FIFA boss expects winter World Cup

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By: WINK Administrator

FIFA president Sepp Blatter expects the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to be held in the winter to avoid the searing temperatures in the region in the summer.
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Israeli forces hit Gaza with air strikes

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By: WINK Administrator

Israeli forces carried out air strikes late Thursday in Gaza, but there were no reports of casualties, Israeli officials and a Hamas official concurred Friday.
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Pentagon plans to rein in spending

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By: Ashley Murphy

WASHINGTON (AP) - For the first time in more than a decade defined by costly wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the Pentagon announced plans Thursday to freeze its ballooning budget, fo..
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Sources: Security threat level for London 'severe'

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By: WINK Administrator

New information has emerged from an intelligence operation about the possibility of an attack being planned in or near London, with subway stations and airports of particular concern to officials, a British security source told CNN Thursday.
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Britain recognizes Ouattara as Ivory Coast leader

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By: WINK Administrator

The British government announced Thursday that it has recognized Alassane Ouattara as the democratically elected president of Ivory Coast, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said.
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Reports: American woman arrested in Iran

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By: WINK Administrator

Iranian customs agents arrested a 55-year-old American woman accused of spying, local Iranian media outlets reported on Thursday.
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John Edwards not named in wife Elizabeth's will

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By: Danielle Koleniak

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) - The will Elizabeth Edwards signed days before her death last month made no mention of her estranged husband and two-time presidential candidate John Edwar..
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Medic: Doc grabbed painkillers in Jackson bedroom

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By: Danielle Koleniak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A paramedic testified Thursday that he saw the doctor charged in the death of Michael Jackson grab three bottles of painkillers and place the vials in a bag duri..
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Assassin or hero? Pakistan's great divide

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By: WINK Administrator

Salman Taseer, the governor of Punjab province in Pakistan, lived and died a Muslim. So why is the man accused of gunning him down being hailed as a hero by many? SUSPECT APPEARS IN COURT | FULL STORY
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Obama chooses Daley as chief of staff

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By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama named veteran political manager William Daley to be his new chief of staff Thursday, selecting a centrist with Wall Street ties to help nav..
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Dems say GOP exempting $1 trillion from deficit

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By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats accused newly empowered House Republicans of exempting more than $1 trillion in proposed tax cuts and higher spending over the next 10 years from a prom..
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Fri. release set for sisters who will share kidney

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By: Danielle Koleniak

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Two imprisoned sisters who have pledged to share a kidney will be freed Friday as part of a deal to suspend their life sentences for armed robbery. Jamie and ..
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Four Loko, other drinks turned into ethanol in Va.

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By: Danielle Koleniak

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Truckloads of Four Loko and other alcohol-laced energy drinks are being recycled into ethanol and other products after federal authorities told manufacturers t..
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Historic day for Sudan ahead

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By: WINK Administrator

Several million people will decide whether to give birth to the world\'s newest nation. War and famine have killed millions in Southern Sudan, but next week\'s vote for independence brings a rare sense of exhilaration.
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Official: More Marines headed to Afghanistan

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By: WINK Administrator

The United States plans to send about 1,400 more Marines to Afghanistan this winter, a U.S. military official told CNN Thursday.
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Osborne urges EU to sort out banking system

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By: WINK Administrator

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Egypt releases sketch of Coptic church bombing suspect

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By: WINK Administrator

Egyptian authorities have released a sketch of a man they think may be responsible for a deadly Coptic church attack on New Year\'s Day.
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South Korea to consider North's motivation before peace talks

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By: WINK Administrator

South Korea said Thursday it will have to consider the North\'s motivation in calling for unconditional peace talks before agreeing to them.
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Dead birds in Sweden killed by 'external blows'

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By: WINK Administrator

A large number of dead birds were found in the city of Falkoping, Sweden, Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, according to a press release on the website of the Swedish National Veterinary Institute.
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Passengers reportedly foil hijack attempt

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By: WINK Administrator

A man claiming to have a bomb tried to enter the cockpit of a Turkish Airlines plane plane about to land in Istanbul, Turkey, but was tackled by passengers and taken into custody, Turkish media reported Wednesday.
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