Sex charges dropped against DSK, not in effect yet

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn says that the past months have been "a nightmare" for him and his family and that they're looking forwarding to returning home.   &..
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Strauss-Kahn dismissal about proof, not truth

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The sexual assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn is now over. The judge has granted the prosecutors\' motion to dismiss the case against the former head of the International Monetary Fund. But for all the complex legal machinations, one simple question remains unanswered: What happened between Strauss-Kahn and Nafissatou Diallo, the housekeeper at the Sofitel in New York, on May 14?
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Two Germans missing in Afghanistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two Germans are missing in Afghanistan, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Tuesday, adding that it\'s possible \"they have become victims of a kidnapping.\"
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Official: 3 arrested in American's kidnapping in Pakistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police have arrested three suspects in the kidnapping of Warren Weinstein. a development expert from the United States who was snatched this month from his home in Lahore, Pakistan, a police official said Tuesday.
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Turkey: Up to 100 Kurd rebels killed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ninety to 100 Kurdish rebel fighters have been killed during Turkey\'s incursion on northern Iraq, the Turkish military said Tuesday.
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Hurricane Irene strengthens to Category 2

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities posted warnings for Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic as forecasters predicted Tropical Storm Irene would strengthen into a hurricane Monday.
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DSK accuser's lawyer: Charges dropped?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A New York district attorney recommended Monday that charges be dropped against former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who was accused more than three months ago of sexually assaulting a hotel housekeeper.
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New search for missing U.S. woman in Aruba

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police in Aruba launched a new search on Monday for missing U.S. woman Robyn Gardner not far from the facility where the only suspect connected to the case is being held.
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U.N. council to hold special meeting on Syria

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.N. Human Rights Council is scheduled to meet Monday in Geneva, Switzerland, to discuss allegations of human rights violations in Syria.
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Gaza militants renew rocket fire despite truce

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JERUSALEM (AP) - Palestinian militants in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip launched rockets and mortar shells into southern Israel Monday, despite an unofficial truce meant to defuse esc..
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Dispute over Lockerbie bomber revived

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic are demanding that Libya\'s new rulers extradite convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi.
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Fla. woman pleads guilty in 1985 Pa. homicide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

EASTON, Pa. (AP) - A Florida woman has pleaded guilty to third-degree murder in the 1985 shotgun death of a Pennsylvania man.    Fifty-six-year-old Lucinda Andrews w..
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Man shoots self near kids' NJ toy gun swap event

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - The mayor of New Jersey's biggest city says a shooting near a children's toy gun exchange event illustrates just how vital such initiatives are to curbing the c..
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Ride worker at W.Va. State Fair critically hurt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A worker hit in the head by a gondola on a ride at the West Virginia State Fair is in critical condition at Charleston Area Medical Center.   &nb..
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Philly extends youth curfew after flash mobs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia officials are extending the curfew for minors for two more weeks until the regular school-year curfew takes effect.    The 9 p.m. cu..
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Syrians taunt Assad, saying regime next to unravel

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BEIRUT (AP) - Taking inspiration from the rapid unraveling of the regime in Libya, thousands of Syrians poured into the streets Monday and taunted President Bashar Assad with shout..
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South Sudan clashes kill 600

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.N. on Monday called for reconciliation in the newly-established Republic of South Sudan after fighting reportedly left at least 600 dead and at least 26,000 cattle stolen.
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Obama says 'rule is over' for Libya's Gadhafi

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) - President Barack Obama said Monday that Libyan strongman Moammar Gadhafi's "rule is over" although elements of his regime continue to resist rebels who have ..
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At least 10 die, 1,800 displaced in Nigeria floods

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Nigerian emergency authorities say at least 10 people have died in building collapses caused by heavy rains in the country's north.    A re..
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Libya rebels hold most of Tripoli, face resistance

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Libyan rebels claimed to be in control of most of Tripoli Monday after their swift advance on the capital heralded the fall of Moammar Gadhafi's 42-year regim..
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