Strikes on Christian homes in Iraq kill two

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least two people were killed and 14 others were wounded in a wave of bombings targeting Christian homes in Baghdad, an Interior Ministry official said.
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Khodorkovsky faces more years in prison

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A judge in Moscow sentenced Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the former head of the Russia\'s Yukos oil company, and his business partner to 14 years in prison on corruption charges.
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Yemen frees insurgents under peace deal

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Yemen is releasing hundreds of jailed insurgents after the president\'s directive to free 500 detainees as part of a peace agreement, the country\'s embassy in Washington announced.
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Protests intensify in Bolivia over gasoline prices

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) - Protests against a sharp increase in fuel prices intensified and turned violent in Bolivia on Thursday, as thousands of demonstrators demanded President Evo ..
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New Orleans moves to get rid of last FEMA trailers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The era of the FEMA trailer - a symbol of the prolonged rebuilding from Hurricane Katrina - might be drawing to a close in New Orleans. Citing the remaining 221 ..
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Video captures UK serial killer's defiance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Closed-circuit TV footage that led British police to identify Stephen Griffiths as a serial killer shows the self-proclaimed \"Crossbow Cannibal\" in the hallway outside his apartment shortly after he killed one of his victims.
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Phoenix-bound Delta flight makes emergency landing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A Delta flight en route from Detroit to Phoenix has made an emergency landing in Colorado Springs after having trouble with one of its engines. Fligh..
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14 civilians killed in Afghan mine blast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 14 civilians died when a mini-bus struck a road mine in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, a provincial official said.
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Police: Baby thrown out hospital window in Jamaica

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Police in Jamaica say a woman killed a newborn baby girl by throwing her out a second-story window at the island's largest maternity hospital. Constable Ya..
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BC-US-ODD--IHOP-Church Lawsuit,0115

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The International House of Pancakes has dropped its legal flap against a Missouri church over their shared initials. The Glendale-based flapjack chain accused th..
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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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