Chile miners could be free by mid-October

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rescuers in Chile expect to reach 33 trapped miners as early as mid-October -- sooner than previously expected.
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FBI: $70 million international cyber-theft ring broken up

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The FBI announced Friday more than 60 people are in custody in the United States, United Kingdom and Ukraine after authorities smashed a major international cyber-theft ring that had netted $70 million from the United States alone. To date the perpetrators had attempted to steal $220 million, the FBI said.
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Al Jazeera says Jordan jammed World Cup broadcast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Al Jazeera, the Qatar-based satellite TV network, claims its live broadcasts of the 2010 FIFA World Cup were jammed from a location inside Jordan.
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South Florida man guilty of tourist robbery, murder

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - A South Florida man has been convicted of fatally shooting an Illinois tourist who stopped to ask directions in Coconut Grove. A Miami-Dade jury found 26-year-old Bran..
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Congo atrocities report 'heartbreaking'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A U.N. report Friday details human rights violations such as killings and rapes over 10 years in the Democratic Republic of Congo -- a massive document that a Congolese diplomat calls \"detailed,\" \"credible\" and \"heartbreaking.\"
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AP sources: New vehicles may reach 62 mpg by 2025

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is signaling new cars and trucks could be required to reach an average of 62 miles per gallon by 2025. The government on Friday is laying..
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White House: Stimulus law working as promised

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's $800 billion-plus economic stimulus law may not be earning good grades with the public, but the White House claims it's on track to produ..
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GM posts sluggish Sept. sales, sign of slow autumn

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors says its sales sputtered in September, a sign that Americans are nervous about taking on debt to buy big-ticket items. Sales for the biggest U.S. auto..
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Chief of Staff Emanuel says bye to White House

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Departing Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel is saying goodbye to the White House and President Barack Obama. Without specifically mentioning the Chicago mayor's race he..
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Mich. mom accused of faking son's cancer arraigned

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) - A Detroit-area woman who authorities say told her 12-year-old son he had leukemia, shaved his head and eyebrows, and held a church fundraiser that pulled in..
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Holiday hiring expected to be up this year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the holiday shopping blitz right around the corner, stores are looking to beef up its staff. Major retail chains are expected to add more seasonal help this..
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Gates, Buffett pleased with Chinese response to philanthropy calls

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In the end, few Chinese tycoons could resist the rare opportunity to dine with Bill Gates and Warren Buffett in a chateau-style resort on the outskirts of the capital.
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Goodluck: No violence over presidential bid

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Nigeria will not fall into violence over his decision to stand for elections next year, President Goodluck Jonathan said in an exclusive interview with CNN.
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Father of Cape soldier accused of killing Afghan civilians speaks out

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - For the first time, WINK News is hearing from the father of a Cape Coral soldier accused of killing innocent civilians in Afghanistan. Christopher Winfield, the ..
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Vehicle for rescuing Chilean miners passes first test

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Chilean officials said Thursday the first test of a rescue capsule designed to rescue 33 trapped miners was carried out successfully.
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Yemen: U.S. carried out air strikes last year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United States has carried out air strikes in Yemen, Yemen\'s foreign minister told a pan-Arab newspaper in an interview published Thursday, marking that government\'s first official confirmation of a U.S. military role in its fight against terrorism.
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Bond $2M for suspect in Ohio real estate death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEVELAND (AP) - A judge has ordered a $2 million bond for a Florida man accused of murder in the shooting of a northeast Ohio real estate agent whose body was found in a vacant ho..
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Actor Tony Curtis dies at Las Vegas-area home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) - Tony Curtis shaped himself from a 1950s movie heartthrob into a respected actor, showing a determined streak that served him well in such films as "Sweet Sme..
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Emanuel leaving White House on Friday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHICAGO (AP) - Two people close to Rahm Emanuel say he will resign as White House chief of staff on Friday, and will begin his campaign for Chicago mayor by meeting with voters in ..
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Carter to leave Ohio hospital after 2-day stay

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEVELAND (AP) - Former President Jimmy Carter is getting ready to leave an Ohio hospital where he spent two days recovering from a viral infection doctors say likely gave him stom..
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