Sudan signs peace deal with Darfur rebel group

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) - The Sudanese government and a rebel group from the country's troubled Darfur region have signed a peace deal. Thursday's signing in the Qatari capital of Doh..
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Legionnaires' cases reported by Aria hotel guests

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Aria Resort & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip is warnings guests who stayed during a two week window that they may have been exposed to high levels of the ba..
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Kids checked after syringes found at NM preschool

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Children at a city-run preschool program in Albuquerque, N.M., are being examined by doctors after teachers learned they had pricked themselves with hypode..
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UN admits South Sudan as 193rd member

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The United Nations has a new member - South Sudan. The African nation, which gained independence Saturday, became the U.N.'s 193rd member by acclamation Thurs..
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'Home Alone' character actor Roberts Blossom dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Character actor Roberts Blossom, who played the white-bearded neighbor "old man Marley" in the movie "Home Alone," has died at age 87 in Southern Califo..
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Flights canceled, delayed in Denver after hail

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - Dozens of flights have been canceled or delayed at Denver International Airport following a hail storm that damaged planes and stranded about 1,000 passengers overnig..
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Army treats brain injuries in field

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) - The traumatic brain injury that Army Staff Sgt. Isidoro Castillo suffered when a suicide bomber attacked his unit in Afghanistan could have mea..
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Virginia's capital city to promote breastfeeding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Richmond leaders are launching an initiative to increase breastfeeding in an effort to improve urban babies' and mothers' well-being and reduce public health c..
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Births, not new immigrants, push US Latino growth

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - With immigration slowing, babies born in the U.S. rather than newly arrived Mexican immigrants are now driving most of the fast growth in the Latino population. A..
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Companies propose curbing junk food ads for kids

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The nation's largest food companies say they will cut back on marketing unhealthy foods to children, proposing their own set of advertising standards after reject..
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Movies companies snuff on-screen smoking

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - A new study shows three film companies have drastically reduced smoking from their movies aimed at children and teens. The three companies have in recent years adopt..
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Judge declares mistrial in Roger Clemens case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - The judge declared a mistrial in baseball star Roger Clemens' perjury trial over inadmissible evidence shown to jurors. U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton said Cle..
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Apocalyptic warnings as LA freeway closure looms

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's more than big city gridlock and some people in the Los Angeles area are sounding positively apocalyptic as they warn about this weekend's "Carmageddon." Tho..
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Clinton kicks off global tour with Libya talks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - The volatile situation in Libya will be the first item on Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's packed agenda during her latest around-the-world diplomatic ..
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John Edwards' lawyers due in North Carolina court

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Lawyers for former presidential candidate John Edwards are expected in federal court to hammer out a schedule for his criminal case. The attorneys were set ..
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South Sudan becomes newest U.N. member

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

South Sudan is scheduled to become the 193rd member of the United Nations on Thursday morning, adding to a flurry of activities that started with its independence last week.
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One thing Americans can't live without

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

  The so-called "Great Recession" taught many Americans tough lessons on cutting back financially, but what would be the last thing you'd give up?   Cash-strapped America..
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'Enough is enough,' Obama says, calling for deal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Amid new warnings and fresh signs of strain, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders are entering a perilous debt-limit endgame. The president, declaring..
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Mexico changes constitution to combat human trafficking

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Mexico\'s president approved several changes to the country\'s constitution Wednesday aimed at cracking down on human trafficking.
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South Sudan to be newest U.N. member

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

South Sudan is scheduled to become the 193rd member of the United Nations on Thursday morning, adding to a flurry of activities that started with its independence last week.
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