Police: 1 of 2 bank hostage-takers in custody

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PEARLAND, Texas (AP) - Police have apprehended one of the two masked people who took hostages while trying to rob a suburban Houston bank Friday, but the other remains inside with ..
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Death count from Midwest storm system hits 6

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a third person has been killed in Missouri by a powerful storm system that spawned several tornadoes and claimed at least three lives in Ark..
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NJ gov defends Fla. trip, praises storm response

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is defending himself against criticisms leveled at him for vacationing in Florida as a blizzard pummeled the East Coast and dum..
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U.S. crab tycoon faces new charges in Russia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An American businessman who lost his company, health and freedom in Russia is now struggling to merely stay alive.
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Drone strike kills 4 in Pakistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Suspected U.S. drone strikes killed four militants Friday in Pakistan\'s tribal areas, intelligence officials said.
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Kidney parole condition raises ethical questions

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A debate is unfolding over an unusual offer from Mississippi's governor: He will free two sisters imprisoned for an armed robbery that netted $11, but one wom..
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Queensland flood cleanup to cost 'hundreds of millions'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The flooding in the Australian state of Queensland will cost \"hundreds and hundreds of millions of dollars,\" Prime Minister Julia Gillard said Friday as she toured the devastation.
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Ban 'deeply alarmed' over Ivory Coast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said U.N. security forces are \"authorized to use all necessary means to protect its personnel\" and any others at the location where Ivory Coast\'s president-elect is based. LONG CONFLICT |
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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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