7 held in counter-terror raids in England

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police arrested six men in Birmingham, England overnight in what they called a pre-planned, intelligence-led counter-terror operation, they said Monday.
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Officials: Pilot error, drunk navigator caused Russian crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pilot error, slight intoxication of the navigator, and a failure of the crew to interact properly caused a plane crash that killed 47 people in June of this year, Russia\'s Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) said Monday.
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Voting rules change

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Some state legislatures now under Republican control have been tightening voting regimens perceived as beneficial to Democrats - a move that comes as next yea..
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China calls for new 6-party talks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

China is calling Monday for the resumption of six party talks on North Korea's nuclear disarmament two days before planned inter-Korean talks. "We are happy to see that there have been some new, positive interactions between the parties concerned surrounding the restart of the six party talks," Foreign minister Yang Jiechi told a seminar in Beijing. "The parties must seize these opportunities."
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China calls for resumption of talks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

China is calling Monday for the resumption of six party talks on North Korea's nuclear disarmament two days before planned inter-Korean talks. "We are happy to see that there have been some new, positive interactions between the parties concerned surrounding the restart of the six party talks," Foreign minister Yang Jiechi told a seminar in Beijing. "The parties must seize these opportunities."
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Relatives doubt inquiry in Medal of Honor battle

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) - Relatives of several U.S. troops killed during a 2009 Afghanistan battle that led to a Medal of Honor award last week are questioning whether some Army officers g..
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Schumer: Juice needs national standard for arsenic

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A new proposal would set the first maximum standard for arsenic in apple juice as the Food and Drug Administration continues to test for the substance. &nb..
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Quake kills 18 in India, Nepal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Eleven people -- six in India and five in Nepal -- died when a magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck the northern Indian state of Sikkim near the border between the two nations Sunday night, police said.
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Israeli PM: Palestinian U.N. bid will fail

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Palestinians\' quest to become a member state of the United Nations will not succeed, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday, predicting it will not be approved by the U.N. Security Council.
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Hikers' release delayed again, lawyer says

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The lawyer trying to get two American hikers freed from prison in Iran was not able to get a signature on bail paperwork because a judge is on vacation until Tuesday, he told CNN Sunday.
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Libya: Anti-Gadhafi forces head to Sirte

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Forces against ousted Libyan ruler Moammar Gadhafi entered his hometown of Sirte by the convoys on Saturday, a day after they pulled back following fierce resistance.
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UBS: Unauthorized trades lost $2.3B

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Swiss banking giant UBS lost more than previously thought due to unauthorized trading, it announced Sunday, putting losses at $2.3 billion, up from earlier estimates of $2 billion.
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Sinn Fein's McGuinness to run for Irish president

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Northern Ireland\'s Martin McGuinness will be the Sinn Fein candidate for president of the Republic of Ireland when elections are held next month, the party\'s executive committee voted unanimously Sunday.
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Flash mob invades Michelle Bachmann rally

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

LOS ANGELES, Ca.-  Michele Bachmann brought her presidential campaign to L.A., but she also ran into an unique form of protest. A flash mob of gay and lesbian activists protes..
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Another air show crash claims one life

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - The pilot of a World War II-era plane has died after it crashed and burst into flames at a West Virginia air show, the second deadly air show crash in 24 ..
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Edward Kennedy's only daughter dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

WASHINGTON (AP) - Six years after she was deemed cancer-free, Kara Kennedy accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom on behalf of her father, just weeks before Sen. Edward Kennedy..
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Tail of plane may be to blame in air show crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

RENO, Nev. (AP) - A federal investigator says searchers have recovered parts of the tail section of a World War II-era airplane that crashed in Reno, killing the pilot and eight sp..
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"Don't Ask Don't Tell" ends Tuesday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Officially, the U.S. military's ban on openly gay troops ends Tuesday and the historic event will likely be marked by all-night bashes across the nation. But ..
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Official: Egyptian elections to begin in November

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Egyptian elections, the first since the ouster of longtime President Hosni Mubarak in February, will begin November 21, the head of the nation\'s election commission said Sunday.
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Pakistani officials say drone falls on tribal region

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A suspected U.S. drone fell on Pakistan\'s tribal region overnight, two Pakistani senior security officials told CNN on Sunday.
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