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SOB STORY His employees might be broke thanks to his company's creative accounting, but ex-Enron CEO Kenneth Lay and his wife Linda are also feeling the pain. The couple claim they are nearing bankruptcy because their fortune is locked in worthless Enron stock. Hmm, sounds familiar

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"To be very frank with you, how can we defend America?"
CROWN PRINCE ABDULLAH,
Saudi Arabian royal, explaining the Saudi regime's concern about America's credibility in the Arab world

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$640 billion is how much the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks could...

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