Holocaust museum launches Iranian-language YouTube channel

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Yad Vashem, Israel\'s official Holocaust memorial, museum and research facility, has launched a YouTube channel in Farsi, the primary language of Iran. This is being added to the already existing channels in English, Hebrew, Arabic, Russian and Spanish.
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6.1 magnitude quake hits Tajikistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake hit Tajikistan Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
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Death toll from flooding in Brazil surpasses 800

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Devastating floods in Brazil\'s Rio de Janeiro state have killed more than 800 people, according to new government figures.
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Australia: Flooding cost to be 'enormous'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Flooding in Australia has affected more than 3 million people, making it one of the costliest disasters in the nation, the federal treasurer said Sunday.
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Report: Israel rejected Palestinian offer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Palestinian negotiators agreed to give up large swaths of East Jerusalem to Israel during negotiations dating back to 2008, an offer the Israel side flatly rejected, the Al-Jazeera network said.
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Greens pull out of Irish government

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Green Party has pulled out of Ireland\'s crumbling government, depriving it of a majority in parliament and likely forcing early elections.
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Threats fly, tensions escalate between political rivals in Albania

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The showdown between Albania\'s ruling government and its political opposition showed no signs of abating Sunday, with Socialist Party leader Edi Rama calling for yet another demonstration despite fresh threats from the nation\'s prime minister.
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Hezbollah pledges Lebanese unity, says it won't be pressured

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hezbollah will announce its pick for a new prime minister Monday and won\'t be \"pressured\" by an international tribunal investigating the 2005 killing of a former premier, its leader said Sunday night.
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Report details warning for fired Mich. asst. AG

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - A former assistant state attorney general who was fired after being accused of harassing the gay student assembly president at the University of Michigan wa..
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SC inmate in trouble after Facebooking from prison

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina prison officials say they have seized a cell phone from an inmate who was updating his Facebook page from prison. Corrections officials told ..
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British contractor on 2 slain colleagues: Deaths weren't acts of murder

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A British security contractor on trial in Iraq for killing two colleagues said Sunday he is \"not guilty of murder.\"
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Coroner: Pa. family of 3 died in murder-suicide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) - Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a woman shot her 12-year-old son and her elderly mother before turning the gun on herself last week. Lawrence County ..
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Survey: Gas prices jump nearly 3 cents in 2 weeks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - A new survey finds the average price of regular gasoline in the United States has jumped 2.99 cents in the last two weeks.The Lundberg Survey of fuel price..
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Case in Giffords shooting likely to take years

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Investigators have been poring over surveillance video, interviewing witnesses and analyzing items seized from Jared Loughner's home as they build a case in th..
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Northeast braces for bitterly cold temperatures

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - An Arctic cold front is ushering in some of the coldest weather that the Northeast has seen in two years.      The front will bring bitter ..
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FBI: NC woman arrested in 1980's kidnapping

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - The FBI says a North Carolina woman who raised a child kidnapped from a New York hospital two decades ago is in custody on a parole violation charge in Con..
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Wal-Mart vs. Civil War site: battle heads to court

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By: Ashley Murphy

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Nearly 150 years after Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant fought in northern Virginia, a conflict over the battlefield is taking shape in a courtroom. The disp..
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Radical Iraqi cleric travels back to Iran

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iraqi radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has traveled to Iran for a visit, weeks after returning to Iraq and ending three years of self-imposed exile.
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Police: 32 killed in Pakistan bus crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thirty-two people were killed after a bus lost control, crashed into an oil tanker and burst into flames in southeastern Pakistan on Sunday, police said.
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Tunisians mourn protest victims

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tunisia on Sunday ended a three-day mourning period for dozens of people killed in protests that ousted the country\'s long-term president. As the mourning period ended, small protests broke out in the capital. | FULL STORY | WEEK IN PHOTOS
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