Law would let former Mubarak officials buy their freedom

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Egypt\'s government is considering financial offers made by imprisoned members of former President Hosni Mubarak\'s regime to resolve cases of corruption and illegal profiteering brought against them, the Egyptian finance minister said this week.
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North Korea plans satellite launch next month

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North Korea plans to launch a satellite using a carrier rocket in April, the country\'s official news agency said Friday, a move that would violate U.N. Security Council demands.
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Saving Nepal's prison kids

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pushpa Basnet doesn\'t need an alarm clock. Every morning, the sounds of 40 children wake her up in the two-story home she shares with them.
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Pulling children out of Nepal's prisons

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pushpa Basnet doesn\'t need an alarm clock. Every morning, the sounds of 40 children wake her up in the two-story home she shares with them.
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Obama Campaign Releases Documentary

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Caroline Hayden

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's campaign is releasing a 17-minute documentary that portrays the president as a determined figure who confronted the economic downturn and..
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Child survives family's slaughter

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Over the past month, video has emerged from the Syrian city of Homs showing killings and other atrocities apparently committed by security forces in neighborhoods that have opposed the government.
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Syrian protesters urge military action

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syria smoldered Friday as the unrest entered its second year, with street demonstrations calling for \"immediate military action.\"
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Native American tribe receives grant to kill two bald eagles

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Bibey

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A federal permit allowing the Northern Arapaho Tribe in Wyoming to kill up to two bald eagles for religious purposes is the first of its kind ever issued to a..
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Afghanistan Shooting Suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

SEATTLE (AP) - A lawyer for the U.S. soldier accused of slaughtering 16 Afghan villagers last weekend says his client saw his friend's leg blown off the day before the rampage.&nbs..
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Ethiopian forces raid military posts in Eritrea

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ethiopian forces attacked military posts in neighboring Eritrea to target \"subversive groups\" it said operate within the country, reigniting tensions between the two archrivals.
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Poll: Renaming PSU stadium for Paterno favored

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - A new poll released Friday shows Pennsylvania's registered voters favor renaming Penn State's football stadium in honor of longtime coach Joe Paterno, who..
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How Syria's year of horror unfolded

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator


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Seeking world's attention on Syria

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

One year after the Syrian conflict began, the numbers are staggering: more than 8,000 killed, tens of thousands detained, and dozens of towns decimated, according to the United Nations.
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Roadside bomb kills 13 in Afghanistan

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thirteen people were killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan\'s southern Uruzgan province, police said Thursday.
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Gulf states to close Syrian embassies

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The six countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council will close their Syrian embassies, the council said, calling on the international community \"to stop what is going on in Syria.\"
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How will Syrian conflict play out?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syria\'s conflict erupted in March 2011 when President Bashar al-Assad\'s Alawite minority-dominated government launched a crackdown against a predominantly Sunni protest movement that grew into an uprising with an armed resistance. One year later, what is the situation, and what may happen next?
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Q&A: More Syrian atrocity to come?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

What do the recent reports of Syrian brutality mean for the future and will the violence only worsen? Arwa Damon explains.
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Syria's foreign investment freeze

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syria used to be an investment safe haven by Gulf nations. Now violence and political unrest has frozen the investments.
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E-mails reveal al-Assad secrets

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A cache of e-mails leaked to CNN is giving extraordinary insight into the life of Syria\'s first family during the regime\'s move to crush a now-year-long civilian uprising.
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3 captured after border firefight

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Israeli soldiers apprehended three suspects who tried to cross into Israel while patrolling their country\'s border with Egypt, according to a statement from the Israeli Defense Forces.
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