Is tech friend or foe to Santa Claus?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Kids can video chat with Santa, follow him on Twitter or enlist NORAD to track his every move online. And yet in many ways, technology may be making it harder for p..
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Alleged drug lord captured in Venezuela

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos announced Monday that one of Colombia's most wanted drug traffickers, Maximiliano Bonilla Orozco, alias "El Valenciano," has been captured in Venezuelan territory.
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Mom of missing Arizona girl released; no charges

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHOENIX (AP) - The mother of a missing 5-year-old Arizona girl has been released from jail after no charges were filed against her.    Jerice Hunter was arrested las..
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NYC judge rejects $285M SEC-Citigroup agreement

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - A federal judge in New York has struck down a $285 million settlement that Citigroup reached with the Securities and Exchange Commission, citing a need for truth ab..
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U.N.: 'Gross violations' of human rights in Syria

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syrian security forces have committed "gross violations of human rights" since anti-government protests began in March, a United Nations report released Monday said.
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Attorney: there was 'culture of hazing' at FAMU

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) - Florida A&M University had a "culture of hazing" that led to the recent death of a marching band member, an attorney for the student's family said Monday.&..
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UN: Ex-rebels still hold 7,000 people in Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - A U.N. report says former Libyan revolutionaries are still holding about 7,000 people, and some reportedly have been subjected to torture and ill treatment.&n..
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Long lines at polls as Egypt holds landmark vote

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - Shaking off years of political apathy, Egyptians turned out in long lines at voting stations Monday in their nation's first parliamentary elections since Hosni Mubarak..
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Violence, late ballots may mar critical Congo vote

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Voting materials failed to arrive in some opposition strongholds but the country's election went ahead Monday, raising doubts about the legitimacy of a poll ..
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Kuwaiti government resigns

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The emir of Kuwait has accepted the resignation of the Cabinet and the prime minister and asked them to stay as a caretaker government until a new government is formed, state-run news agency KUNA said Monday.
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Pakistan says NATO ignored its pleas during attack

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ISLAMABAD (AP) - The NATO airstrikes that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers lasted almost two hours and continued even after commanders at the bases pleaded with coalition forces to sto..
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'Christmas Lady' again helping nursing home-bound

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) - Dorothy Lee has simple goal: No nursing home resident in her area of eastern Missouri should wake up on Christmas Day without a gift.    Dubb..
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Missing: NYC parrot; 'loves to sing opera'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - A heartbroken New York City man is desperately searching for his opera-singing parrot.    Captain, a 25-year-old green and yellow Amazon parrot, flew..
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Dougherty siblings set to appear in Colo. court

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WALSENBURG, Colo. (AP) - Two siblings accused in a series of crimes across multiple states are due in court in southern Colorado.    Dylan Stanley Dougherty and Ryan..
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Cain says he's strong contender for GOP nomination

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain says he has "nothing but optimism" about his prospects for the party's nomination despite Newt Gingrich's recent ris..
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Streets reopened after Occupy LA protest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police have reopened a downtown street where hundreds of Wall Street protesters held an early morning protest.    Capt. Andy Smith say..
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More kids skip school shots in 8 states

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - More parents are opting out of school shots for their kids. In eight states now, more than 1 in 20 public school kindergartners aren't getting all the vaccines requi..
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Polls open for Egypt's historic vote

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Amid worsening unrest, Egyptians headed to the polls Monday to cast their vote in the first election since an improbable revolt toppled one of the world\'s longest-serving rulers.
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Hotel blast kills 3, injures 27 in the Philippines

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A blast at a hotel in the southern Philippines on Sunday killed three people and wounded 27, an official said.
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Syracuse fires assistant basketball coach amid abuse claims

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Syracuse University associate head basketball coach Bernie Fine was fired Sunday in the wake of an investigation of child molestation allegations against him...
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