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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String of errors blamed for latest cable leak

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

More than 250,000 secret U.S. diplomatic cables are now available in full and unfiltered online, exposing scores of U.S. diplomatic sources and informants that were meant to be protected often for their own safety, according to whistleblower website WikiLeaks.
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Law schools lure fewer students as jobs dry up

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The days of top law school graduates having their pick of six-figure jobs at boutique firms - or at least being assured of putting their degrees to use - are o..
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Hurricane cleanup takes over across Northeast

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

WALLINGTON, N.J. (AP) - Repair estimates indicate the damage from Hurricane Irene will almost certainly rank among the nation's costliest natural disasters. Even as rivers fin..
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Malaysia's first openly gay pastor to marry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Malaysia\'s first openly gay pastor has chosen Wednesday, coinciding with the country\'s Independence Day, to get married to his American partner in New York, barely a month after same-sex marriage became legalized there.
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Drug kingpin Coke pleads guilty to racketeering, assault

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Christopher Coke, an international drug kingpin whose arrest and extradition to the United States was preceded by a horrific gun battle in Jamaica that left dozens of civilians dead, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to racketeering and assault charges.
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Fighting breaks out in Bahrain after boy's death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Bahraini boy was killed by police on Wednesday morning -- the first day marking the Eid El-Fitr festival for many Shiite Muslims in Bahrain -- relatives and fellow protesters said.
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CDC: Half of Americans have a sugary drink daily

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - Half of Americans drink a soda or sugary beverage each day - and some are downing a lot.    One in 20 people drinks the equivalent of more than four c..
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Mentally ill sisters freed from chains in West Bank

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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