US studies Egypt requests to freeze assets

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior U.S. official says the Obama administration is examining requests from Egypt's new government to freeze the assets of top aides to ousted President Hosni..
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Police disperse Iranian protesters with tear gas

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TEHRAN, IRAN- Clashes between Iranian police and tens of thousands of protesters wracked central Tehran on Monday killing one person, as opposition supporters tried to evoke the sp..
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Las Vegas wedding chapels deal with love recession

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LAS VEGAS- Las Vegas' love life is in the dumps. Fewer than 92,000 couples married in or around Sin City last year. The last time the city of drive-through wedding chapels married ..
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Hariri challenges Hezbollah in watershed speech

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In an emotional speech to thousands of supporters in Beirut, former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri issued a direct challenge Monday to the Shiite Hezbollah movement -- and said his political bloc would not join the government now being formed.
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Top gov't watchdog over $700B bailout to resign

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government's top watchdog over the $700 billion financial bailout said Monday that he will step down next month, after leading an office that uncovered millio..
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Syria sentences teen blogger to 5 years in jail

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - A Syrian court on Monday sentenced a 19-year-old blogger to five years in prison on charges of spying for a foreign country. The United States and internatio..
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Police: Gunman on Tenn. campus apprehended

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - One person pulled out a gun and shot another in the hand during an argument in a Middle Tennessee State University classroom building, then tried to hide..
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Small commercial plane crash kills 14 in Honduras

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras- A small Honduran commercial airliner crashed Monday near the capital, killing all 14 people aboard, including a high government official and a union leader, ..
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Trial begins in submarines for sultans case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT PIERCE - Trial has begun in a Florida federal court of a dispute between a former French intelligence officer and a powerful Dubai conglomerate over a failed recreational subm..
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President's proposed budget draws fire from both sides

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Cayle Thompson

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's budget proposal resurrects a series of tax increases on certain corporations and the wealthy that were largely ignored by Congress when D..
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Las Vegas wedding chapels deal with love recession

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas' love life is in the dumps.  Fewer than 92,000 couples married in or around Sin City last year. The last time the city of lights and drive-through w..
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Texas lawmaker gives feds tape of police beating

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

HOUSTON (AP) - A congresswoman has given the Justice Department a copy of 2010 surveillance video showing Houston police allegedly beating a 15-year-old burglary suspect. U.S. Rep...
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Suit: Pa. Catholic leaders failed to protect kids

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A former Catholic school student has sued the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, saying clergy covered up sexual assaults allegations against two priests who molested..
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7 charged in NY with conspiring to aid Taliban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - Federal officials in New York say seven people are charged with conspiring to aid the Taliban. They say two of the defendants agreed to sell missiles. he surface-to..
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Oil wavers on Mideast concerns, China economy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

The price of benchmark crude wavered between small gains and losses on Monday as unrest continued in the Middle East and China reported strong exports last month.  In recent d..
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Grammys ratings sing a winning tune for CBS

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - The Grammys hit a high note in the ratings Sunday night, drawing the show's biggest TV audience in a decade.  Preliminary Nielsen figures Monday show the CBS b..
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This Valentine's Day, woman gives kidney to fiance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - Not flowers and hearts, but a kidney: A Minnesota man will get a Valentine's Day gift of a lifetime. Ron Spanier and fiance Amy Anderson are preparing for t..
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Navy contractor lays off whole staff after charges

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (AP) - A Georgia-based Navy contractor has laid off its entire staff after federal prosecutors in Rhode Island accused its founder of participating in a $10 millio..
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Blagojevich motion asks judge to admit tapes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHICAGO (AP) - Attorneys for impeached Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich filed their second pretrial motion in less than a week on Monday - this latest one asking a judge to let them p..
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Attorney: Edwards is deposed in sex tape lawsuit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - An attorney for a former John Edwards aide says the two-time presidential candidate from North Carolina has given sworn statements in a lawsuit over a purporte..
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