Drowsy driving a danger

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sleep deprivation can be deadly on the highway. A study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety finds that more than 40 percent of drivers admit to having fallen..
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German police remove nuclear waste protesters

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

German police began carrying protesters away from a road Tuesday morning after 4,000 demonstrators attempted to block a nuclear waste shipment to the village of Gorleben.
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Refugees start returning to Myanmar

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thousands of refugees have begun voluntarily returning to Myanmar from Thailand, after learning that fighting between Myanmarese government forces and a splinter rebel group has wound down, the Thai military said Tuesday.
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Obama's next stop on Asia tour: Indonesia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama leaves India on Tuesday for Indonesia, where he spent part of his childhood.
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Mailing or receiving a package? READ THIS!

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - It's that time of year... people mailing and receiving packages, leading up to the holidays. If you're doing either than you definitely want to pay attention..
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Former Argentine dictator dies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Emilio Massera, a former admiral who was part of a military junta that ruled Argentina in the 1970s, died Monday in the hospital were he had been for some time, the state-run Telam news agency reported.
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Cholera fears in hurricane-struck Haiti

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Experts feared Monday that the hurricane that battered Haiti over the weekend could worsen the outbreak of cholera that has killed hundreds of people and hospitalized thousands since it began last month.
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US-born cleric rails against Yemen, Iran, United States

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An American-born cleric believed to be hiding in Yemen blasted Sunni leaders, Shiite Iran and the United States in a video posted on jihadist websites Monday.
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U.S. makes conditional offer for improved relations with Sudan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Obama administration has offered to speed up Sudan\'s removal from its list of state sponsors of terrorism if the Khartoum government fulfills its obligations under a 2005 peace accord, senior State Department officials confirmed Monday.
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Two miners killed in Chile blast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two miners were killed and a third was injured in a dynamite explosion at a copper and gold mine in Chile\'s Atacama Desert, not far from another mine where 33 miners were trapped for 69 days.
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Judge: Accuser must be named in Johan Santana lawsuit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A 35 year-old woman is accusing New York Mets pitcher Johan Santana of raping and impregnating her on a golf course in South Fort Myers near his h..
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Some snowbirds returning early

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Several Florida RV parks and resorts that cater to snowbirds are reporting stronger advance bookings for the upcoming winter season than last year at this time, ..
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Google redraws the Nicaraguan border

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Google Maps has retraced the border between two Central American countries after a territory dispute developed.
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Israeli PM: Iran the world's biggest threat

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In a speech before the general assembly of a major Jewish organization, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Iran the biggest threat to his country and the world.
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California officer shot, killed during foot chase

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - Police have put up roadblocks and are using dogs to search a Southern California park for a big-rig trucker they suspect killed an officer during a chase. ..
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US issues new security rules for air cargo

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says new security rules are in place banning all cargo from Yemen and Somalia and prohibiting the transport of printe..
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Amanda Knox indicted on slander charges in Italy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PERUGIA, Italy (AP) - Former University of Washington student Amanda Knox has been indicted on slander charges in Italy for claiming she was beaten by police when questioned in 200..
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High court turns down early health care challenge

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has turned down the first preliminary challenge to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The decision Monday to reject an appeal from a..
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Eggs recalled after salmonella found at Ohio farm

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Evidence of salmonella has been found at an Ohio egg farm that is linked to two Iowa egg farms responsible for a massive recall earlier this year. Cal-Maine Foods..
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After opening Cuban seminary, bishop returns home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - The head of South Florida's Catholic community is home after helping open Cuba's first seminary in a half-century. Miami Archbishop Thomas Wenski returned home Saturda..
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