Turkish gay pride march draws thousands

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thousands of Turks marched through Istanbul in a demonstration calling for improved rights and greater social acceptance for the country\'s homosexual community.
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Anti-corruption websites pop up in China

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Chinese web developers are using a new weapon aimed at fighting corruption: sites encouraging people to share stories of bribes online.
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E. coli strain behind German deaths back in France

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The strain of E. coli blamed for 46 deaths in Germany appears to have resurfaced in France, the French Ministry of Health said.
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Syrian general: Soldiers, police killed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syria says more than 400 members of security forces have been killed in months-long unrest in the country, a charge that came as videos surfaced allegedly showing children killed in the violence. FULL STORY | Video
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Venezuelan critics demand info on Chavez's health

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Opposition leaders are accusing President Hugo Chavez of failing to fully inform Venezuelans about his health.    Government opponents say ..
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Flood berm collapses at Nebraska nuclear plant

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A berm holding back floodwater at a Nebraska nuclear power plant has collapsed.    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission says the 2,000-foot berm..
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Water level appears to be falling in flooded Minot

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MINOT, N.D. (AP) - The Souris River appears to be starting a slow decline at Minot, where efforts to hold off further flood damage are successful so far.    The rive..
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North Carolina declares wildfire emergency; Georgia officials ban fireworks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Beverly Perdue has declared a state of emergency in eastern North Carolina, as crews work to contain a series of stubborn wildfires.    Dro..
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Obama gave commanders leeway on Afghan pullout

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - In promising a U.S. military pullout from Afghanistan will begin in July, President Barack Obama is permitting his commanders to decide critical details, includin..
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Report: Two confess to helping al Qaeda inmates escape in Yemen

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two prisoners have confessed to digging a tunnel that led to the escape of 63 inmates last week, Yemen\'s state-run SABA news agency reported Sunday.
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6 bodies found in French Alps

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The bodies of six climbers were found Sunday in the French Alps, authorities said.
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Israel denies fiscal pressure on Greece to block flotilla boats

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Israeli foreign ministry on Sunday rejected as \"ludicrous\" suggestions that Israel and the United States were using economic pressure to force fiscally strapped Greece into preventing boats from participating in an international flotilla to the Gaza Strip.
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2 killed at Iraqi police station

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A suicide bomber wearing an explosives-laden belt targeted a police station Sunday in northern Baghdad, killing two civilians, an Iraqi official at the police station said.
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Militants in Pakistan attack 2nd police station in 2 days

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In the second such attack in two days, militants attacked a police station in Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least three officers.
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Hacking collective LulzSec says it is disbanding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

LulzSec, the gleeful and secretive band of hackers who appear to be responsible for a string of high-profile and sometimes embarrassing Internet attacks, said it was disbanding.
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African Union to meet for Libya talks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The African Union will attempt Sunday to map a road to peace in Libya, despite a previous failed effort to end hostilities between Moammar Gadhafi\'s forces and rebels seeking to oust the Libyan leader.
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Wife: China releases activist Hu Jia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Chinese authorities have released activist Hu Jia, his wife posted Sunday on Twitter.
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Mexico tops U.S. in Gold Cup final

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In one of the Americas\' biggest soccer showdowns, the United States jumped to an early lead in the Gold Cup final before Mexico rallied to even the score.
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ND governor: Flood plan 'holding up very well'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MINOT, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple says he's encouraged that the Souris River's rise is slowing down as it approaches a crest in beleaguered Minot.   &nb..
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Wedding plans bloom as NY legalizes gay marriage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - Wedding plans are blooming amid celebrations by gay rights advocates of New York becoming the sixth state to legalize same-sex marriage.    Couples w..
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