Source: CIA operating in Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

With the threat of a better armed, better trained pro-government force inciting more bloodshed in Libya, the United States is considering arming the country\'s opposition -- though questions prevail about how to do so responsibly.
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Carter visits jailed American contractor in Cuba

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter will visit Alan Gross, an American contractor jailed in Cuba, on Wednesday, the last day of his visit to the island, according to a human rights activist.
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Syria leaves state of emergency in place

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad acknowledged Wednesday that his people want reform. But he made no no mention of lifting an emergency law that\'s been in place for nearly 50 years. FULL STORY | NATION HELD BACK BY FEAR
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Did you see the video of the babies talking?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

Some baby talk is the newest viral video consuming internet users around the world.The video shows 2 diaper clad babies babbling in their kitchen and it has a lot of people wonderi..
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Lawmakers seek answers on Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON- The top NATO commander said Wednesday the U.S. military role in Libya will be reduced "measurably" as other nations take on added responsibilities in the war, an assess..
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Bullet found aboard US Airways plane

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON- Investigators have found a bullet aboard a US Airways plane that was grounded in Charlotte, N.C., after a pilot making a pre-flight inspection found a hole in the fusel..
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Tainted seafood fears spread as Japan plant leaks

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TOKYO- Fears about contaminated seafood spread Wednesday despite reassurances that radiation in the waters off Japan's troubled atomic plant pose no health risk, as the country's r..
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Obama sets ambitious goal to reduce US oil imports

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON- Seeking to show the public he understands the burden of rising gas prices, President Barack Obama set an ambitious goal of reducing U.S. oil imports by one-third by 202..
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'Cricket diplomacy' begins for India, Pakistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pakistan\'s prime minister, Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, arrived in India Wednesday to watch a cricket World Cup match between the two archrival teams as the nuclear neighbors try to repair ties wounded by the 2008 terror attacks on Mumbai.
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Iraqi officials killed during hostage siege

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least nine city and provincial officials were among dozens killed in Iraq when armed militants took over a government building in Iraq and held hostages this week, Interior Ministry officials told CNN Wednesday.
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Egypt to announce new working constitution

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Egypt\'s ruling military leadership will announce Wednesday a constitutional declaration that will operate as a working constitution in the current political transitional period, state-run news media MENA reported.
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Myanmar swears in new president

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Myanmar\'s former Prime Minister Thein Sein has been sworn in as the country\'s new president, marking the end of the military body that has governed the Asian nation for decades, state-run Myanmar Radio reported Wednesday.
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Plant workers scramble to prevent toxic water leak

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Workers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant faced a difficult balancing act Tuesday as they struggled to keep reactors cool and prevent radioactive water from leaking into the ocean.
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Gadhafi forces go on offensive; rebels lose ground

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Forces loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi went on the attack Tuesday, pushing opposition fighters back to the outskirts of a key oil town, rebels said, as world diplomats met in London to discuss the future of the North African nation.
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Syrian government resigns

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tens of thousands of Syrians poured onto the streets of Damascus Tuesday to demonstrate in favor of the government. Many held posters of President Bashar al-Assad, others waved Syrian flags, while some painted their faces and chests in national colors.
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Bangladeshi girl, 14, was lashed to death under Islamic ruling

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hena Akhter\'s last words to her mother proclaimed her innocence. But it was too late to save the 14-year-old girl.
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CNN freelancer among 56 killed in Iraq

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Armed men attacked and took control of a government building in northern Iraq Tuesday, Interior Ministry officials said.
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Slander charges filed against alleged Libyan rape victim

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The men accused of raping Eman al-Obeidy have filed counter charges against the woman for slander, a Libyan government spokesman said on Tuesday.
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Bronx Zoo's missing cobra 'speaks out' on Twitter

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NEW YORK - The Bronx Zoo may still be looking for its missing cobra, but a tongue-in-cheek Twitter user is charting its supposed progress. Someone purporting to be the slithering e..
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Diplomats unite against Gadhafi

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Military action against the Libyan government must continue until attacks on civilians stop and humanitarian assistance is allowed to pass freely, international diplomats concluded Tuesday in London.
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