Winners & Losers

Winners WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images Australian farmers: It finally rains. Illegal immigrants: Amnesty (or something like it) on the way. Protectionists: Doha going nowhere. The Japanese economy: Enjoying a record current account surplus. Odyssey Marine Exploration: Struggling treasure hunters hit $500 million jackpot. Losers Prince Harry: Instead of going to war-torn Iraq he may be headed ...

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Winners

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Australian farmers: It finally rains.

Winners

WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images

Australian farmers: It finally rains.

Illegal immigrants: Amnesty (or something like it) on the way.

Protectionists: Doha going nowhere.

The Japanese economy: Enjoying a record current account surplus.

Odyssey Marine Exploration: Struggling treasure hunters hit $500 million jackpot.

Losers

Prince Harry: Instead of going to war-torn Iraq he may be headed for … war-torn Sierra Leone. Also, no more nightclubs.

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Team Landis: Tries to blackmail Greg LeMond

Russia: Cements global image as hacker-infested human rights abuser.

World Bank reformers: United States moving to install Wolfowitz replacement ASAP.

Al Qaeda of North Africa: Algerian elections go off with nary a peep.

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