Minute by Minute
Terror Attack: Tower Collapse
Terrorists Attack: Video Gallery
Aftermath Photo Gallery
Day of Terror Photo Gallery
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