Rockets Fired at US Embassy

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Police say insurgents are firing rockets at the U.S. Embassy as gunbattles shake downtown Kabul and its diplomatic quarter. Police official Mohammed ..
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Bail set for Americans jailed in Iran

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - A defense attorney says Iran has set bail of $500,000 each for two American men arrested more than two years ago and convicted on spy-related charges. Lawy..
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Fire-hit Indonesia tries to trigger rain

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Indonesia began cloud-seeding operations over the island of Sumatra on Monday in an attempt to trigger rain to put out fires creating thick blankets of haze over parts of Sumatra and neighboring Singapore and Malaysia.
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Rescued Gulf of Mexico oil worker dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

One of the seven missing oil workers found alive in the Gulf of Mexico over the weekend has died, Geokinetics, a Texas-based geophysical service company, said on Monday.
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Retired general leads Guatemala's presidential race

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A retired army general who pledged to take a tough stand on crime was leading in Guatemala\'s presidential elections as authorities continued tallying votes Monday.
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Turkish PM in Egypt visit amid crisis

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Turkey\'s prime minister is poised to visit Egypt, as twin diplomatic crises are shaking the foundations of several critical Middle Eastern alliances.
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Giffords grants 1st interview to Diane Sawyer

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords will give her first TV interview since being shot in January to Diane Sawyer of ABC News.    She'll sit down for the ..
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Episcopal bishop who ordained gay man dies at 87

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Retired Episcopal Bishop Walter C. Righter, an early defender of gay rights in the church who was accused of heresy when he ordained a gay deacon in 1990, has die..
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Fear of Greek default hurts markets in US, Europe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LONDON (AP) - Fear that Greece will default on its debt, perhaps triggering a financial chain reaction that will cause another global recession, hurt European stocks Monday and sen..
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Officials: 22 Shiite pilgrims found dead in Iraq

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BAGHDAD (AP) - Two officials say the bodies of 22 Shiite pilgrims who were shot dead have been found in a remote desert area in western Iraq.    All of the dead were..
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NRC staff: Reassess earthquake risk at nuke plants

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Staff at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission say the agency should immediately require operators to evaluate whether nuclear plants can withstand earthquakes and fl..
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FAA cites improper repairs to Southwest planes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal regulators are proposing to fine an aircraft repair station $1.1 million for improperly performing inspections and repairs to 44 Southwest Airlines planes..
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Report: Top college athletes worth 6 figures

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - A new report from an advocacy group says that the average fair market value of top-tier college football and men's basketball players is over $100,0000 - and the ..
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Dozens killed in Kenya pipeline fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 55 people have died after fire broke out along a fuel pipeline about three miles from the city center of Nairobi, police said Monday.
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Explosion kills 1 at French nuclear site

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An oven exploded Monday at a nuclear site in France, killing one person and injuring four, a spokeswoman for French energy company EDF told CNN.
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NH responds to rising suicide rate

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Faced with a rising suicide rate, New Hampshire is working with public, private and community partners on a range of initiatives targeting gun shop customers, ..
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Niger official: Gadhafi son headed to capital

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NIAMEY, Niger (AP) - The spokesman for Niger's government says Moammar Gadhafi's son is 'en route' to Niger's capital of Niamey.    Morou Amadou, who is also the cou..
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Kidnapped Canadian boy returned home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 3-year-old Canadian boy kidnapped four days earlier was returned to his home early Sunday, and police were searching for a suspect, officials said.
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1 dead, 4 hurt in French nuclear explosion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PARIS (AP) - An explosion Monday at a nuclear waste processing facility in southern France killed one person, seriously burned another and slightly injured three others, France's n..
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Yemen president orders power transfer talks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Embattled Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has authorized his vice president to negotiate a transfer of power with opposition parties, the state-run SABA News Agency reported Monday.
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