US: Gadhafi's denials of violence are 'delusional'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON - The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's assertion that his regime is not using force against its own people is "delusional." Sus..
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Ireland PM-in-waiting starts to hammer out coalition

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The man poised to become the new prime minister of Ireland spoke to a potential coalition partner by telephone Monday morning, the Irish Labour party said.
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Treasury says $30 billion in Libyan assets frozen

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department says that at least $30 billion in Libyan assets have been frozen since President Barack Obama imposed sanctions on Libya last week. David Cohen..
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House moves to stop laser targeting of aircraft

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON - People who knowingly aim laser pointers at an aircraft would be committing a federal crime subject to up to five years in prison under legislation the House has passed..
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Sultan of Oman: Hire 50,000 citizens

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The sultan of Oman has ordered the hiring of 50,000 citizens in the aftermath of weekend protests that left at least one person dead and 11 others injured, state-run media reported.
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Kids left alone before deadly Texas day care fire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

HOUSTON - Investigators say a Houston day care operator left the children she was caring for alone, while a stove top burner was on, before a fire at the home that killed four chil..
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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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