California farm recalls chopped romaine lettuce

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - A California farm is voluntarily recalling bags of chopped romaine lettuce because of possible contamination with listeria, though no illnesses have been rep..
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Interpol issues arrest warrant for Gadhafi son

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Interpol issued a Red Notice arrest warrant Thursday for Saadi Gadhafi, one of Moammar Gadhafi's sons, for allegedly taking property through force and intimidation while serving as the head of the Libyan Football Federation.
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Official: Mexican cartel leader's wife gives birth in U.S.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The wife of powerful Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has given birth to twins in a Los Angeles hospital and returned to Mexico, according to a senior U.S. government official.
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NY prosecutor: Better SAT exam security is needed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - A New York prosecutor who charged seven teenagers in an SAT cheating scandal tells The Associated Press more can be done to secure the tests.    ..
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Saudi adviser denies threat to foreigners in Riyadh

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An adviser to Saudi Arabia's government Thursday denied there is any kidnapping threat for Westerners in Riyadh, adding that he has "no idea" what prompted U.S. officials to issue such a warning.
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8 NATO troops die in Afghanistan in past 2 days

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Eight NATO troops have died in Afghanistan over the past two days, seven of them from war-related causes, the International Security Assistance Force said.
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Record price for Nazis' Enigma

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An Enigma machine which featured in a Hollywood movie about the codebreakers of World War II has smashed auction estimates and sold for a world record price.
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Final arguments in Knox appeal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Lawyers for Amanda Knox, who was painted as a \"femme fatale\" in court earlier this week, presented their final arguments Thursday during her murder appeal in Italy.
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China to perform first space docking mission

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

China's first space laboratory module is set to launch Thursday, an important milestone in its plan to build a space station.
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Castro calls Obama stupid, slams Cuba policy

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro lashed out at U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday for demanding changes on the island in order to improve bilateral relations and referred to him as "stupid."
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Pfizer, pharmacy group warn on counterfeit drugs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Pfizer Inc. and a pharmacy standards group are teaming to warn consumers about the risks of counterfeit prescription medicines, which endanger the public and take money from both p..
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Germany OKs European bailout fund expansion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Germany's parliament voted Thursday to increase the powers of Europe's bailout fund, as Greece's debt woes fuel fears of a wider financial crisis.
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Fewer people applied for unemployment benefits

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of people seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, an encouraging sign that layoffs are easing. The Labor Department says that ..
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Cat brings new meaning to 'two-faced'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

This cat is making history...just for being alive. Guinness World Records has declared him the oldest living two-faced cat. He has three eyes, two mouths and two noses. His name is..
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New 75 mph limit puts Maine in the fast lane

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - On one lonesome stretch of Interstate 95 in north of Bangor, Maine, motorists often put the pedal to the metal. Soon, it'll be legal for them to do it. &..
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Legislator seeks 'ammo' to 'attack' socialists

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Republican Montana state legislator says he was talking about weapons of the mind in an online discussion with a tea party leader about stocking up on "ammo"..
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Officials: Skunk population is surging in Illinois

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (AP) - Illinois' skunk population is soaring and as many as 6,700 of the rabies-ridden creatures were booted from the northeastern part of the state last year, a..
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ATF: Illegal to sell guns to med marijuana users

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Federal authorities say firearms dealers in states where medical marijuana is legal can't sell guns or ammunition to registered users of the drug.   ..
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Zoo helps restore nearly extinct ferret in US West

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Zoo's conservation center in Virginia is sending a group of black-footed ferrets to "boot camp" in Colorado to prepare the critters for life in the w..
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Govt changes course on pool safety rule

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal regulators are changing course on a law aimed at keeping swimmers, especially children, from getting trapped in pool drains.    The new gui..
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