Source: Hunt for bin Laden missed chance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden watched the bombing of Tora Bora, Afghanistan, where he was in hiding in 2001, says the man who was serving as Germany\'s foreign intelligence chief at the time.
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Suu Kyi release expected; timing in air

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A crowd of Western and local media started to gather today near the home of political activist Aung San Suu Kyi, as rumors swirled that Myanmar was about to release the Nobel Peace laureate.
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Death toll from Indonesia volcano surpasses 200

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The death toll from the recent eruptions of Indonesia\'s Mount Merapi volcano has reached 206 and nearly 400,000 people have had to flee their homes, a national disaster official said Friday.
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Blast reported near NATO convoy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A vehicle bomb exploded near an Afghan military base on the edge of Kabul Friday, injuring at least one person, authorities said.
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Commandos board Gaza aid ship

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Greek commandos boarded a Gaza-bound aid ship -- whose mission went awry and turned into a hostage situation after a dispute with the ship\'s captain -- in a harbor off the country\'s coast Friday, an official with the activist organization sponsoring the vessel said.
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Pedro Plan flight Veterans mark 50th anniversary

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Veterans of the so-called Pedro Pan flights out of Cuba are gathering in Miami to mark the 50th anniversary of their exodus. More than 14,000 children were spirited ou..
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Iraq tries to salvage governance deal

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Politicians and foreign diplomats said they were doggedly working Friday to salvage a newly-minted Iraqi government power-sharing deal, a long-awaited agreement that threatened to unravel just hours after it was announced with great fanfare.
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Comatose Sharon home for weekend

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon, who has been in a coma since 2006, was moved from a hospital in Tel Aviv to his home Friday morning with no change in his condition.
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Rolls-Royce: Oil fire caused engine fault

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rolls-Royce said Friday that the failure of a specific component of its Trent 900 engine caused an oil fire that then forced a Qantas A380 to make an emergency landing.
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Report: Russian colonel leaked spy ring

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A colonel in Russia\'s Foreign Intelligence Service, identified as \"Colonel Shcherbakov,\" gave the United States information on a Russian spy ring in the United States that was broken up this past June, according to a report in the respected Russian newspaper Kommersant.
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Diplomats work to end reported hostage-taking on ship

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Diplomats are working Thursday to resolve a reported hostage-taking on a ship with a Gaza-bound convoy.
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U.N. report alleges N. Korea exported nuclear technology

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A U.N. expert panel alleges that North Korea exported banned nuclear and ballistic missile technology to several rogue nations.
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Fort Myers woman remembers veterans and surviving Pearl Harbor attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - This Veterans Day we're hearing from a Fort Myers woman, who lived through one of the most infamous days in American history. Monica Benning was one of the few n..
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Obama: Trade deal with S. Korea near

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Free trade needs to grow even freer, U.S. President Barack Obama said during a joint news conference with South Korean President Lee Myung-bak ahead of the G-20 summit.
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Death toll from Congo polio outbreak nears 100

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An outbreak of polio in the Republic of Congo has killed 97 people as of Thursday, according to the World Health Organization.
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724 dead in Haiti's cholera outbreak

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Three brothers recuperated Thursday afternoon in an once-open field now speckled by the bright blue tarps of a cholera rehydration clinic in the Haitian town of Bercy, where an outbreak has sickened hundreds of people.
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36,000 homeless in Sri Lanka floods

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The heaviest rain in 18 years flooded Sri Lanka Thursday, leaving about 36,000 families homeless, marooning traffic and submerging the country\'s Parliament in four feet of water.
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London police: Dozens arrested after tuition protests

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 51 people have been arrested, authorities said Thursday, after students stormed the headquarters of Britain\'s ruling party to protest plans to raise tuition fees.
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Cruise official says everyone's making best of it

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SAN DIEGO (AP) - An official aboard the stricken cruise ship off California's coast says passengers and crew are all safe and making the best of it. Cruise Director John Heald says..
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Blast rips police facility in Karachi

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 10 people were injured in a blast at a police facility in the Pakistani city of Karachi Thursday, police told CNN.
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