Doctors want teenagers banned from tanning salons

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CHICAGO - The American Academy of Pediatrics wants teenagers banned from tanning salons to reduce their risk of skin cancer. More than 30 states regulate indoor tanning by minors, ..
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Yemen opposition rejects call for unity government

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Yemen\'s main opposition bloc on Monday rejected President Ali Abdullah Saleh\'s call to form a unity government to rule until elections to replace him, saying its goal is simply \"the fall of the regime.\"
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At least 16 killed in Brazilian pre-Carnival party

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 16 people were killed in southern Brazil at a pre-Carnival party when a power line burst over a party truck, electrocuting revelers, the Minas Gerais state fire department said Monday.
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Kenyans sing anthem worldwide in call for unity

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Kenyans worldwide called for unity Monday by singing the national anthem in unison -- a rare gesture in a continent facing violent uprisings for leaders to step down after decades in power.
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U.S. official: China 'illegally' harasses journalists

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.S. ambassador to China said Monday that American and other foreign journalists were \"illegally detained or harassed as they attempted to do their jobs\" while covering protests in downtown Beijing over the weekend.
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Report: Massive landslide hits Bolivian capital

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Sudden seismic activity caused a \"mega-mudslide\" in the Bolivian capital of La Paz Sunday, the country\'s state news agency reported.
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UK contractor gets life sentence in Iraq

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An Iraqi judge sentenced a British contractor to life in prison Monday, sparing him the death penalty.
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Rescue missions sent to Libyan desert

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

British Prime Minister David Cameron says a military-led rescue mission into the Libyan desert was \"the right thing to do,\" despite the fact that U.K. planes didn\'t have permission to enter Libyan airspace.
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6.0-magnitude quake strikes Chile

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Chile on Sunday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It was centered 23 miles south of Concepcion, in southern Chile.
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Gbagbo loyalists attack Ivory Coast broadcaster as violence drags on

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The broadcast antennae for Ivory Coast\'s state news agency was targeted Saturday night by youths loyal to incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo, according to Alassane Ouattara\'s representative to South Africa.
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Gunmen attack Republic of Congo president

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Armed men on Sunday attempted to attack the residence of Joseph Kabila, president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, but were repelled by troops at a checkpoint before reaching the palace, the country\'s communications minister said.
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Indianapolis Zoo getting orphaned Fla. dolphin

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An orphaned dolphin is getting a home at the Indianapolis Zoo. The zoo says it's been selected as the new home for 6-month-old Taz. The zoo says Taz is an Atlan..
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Irish opposition party ahead in election

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The make-up of Ireland\'s new government should become clear Sunday.
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Iraq PM gives ministers 100 days to deliver

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki gave government ministers 100 days to deliver results and eliminate corruption or be fired, the government announced after an emergency cabinet meeting Sunday.
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New Zealand quake death toll climbs to 147

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Searches continued Friday for the hundreds who are still missing after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake that demolished parts of Christchurch.
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Source: Americans detained pirate negotiators

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Before two pirate leaders departed the yacht where they held four Americans earlier this month, a maritime source says they left instructions: kill the hostages if we do not come back from negotiations.
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Organizers call for 2nd round of protests across China

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Nearly a week after calls for widespread pro-democracy protests fell flat in China, organizers are making another attempt at rallying support for the so-called \"jasmine\" demonstrations Sunday.
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Shuttle Discovery docks to space station for 13th and final time

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Some 220 miles above the Earth\'s surface, the shuttle Discovery docked Saturday afternoon with the International Space Station for the last time.
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U.N. passes Libya sanctions vote

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United Nations Security Council unanimously approves a draft resolution to impose sanctions against Libya amid Moammar Gadhafi\'s escalating crackdown on anti-government protesters. OPPOSITION PICKS LEADER | FULL STORY
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Three killed in demonstrations in Tunisia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Protests in Tunisia turned violent and deadly Saturday, just over six weeks after a popular uprising forced the president out of office, and lit a spark of desire for democratic reform in parts of Africa and the Middle East.
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