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By Amanda Terkel

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Amount the war in Iraq costs per minute, according to a new analysis by Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz and Harvard’s Linda Bilmes, put out by the American Friends Service Committee. The study finds that this $720 million a day could buy homes for 6,500 families or health care for 423,529 children.

‹ Extensive collection on ‘travel habits’ of Americans.

Blackwater allegedly involved in smuggling weapons. ›

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