Do-not-resuscitate law contested by hospital

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Are doctors allowed to issue "do not resuscitate" orders without a patient's knowledge?    Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee pick up th..
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Christie calls contraception debate 'silly'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KEARNY, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says some of the debate over contraception that has cropped up in the Republican primaries is misguided.    Christ..
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Lawyer describes talk with Afghan killings suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) - The lawyer for the Army sergeant accused of slaughtering 16 Afghan civilians met with his client behind bars for the first time Monday to begin buildi..
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Suicide prompts call for rape reform

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Demonstrators rallied Saturday in Morocco\'s capital, demanding the North African nation reform its rape laws following a teenage girl\'s suicide after her father said a judge mandated that she marry her alleged rapist -- allowing him to stay out of jail.
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Soccer star shows improvement

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Soccer star Fabrice Muamba, who suffered a cardiac arrest on the field playing for his club Bolton Wanderers on Saturday, is showing small signs of improvement, according to the hospital treating him.
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Nodding disease strikes kids

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pauline Oto still wears her faded yellow and green school dress, but she hasn\'t been to school for years and she can\'t comprehend what to do with the pen the community nurse has just given her.
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Afghan villagers describe horror

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In Najabyan village, a visitor\'s eye is immediately drawn to the turquoise and green sheets blanketing mounds of dirt, and the red, green and gold flag flying above it all.
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Muamba's heart condition

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Professor WIlliam McKenna and Mitchel Cole talk about heart conditions and Fabrice Muamba\'s collapsing mid-game.
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Disney says 'John Carter' to lose $200 million

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - "John Carter" is now officially a flop of galactic proportions.    The Walt Disney Co. said Monday that it expects to book a loss of $200 million ..
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Syrian rebels move in on key Damascus neighborhood

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Intense fighting between Syrian rebels and government forces erupted Monday in the Damascus neighborhood of al-Mazzeh, the site of embassies, security buildings and the homes of some members of the president\'s inner circle, opposition activists said.
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Salacious video defames journalist

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A compromising video has appeared on the Internet of an investigative journalist who has been focusing her efforts on government corruption in Azerbaijan.
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Occupy Wall Street urges May 1 strike over arrests

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Occupy Wall Street activists are calling for supporters to skip work on May 1 to protest what they are calling police brutality during 73 arrests in New York during..
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2 dead in avalanche in Norway

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An avalanche in northern Norway swept six French skiers down a mountain, killing at least two of them, police said Monday.
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Illegal to watch Arab Spring videos?

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A court in Harare is expected to issue a verdict Monday in the case of six Zimbabweans who were arrested last year for watching footage of the Arab Spring protests.
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Idaho Senate approves abortion ultrasound mandate

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho senators approved a measure requiring all women to undergo a fetal ultrasound before terminating a pregnancy.    Monday's 23-12 vote sends ..
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Opinion: Don't overlook Daisey's bigger point about Apple

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

It is unfortunate that Mike Daisey lied about Apple\'s labor practices on \"This American Life\" by fabricating some harrowing details about the suffering of workers in China who make iPads and iPhones. But this revelation should not divert attention away from the very real, pressing issue of labor abuses in China.
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Al Qaeda claims killing of American

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Gunmen fatally shot an American teacher in the Yemeni province of Taiz on Sunday, two defense ministry officials said.
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Mystery of American abduction in Iraq

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The murky abduction account of an American -- who no one appeared to even know had gone missing in Iraq until he resurfaced -- is raising questions about everything from his name to the circumstances surrounding his reported kidnapping.
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Analysis: Apple, China and Foxconn

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A story that helped catapult the issue of poor work conditions for Chinese workers at Foxconn -- a primary maker of iPads and other devices for Apple Inc. -- back into the spotlight in January has unraveled.
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Obama raises $45 million in February

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Picking up the pace, President Barack Obama raised $45 million for his re-election bid in February, bringing his total to about $300 million for this election cyc..
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