Northeast braces for bitterly cold temperatures

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - An Arctic cold front is ushering in some of the coldest weather that the Northeast has seen in two years.      The front will bring bitter ..
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FBI: NC woman arrested in 1980's kidnapping

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - The FBI says a North Carolina woman who raised a child kidnapped from a New York hospital two decades ago is in custody on a parole violation charge in Con..
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Wal-Mart vs. Civil War site: battle heads to court

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Nearly 150 years after Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant fought in northern Virginia, a conflict over the battlefield is taking shape in a courtroom. The disp..
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Radical Iraqi cleric travels back to Iran

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By: WINK Administrator

Iraqi radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has traveled to Iran for a visit, weeks after returning to Iraq and ending three years of self-imposed exile.
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Police: 32 killed in Pakistan bus crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thirty-two people were killed after a bus lost control, crashed into an oil tanker and burst into flames in southeastern Pakistan on Sunday, police said.
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Tunisians mourn protest victims

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By: WINK Administrator

Tunisia on Sunday ended a three-day mourning period for dozens of people killed in protests that ousted the country\'s long-term president. As the mourning period ended, small protests broke out in the capital. | FULL STORY | WEEK IN PHOTOS
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Mexican singer accused of rape gets 6 days to present evidence

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A judge has given a Mexican singer accused of raping a teen a six-day extension to present evidence in the case, state media reported.
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Haiti president: Duvalier should face justice

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) - Haiti's president says ex-dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier had every right to return home from exile, but must now face up to an in..
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AP Source: GM adding 650-plus jobs at Mich. plant

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

DETROIT (AP) - A person familiar with the plan says General Motors Co. is adding a shift and more than 650 jobs at its assembly plant in Flint.      The pe..
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Obama's economic agenda: Boost US competitiveness

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he will use his State of the Union address to outline an agenda to create jobs now and boost American competitiveness over the long te..
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R. Sargent Shriver mourned at memorial service

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

POTOMAC, Md. (AP) - Peace Corps founder and 1972 Democratic vice-presidential candidate Sargent Shriver has been laid to rest alongside his late wife at a cemetery in Barnstable, M..
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Giffords 'more alert today' doctor says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

HOUSTON (AP) - Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' chief physician says she is "even more alert today" and progressing nicely with therapy a day after arriving at Texas Medical Center in Hous..
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Algerians defy ban to protest government

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Algerian security forces clashed Saturday with protesters who defied a ban and took to the streets of the capital demanding political reform.
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Irish prime minister quits as party leader

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Embattled Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen announced Saturday that he will step down as leader of the Fianna Fail political party but stay on as prime minister until the March 11 elections.
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Former U.S. lawmaker assisting Duvalier

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former U.S. Congressman Bob Barr was among a group of American attorneys accompanying former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude \"Baby Doc\" Duvalier as he spoke in the country\'s capital Friday.
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Once-feared Tunisian police join protesters

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - Tunisia's once-feared police staged a rally of their own Saturday, demanding better salaries and insisting they're not to blame for shooting deaths among prot..
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Iran nuclear talks end without agreement

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Negotiations over Iran\'s controversial nuclear program resumed Saturday morning after an opening session that lasted almost until midnight.
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Documents raise questions on treatment of detainees

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

New documents obtained by the American Civil Liberties Union show \"unjustified homicide\" of detainees and concerns about the condition of confinement in U.S.-run prisons in Iraq, Afghanistan and Guantanamo Bay, according to the ACLU.
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A week in photos: Turmoil in Tunisia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tunisians, spurred by the suicide of an unemployed college graduate after police confiscated his fruit cart, have been protesting for weeks over what they consider poor living conditions, high unemployment, government corruption and repression. Last Friday, Tunisia\'s president fled the country. In the days that followed, crowds of people continued to take to the streets in the nationwide grassroots uprising.
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Tunisian PM promises democratic elections

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tunisia\'s new government is interrogating 33 people from ousted President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali\'s entourage, a top official said Friday, while 1,200 others who have \"spread terror among the population\" have been arrested, according to state media.
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