A team of zoologists have been looking for the Formosan clouded leopard, indigenous to Taiwan, for 13 years. Last week they announced it was extinct.
Afghan president says those who disagree with his offer of safety for the Taliban to attend talks can unseat him or leave the country.
Ehud Olmert's announcement on Wednesday night to cede leadership in September could spur a party shake-up and a shakier peace process.
Its improved standing poses challenge to US policy of isolation.
New report says site is being used to develop missiles with 4,000 mile range.
Israel agreed Sunday to dismantle 50 West Bank roadblocks after talks with Secretary of State Rice.
The British government says it has learned from the US that its earlier denials of aiding the criticized operations were wrong.