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Thursday, January 5, 2012
Pakistani university students protest against the NATO airstrikes on Pakistani troops, outside the U. S. consulate in Karachi, Pakistan in December. (AP)

Pakistani expert Adil Najam says U.S./Pakistan relations are likely to get much worse over the coming year, but that may force both sides to start making realistic promises.

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Thursday, December 29, 2011
Supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamat-e-Islami attend a rally against Raymond Allen Davis, a U.S. consulate employee suspected in a shooting, in Lahore, Pakistan. (AP)

From the Raymond Davis incident to the killing of Osama Bin Laden, the relationship between the U.S. and Pakistan soured in 2011.

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Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamat-e-Islami attend a rally against Raymond Allen Davis, a U.S. consulate employee suspected in a shooting, in Lahore, Pakistan. (AP)

The controversy continues in Pakistan over an American who is suspected of shooting and killing two men he claims were trying to rob him last month.The U.S. says Raymond Davis is an embassy worker, but Pakistani officials say he does not qualify for diplomatic immunity in this case.

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Monday, January 10, 2011
Supporters of Pakistani religious party Sunni Tehreek raise posters showing Mumtaz Qadri, alleged killer of Punjab governor Salman Taseer, during a rally supporting him and calling his release in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. (AP)

Vice President Joe Biden heads to Pakistan this week with a promise of more U.S. assistance. But he’s also expected to challenge Pakistan’s leaders to tell him exactly what they need to clear the Taliban from the tribal areas on the border with Afghanistan.

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Thursday, October 21, 2010
Army Lt. Kenneth Kovach speaks to members of Pakistan's paramilitary Frontier Corps over coils of concertina wire that separate Afghanistan and Pakistan. (David Gilkey/NPR)

Veteran NPR Journalist Fired For Comments About Muslims, Pennsylvania Becomes Bellwether State For Midterm Elections, Florida Schools Scramble To Meet Class Cap Requirements, After 16 Years In Prison, Clemency Sought In $11 Robbery Case, Tensions Flare Between The US And Pakistan, Not Your Grandfather’s Sherlock Holmes

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Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Supporters of a Pakistani religious group hold a rally against U.S. drone missile strikes on the country's tribal areas, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 in Karachi, Pakistan. (AP)

US Intensifies Attacks In Pakistan, GOP Targets State Houses In Highly Democratic Northeast, High-Powered Lasers Are A Danger To Pilots, Grieving Father Launches A Personal Crusade To Stop Texting While Driving, Pastry Competition Puts The Heat On Master Chefs

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Monday, September 6, 2010
Lobster traps used by the Stonington Lobster Co-op. (Kathy Gunst)

A Great American Songwriter Returns, Militant Attacks Rock Pakistan, Lobster: Maine’s State Food, A Camp With Hope: Camp Jabberwocky

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Monday, August 30, 2010
President Barack Obama, walking with daughter Sasha, and first lady Michelle Obama and daughter Melia, return to the White House in Washington, Sunday. (AP)

President Obama’s Busy Week, Can A Vaccine Treat An Addiction?, Hurricane Earl Could Become Major Hurricane, Joyce Maynard Talks About Parenting And Her Novel “Labor Day”

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Thursday, August 19, 2010
A column of U.S. Army Stryker armored vehicles cross the border from Iraq  into Kuwait on Wednesday. The trucks are part of the last combat brigade to leave Iraq as part of the drawdown of U.S. forces. (AP)

American Troops Withdraw From Iraq, But It Isn’t Over Yet, Amputee War Vets Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, How The Islamic Center In N.Y. Ignited A Political Firestorm, Flood Waters Continue To Ravage Pakistan, Henry Winkler Is Still Having Fun On TV

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Friday, August 13, 2010
Actress Janet Leigh in the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 classic thriller "Psycho." (AP)

Children Fly Without IDs and Buy Tickets With Cash, Professor Gets On A Plane And Into Conversations About Race, Flood Waters Continue To Rise In Pakistan, Some of the Nation’s Wealthy Say ‘Tax Me More’, Hitchcock’s Psycho Still Scares At 50

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Tuesday, August 10, 2010
An aerial view of houses submerged in floodwater in Mithan Kot, in central Pakistan. (AP)

Floods Devastate Asia, Pakistan Crisis, Key Primary Elections In Four States Today, Going Farther, With Less, Best-Selling Author Carl Hiaasen Turns His Satirical Eye To The Seedy Side Of Celebrity.

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Tuesday, August 10, 2010
A man takes a picture of the devastated town of Zhouqu in northwestern China's Gansu province on Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. (AP)

With landslides in China, flash floods in Indian-controlled Kashmir and the worst floods in Pakistan’s history, the flood season in Asia has been devastating.

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Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Pakistani villagers move into safe place from a flooded village near Nowshera,  Pakistan, Thursday, July 29, 2010. Rivers burst their banks during monsoon rains, washing away streets, battering a dam and killing at least 60 people in most severe floods in decades in northwest Pakistan, officials said Thursday. Hundreds of thousands more were stranded as rescue workers struggled to reach far-flung villages.(AP)

Washington Girds For Battle Over Bush Tax Cuts, A Pastor’s View Of Arizona’s Illegal Immigration Law, Floods Devastate Pakistan, The War Over Raw Milk Heats Up, Growing Up Gay, Bullied and Obsessed with ‘Bewitched’

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Thursday, May 20, 2010
Greenpeace worker Lindsey Allen collects samples of oil that washed up along the mouth of the Mississippi River near Venice, La. Wednesday, May 19, 2010. (AP)

Oil From The BP Spill Clogs Louisiana’s Marshes, Financial Regulation Is Within Sight On Both Sides Of the Atlantic, Pakistan Cracks Down On YouTube And Facebook, Second Grader Asks Michelle Obama If President Will Take Away Her Mom, So You Think You’d Make a Great Book Narrator

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Friday, November 13, 2009

9/11 Mastermind to be Tried in New York, ‘Million-Dollar Throw’, Iranian Dissidents in Iraq, The Porous Border between Afghanistan and Pakistan, Letters, Pirate Radio

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Friday, October 30, 2009

9/11-Linked Passport Discovered in Pakistan, Rosanne Cash and ‘The List’, Afghanistan, Biotech Companies and Health Care Reform, Letters, The Death of Edgar Allen Poe

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Thursday, October 29, 2009

Swine Flu Update, There’s No Place Like Home, Pakistan, A Female Writer’s Perspective on Letterman, John Cazale

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Monday, October 19, 2009

Afghan Elections, Farmer Soldiers, High School Breathalyzer, Group Health, The New Portuguese Cuisine

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Thursday, October 15, 2009

More Attacks in Pakistan, The Crisis in American Dental Health Care, Understanding the Markets, Five Farms, Part Four

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Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Financial Industry Bonuses, A Who’s Who of Insurgents in Pakistan, Rush Limbaugh and the St. Louis Rams, Five Farms, Part Three, Diary of a Wimpy Kid

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