Yemenis hope video will keep spotlight on uprising

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Young anti-government activists in Yemen have launched a new online video campaign to remind people that their months-long uprising is continuing, and that they have no intention of backing down.
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Clinton arrives in Afghanistan

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Afghanistan on an unannounced visit Wednesday, just one day after landing in Libya.
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Violence erupts as 2-day strike shuts down Greece

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Hundreds of rioting youths smashed and looted stores in central Athens on Wednesday during a big anti-government rally against painful new austerity measures ..
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Former Afghan MP breaks hunger strike

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A former Afghan lawmaker on Wednesday ended a more than 2-week-long hunger strike over her removal from office following an appeal from one of the country..
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French hostage taken from Kenya to Somalia dies

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - France said Wednesday that a cancer-stricken quadriplegic Frenchwoman kidnapped off a Kenyan resort island appears to have died in captivity in Somalia, promp..
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Tiny US phone company C Spire is getting iPhone 4S

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Apple says C Spire Wireless, the country's eighth-largest phone company, will start selling the iPhone 4S in a few weeks.    The iPhone is eagerly co..
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Doctor data back online in Illinois

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHICAGO (AP) - Consumers can now check up on thousands of doctors and chiropractors in Illinois, including accessing information about malpractice cases, thanks to a public databas..
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Obama, first lady tout jobs plan for veterans

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) - President Barack Obama is promoting parts of his jobs bill that could help veterans and wounded troops find jobs.    Obama said Wednesday in Virg..
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Hope ER closes to treat meth lab-contaminated man

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HOPE, Ark. (AP) - The emergency room at a hospital in Hope had to shut down for seven hours to be decontaminated after treating a man covered with anhydrous ammonia when his metham..
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4th arrest made in Philadelphia basement case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities say a fourth person has been charged in a case in which four mentally disabled people were found locked up in a Philadelphia basement, allegedly so ..
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Ohio sheriff: only 3 wild animals still loose

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio sheriff says a mountain lion, grizzly bear and monkey are the only animals still running loose after escaping from an exotic-animal preserve. &..
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Ford workers approve new contract, 63 pct in favor

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - The United Auto Workers union says 63 percent of its members at Ford Motor Co. have voted to approve a new four-year contract with the company.    The..
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FACT CHECK: Misfires on taxes and more in debate

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Herman Cain's 9-9-9 tax plan ignited plenty of sparks in the Republican presidential debate Tuesday night, as did testy exchanges between Mitt Romney and Rick Per..
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France: Woman kidnapped in Kenya dies

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Frenchwoman kidnapped from her holiday home in northern Kenya and taken to Somalia has died, the French Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.
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China hails woman who rescued toddler left for dead

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Money rewards are coming in for a woman who rescued a bleeding toddler left for dead last week by multiple passersby in southern China.
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Breakthrough malaria vaccine tantalizingly close

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A malaria vaccine is providing hope for those infected with the parasitic disease by cutting down all malaria cases by 50%.
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NY man's lawyer seeks out of Facebook lawsuit

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The latest lawyer to represent a New York man suing for part ownership of Facebook wants off the case.    San Diego attorney Jeffrey Lake has as..
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Mailing a letter to cost a penny more next year

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - It'll cost a penny more to mail a letter next year.    The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service announced Tuesday that it will increase postage rates ..
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Deadly salmon virus raises concerns in Wash.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SEATTLE (AP) - Scientists in Washington state are concerned about a deadly, contagious virus recently detected in wild salmon in British Columbia.    Researchers in ..
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Starbucks unveils blonde roast coffee

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SEATTLE (AP) - Starbucks has unveiled a lighter-roast coffee as the company tries to reach a wider base of consumers.    The Seattle-based coffee company unveiled it..
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