Lawmakers restore $12.5M in meth cleanup funds

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The war on methamphetamine has gotten some support from Congress - millions of dollars to clean up the toxic waste generated by clandestine meth labs.   ..
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NJ advances needle sales for IV drug addicts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - An Assembly committee has paved the way for final legislative action on a measure that would allow New Jersey pharmacies to sell syringes and needles. &nb..
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Man behind NYC's famous Sabrett hot dogs dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORWOOD, N.J. (AP) - The New Jersey man whose Sabrett (suh-BRET') hot dogs are part of the New York City experience has died.    Gregory Papalexis was 86. The funera..
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British girl's family gives phone-hacking evidence

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The family of a murdered British girl whose phone was hacked by journalists urged media baron Rupert Murdoch on Monday to use the scandal to "set things right" at his newspapers.
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Bahrain admits to using 'excessive force' on protesters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Bahrain government admitted Monday to the use of "excessive force" against opposition protesters this year just days before an independent commission set up by King Hamad al-Khalifa is due to present its own findings on police actions.
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After outbreak, egg mogul is leaving the industry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A businessman who built one of the nation's largest egg production operations is getting out of the industry after its farms were found responsible for a nat..
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At least 24 killed in Cairo clashes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - Security forces fired tear gas and clashed Monday with several thousand protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square in the third straight day of violence that has killed at le..
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Brazil official sees $28 million fine for Chevron

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAO PAULO (AP) - Brazil is expected to fine Chevron nearly $28 million for an ongoing offshore oil spill, Rio de Janeiro state's environment secretary said Monday.   &nbs..
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Bahrain charges 20 with abuse of protesters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) - Authorities in Bahrain say prosecutors have charged 20 members of the security forces for alleged abuse of protesters during a Shiite-led uprising against th..
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UK to cut financial ties with Iranian banks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LONDON (AP) - Britain's Treasury chief George Osborne says the UK will cut financial ties with Iranian banks over fears about its nuclear program.    Osborne says al..
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Health officials offer Thanksgiving safety tips

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Thanksgiving means a time for food and gratitude, but public health officials say safety should be a top priority too.    The Illinois Depar..
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Conn. woman mauled by chimp praised for new face

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut woman who was mauled by an out-of-control chimpanzee says she's venturing out more after a face transplant and says her new face is getting com..
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Univ. of Calif., Davis police chief now on leave

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The chief of police at University of California, Davis has been placed on administrative leave because of the furor over pepper spraying peaceful protesters by..
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Gates testifies in $1B lawsuit against Microsoft

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Microsoft's Bill Gates took the witness stand Monday in a $1 billion antitrust lawsuit accusing the software maker of duping a competitor prior to its rollout..
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Khmer Rouge leaders go on trial in Cambodia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hundreds of Cambodians packed a courtroom in Phnom Penh on Monday as three top Khmer Rouge leaders went on trial for their role during the bloody four-year regime in the mid-1970s.
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Terror suspect arraigned in New York

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The attorney for a man accused of plotting to detonate pipe bombs in and around New York says his client doesn't match the profile of someone who would commit terrorism.
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Sources: Iran faces new U.S. sanctions

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Obama administration plans to impose fresh sanctions against Iran on Monday, diplomatic sources familiar with the plan told CNN.
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Egypt clashes leave 10 dead

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Confrontations between protesters and security forces killed 10 people in Egypt, a health ministry spokesman said.
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Conservative Rajoy set to lead Spain

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Spain heads to the polls Sunday, with opposition conservative leader Mariano Rajoy widely expected to be elected as the next prime minister.
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Iraq, Turkey block flights over debt dispute

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iraq has banned all Turkish flights from landing in the country in response to a dispute over millions of dollars owed by an Iraqi government oil company to Turkey.
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