Report: Christian killed in Egypt attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Christian man was shot to death and five other people were wounded Tuesday in an attack on a train in Egypt, the state-run Egyptian news agency MENA reported, citing a local security source.
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Review of Haiti vote completed but not yet delivered

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A much-awaited review of Haiti\'s disputed presidential election has been completed but not yet been handed over to the president, the head of the monitoring team said Tuesday.
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Gates: N. Korea may pose 'direct threat'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pyongyang\'s development of nuclear weapons and missile technology is putting North Korea on a path to \"becoming a direct threat to the United States,\" U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Tuesday.
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Judge orders Michael Jackson doctor to stand trial

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge on Tuesday ordered the personal physician of Michael Jackson to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter after hearing testimony that he administered a l..
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China tests stealth fighter as Gates visits

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

China took its latest powerful toy, a new stealth fighter jet, out for its first test spin Tuesday, leading U.S. Defense Secretary Gates to wonder whether the flight was scheduled to coincide with his visit.
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$100K in drugs found on cruise ship docked in Md.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

BALTIMORE (AP) - Drug-sniffing dogs found nearly $100,000 worth of cocaine and heroin aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship in a federal investigation of an employee smuggling ring...
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Bill to abolish death penalty heading to gov.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A bill to abolish the death penalty in Illinois is on its way to Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn. The state Senate voted 32-25 Tuesday to abolish the punishment...
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Obama marks anniversary of Haiti earthquake

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is honoring the memory of those who died in the Haiti earthquake as the one year anniversary of the disaster approaches. In a statement rel..
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Coroner: Autopsy showed Jackson death a homicide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A coroner who performed the autopsy on Michael Jackson testified Tuesday that the pop star's death would have been classified a homicide even if the singer gave ..
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Flooding leaves thousands homeless, kills 13 in Sri Lanka

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Recent heavy rains across Sri Lanka caused flooding and landslides that left thousands homeless, killed 13 people and injured 44 others, the country\'s disaster management agency said Tuesday.
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2 Schwab units paying $118.9M in SEC settlement

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Two units of Charles Schwab Corp. on Tuesday agreed to pay a total $118.9 million to settle federal regulators' civil charges of making misleading statements abou..
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Farm lobbying group cautions states on immigration

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ATLANTA (AP) - The nation's largest farm lobbying group says if state lawmakers crack down on illegal immigrants, they should also help farmers who need seasonal labor. Delegates t..
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NTSB urges shoulder belts for small planes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal safety officials urged Tuesday that aircraft owners be required to retrofit small planes with shoulder-lap seatbelts, but stopped short of calling for the..
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Official: Jackson healthy, but doc's care lacking

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A coroner's official said Tuesday that Michael Jackson was mostly healthy, but the doctor charged in his death provided substandard care. Dr. Christopher Rogers ..
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Verizon big winner from having iPhone? Not so fast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon Wireless would seem to be a big winner now that it will start selling the iPhone and break Apple Inc.'s monogamous relationship with AT&T Inc. in the U...
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US appeals court weighs Philly tour guide tests

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Tour guides in Philadelphia want a federal appeals court to decide if they can be required to pass a history test and be licensed. But judges hearing arguments ..
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Doctor: Giffords breathing on her own after attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Doctors say an Arizona congresswoman is breathing on her own after being shot in the head. Dr. Michael Lemole, Giffords' neurosurgeon, says they've left a brea..
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MySpace slashes nearly half its global staff

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Struggling entertainment site MySpace says it is cutting 47 percent of its staff worldwide, or about 500 people. Mike Jones, the chief executive of MySpace, said..
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Biden: U.S. willing to stay in Afghanistan beyond 2014

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. troops will stay in Afghanistan beyond 2014 if Afghans want them to, Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday.
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Election woes in line for Nigeria

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

No voting equipment, no election officials, no security and an election chairman indicating events are out of his control.
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