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27 May 2009 

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 REGIONS
 Africa
More and More African Americans Find Their African Ancestry
President Obama Arrives in Ghana and Addresses Parliament Saturday  Audio Clip Available
Obama to Meet With African Representatives, Pope Friday
 Americas
Honduran Interim President Arrives in Costa Rica for Talks
Climate Change, World Trade at Forefront of Day Two of G8 Summit  Audio Clip Available  Video clip available
Honduran Economy in Peril From Political Crisis  Audio Clip Available
 Asia
Xinhua:  Earthquake Rocks SW China, Injures at least 300
Pakistani Fight Against Militants Continues, Concern Grows Over Safety of Displaced People  Video clip available
Pakistani Taliban Bomb Family Home of VOA Reporter
 Europe
Obama to Meet With African Representatives, Pope Friday
Srebrenica Massacre Victims Travel to Final Resting Place
Global Warming Agreement Reached at G8 Summit  Video clip available
 Iraq
US: Iranian Prisoner Release Not a Gesture to Tehran
More Than 50 Killed in Attacks in Iraq  Audio Clip Available
At Least 12 Killed in Iraq Attacks
 Middle East
US: Iranian Prisoner Release Not a Gesture to Tehran
Iranian Police, Protesters Clash
More Than 50 Killed in Attacks in Iraq  Audio Clip Available
 United States
Obama to Meet With African Representatives, Pope Friday
US: Iranian Prisoner Release Not a Gesture to Tehran
From Rural Montana to Wall Street and Beyond
 TOPICS
 Arts and Entertainment
From Rural Montana to Wall Street and Beyond
Pakistani Taliban Bomb Family Home of VOA Reporter
In Death, Michael Jackson as Popular as Ever  Audio Clip Available  Video clip available
 Disasters and Accidents
Xinhua:  Earthquake Rocks SW China, Injures at least 300
G8 Spouses Tour Italy's Earthquake Zone
Bodies of Yemeni Plane Victims Apparently Located off Tanzania
 Economy and Finance
From Rural Montana to Wall Street and Beyond
Kimberly Process Team Cites "Horrific" Violence in Zimbabwe Diamond Field  Audio Clip Available
Land Reform Issue Dominates First Day of Zimbabwe Investment Forum  Audio Clip Available
 Education
Zimbabwe Teachers Threaten Class Boycott  Audio Clip Available
Australian Delegation in India to Soothe Fears Over Student Attacks
Muslim Student President is Peacemaker at Los Angeles High School  Audio Clip Available
 Environment
Obama to Meet With African Representatives, Pope Friday
Global Warming Agreement Reached at G8 Summit  Video clip available
Climate Change, World Trade at Forefront of Day Two of G8 Summit  Audio Clip Available  Video clip available
 Health
Primate Study: Eating Less Extends Lifespan
New Drug Holds Promise In Some Cancer Cases  Video clip available
New Drug Combo Highly Effective Against Sleeping Sickness  Audio Clip Available
 Human Interest
Youthful Obesity Possible Link To Pancreatic Cancer  Video clip available
Thousands Pack Spanish Town for Bull-Running Festival
Ghana Combating Counterfeit Drugs
 Human Rights and Law
Kimberly Process Team Cites "Horrific" Violence in Zimbabwe Diamond Field  Audio Clip Available
Fourth Lawmaker of Zimbabwe's MDC Convicted, Party Charges Political Bias  Audio Clip Available
US Capitol Police Arrest AIDS Activists
 Labor
US Economic Data Shows Retail Weakness, Drop in Jobless Claims
Zimbabwe Union Remains at Odds With MDC On Constitutional Process  Audio Clip Available
Zimbabwe's Main Union Raises the Ante on Wages as Economy Stabilizes  Audio Clip Available
 Lifestyles
Sometimes the 'Good Life' Needs an Anchor  Audio Clip Available
Travel Could be Dangerous to Your Health
Rainbow Family Gathers for Peace  Audio Clip Available
 Politics
Obama to Meet With African Representatives, Pope Friday
US: Iranian Prisoner Release Not a Gesture to Tehran
Former Commander Calls for Major Change at NATO
 Religion
Zimbabwe's Troubled Anglican Diocese of Harare Gets a New Bishop  Audio Clip Available
Election Underscores Splits Among Iranian Clerics  Audio Clip Available
London Terror Bombings, Four Years Later  Video clip available
 Science and Technology
New Efforts to Discover How US Explorer Meriwether Lewis Died  Audio Clip Available
British Scientists Claim to Create Human Sperm
Internet Attackers Strike Against South Korea Again
 Social Issues
Support for Female Circumcision Declining in Egypt  Audio Clip Available
Violence in Xinjiang Nothing New Says China Analyst  Audio Clip Available
Uighur Protests Draw World Concern about Chinese Policies
 Sports
Zimbabwe Cricket Appoints Former Captain As Selectors Chairman  Audio Clip Available
Venus Williams Leads Philadelphia Freedoms in World Team Tennis Victory
Chicago Gets Boost from Obama for Bid to Host 2016 Olympics
 War and Conflict
US: Iranian Prisoner Release Not a Gesture to Tehran
UN Security Council Considering Sanctions Against Eritrea, Others
Pakistani Fight Against Militants Continues, Concern Grows Over Safety of Displaced People  Video clip available
 Weather
Australia Warns of Looming El Nino Climate Pattern
Iran Declares Sandstorm Holiday
WHO Says Monsoon Season Increases Health Risks for Pakistan's Displaced  Audio Clip Available