New numbers: Auto sales on the rise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

DETROIT (AP) - U.S. sales of cars and trucks rose in January, a strong start to what the auto industry hopes will be an extension of last year's recovery.In another good sign, sale..
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Number of illegal immigrants in US steady at 11.2M, after earlier drop

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Could the flow of illegal immigrants into the U.S. be ready to increase again? The authors of a new study aren't sure. The study finds that after declining during..
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Study finds red light cameras cut fatal crashes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Red light cameras are helping drivers remember that red means stop and are saving lives, according to a new study out Tuesday by the Insurance Institute for Highw..
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DFW Airport reopens after ice storm forced closure

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

DALLAS (AP) - Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport has reopened after icy runways forced the major air hub to close for more than two hours. DFW Airport spokesman David Magana s..
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Cairo ramps up evacuations, 18,000 seeking exit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAIRO (AP) - EgyptAir's staff scuffled with frantic passengers, food supplies were dwindling, flight information was nonexistent - and some policemen even demanded substantial brib..
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Haitian deportee dies, showing cholera symptoms

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIAMI (AP) - A Haitian man who was among the first group deported to the Caribbean country since last year's earthquake has died after suffering cholera-like symptoms in jail. Fami..
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Koreas agree to military talks at Panmunjom next week

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North and South Korea have agreed to hold working-level military talks at the truce village of Panmunjom next week, the Ministry of Defense said Tuesday.
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Pakistani judge blocks move to release U.S. consular employee

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Pakistani judge ordered the government Tuesday not to hand over to American authorities a U.S. consular employee accused of killing two Pakistanis who allegedly tried to rob him.
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Iran, opposition embrace Egypt's protesters

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

While some governments are trying to walk a fine line between supporting Egypt\'s president and supporting protesters in that tumultuous nation, Iranian officials are taking the side of the protesters.
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Oil prices rise on Egypt unrest; Brent tops $100

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NEW YORK (AP) - Brent crude oil topped $100 for the first time since 2008 as investors kept an anxious eye on Egypt and worried about unrest there disrupting the flow of oil from t..
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Florida Federal Judge: Health Care Reform Unconstitutional

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

The Justice Department says it will appeal a Florida judge's ruling against President Obama's Health Care Reform. Monday, a Federal Judge in Pensacola ruled the law unconstitutiona..
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Major demonstrations expected in Egypt

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Egypt braced for a \"march of millions\" in anti-government protests Tuesday, as embattled President Hosni Mubarak tried to throw up roadblocks for demonstrators calling for his ouster. FULL STORY | LATEST DEVELOPMENTS EVACUATIONS | FEAR FOR RELICS | Q&A
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U.S. charter flights to begin out of Egypt

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Charter flights that begin Monday will ferry the first of thousands of Americans away from the escalating crisis in Egypt, the State Department said.
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Energy stocks push indexes higher

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - Energy stocks are pushing indexes higher after Exxon-Mobil reported its most profitable quarter since 2008.  Massey Energy Co. jumped 10 percent after Alpha Na..
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Report: Immigration law not enforced consistently

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ATLANTA (AP) - Some local law enforcement agencies, particularly in the Southeast, are turning over illegal immigrants who commit even minor offenses to federal authorities for dep..
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Ala. man pleads not guilty in bride's diving death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Relatives of an Alabama woman who died during a 2003 honeymoon scuba diving trip in Australia were pleased Monday when a Jefferson County judge set an early..
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Key senator backs nuclear in clean energy proposal

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairman of the Senate energy committee says he supports including nuclear power in a clean energy standard, as long as it's done in a way that also helps the..
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Fla. judge strikes down health overhaul

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge ruled Monday that the Obama administration's health care overhaul is unconstitutional, siding with 26 states that sued to block it. U.S. Dist..
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Unrest in North Africa and Middle East may spread to Syria

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

What began as a popular uprising that toppled the Tunisian government before spreading into Algeria, Jordan, Yemen, Sudan and, of course, Egypt, may now be headed for Syria.
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Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood: A force to be feared?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The scenes in Egypt have been dramatic, as thousands turn out onto the streets demanding that President Hosni Mubarak resign after 30 years in power.
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