Afghanistan Attack Amid Alleged U.S. Killings

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

BALANDI, Afghanistan (AP) - Militants have attacked an Afghan government delegation visiting the site in one of the two villages in southern Afghanistan where a U.S. soldier is sus..
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Obama announces trade case against China over 'rare earths'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United States plans to announce Tuesday that it is filing a trade case over China\'s export restrictions on minerals that are crucial for the production of many high tech devices, a senior Obama administration official said.
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Murdoch insider rearrested in hacking probe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rebekah Brooks, the former editor of the British tabloid News of the World and a close confidante of its owner Rupert Murdoch, was arrested Tuesday in connection with a phone-hacking investigation, the British Press Association reported.
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'Tiramisu time' in Pyongyang

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

When Stewart Lone makes one of his regular visits to Pyongyang, he usually stops by the Pyolmuri Café, a Western-style coffee house in the centre of town. It\'s a pleasantly quiet spot in a city that\'s getting surprisingly frenetic in parts.
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Hoops, diplomacy for Cameron's visit to U.S.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

No matter what you call it, British Prime Minister David Cameron\'s trip to the United States is intended to demonstrate that ties between the countries remain as close as ever.
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Taliban vow revenge for shootings

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Afghan Taliban vowed Monday to exact revenge for the killing of 16 civilians, allegedly by an American soldier who went on a house-to-house shooting rampage Sunday in two villages near his base.
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Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza for a 4th day

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Palestinian medical and security sources said a 15-year-old boy killed in an airstrike Monday was the fourth civilian killed in four days of bombing by the Israeli military. But an Israeli military spokeswoman said there was no military activity in the area where the death was reported
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Feds probe sticky throttles in 1.9M Ford sedans

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Federal safety regulators have launched an investigation into sticky accelerators in more than 1.9 million Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable sedans.    Th..
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Obama: Afghan shooting is 'heartbreaking'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is calling the alleged slaying of 16 Afghan civilians by a U.S. soldier "absolutely tragic and heartbreaking" and that he is still "proud g..
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Activists: 45 women, kids stabbed, burned to death in Homs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 45 women and children were stabbed and burned to death late Sunday in the Syrian city of Homs, opposition activists said, after peace talks between a U.N. special envoy and the Syrian regime failed to yield a cease-fire.
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Group behind anti-Kony video rebuts criticism

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Invisible Children, which produced a hugely popular half-hour documentary about notorious African warlord Joseph Kony, released a new video Monday to try to address criticisms about its nonprofit organization, its approach and its goals.
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JetBlue flight makes emergency landing after bomb threat

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

A JetBlue Airways flight from Boston to Chicago was diverted to Buffalo, New York and a passenger detained after the airline received a phone call indicating she may have posed a b..
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Romney: Obama wrongly content with US job growth

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Mitt Romney is telling Alabama voters that President Barack Obama wrongly thinks the country is doing better because of recent job increases.    ..
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Protests spread in Morocco's north Rif mountains

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

RABAT, Morocco (AP) - Morocco's state news agency says anti-government riots have spread in the northern part of the North African country, resulting in serious injuries among secu..
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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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