Runoff races to further shape Egyptian parliament

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By: WINK Administrator

The next phase of Egypt's complex elections process continues Monday, with runoff races pitting candidates vying to join the lower house of parliament.
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Obama expresses 'condolences' to Pakistan's president

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By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama called Pakistan's president Sunday to express condolences over the airstrike that killed 24 soldiers near the Afghanistan border more than a week ago, the White House said in a statement.
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Aging Pearl Harbor attack survivors passing on the baton

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

For 70 years, survivors of the December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor have captivated listeners with their firsthand accounts, recalling buddies who died in their arms or the glasses worn by a low-flying Japanese pilot. The Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, founded in 1958, is dissolving December 31. The passing of time, the difficulty in finding chapter officers and the health of its 2,700 members have taken their toll.
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Official: 13 hurt when fans storm Okla. St. field

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Thousands of fans stormed the field and tore down goalposts after Oklahoma State's 44-10 victory over archrival Oklahoma, leaving at least 13 people injure..
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45,000 Germans evacuated due to WWII bombs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Life has come to a standstill in the western German city of Koblenz, where 45,000 people -- nearly half of the city┬┤s population -- have been evacuated after the discovery of several dangerous World War II bombs.
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Postal cuts to slow delivery of first-class mail

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Facing bankruptcy, the U.S. Postal Service is pushing ahead with unprecedented cuts to first-class mail next spring that will slow delivery and, for the first tim..
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Biden arrives in Greece at pivotal time

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived Sunday in Greece, as a new interim government there seeks to halt the country's economic upheaval that has had ripple effects across the globe.
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Report: Bollywood star dies at 88

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Bollywood movie star Dev Anand, a fixture in the Indian film industry for decades, has died of an apparent heart attack, CNN IBN reported Sunday. He was 88.
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84-year-old says she was strip searched on flight to FL

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - An 84-year-old New York grandmother said Saturday she was injured and humiliated when she was strip searched at an airport after she asked to be patted down instead..
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Syracuse coach committed to raising child abuse awareness

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SYRACUSE, NY - Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim says he'll go ahead with his campaign against child abuse even though he knows his motives will be questioned. In a phone..
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President Obama pushes payroll tax cut extension

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ERICA WERNERAssociated Press    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama wants voters to get involved in the debate over extending the reduced payroll tax and he's a..
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Billy Graham has 'restful night' in hospital

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Evangelist Billy Graham slept well at a North Carolina hospital where he continues battling pneumonia.    Mission Hospital spokeswoman Merrell..
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Sandusky says Paterno never addressed misconduct

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

NEW YORK (AP) - In an interview with the New York Times, former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky says Joe Paterno never spoke to him about any suspected misconduct w..
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Official: Iraqi prime minister intended target of car bomber

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A car bomber who penetrated Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone this week was targeting the Iraqi prime minister, authorities said Saturday.
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Missing persons flyer issued for Zander McCready

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A missing persons flyer has been officially issued by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for Zander McCready, son of country music singer Mindy McCready. Z..
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Officials: U.S. talked with Pakistan before fatal airstrike

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. officials said American forces checked first with their Pakistani counterparts before launching a controversial, fatal airstrike last weekend -- though such claims have not resonated among authorities in Islamabad, who officially shut down NATO movement inside that nation Friday.
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Egyptians await election results

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Egyptians eagerly awaited results in the first election since the fall of President Hosni Mubarak, a vote that could catapult Islamists into powerful roles in government.
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Official: Green Zone bombing was targeting Iraq PM

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BAGHDAD (AP) - The Baghdad military spokesman says a bombing earlier in the week in the Green Zone was an assassination attempt targeting the prime minister.    Qass..
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Ultraconservative Islamists make gains in Egypt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's ultraconservative Islamist party said Friday it plans to push for a stricter religious code in Egypt after claiming surprisingly strong gains in this week's in..
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Cain making announcement about bid Saturday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - His campaign all but over, Herman Cain said Friday he would make an announcement Saturday in Atlanta about the future of his White House bid.   &nb..
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