Costa Rica-Nicaragua dispute ratchets up

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Costa Rica will take its border dispute with Nicaragua to the United Nations and the International Court of Justice, if a resolution is not found between them, Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla said.
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Locals react to Presidential commission's ideas to cut national debt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Presidential commission released very controversial ideas to reign in the massive debt in the U.S. Drastic times call for drastic measures. Still, these painfu..
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Obama honors U.S. veterans in South Korea

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama paid tribute Thursday to American troops who 60 years ago fought a Communist regime that he said continues to be a provocative threat to peace in the region.
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Crippled cruise ship expected in San Diego

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A crippled cruise ship stranded off the coast of Mexico with nearly 4,500 people onboard got some additional help for its journey toward San Diego, California, on Wednesday morning.
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Met returning 19 King Tut objects to Egypt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is returning to Egypt 19 small objects that were entombed for centuries with ancient Egypt\'s \"boy king,\" officials announced Wednesday.
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U.S. to use more drones to hunt for al Qaeda in Yemen

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Obama administration is expected to deploy more Predator drones in Yemen to hunt for and possible strike against, al Qaeda in the country, U.S. officials said.
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U.S. to give Palestinian Authority additional $150 million

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United States is giving an additional $150 million in direct assistance to the Palestinian Authority, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced Wednesday.
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Job hunting help available in Fort Myers Wednesday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Job hunting help is available in Southwest Florida this week. As the Career and Service Centers of Southwest Florida celebrates it's new name, Southwest Flori..
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Clinton nixes unilateral move for Palestinian state

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday the United States does not support a unilateral move by Palestinians to declare a Palestinian state.
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Cracks found in shuttle fuel tank, not just foam

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA has found cracks in space shuttle Discovery's fuel tank. Discovery is grounded until at least the end of the month by a hydrogen gas leak. The leak..
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France: Paris terror suspects were planning suicide attack

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Five terror suspects arrested in France this week are suspected of planning a suicide attack, Interior Minister Brice Hortefeux said Wednesday.
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Britain's Conservative Party's HQ attacked

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A group of demonstrators broke into the headquarters of Britain\'s governing Conservative Party in London Wednesday, spray-painting anarchy symbols and setting off flares before being forced out of the building.
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At least 16 dead in El Salvador juvenile facility fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 16 people died and another 22 were injured Wednesday in a fire at a juvenile detention center in El Salvador, said Mauricio Ramirez Landaverde, the interim chief for the national civil police force.
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Customer in wheelchair saves clerk from robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

A man looking to cause trouble picked the wrong Canadian convenience store. When he started to threaten the store clerk, a regular customer came to her rescue. Now that's pretty in..
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Police: Mail bomb could have exploded over US

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LONDON (AP) - British police say a mail bomb intercepted last month at an English airport could have exploded over the East Coast of the United States. Police said in a statement W..
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Report: White House altered drilling ban report

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - An inspector general says the White House edited a report about the administration's moratorium on offshore oil drilling to make it appear that scientists and exp..
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Feds proposes graphic cigarette warning labels

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The federal government is unveiling a new plan to snuff out tobacco use, including new larger, graphic warning labels for cigarettes that include images of cor..
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Boeing delays more 787 test flights, shares drop

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DALLAS (AP) - Boeing is putting off more test flights of its new 787 passenger jet while it investigates an emergency landing of one of the planes on Tuesday. Boeing shares have fa..
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Landlord finds live WW II mortars inside Fla. home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Police have removed several live World War II mortars from a southwest Florida home. A landlord called police Tuesday after finding the explosives at one o..
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Fla. chimp grabs the limelight

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A new book by Comedy Central host Jon Stewart is making a celebrity out of a trained chimpanzee named Ricky who lives in southwest Florida. Ricky is featured ..
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