Back to work in Japan: 'Not business as usual'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tokyo and other parts of Japan faced blackouts on Monday as the country tried to return to work and a sense of normality.
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Doctors, aid workers and rescue dogs get to work in Japan

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By: WINK Administrator

A massive emergency response operation is underway in northern Japan, with world governments and international aid groups coming together to bring relief to the beleaguered island nation.
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Gadhafi forces retake rebel town, state TV claims

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Libyan state TV reported Sunday that the opposition-held town of al-Bregahad been \"been cleansed from the criminal gangs and mercenaries, the area is now safe, and all citizens should go back to their work and their normal life.\"
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Japan PM: 'Toughest' crisis since WWII

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rescuers begin a fourth day picking through the rubble of northern Japan on Monday as the country\'s prime minister called on his country to pull together. FULL STORY | NUCLEAR FEARS | RESCUES | LIVE BLOG | FULL COVERAGE
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Inmates killed in Iraqi prison riot

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least two prisoners were killed and 14 people wounded Sunday when a riot erupted at a Tikrit, Iraq, prison, police officials in Tikrit said.
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Israel OKs settlement increase after family killed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Israel approved the construction of several hundred housing units in the West Bank, the prime minister\'s office said early Sunday, a day after five Israelis were killed in their home in the disputed territory.
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Gadhafi drives rebels from one of last strongholds

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) - Moammar Gadhafi's forces drove rebels from one of their final strongholds on Libya's main coastal highway on Sunday, pushing at least 25 miles deeper into op..
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Shooting, tear gas at Yemeni protest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

For the second time in two days, security forces fired live ammunition and lobbed tear gas during protests in Change Square outside Sanaa University on Sunday, Ala\'a Al-Khowlani, a witness at the scene, said.
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Trial of U.S. hikers in Iran to resume

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The trial of American hikers charged with espionage in Iran will resume May 11, the state run Islamic Republic News Agency reported Sunday, citing the head of the Justice Ministry.
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10K dead in Japan amid fears of nuclear meltdowns

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

SENDAI, Japan (AP) - The estimated death toll from Japan's disasters climbed past 10,000 Sunday as authorities raced to combat the threat of multiple nuclear reactor meltdowns and ..
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Israeli family 'killed in terror attack'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Five members of an Israeli family were killed in the West Bank early Saturday morning in what the Israeli military is calling a terror attack
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Aristide to return to Haiti, lawyer says

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide will end his exile and return to Haiti within the next week or so, ahead of the country\'s elections, his lawyer told CNN Saturday.
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U.S. man gets 15 years in Cuba prison

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. contractor Alan P. Gross was sentenced Saturday to 15 years in prison for crimes against the Cuban state, Cuba\'s state-run news agency reported.
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US contractor convicted in Cuba; 15-year sentence

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

HAVANA (AP) - A Cuban court on Saturday found U.S. contractor Alan Gross guilty of crimes against the state and sentenced him to 15 years in prison, a verdict that brought a swift ..
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White House hails Arab League no-fly zone request

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says the Arab League has taken an "important step" by asking the U.N. Security Council to impose a no-fly zone over Libya and increasing internati..
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Devastation from Japan quake, tsunamis

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The morning after Japan was struck by a powerful earthquake and tsunamis, the disaster\'s massive impact was only beginning to be revealed. SURVIVORS LOOK FOR LOVED ONES | HI-DEF PHOTOS | FULL STORY
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Activists: Hundreds protest on Saudi 'day of rage'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Defying a government ban on all kinds of public demonstrations, a group is planning a \"Day of Rage\" protests Friday in Saudi Arabia.
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Gadhafi forces pound rebels in key oil port

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The military forces of Moammar Gadhafi on Friday pounded Ras Lanuf, the key oil port once in the hands of rebel forces, with its leadership confidently vowing to retake all territory from the opposition despite growing international pressure.
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Tsunami arrives in Calif., knocks boats loose

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CRESCENT CITY, Calif.- Waves from a tsunami caused surges along California's coast that shook some boats loose from docks, as beach-area residents evacuated to higher ground. The t..
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Obama prepared to tap petroleum reserve if needed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says he's prepared to tap the country's emergency oil reserve should the situation demand it. As gas prices rise some in Congress have bee..
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