5 die in strikes on Gaza, militants barrage Israel

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israeli airstrikes killed three Palestinian civilians and two militants in the Gaza Strip on Monday and Palestinian rocket squads barraged southern Isr..
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Thousands join anti-government rally in Bangladesh

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - Tens of thousands of people joined an opposition rally in Bangladesh's capital on Monday to demand that a nonpartisan caretaker government oversee the next..
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Salvation Army says demand up for youth programs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - A survey of Salvation Army youth programs in more than 80 cities shows more than eight in 10 programs saw increased demand from children and families in the past ..
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Does mild winter mean more bugs?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Whether we have extreme winter weather or mild, it won't make much difference come summertime to the bugs that sting, bite and harass us year after year.&n..
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Unlikely partners unite after natural disasters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - One is a low-lying river city built on a swamp basin, a multicultural melting pot known the world over for legendary excesses, from lung-searing food to French Q..
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Lawsuit to try to stop restart of Japanese nuclear plant

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Scores of Japanese citizens filed a lawsuit Monday in an effort to block the restarting of a nuclear power facility as tensions remain over atomic energy in the country a year after the Fukushima Daichi disaster.
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Iraqi murders put gay and emo youth on edge

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A recent rash of killings of people perceived to be gay or emo in Iraq has stoked fear within those communities, which worry the government might be unwilling or unable to protect them.
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Love letters reveal Pres. Nixon's sensitive side

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Caroline Hayden

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (AP) - Did Richard Nixon have a sensitive side? Love letters written while Nixon and his future wife Pat were still dating show that before he rose to powe..
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167 people's remains found in Mexico

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities have found the remains of 167 people, believed to be at least 50 years old, in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, officials said.
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Life and death under Syria's onslaught

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Intense black smoke billowing from the flames of an oil fire blocks out the sun. A teenage mom with a one-day-old baby seeks shelter in a dimly-lit basement from a barrage of missiles and shells.
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Afghan villages search for answers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An American soldier went on a house-to-house shooting spree in two villages in the Kandahar region of Afghanistan early Sunday, Afghan officials said, killing 16 people.
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Taliban vow revenge for Afghans killed by US troop

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban vowed revenge Monday after an American soldier allegedly shot to death 16 civilians in southern Afghanistan and burned their bodies. The..
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Penn State Hearing Today

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania state prosecutors and Jerry Sandusky's lawyers are headed to court to argue before a judge about how much information he should get in advanc..
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Overnight Avalanche in Afghanistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Afghan authorities say an avalanche has struck two villages in a remote area of northeastern Afghanistan and 45 people are feared trapped in the snow.&nbs..
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Yemeni officials: 64 dead in U.S. airstrikes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. airstrikes targeted militant hideouts and arms caches in separate attacks over three days in Yemen, killing at least 64 suspected al Qaeda insurgents before the strikes ended Sunday, senior Yemeni officials told CNN.
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Spain marks bombing anniversary

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Union protesters marched across Spain Sunday as mourners marked the eighth anniversary of the Madrid train bombings.
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Prayers, tears at 1-year mark

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Japan gathered Sunday amid tears, prayers and a moment of silence to mark one year since an earthquake and tsunami killed thousands, and triggered the world's worst nuclear crisis in a quarter century.
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U.S. soldier kills Afghan civilians, officials say

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An American soldier left his base in Afghanistan and went from house to house in two villages, killing 16 people in their homes, a provincial official told CNN Sunday.
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6 dead in car bomb attack at Nigerian church

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least five people died and three were wounded when an apparent suicide bomber attack a church in central Nigeria, an eyewitness told CNN.
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Annan to meet al-Assad again on plans

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

After laying out plans aimed at halting the bloodshed in Syria, Kofi Annan, the special U.N. envoy to the country, will meet again with President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday in hopes of getting answers to his proposals.
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