Young amputee's dangerous journey

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An 11-year-old Syrian boy lost his leg after a rocket attack, and his older brother carried him into Turkey, vowing to help him realize his dream of walking again. A group is trying to get the boy to the U.S. for medical treatment.
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Police: Trick-or-treaters got cocaine

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police in northern England were called to investigate this week after children who were out trick-or-treating for Halloween were given small snap-top bags of what turned out to be cocaine.
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Changing reality for poor teen moms

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Since 2002, Catalina Escobar has helped empower more than 2,000 teen moms in Colombia.
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On the run with Syrian rebels

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

CNN\'s Nick Paton Walsh reports the fierce fighting between rebels and Syrian forces.
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Gunshots spark tragic wedding fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Celebratory gunshots sparked an electrical fire that tore through a wedding party in Saudi Arabia, killing 23 people and injuring more than two dozen others, state media reported Wednesday.
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Report: Nigeria guilty of abuses

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Nigeria\'s security forces have been guilty of serious human rights abuses in their efforts to crack down on the militant Islamist group Boko Haram, Amnesty International said Thursday in a new report.
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Greek journalist cleared over 'rich list'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Greek investigative journalist was acquitted of criminal charges Thursday after he published the names of about 2,000 Greeks with Swiss bank accounts, a move that embarrassed the country\'s political and business elite.
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Man charged with giving cocaine to trick-or-treaters

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police in northern England were called to investigate this week after children who were out trick-or-treating for Halloween were given small snap-top bags of what turned out to be cocaine.
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U.S. airman accused of attacking Japanese teen

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Compounding the American military\'s difficulties on the Japanese island of Okinawa, a U.S. airman is under investigation over allegations he broke into a local family\'s home early Friday and assaulted a teenage boy before jumping off a third-floor balcony.
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U.S. identifying possible leaders for Syrian opposition

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Frustrated with the current leadership of the largely ineffective opposition movement against President Bashar Al-Assad, the State Department said Thursday it has identified individual Syrians who \"show leadership\" and is \"bringing them to the attention\" of opposition members who will gather November 7 in Doha, Qatar.
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A new reality for poor teen moms

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Since 2002, Catalina Escobar has helped empower more than 2,000 teen moms in Colombia.
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Luxury shopping new to Iraq

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Dubai-based perfume, cosmetics and jewelry chain is set to become one of the first international luxury retailers to open its doors in previously war-torn areas of Iraq.
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'Choa!': Korean elephant talks

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
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New timeline in attack on American consulate in Libya

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

WASHINGTON (AP) - CIA security officers went to the aid of State Department staff less than 25 minutes after they got the first call for help during the attack on the U.S. Consulat..
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Opinion: Secrecy of China's Party Congress

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rumors and speculation are running wild, as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) prepares for its 18th Party Congress. There are no laws -- or even any clear rules -- that govern the selection of leaders, leaving the matter of choosing the top leaders of the most populous nation on earth entirely at the mercy of the Party\'s forever changing internal logic, publisher Bao Pu writes.
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Syrian rebels: Regime using 'vacuum bombs'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An array of explosives, from shells to barrel bombs, fell on Syrian cities in another day of bloodshed Thursday, according to activists fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad.
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NBC to hold Sandy benefit, Bon Jovi urges donation

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - NBC will hold a benefit concert Friday for victims of Hurricane Sandy featuring some artists native to the areas hardest hit.    Bruce Springsteen an..
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FCC: Fresh fuel critical for storm-hit cell towers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators say wireless networks are inching back into operation in areas hit by Sandy, as carriers struggle to replenish diesel tanks at backup generators...
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New York Mayor Bloomberg endorses Obama

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday backed President Barack Obama over Republican Mitt Romney, saying the incumbent Democrat will bring leadership that i..
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Greek journalist on trial over printing Swiss bank account list

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Greek investigative journalist went on trial Thursday over his decision to publish the names of about 2,000 Greeks with Swiss bank accounts -- a move that embarrassed Greece\'s political and business elite.
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