Hacking scandal casts light on Murdoch's politics

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Rupert Murdoch is a political kingmaker in Britain and his native Australia. In the United States, he's best known for promoting conservative opinion through medi..
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Debt face-off shifts to Congress, bargain in play

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Negotiations to increase the nation's debt ceiling shifted to Congress where Republican and Democratic leaders were assessing the mood of their members even as an..
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NATO disputes Libyan claim of al-Brega coordinated attack

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Libyan government is claiming that NATO and anti-government rebels were carrying out a coordinated air, sea and land attack on the strategic town of al-Brega, but the alliance sloughed off the assertion.
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Thousands evacuated after Indonesia volcano eruption

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

More than 4,000 residents have been evacuated from a central Indonesian province after a volcano erupted, sending smoke high into the sky.
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N. Korea returns South Korean's body

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North Korea has returned the body of a South Korean man after it washed up on its southwestern coast, according to South Korea\'s Red Cross.
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Explosives, jihadist materials found at Indonesian school

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities found weapons, explosives and jihadist materials at an Islamic school in central Indonesia after a three-day standoff, police said Thursday.
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Libyan spokesman: 'We will die for oil'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Moammar Gadhafi vowed Thursday not to buckle to international demands that he cede the power he has held tightly for nearly 42 years as the leader of Libya, and instead said he would remain \"until the last drop of my blood.\"
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Clinton on another world tour

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived Friday in Istanbul, the start of a 12-day journey that, in typical Hillary fashion, will straddle the globe, taking her to Europe, India and East Asia.
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Irish delegation 'bullied' in Bahrain

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Bahraini pro-government medics and state media staffers \"bullied and intimidated\" an Irish delegation of health workers and politicians here to secure the release of more than a dozen Bahraini health workers, said former Irish Foreign Minister David Andrews.
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Mumbai attacks raise security concerns

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Officials in Mumbai, India, have corrected the death toll from Wednesday\'s blasts, saying that 18 people were killed.
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FBI to probe Murdoch's company

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The FBI has launched an investigation into Rupert Murdoch\'s News Corp. amid allegations of hacking into phone conversations and voice mail of September 11 victims and their families, a federal law enforcement source told CNN. MURDOCHS TO ATTEND UK HEARING |
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Ex-editor to testify over hacking

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks will appear before lawmakers next week to answer questions over the phone-hacking scandal, a spokeswoman for the British Parliament\'s Culture, Media and Sports Select Committee said Thursday.
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Seattle firefighters rescue tangled window washer

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle firefighters have rescued a window washer who slipped out of his seat and dangled about 65 feet off the ground outside a building at the Seattle Center civic..
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1888 Edison recording may be 1st talking doll try

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Scientists believe a 123-year-old recording made by Thomas Edison was the first attempt at a talking doll and possibly the oldest surviving commercial recordin..
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Volcano erupts in central Indonesia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - An Indonesian volcano spit lava and smoke thousands of feet into the air early Friday, sending panicked residents fleeing down its slopes. There were no i..
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Army finds Mexico's biggest marijuana plantation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Mexican army says it has found the largest marijuana plantation ever detected in Mexico. The army says the marijuana fields covers almost 300 acres (120 hect..
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Calif. gov signs landmark law to teach gay history

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a landmark bill adding lessons about gay history to social studies classes in California's public schools. Brown, a Democrat, ..
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Tentative October trial date set for John Edwards

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - A judge has tentatively scheduled an October trial for former presidential candidate John Edwards. The ex-U.S. senator is charged with six felony counts inv..
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Hungary rebuilds towns destroyed by toxic waste

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KOLONTAR, Hungary (AP) - Nine months after a flood of toxic red sludge devastated Hungarian villages, the country has built more than 100 new homes for the displaced. But for survi..
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Going after 2012 candidate Bachmann has its risks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Michele Bachmann's rise in Republican presidential race polls is making the tea party favorite an enticing target for rival campaigns. But the Minnesota cong..
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