Spain's Catalonia region bans bullfighting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In the sandy arena of Catalonia's La Monumental bullring, the traditional bugle signaled the end of an era Sunday as Barcelona hosted its last bullfight.
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Libya site may be mass grave

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Officials with Libya's transitional government announced Sunday they have located a suspected mass grave thought to hold the remains of 1,270 people, victims of a 1996 massacre at Abu Salim prison.
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Yemen's president addresses nation amid deadly violence

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Newly returned from three months out of the country, Yemen's president addressed his people Sunday, blaming "terrorists" for the deadly violence at anti-government protests.
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Abbas returns to hero's welcome

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas stood before a cheering crowd Sunday upon his return from the U.N. General Assembly, where he had launched a controversial bid for Palestinian statehood.
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Saudi king: Women will get to vote

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Women in Saudi Arabia will be allowed to vote and run for office in future municipal elections, King Abdullah announced Sunday.
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Distance swimmer continues trek from Cuba

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

MIAMI (AP) - Endurance athlete Diana Nyad soldiered on despite a painful jellyfish sting to the face and kept up her swimming ultramarathon Sunday, about halfway through a grueling..
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U.S. hikers heading home from Iran

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

MUSCAT, Oman (AP) - Today is homecoming day for two Americans freed from an Iranian prison who are believed to be on a flight heading to the United States. Before boarding the..
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Nepal plane crash kills American tourists

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - A plane carrying tourists to view Mount Everest crashed while attempting to land in Nepal on Sunday, killing all 19 people on board, including 13 foreigners,..
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Libya's new leaders meet to discuss interim government

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Libya's new leadership started a three-day meeting Sunday to discuss the formation of an interim government, a senior council member said.
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Iran hikers arrive in the United States

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two American hikers freed last week from an Iranian prison are expected to arrive in the United States on Sunday.
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6 soldiers killed in clash between Turkish troops, rebels

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A military ceremony is scheduled for Sunday for six Turkish soldiers who were killed in a clash with suspected Kurdish militants over the weekend.
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Consecutive blasts in Iraqi city kill 6, wound 32

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least six people were killed and 32 wounded Sunday in four consecutive explosions in the city of Karbala, Iraqi officials said.
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Police: 19 killed as small plane crashes in Nepal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Nineteen people aboard a small plane were killed Sunday when it crashed while trying to land at the airport in Kathmandu, police in Nepal said.
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80 people arrested at 'Occupy Wall Street' protest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) - About 80 people have been arrested as demonstrators who were camped out near the New York Stock Exchange marched through lower Manhattan.    The "Occ..
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Youngster orders paintball supplies, gets Viagra

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

BOSTON, Mass.- A 14 year-old boy ordered a paintball gun barrel online from what he thought was a reputable company. Excited to open his new gear in front of his mother and brother..
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FBI pays $2 million for Bulger whereabouts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

BOSTON (AP) - The FBI says it has paid a $2.1 million reward to tipsters for information leading to the arrest of fugitive Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger and his longtime gi..
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Satellite crashes to Earth

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

WASHINGTON (AP) - Details are still sketchy. But NASA's dead six-ton satellite fell to Earth early today, starting its fiery death plunge somewhere over the vast Pacific Ocean.&nbs..
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Guards fired at outside area of Pope's Mass in Germany

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two private security company workers were shot at with an air gun near where Pope Benedict was to hold Mass in Germany on Saturday, police said.
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Iran open to "hot line" with US

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says he would welcome a "hot line" with the United States or any other way to head off conflict in the Persian Gulf.  ..
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Jury selected in Jackson doctor's case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A seven-men, five-woman jury has been selected to hear the involuntary manslaughter case of Michael Jackson's doctor.    The panel was selected Fr..
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