What you pay for Medicare won't cover your costs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - You paid your Medicare taxes all those years and want your money's worth: full benefits after you retire. Nearly three out of five people say in a recent Associat..
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60,000 porn websites shut down, China says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

China\'s anti-pornography campaign shut down more than 60,000 pornographic websites this year, with police investigating almost 2,200 criminal cases, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported Thursday.
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48 coal mine deaths in 2010 is worst since 1992

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The U.S. coal industry had its deadliest year in nearly two decades in 2010, with much of the death toll stemming from a single explosion. As of Thursday, ..
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Ford recalls 15,000 trucks and crossovers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

DETROIT (AP) - Ford is recalling nearly 15,000 trucks and crossovers due to problems with electrical systems that can short and create a fire. The Detroit automaker said Thursday t..
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Calif. governor rejects parole for deadly dentist

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FOLSOM, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has rejected parole for a Southern California dentist who killed three people in the 1980s by administering fatal doses of anesthet..
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12 Somalis detained in Holland last week are released

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Twelve men of Somali origin arrested in the Netherlands last week on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack have been released, but three of them are still being treated as \"suspects,\" a government official said on Thursday.
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1 suspect in Denmark terror case released, 3 held

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - An Iraqi asylum seeker accused of plotting a shooting attack on the Copenhagen office of a newspaper that published cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad was ..
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President threatens end to Darfur talks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Sudan threatened to withdraw from peace talks with rebels in the western Darfur region unless an agreement was struck by Thursday.
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No word from Taiwanese ship since it reported pirate attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Taiwanese fishing vessel has not been heard from since reporting that pirates were attacking it in the Indian Ocean several days ago, authorities said Thursday.
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Mexican town's last police agent missing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The last agent on the police force in the Mexican border town of Guadalupe has been missing and is believed to have been kidnapped, a government official said Wednesday.
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Family of WWI veteran looks forward to 110th birthday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The family of Frank Buckles, the nation\'s lone living veteran of World War I, hopes he makes it to his 110th birthday about a month from now, despite troubling signs he is on the decline.
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U.S. aid worker released from Haiti jail

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An American relief worker jailed in Haiti under suspicion of kidnapping a 15-month-old boy has been released, the man told CNN Wednesday.
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Cholera outbreak could hurt Haiti's rice production

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Cholera has already killed almost 3,000 Haitians. Now it is threatening to cause misery in another vital way.
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Travelers say airlines' customer service failed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Passengers are lashing out at airlines for poor customer service after this week's storm on the East Coast left thousands stranded and unable to get through to reservation agents. ..
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Airliner slides off runway at Jackson Hole, Wyo.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - An airliner landing at Wyoming's Jackson Hole Airport has slid off the runway. No injuries are reported. Witnesses identified the plane as an American Airlines..
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Energy prices lower, still around two-year highs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - Energy prices fell Wednesday while the East Coast continued to dig itself out of Monday's blizzard and a cold snap swept across other parts of the country.  He..
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Profs start website for rich to give back tax cuts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Upset the federal government recently extended tax cuts for the rich, three professors at Yale and Cornell universities have created a website that encourag..
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1 dead; 1 missing as new storm hits Southern California

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - One person is dead and one is missing as another winter storm sweeps through California. A person camping at a wildlife preserve near Santa Rosa, about 50 miles ..
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Israeli girls told to avoid dating Arabs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A letter from about 30 prominent rabbis\' wives was causing a stir in Israel on Wednesday because it urges Israeli girls not to date Arabs.
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Auto industry recalled 20 million vehicles in 2010

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Automakers recalled about 20 million vehicles in 2010, led by high-profile recalls by Toyota that prompted new scrutiny of the auto industry's safety record. The ..
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