Anti-UN protests erupt in Haitian capital

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Like cholera itself, Haiti\'s protests against the United Nations spread to the capital, Port-au-Prince, as angry people took to the streets on Thursday, demanding the global body get out of their country.
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Saudis: We helped foil parcel-bomb plot

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Saudi Prince Khalid al Faisal acknowledged Thursday that Saudi Arabia alerted U.S. and European authorities to the presence of parcel bombs that were en route from Yemen.
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House committee censures Senator Rangel

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The House ethics committee is recommending that 20-term Rep. Charles Rangel of New York be censured and pay any unpaid taxes for financial and fundraising miscond..
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Bodies found in missing family search

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) - Three people who vanished from a blood-spattered home more than a week ago were found dead inside a hollow tree Thursday, days after the teenage daughter ..
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Poor sanitation could worsen Haiti cholera outbreak, CDC says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The cholera epidemic already blamed for more than 1,100 deaths in Haiti could worsen because of poor sanitation in the earthquake-ravaged country, U.S. medical researchers reported Thursday.
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Obama pushes arms treaty approval

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

President Barack Obama urged the lame duck Senate to quickly ratify the new arms control treaty with Russia, arguing that United States cannot \"afford to gamble\" on the need to effectively monitor that country\'s nuclear stockpile.
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House GOP blocks bill to extend jobless benefits

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans in the House have blocked a bill that would have extended jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed beyond the holiday season.The most recent exte..
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Family waits to see if mom will be hanged

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Pakistani court sentenced a mother to death because of something she said. Prosecutors say Asia Bibi, who is a Christian, broke Pakistan\'s strict blasphemy law by insulting Islam and the prophet Mohammed. FULL STORY | WATCH
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General Motors Shares Jump On Wall Street Return

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - General Motors stock began trading on Wall Street again Thursday, signaling the rebirth of an American corporate icon that collapsed into bankruptcy and was rescued..
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Report: Philippine family killed with impunity

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A powerful family accused in what is considered the worst politically motivated killings in recent Philippine history has committed many other atrocities with impunity over two decades, a human rights group says.
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Terror suspect acquitted of most charges

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani is acquitted of all but one count of conspiracy-related charges, in a landmark civilian trial involving the first Guantanamo detainee to be tried in civilian court.
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First cholera case strikes fear in Dominican Republic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Cholera has arrived in the Dominican Republic, and so have fear and worry.
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American motorcycle missionaries attacked in Haiti

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Christian Motorcyclists Association came to Haiti to distribute motorcycles to pastors. Instead, angry Haitians, some of them on motorbikes, ended up attacking the 11 American missionaries when they tried to flee this city aboard a big, yellow bus.
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Pope calls for Pakistani Christian woman to be freed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pope Benedict XVI called Wednesday for the release of Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy.
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Indonesian maid recovering after alleged beating by Saudi employers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

She arrived in Saudi Arabia from a small fishing village in Indonesia, a cheery 23-year-old eager to work as a maid to support her family back home.
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Murkowski wins Alaska senate race

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Sen. Lisa Murkowski has become the first Senate candidate in more than 50 years to win a write-in campaign.Murkowski emerged victorious after a painstaking, t..
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Man shoots TV after Palin removed from Dancing with the Stars

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A rural Wisconsin man blasted his television set with a shotgun after watching Bristol Palin's "Dancing with the Stars" routine Monday night, saying he was fed..
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Pelosi re-elected as democratic leader

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats have re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader in the next Congress.The closed-door vote Wednesday will let the California congresswoman shift from ..
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Dublin says aid package might be needed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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TSA boss admits new pat-downs are more invasive

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Transportation Security Administration is acknowledging that the new pat-downs are more invasive than what travelers were used to in the past. TSA..
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