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Still much to do

One year after the Indian Ocean tsunami, the world's ID sleuths press on with their grisly task.

World

Survivors pray, lay wreaths in tsunami memorial

PHUKET, Thailand (Reuters) - Tsunami survivors and relatives of the dead laid wreaths and prayed on the Thai island of Phuket on Saturday as they began marking the first anniversary of the disaster.

World

Iraqis find 31 bodies in "mass grave" at Kerbala

KERBALA, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi officials said they found the skeletal remains of 31 people in what they described as a mass grave in the Shi'ite holy city of Kerbala on Tuesday.

World

U.S. lags behind al Qaeda in information war - Rumsfeld

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States lags dangerously behind al Qaeda and other enemies in getting out information in the digital media age and must update its old-fashioned methods, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld said on Friday.

World

Mass burials begin in Philippine landslide tragedy

GUINSAUGON, Philippines (Reuters) - Philippine villagers began to bury their dead in a mass grave on Sunday as rescuers pulled only corpses from an entombed community of 1,800 crushed under metres of mud by a landslide.

World

Mass burials begin in Philippine landslide tragedy

GUINSAUGON, Philippines (Reuters) - Philippine villagers began to bury their dead in a mass grave on Sunday as rescuers pulled only corpses from an entombed community of 1,800 crushed under metres of mud by a landslide.

World

Philippine mudslide village buries hope with dead

GUINSAUGON, Philippines (Reuters) - Hunting for bodies and burying the dead resumes in the central Philippines on Monday, with rescuers holding out little hope for survivors in a village of 1,800 entombed by a collapsed mountainside.

World

Philippine landslide village buries bodies and hope

GUINSAUGON, Philippines (Reuters) - Hunting for bodies and burying the dead resumed in the central Philippines on Monday, with rescuers holding out little hope for survivors in a village of 1,800 entombed by a collapsed mountainside.

World

Philippine landslide village buries bodies and hope

GUINSAUGON, Philippines (Reuters) - Hunting for bodies and burying the dead resumed in the central Philippines on Monday, with rescuers holding out little hope for survivors in a village of 1,800 entombed by a collapsed mountainside.

Nation

Yogyakarta earthquake: Share your experience

BANTUL, Indonesia (AP): A powerful earthquake flattened buildings in central Indonesia early Saturday, killing at least 2,900 people and injuring thousands more in the country's worst disaster since the 2004 tsunami.