Obama honoring US forces killed in Afghan attack

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. (AP) - President Barack Obama is privately honoring the U.S. forces killed in the costliest attack of the Afghanistan war.    The presiden..
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Historic Georgia home built FDR destroyed by fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - A cottage used frequently by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who built it when he came to Georgia to start a polio treatment center, has been destroyed by fire,..
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Polygamist leader gets life in prison for assaults

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting two underage followers he took as brides in what his church dee..
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Troop remains returned home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

The bodies of 30 American troops killed when their helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan are back on U.S. soil. The 22 Navy SEALs and eight other service members travelled in dea..
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Feds look into BMWs that can roll away unattended

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Federal safety regulators are looking into a problem with BMW automatic transmission shifters that can allow cars to roll away after drivers have left the vehicles.&..
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Arizona man hospitalized after shooting penis

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) - A suburban Phoenix man is recovering after police say he accidentally shot himself in the penis while putting his girlfriend's gun in the waistband of his pa..
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Libyan rebel government dissolves executive board

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Libyan Transitional National Council Chairman Mustafa Abdel Jalil dismissed the rebels\' 14-member executive board on Monday..
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Record-setting Swim Attempt is Over

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

HAVANA (AP) - A Twitter feed for marathon swimmer Diana Nyad says she has ended her attempt at a record-setting swim from Cuba to Florida after 29 hours. Elaine Lafferty, who ..
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Campaign uses Marley, celebs to aid African crisis

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) — A Bob Marley song and the social media power of celebrities like Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Eminem may help the crisis in East Africa. On Tuesday, the "I'm Gonna ..
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NATO: Downed chopper reportedly hit by RPG

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Coalition forces embroiled in a firefight with insurgents in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday had called for assistance, but instead had to race to the crash scene of a downed NATO helicopter carrying their reinforcements, officials said Monday.
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Gangs roam, violence spikes in London

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tensions between police and marauding gangs continued into Tuesday in areas of Great Britain, after violence initially sparked by the shooting death of a 29-year-old man in London spread to other parts of the nation.
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London violence extends into third day

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police in London arrested more than 100 people Sunday night and early Monday in connection with violence that has afflicted London neighborhoods following riots in the city\'s Tottenham enclave over the weekend.
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Hotel housekeeper sues Strauss-Kahn

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hotel housekeeper Nafissatou Diallo filed a civil lawsuit against her alleged attacker Dominique Strauss-Kahn, former head of the International Monetary Fund.
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Asian stocks fall after U.S. rout

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tokyo\'s Nikkei fell 4.4% in morning trading Tuesday, hours after the U.S. stock market suffered its biggest one-day drop in years.
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Rebels say they retained key town near Tripoli

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Libyan rebel forces are still holding the key town of Bir al-Ghanam as of Monday night, despite the Libyan government\'s claims that it had retaken it Sunday, reporters say.
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Mother on mission to bring her son's body home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A local mother is on a mission. Her teenage son, Tyler Dobbins, was teaching in China when tragedy struck. A bacterial infection entered his blood stream, killing..
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Obama seeks to reassure faith in US credit

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Eager to calm a nervous nation, President Barack Obama on Monday dismissed an unprecedented downgrade in the nation's credit rating, insisting investors will stan..
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Univ of Cincinnati seeks state probe of teen death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CINCINNATI (AP) - A university wants the death of a southwest Ohio teenager hit by a campus officer's stun gun investigated by state authorities.    The University o..
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Diver recovered from Lake Tahoe is identified

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - The body of a scuba diver recovered from Lake Tahoe has been identified as a man who disappeared 17 years ago.    The name of Donald Christo..
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Ice cream makers try to eat high ingredient costs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Ice cream makers are paying more for dairy products and sugar, but with the economy dragging, many say they can't pass along the costs to customers. &nb..
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