Leader of Calif. religious sect hospitalized

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) - The leader of a breakaway religious sect has been hospitalized for a mental evaluation, after members of her group went missing and left behind evidence tha..
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AP Interview: Ahmadinejad says future is Iran's

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says "the future belongs to Iran," and challenged the United States to accept that his country has a major role in the world. ..
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Muslim groups hold summit over NYC Islamic center

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - A summit of U.S. Muslim organizations is under way in New York City to address the outcry over a proposed Islamic center near ground zero.Spokesman Shaik Ubaid said..
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Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Nearly five months after the explosion that unleashed the worst oil spill in U.S. history, the ruptured well at the heart of the disaster has been permanently cemented shut, federal officials announced Sunday.
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Pinera visits Chilean mine, speaks with trapped miners

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on Sunday paid a visit to a Chilean mine where 33 miners have spent more than a month about 700 meters (2,300 feet) underground following a mine collapse.
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US woman who was held in Iran says she's not a spy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - An American woman who was held in Iran for more than 13 months and accused of espionage said Sunday she and two men detained with her never spied or committed any c..
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Former top officer unsure whether US is winning in Afghanistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Once the nation's highest-ranking military officer and later secretary of state, Colin Powell says he doesn't know whether the U.S. is winning in Afghanistan.Powe..
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Obama says govt remains committed to Gulf relief

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is calling the successful "kill" for the blown-out well in the Gulf of Mexico a milestone in his administration's response to the disaster ..
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Igor nears Bermuda as huge Category 1 hurricane

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) - Hurricane Igor is weakening as it approaches Bermuda, but the island is already being battered.      Bermuda's public safety minis..
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Dutch arrest alleged UK terror suspect at airport

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

AMSTERDAM (AP) - A Dutch broadcast report says a man arrested today at an airport in Amsterdam is allegedly linked to Somalia's most dangerous militant group, al-Shabab.A spokesman..
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Gulf oil well plugged for good

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ola Alak

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - BP's blown-out oil well in the Gulf of Mexico has finally been killed once and for all, five months after an explosion sank a drilling rig and led to the worst o..
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India floods kill 63 people in two days

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 63 people have been killed from flooding and landslides in northern India since Saturday, officials said Sunday.
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Terror suspect arrested at Amsterdam airport

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By: WINK Administrator

A terror suspect of Somali origin was arrested early Sunday at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, officials said.
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Militants raid 2 radio stations in Somalia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Armed Islamist militants raided and looted two radio stations in Somalia\'s beleaguered capital this weekend, according to statements issued Sunday by the government\'s Ministry of Information and a Somali journalists\' group.
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Water conflict in Pakistan's tribal region leaves dozens dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A water dispute in Pakistan\'s tribal region has led to over two weeks of fighting and dozens of deaths, government officials said Sunday.
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Dogs rescued from oil spill Gulf looking for new home in Naples

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

NAPLES, Fla. - The Naples Humane Society added five new members to its family and just how these four legged friends made the trip to Southwest Florida is sure to break your heart...
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Afghans vote despite attacks, turnout appears low

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Now the counting begins in Afghanistan's election for a new parliament.      Despite Taliban rocket strikes and bombings, Afghans..
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Remnants of Karl soak southern Mexico, 7 dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MEXICO (AP) - The remnants of Hurricane Karl continue to soak south-central Mexico and the death toll is climbing as rescuers search for victims.      Heli..
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Taiwan prepares for Typhoon Fanapi

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Taiwanese braced Sunday for Typhoon Fanapi as forecasters predicted it would make landfall over eastern Taiwan early in the morning, China\'s state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
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Freed American begins trip back to US

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MUSCAT, Oman (AP) - An American woman released from Iran after more than 13 months in custody has begun her trip back to the United States after thanking Oman for helping to mediat..
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