Index: Which countries are perceived to be the most corrupt?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Somalia, Myanmar and Afghanistan have the lowest scores on Transparency International\'s Corruption Perceptions Index, which measures how people in 178 countries and territories view corruption in their public sectors.
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Remains of famous Australian outlaw identified

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Edward \"Ned\" Kelly packed a lot of living, stealing and killing in his scant 25 years.
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A glimpse into the Gadhafi family

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

There\'s a bounty on the head of Moammar Gadhafi, three of his children have fled the country, at least one is dead, and two of his sons seem to be having a public argument over whether to keep fighting or surrender to rebels.
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Juarez: 49th officer dead in less than year

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A municipal police captain was fatally shot while driving to work on Thursday in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, becoming the 49th municipal police officer killed since October 2010, authorities told CNN.
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UK police arrest 2 in hacking probe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police in London said Thursday they have arrested two men as part of an international investigation into computer hacking groups Anonymous and LulzSec.
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Van der Sloot charged with murder in Peru

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Once a prime suspect in Natalee Holloway\'s 2005 disappearance in Aruba, Joran van der Sloot has been charged with murder in the death of a Peruvian woman last year.
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Peruvian authorities charge Van der Sloot with murder

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Once a prime suspect in Natalee Holloway\'s 2005 disappearance in Aruba, Joran van der Sloot has been charged with murder in the death of a Peruvian woman last year.
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Katia weakens in the Atlantic

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Less than a week after Irene ravaged much of the East Coast, Hurricane Katia roared to life in central Atlantic with winds of 75 mph, forecasters said.
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Katia weakens to tropical storm, to strengthen

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Katia has weakened to a tropical storm as it moves across the Atlantic but forecasters say they expect it to strengthen again over the next two days. &n..
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Ariz. bride arrested at reception gets probation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHOENIX (AP) - An Arizona bride arrested at her own wedding reception after kicking a police officer will not have to serve time behind bars.    A judge sentenced 28..
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Kurdish activists clash with police in Istanbul

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Mounting tensions between the government and members of Turkey\'s Kurdish ethnic minority erupted on the streets of the country\'s largest city Thursday, after Kurdish activists clashed with riot police at a protest organized by the main Kurdish nationalist political party.
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Vehicle in 'Brotherhood Ride' involved in NC crash

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- A Naples Fire and Rescue truck taking part in a September 11th tribute ride was involved in a serious wreck in North Carolina. The crash happened as a group of firefi..
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Gadhafi vows no surrender in Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Moammar Gadhafi warned from hiding Thursday that tribes loyal to him were well-armed and preparing for battle, hours after rebels hoping for a peaceful surren..
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Toyota August US sales fall 13 percent

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) - Toyota says its August U.S. sales fell 13 percent because of supply shortages caused by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.    The Japanese ..
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Forecasters eye Gulf disturbance, could be storm

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A low pressure system over the Gulf of Mexico could become a tropical depression by the weekend, forecasters said Thursday, bringing the possibility of flash flo..
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No U.S. troops killed in Iraq last month

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

No U.S. troops were killed in Iraq in August, marking the first month without an American military death there since the United States invaded the country in 2003.
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Missing girl found dead in garbage bag

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The body of a girl whose disappearance triggered a public outcry in Argentina was found naked inside a garbage bag in Buenos Aires Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.
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Mentally ill sisters freed from chains

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

We first met Mohedeye and Nedaa Dawabsha sitting quietly on the floor of a small room in their family\'s modest house in the dusty West Bank village of Duma. Neither of the sisters were able to leave the room.
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The mystery of Syria's attorney general

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

What happened to the attorney general of Hama?
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Man runs 50-mile Mich. race with jaw wired shut

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOWELL, Mich. (AP) - A 50-mile run is an incredible challenge. Try it with your jaw wired shut.    A western Michigan man accomplished the feat last weekend when he ..
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