The boom of Turkey's art market

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

After being virtually ignored for decades, both at home and abroad, Turkish modern art has rapidly developed into a booming market.
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Boehner: Congress to overturn birth control policy

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner says if President Barack Obama doesn't reverse a new policy requiring religious schools and hospitals to provide employees with access ..
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Romney intensifies fight for social conservatives

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney shifted his focus from the economy to abortion, religious freedom and gay marriage in recent days, part of an intensifie..
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Getting caffeine fix as easy as taking deep breath

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Move over, coffee and Red Bull. A Harvard professor thinks the next big thing will be people inhaling their caffeine from a lipstick-sized tube. Critics say..
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Russia, China battle to curb U.N. power

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

George Lopez: Russia's and China's vetoes of Syria sanctions are attempts to sabotage the U.N.'s power to intervene in global crises.
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Steinem and Wolfe: Can we end rape as war tool?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Gloria Steinem and Lauren Wolfe say sexual violence in wartime is poorly studied, often not acknowledged and a devastating strategy of conquest. To end it, it's crucial that it be brought into the light.
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Japan's elderly gamers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Close your eyes, and you know where you are: The unmistakable sound of anime voices and the jingle of a completed lap around the electronic track ring through the hall. This is a classic video game arcade in Japan, filled with the sounds long associated with this gaming nation. But open your eyes, and the players are not exactly the teenagers you'd expect to find.
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Rick Santorum wins Missouri and Minnesota

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Rick Santorum has won the Missouri Republican primary, a nonbinding election that carries bragging rights but does not award any delegates in the race fo..
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Komen exec quits after Planned Parenthood flap

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - The vice president of public policy at Susan G. Komen for the Cure who backed the breast cancer charity's move to strip Planned Parenthood of funding resigned Tuesda..
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Russia denies threatening Qatar in UN talks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Russia's U.N. ambassador denied reports that he suggested Qatar could be "wiped off the map" during contentious negotiations over a Syrian peace resolution la..
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Egypt's ruling generals play risky game with US

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's ruling generals are playing a risky game of brinksmanship by cracking down on American nonprofit groups that promote democracy, threatening a relationship with..
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CDC: Fewer smokers go to the dentist

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - A new government report finds that smokers have more problems with their teeth than non-smokers and they don't go to the dentist as often.    The repo..
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French strike expected to ground many overseas flights

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Air France expects to cancel nearly half its long haul flights Tuesday as a strike by aviation workers enters its second day.
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Court: Calif. gay marriage ban unconstitutional

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal appeals court has declared California's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, paving the way for a likely U.S. Supreme Court showdown on the voter-..
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Egypt's American soccer coach

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Bob Bradley, an American who coaches Egypt's national soccer team, says Egypt's love for soccer is intertwined with its political revolution.
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Pa. university offers Plan B in vending machine

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Students at a Pennsylvania university can obtain an emergency contraceptive from an unusual source - a health center vending machine.    The..
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Cruise ship captain must remain under house arrest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Italian captain of the shipwrecked cruise liner Costa Concordia must remain under house arrest while investigators look into possible charges against him, a court in Florence, Italy, ruled Tuesday, a defense lawyer said.
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Greek unions set to strike over new austerity demands

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Greek union members are expected to go on a daylong strike Tuesday to protest new austerity measures sought by foreign lenders as the country negotiates to keep its finances afloat.
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Police revolt topples Maldives president

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives resigned Tuesday after members of the nation's police force revolted against his government.
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Australian town under water

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Australian authorities on Tuesday told more than 2,000 residents who had left a town at the mercy of record-breaking flood waters to stay away until the danger had passed.
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