President Obama Today

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Obama is convening a summit with leaders from Mexico and Canada to grapple with pressing issues of trade and energy. The session at the White House..
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Temporary outage of Visa card network Sunday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - A technical problem affecting the Visa network barred people from using their credit and debit cards for about 45 minutes on Sunday, the company said. The outage ..
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Searchers work to recover runner Micah True's body

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Search crews are working to recover the body of renowned long-distance runner Micah True from a remote area of southern New Mexico. Sunday's efforts in the..
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Kentucky police assess handling of post-game mayhem

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Police said Sunday that they are satisfied with their work to control the crowds that spilled onto the street after the University of Kentucky defeated rival Louis..
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Under pressure to resign, Mali coup leader reinstates constitution

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rebels in Mali said they have seized control of a key town in the north, a major blow to rival coup leaders who toppled the nation\'s president last month.
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Party: Suu Kyi wins Myanmar election

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Opposition leader and Nobel peace prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi won a seat in Myanmar\'s parliament Sunday, her party said, a momentous victory following a decades-long fight for democracy.
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World powers ramp up pressure on Syrian regime

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.S. vowed to nearly double its funding to the Syrian opposition, and Turkey\'s prime minister promised the Syrian people \"they will not be left alone,\" as leaders from around the world met to discuss the situation in Syria.
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April Fools' Day worldwide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

There is no better way to ring in the spring season than with a free pass to the carefree days of childhood when no one could chastise you for a well-executed prank -- as long as it brought a smile to both parties.
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Protesters attacked in Bahrain, rights group says

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Government forces attacked protesters in Bahrain Saturday, according to a human rights group.
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Saudi meeting, Iran sanctions coincidence, U.S. official says

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

President Barack Obama\'s Friday announcement that the U.S. will implement sanctions that could significantly cut sales of Iranian oil was not tied to a meeting the same day between Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Saudi King Abdullah, a senior administration official told CNN.
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Nearly two dozen killed in militant attack on Yemen checkpoint

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 23 troops were killed and eleven others wounded when Islamic militants raided and seized a strategic checkpoint in Yemen\'s southern province of Lahj on Saturday, three security officials told CNN.
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In Libya, cease-fire ends tribal clashes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Bloody tribal warfare in a southwestern Libyan city this week ended on Saturday with a cease-fire, government authorities said.
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Grenade attacks kill one, injure 33 in Kenya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two separate grenade attacks hit the Kenyan coast Saturday night, killing one person and wounding at least 33 others, officials said.
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Twin blasts rock Thai city

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 10 people were killed and more than 100 wounded following a pair of bombings Saturday in the southern Thai city of Yala, Thai media reported.
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Bin Laden wife: Life on the run

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Osama bin Laden spent years on the run in various parts of Pakistan after the 2001 terrorist attacks, moving from one safe house to another and fathering four children, and at least one was born in a government hospital, his youngest widow has told Pakistani investigators.
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Gay man killed in Chile

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The issue of hate crime legislation has gripped Chilean leaders as one family on Friday prepared to bury their 24-year-old son, who was apparently targeted because of his sexual orientation.
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A new mission for military vets

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iraq war veteran Jake Wood started Team Rubicon, a nonprofit that brings military veterans together to help communities hit by natural disasters. Since 2010, the group has grown to 1,400 volunteers and carried out 14 missions around the world.
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Syria novelist writes for rebels

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Some Syrian writers used to like Bashar al-Assad. Choosing their words carefully, they might say they tolerated him.
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Afghan policeman kills 9 others

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An Afghan police officer shot and killed nine other officers in southeast Afghanistan on Thursday night, authorities said.
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Bin Laden wife tells of life on the run

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Osama bin Laden spent years on the run in various parts of Pakistan after the 2001 terrorist attacks, moving from one safe house to another and fathering four children, and at least one was born in a government hospital, his youngest widow has told Pakistani investigators.
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