Ivory Coast president 'devoted' to reconciliation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ivory Coast\'s new president plans to make national harmony his top priority as he tries to pull his crisis-ridden country together after many months of political turbulence and what one just-released report calls a now-prevailing \"climate of fear.\"
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Test results normal for hospitalized NJ gov.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) - Gov. Chris Christie was "in charge and at work" in a hospital room Thursday following emergency treatment for asthma, his deputy chief of staff said. &..
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Experts say marijuana prohibition has failed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A state panel heard from a parade of experts Thursday as it began studying whether to legalize marijuana in Indiana or reduce criminal penalties on small amount..
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Army: AWOL soldier admits to Fort Hood attack plan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - An alert issued by the Army says an AWOL Muslim soldier who had weapons stashed in a motel room near Fort Hood has admitted planning an attack on the Texas po..
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Mubarak trial to open next week, Egypt says

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ousted Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak\'s trial on charges of corruption and ordering police to kill anti-government protesters will open Wednesday at a Cairo convention hall, Egypt\'s justice minister announced Thursday.
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Titanic explorer details new deep-sea journey

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MYSTIC, Conn. (AP) - The man known for discovering the wreck of the Titanic says his latest deep-sea venture aims to discover new geologic features and artifacts from ancient civil..
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'Jeopardy!' host injured chasing burglar

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is scheduled for surgery after he snapped his Achilles tendon while running after a woman who he says stole cash and other items f..
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Judge says polygamist leader can represent himself

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A Texas judge says polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs can represent himself in his sexual assault trial but refused to delay opening statements. &nbs..
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Boehner: House debt plan is 'doable and signable'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner says his plan mixing spending cuts in exchange for raising the nation's $14.3 trillion debt limit is not perfect but is as large a step..
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J&J cuts maximum Tylenol dose to prevent overdoses

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Johnson & Johnson said Thursday that it's reducing the maximum daily dose of its Extra Strength Tylenol pain reliever to lower risk of accidental overdose ..
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S. Africa: 250,000 gold miners go on strike

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - More than 250,000 South African gold miners went on strike Thursday seeking higher wages and a cut of profits from soaring gold prices, a union representative s..
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Indonesian fishermen find body of American surfer

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Local fishermen on Thursday found the body of an American surfer who went missing last weekend in waters off western Indonesia.    Daniel B..
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Boy rescued from NH mountain after asthma event

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BEANS GRANT, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Department of Fish and Game says a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy was rescued from a trail on Mount Eisenhower in Beans Grant after he suf..
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NY State Fair unveils 1,500-calorie 'Donut Burger'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Want fries with that ... doughnut?    A food booth in Syracuse will unveil the "Big Kahuna Donut Burger" at this year's New York State Fair.&nb..
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Parts problem hurts Ford Focus sales

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Two people familiar with the matter say Ford Motor Co. can't build as many hot-selling Focus cars as it wants because of equipment problems at a parts factory. ..
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Hot air balloon lands off Mass. Turnpike

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

AUBURN, Mass. (AP) - It was unusual sight for rush hour motorists on the Massachusetts Turnpike: an emergency landing by a hot air balloon.    State police say the b..
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Baby monkey needs human help at San Diego Zoo

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN DIEGO- An adorable baby silvered leaf monkey needs some human attention at the San Diego Zoo in California. She was born earlier this month to a first time mother, who was havi..
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Rural US disappearing? Population share hits low

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Rural America now accounts for just 16 percent of the nation's population, the lowest ever. The latest 2010 census numbers hint at an emerging America where, by m..
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Strauss-Kahn accuser to thank NY supporters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

  NEW YORK (AP) - The hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault plans to personally thank her New York supporters. Nafissatou Diallo (na-fee-SAH'-too d..
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House GOP set to vote on revamped debt-limit bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans pushed toward a vote Thursday on a newly modified plan to stave off an unprecedented government default next week, even though the legislation f..
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