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Libyan rebels win battle for Brega (UPDATES) (VIDEO)

Rebels thwarted Muammar Gaddafi's first major counteroffensive in eastern Libya as they managed to retain control over Brega, a strategic oil port 460 miles east of Tripoli.

Chile moves toward nuclear power

About 18 percent of the country's energy comes from oil and about 9 percent from coal, and those numbers are only trending upward.

Obama: Libya crackdown outrageous and unacceptable (VIDEO)

President Obama broke his silence Wednesday and condemned the crackdown in Libya by defiant leader Muammar Gaddafi. In his first public statement on the violence against anti-government protesters, the president said "the suffering and bloodshed is outrageous and it is unacceptable" and that the Libyan leader will be held accountable. "Like all governments, the Libyan government has a responsibility to refrain from violence, to allow humanitarian assistance to reach those in need and to respect the rights of its people," Obama said. "It must be held accountable for its failure to meet those responsibilities and face the cost of continued violations of human rights."

Obama’s F-35 sales push

To some, it might seem odd that Obama is willing to hand over keys to aircraft packed with the latest U.S. military technology.
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