NATO tankers destroyed in Pakistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades and automatic weapons attacked and destroyed at least 22 oil tankers parked in Pakistan, carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan, a senior Pakistani police official told CNN.
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Putin: U.S. encouraging Russia election protests

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin blamed the United States Thursday for encouraging opposition protests that have broken out since parliamentary elections Sunday.
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Pujols, Angels agree to 10-year deal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DALLAS (AP) - Three-time NL MVP Albert Pujols has agreed to a 10-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels worth about $250 million to $260 million, a person familiar with the deal..
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Sarkozy: Euro failure is 'luxury we can't afford'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The euro could "explode" and Europe could "unravel," France's minister for European affairs, Jean Leonetti, warned Thursday.
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Tensions rise between Egyptian military, Muslim Brotherhood

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The military council that runs Egypt and an Islamist party that has done well in parliamentary elections accused each other Thursday of plotting a dictatorship.
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Pa. liquor board pulls ad on heavy drinking, rape

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HARRISBURG (AP) - Pennsylvania's Liquor Control Board says it's pulled an ad meant to warn young adults about the links between heavy drinking and rape.    The ad fe..
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Romaine lettuce blamed for E. coli outbreak

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has determined that romaine lettuce from a single farm is likely to blame for an E. coli outbreak in Missouri a..
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Lake County warning of whooping cough outbreak

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) - Lake County health officials are warning of an outbreak of pertussis, also known as whooping cough.    There have been 138 confirmed cases in t..
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Marchers head to Capitol to pray, protest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Dozens of activists protesting the government's failure to help the unemployed are marching to the Capitol to pray for and shout at members of Congress - above al..
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Sandusky posts $250,000 bail

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - Court documents say jailed former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky has posted $250,000 bail.(Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This ma..
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Stocks slip after ECB reins in bond-buying hopes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LONDON (AP) - Bank shares led stock markets lower Thursday after the president of the European Central Bank reined in hopes that it would take a bigger role in dealing with the deb..
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Rights group urges Yemen to ban child marriage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - A leading international rights group on Thursday urged authorities in Yemen to set 18 as the minimum age for marriage to improve girls' opportunities for education and..
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German man accused of al-Qaida links arrested

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BERLIN (AP) - A 27-year-old German man was arrested Thursday by a police special-ops team in the western city of Bochum on charges he was part of an al-Qaida bomb plot in Europe, t..
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Smithfield to stop using gestation crates for pigs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Smithfield Foods says it plans to end the practice of keeping female hogs in small metal crates while pregnant.    The world's largest pork prod..
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Missing U.S. case in Japan may be suicide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The husband of an American woman, who has been missing for six weeks in Japan, said Thursday that she had threatened to kill herself the night she disappeared after the two argued.
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Pakistani actress: I posed topless, not nude

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Pakistani actress featured in a racy cover shot in the December edition of a men's magazine in India told CNN she posed topless but not completely naked.
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U.S. man sentenced for Thai king insult

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Thai criminal court has sentenced a Thai-born American to two and a half years in prison for insulting the monarchy.
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Group: More journalists jailed worldwide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The number of journalists jailed around the world increased more than 20% in 2011, mainly because of government crackdowns in the Middle East and North Africa, a nonprofit organization said Thursday.
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West Bank mosque torched

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Palestinian mosque in the northern West Bank was torched early Wednesday morning in what police suspect is a nationalistic "price tag" attack.
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Experts say Mindy McCready will have trouble getting custody

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Mindy McCready walked out of an Arkansas courtroom after a closed-door custody hearing celebrating. She told reporters, "I'm a happy girl." The Arkansas judge pla..
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