Workers find ultra-high radiation levels at Fukushima

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The operator of Japan\'s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has detected the highest radiation levels at the facility since the initial earthquake and tsunami five months ago, a company spokesman said Tuesday.
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Emily storms the eastern Caribbean

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tropical Storm Emily was not well organized Tuesday but could gain strength as it moves across the northeastern Caribbean towards the Dominican Republic and Haiti, the National Hurricane Center said.
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Al Qaeda affiliate threatens Somalia's starving

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Ramadan offensive has begun here, an obvious date to rally supporters of the al Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab militant group, but this year feels a little different.
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Man arrested in UK phone-hacking probe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 71-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an investigation into phone hacking, London\'s Metropolitan Police said Tuesday.
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21 Mexican prosecutors resign

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 21 federal prosecutors in Mexico have resigned in the past four days, an announcement that comes on the heels of a purge of agents and investigators in the attorney general\'s office.
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Church bombing wounds at least 20

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A car bomb exploded outside a Catholic church in central Kirkuk, Iraq, early Tuesday, wounding at least 20 people, authorities said.
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30 killed in ongoing ethnic clashes in Pakistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 30 people were killed in Karachi on Monday night and Tuesday, the latest deaths in cycle of ethnic and political violence in Pakistan\'s commercial capital.
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Suicide bombers raid Afghan guesthouse

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Three heavily armed militants attacked a guesthouse in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least three guards and wounding 10 others, officials said.
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Debt deal legislation passes the House

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ann Peay

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Emergency legislation to avoid an economy-rattling government default sped through the House Monday night, a scant day before the deadline for action - the drama..
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FDA says sleepy brownies are unsafe

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration has warned the manufacturer of melatonin-laced brownies called "Lazy Larry" that the government considers them unsafe and could s..
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Suspect in tourist murders arrested

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities in Argentina have arrested a suspect in the case of two French tourists found dead near a hiking trail last week, the state-run Telam news agency reported on Monday.
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Ohio woman to pay fines after breast-milk spraying

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio woman accused of spraying sheriff's deputies with breast milk has been sentenced to two years of probation. Thirty-year-old Stephanie Robinette of Wes..
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EU slaps more sanctions on Syria

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union expanded its sanctions against Syria on Monday, imposing asset freezes and travel bans against five more military and government officials. ..
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Alcohol, drugs factors in fatal Coors Field fall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - A 27-year-old man who died when he fell from a stairway during a Colorado Rockies game had marijuana and alcohol in his system at the time.    An autop..
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Protesters removed from House gallery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Protesters have been removed from the House spectators' gallery and arrested after causing a disturbance.    They began chanting Monday shortly aft..
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1,300 workers locked out at American Crystal Sugar

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) - Replacement workers were on the job at seven American Crystal Sugar plants and some employees were picketing outside them Monday, after about 1,300 union mem..
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Expert: Polygamist leader had child with girl, 15

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A forensic analyst says DNA evidence shows with 99.99 percent certainty that a polygamist religious leader fathered a child with a 15-year-old girl. &..
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Daniel Radcliffe substitute announced for Broadway

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Producers of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" have turned to TV to find a replacement for star Daniel Radcliffe.    Darren Criss of..
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Ford to recall 1.1M pickup for gas tank problem

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Ford Motor Co. says it is recalling 1.1 million pickup trucks because the gas tanks can fall off and cause a fire.    The company is reca..
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Report: Syria opens fire on restive city

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Syrian military opened fire Monday on the flashpoint city of Hama, a human rights organization said. A day earlier, clashes reportedly left more than 70 people dead nationwide. FULL STORY | VIDEO
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