Volcano eruption closes Iceland airspace

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A volcanic eruption in Iceland forced the closure of airspace over and around the country\'s main airport, a spokeswoman for Keflavik International Airport said today. FULL STORY | Video
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Volcano erupts beneath Iceland glacier

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Grimsvotn volcano under the Vatnajokull glacier in Iceland was erupting, according to the Icelandic Meteorological Office.
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Yemeni opposition signs deal leading to president's departure

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Yemen\'s opposition has signed a regionally brokered deal that would result in the departure of controversial President Ali Abdullah Saleh and end the country\'s grinding political crisis, opposition officials told CNN.
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Navigating the Mississippi as troublesome as flooding worsens

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Out of control barges have added to the challenges of the surging Mississippi River.    The barges broke free from a towboat and the swift cu..
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Obama heading to Europe to tend to old allies, new challenges

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Weaving together strands of pomp, policy and summitry, President Barack Obama's weeklong European tour is all about tending to old friends in the Western alliance..
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Small blast rattles Northern Ireland's Londonderry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Masked men, allegedly shouting they were members of the Irish Republican Army, abandoned a small bomb and fled a commercial area in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, the mayor said Saturday.
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Report: Iran dismantles U.S. spy network

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran has arrested 30 people suspected of spying for the United States, the nation\'s state-run Press TV reported Saturday, citing the country\'s Intelligence Ministry.
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Grief, anger linger in Syria after deadly violence

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Anger and grief lingered across Syria on Saturday, a day after deadly protests erupted across the country and Syrians raced over the Turkish border to escape the persistent violence.
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Accused ex-IMF chief in home detention

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released on bail and taken to a New York apartment, where he will be monitored, a source with knowledge of the agreement said. FRENCH, JEWISH COMMUNITIES RATTLED |
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Libya forces attack rebels in mountains

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NATO jets pounded Libyan ports overnight, destroying eight of Moammar Gadhafi\'s warships, an alliance spokesman said Friday.
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Nation of Islam representative arrested in Guyana

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A top Nation of Islam official was arrested in Guyana on suspicion of terrorism and is being held in a Georgetown detention center, police said.
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IMF ex-leader is released on bail in NYC

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NEW YORK (AP) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been released from a New York City jail. The former head of the International Monetary Fund posted $1 million cash and $5 million bond Fr..
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Al-Qaida eyed oil tankers as bombing targets

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Osama bin Laden's personal files revealed a brazen idea to hijack oil tankers and blow them up at sea last summer, creating explosions he hoped would rattle the w..
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Netanyahu to Obama: No return to 1967 lines

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday at the White House in a session that could highlight tensions between the allies.
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Tenn. Senate OKs ban on teaching of homosexuality

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A bill passed by the Tennessee Senate would forbid public school teachers and students in grades kindergarten through eight from discussing the fact that so..
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Glitch makes NASA cut short Endeavour spacewalk

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

HOUSTON (AP) - Two astronauts cut short Friday's otherwise routine spacewalk because of a broken spacesuit sensor, but most of their work was already finished outside the Internati..
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U.N.: Refugees from besieged Syrian town flee to Lebanon

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hundreds people have crossed into Lebanon from a turbulent Syrian region where violence has erupted recently, the U.N. refugee agency said on Friday.
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Netanyahu at White House after Obama challenge

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sharply at odds over terms for Middle East peace, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met in the Oval Office Friday in an encount..
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Dervis' withdrawal raises Lagarde's IMF prospects

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - A former finance minister for Turkey who had been among the leading candidates to head the International Monetary Fund is removing himself from consideration. The..
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Japan: We'll reform child custody laws

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Bowing to intense international pressure, Japan has taken a step closer to changing its international child custody policies.
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