NYC airport invaded by turtles, delaying flights

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Aviation authorities say dozens of flights were delayed at New York's Kennedy airport after about 150 turtles crawled onto the tarmac in search of beaches to lay th..
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'Transformers' revenues dip with $13.5M for No. 3

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The giant "Transformers" robots have shrunk a bit in the early going at the box office. Distributor Paramount Pictures says "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" laun..
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Errant golf ball saves Pa. man's life

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PAOLI, Pa. (AP) - There were so many things Chris Logan could have done last Fourth of July. He could have slept in. He could have hung around his apartment and gone out later for ..
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Man, woman burned by cooking grease in Bremerton

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - Two 19-year-olds were seriously burned by hot cooking grease in Bremerton. The man and woman were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle Tuesday ..
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Scientists spy most distant and earliest quasar

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A team of European astronomers says it has discovered the most distant and earliest quasar yet. Quasars are bright, starlike objects powered by giant black holes..
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Obama stops short of endorsing gay marriage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says gays are our friends and neighbors and should be treated like every other American. But days after New York state legalized same-sex m..
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Dozens of US cities line up to contest 2010 census

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - With jobs and federal aid at stake, dozens of U.S. cities are lining up to contest their 2010 census counts as too low. A decade ago, there were 1,200 challenges ..
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Lightning kills 22 students, 1 teacher in Uganda

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Ugandan officials say 22 students and a teacher died after lightning struck their school in the country's midwest. Local police spokeswoman Zura Ganyana said..
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New ambulances in Delaware are just for children

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - During the past 18 years, many pediatric patients in the emergency and critical care units of local hospitals have been transported to Alfred I. DuPont Hosp..
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Greece backs austerity despite violent protests

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's lawmakers approved a key austerity bill Wednesday needed to avert default next month, despite a second day of rioting on the streets of Athens that l..
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Egyptians clash with police in Tahrir Square

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police fired tear gas, rubber bullets and pellets early Wednesday to break up a demonstration by relatives of those killed in Egypt\'s revolution.
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Towns near NM fire, nuclear lab wary of smoke

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) - A wildfire that is threatening the nation's premier nuclear-weapons laboratory has grown to more than 108 square miles as firefighters brace for more errati..
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Bank of America in $8.5B mortgage settlement

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NEW YORK (AP) - Bank of America and its Countrywide unit will pay $8.5 billion to settle claims that the lenders sold poor-quality mortgage-backed securities that went sour when th..
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Clinton pushing human rights on 4-day Europe trip

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has begun a four-day trip to Europe to support international human rights and democracy. Clinton is en route to Hungary,..
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U.S. drone and copter, coalition snipers helped Afghans

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A U.S. Predator drone flew over a Kabul, Afghanistan, hotel during Tuesday night\'s insurgent attack, providing critical video of the attackers as the situation unfolded, two coalition military officials said Wednesday.
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Q&A: What's behind Greece's riots?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Greek riot police lobbed tear gas and clashed with demonstrators in Athens on Wednesday. Why are people rioting? What is the austerity package? What happens next? Get the answers. POLICE CLASH WITH PROTESTERS | WHAT IF MEASURES FAIL? |
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Boat leaves U.S. tourist snorkeling

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

SYDNEY (AP) - Australian officials are investigating a dive boat company that accidentally left behind a U.S. tourist who was snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef. The man, who pan..
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Does Iran have nuke-capable missiles?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran has been carrying out covert tests of missiles capable of delivering a nuclear payload, UK Foreign Secretary William Hague said Wednesday, in contravention of a U.N. resolution.
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7 indicted in taped shooting of Pakistani teen

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Pakistani court has indicted six soldiers and one civilian on murder and terrorism charges in the death of an unarmed man whose fatal shooting was caught on video.
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Volcano ash disrupts air travel, again

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An ash cloud from a Chilean volcano is disrupting air travel in Australia and New Zealand once again, airlines said Wednesday.
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