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Last Updated: August 9, 2009
In a 68–31 vote, the United States Senate confirmed Sonia Sotomayor to the United States Supreme Court. Sonia Sotomayor made history as the first _________ to join the supreme court.
2. The closure of Vestas plants in the UK is, according to the company, the result of:
3. How many police officers were killed in a drug cartel shootout in Mexico last Thursday
5. A woman in Paris, France has been found to be infected by a strain of the HIV virus with a lineage that is closer to the Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) normally found in gorillas than that in chimpanzees. What is the most likely theory on how she contracted the virus?