Gadhafi's son Saif al-Islam captured in Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Saif al-Islam Gadhafi, the son of slain Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, has been captured in the Libyan desert after weeks on the run, senior military commanders said Saturday.
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Clashes intensify in Cairo's Tahrir Square

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Fighting between police and protesters Saturday injured 168 people, state media reports, and prompted a call from a prominent grass-roots group for citizens to resist the military-led government.
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The world needs more toilets

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

More than 40 percent of the world's population does not have access to a toilet, creating a a global sanitation crisis, says Jenna Davis
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Obama declares Asia-Pacific trip a success

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama declared his nine-day Asia-Pacific trip a success on Saturday, returning to the trip's domestic impact after focusing for days on the United States' role in the region and its relationship with China.
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Pakistan bans 'obscene' words from text messages

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Cell phone carriers in Pakistan say they have been told to ban the use of about 1,500 words deemed indecent or offensive in text messages.
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Sources: U.S. to slap new sanctions on Iran

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Obama administration plans to impose fresh sanctions against Iran's petrochemical industry, diplomatic sources familiar with the plans said Friday.
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No 'Sex,' please: Ohio courthouse bans poster

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (AP) - A poster for a play with "Sex" in the title has been banned from a northeast Ohio courthouse.    Tuscarawas (tus-kuh-RAW'-uhs) County c..
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Joe Paterno has a treatable form of lung cancer

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Scott Paterno says his father, Joe Paterno, has a treatable form of lung cancer.(Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material m..
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NJ takes custody of Nazi-naming parents' newborn

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey child welfare officials have taken custody of a baby born to a couple whose other three children with Nazi-inspired names were removed nearly two yea..
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Obama sending Clinton to repressive Myanmar

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BALI, Indonesia (AP) - Seizing an opportunity for historic progress in repressive Myanmar, President Barack Obama is dispatching Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to the lo..
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Scientists: Faster-than-light finding still holds

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GENEVA (AP) - The chances have risen that Einstein was wrong about a fundamental law of the universe.    Scientists at the world's biggest physics lab said Friday th..
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NCAA launching investigation of Penn State

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - The NCAA has told Penn State it will investigate the school in the wake of a child sex abuse scandal that has shocked the campus, and cost its former pres..
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Whales in the desert: Fossil bonanza poses mystery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - More than 2 million years ago, scores of whales congregating off the Pacific Coast of South America mysteriously met their end.    Maybe they ..
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West says Iran deceives world on nukes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

VIENNA (AP) - The U.S. and its Western allies bluntly accused Iran on Friday of deceiving the world by trying to hide work on nuclear arms, as the U.N. atomic agency passed a new r..
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House rejects balanced budget proposal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The House has rejected a proposed constitutional amendment that would have forced Congress to balance its budget every year as a way to reverse years of deficit s..
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U.S. to send Hillary Clinton to Myanmar

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama announced Friday that he will send Hillary Clinton to Myanmar next month, the first visit by a U.S. secretary of state in more than 50 years.
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U.N. to Iran: Clarify nuclear issues

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.N. nuclear watchdog's governing council adopted a resolution Friday expressing "deep and increasing concern about the unresolved issues regarding the Iranian nuclear program."
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McDonald's drops egg supplier over cruelty charges

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - McDonald's has dropped a Minnesota-based egg supplier after an animal rights group released an undercover video of operations at the egg producer's farms in thre..
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NM secretary of state and others run over body

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico Secretary of State Dianna Duran says her car was one of several that struck a man's body on a highway near Santa Fe after the pedestrian was hit an..
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Muslims rally to protest NYPD spying programs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - New York Muslims are gathering in lower Manhattan for a planned March on New York Police Department headquarters to protest a decade of spying in Muslim communities..
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