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America Breaking News: Afghan Aid Money Squandered on Conferences

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According to a report released Monday by the Pentagon's Special Inspector General for Afghan Reconstruction, a U.S. program designed to promote stability in war-ravaged Afghanistan has spent $47 million money on conferences and none on grants to accomplish its aim. France called for the European Commission to make public its mandate to negotiate EU-U.S. free-trade talks, citing what it said was an atmosphere of mistrust over efforts to forge a landmark pact. A judge ruled that Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke should testify in the lawsuit by American International Group's former chief Maurice "Hank" Greenberg against the United States over the insurer's 2008 bailout,

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