MUST SEE VIDEO: Lion attacks handler

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAS VEGAS, Fla. - A lion attacked it's handler at the MGM Grand hotel in Las Vegas and it was all caught on tape. Tourists were videotaping the lions and their two trainers, when a..
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Fla. minister: Sept. 11 Quran burn still planned

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The leader of a small Florida church that espouses anti-Islam philosophy said Wednesday he was determined to go through with his plan to burn copies of the..
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BP report blames itself, others for oil spill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil giant BP PLC laid much of the blame for the rig explosion and the massive Gulf of Mexico spill on itself, other companies' workers and a complex series of fa..
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Tropical Storm Igor forms in the Atlantic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Igor has formed in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa near the Cape Verde Islands and has top sustained winds of near 40 mph (65 kph). Forecaste..
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AP sources: Fire may have erupted on UPS plane

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - People familiar with the investigation of a UPS plane that crashed in Dubai last week say there appears to have been an in-flight fire in the plane's cargo compar..
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Threat note found on Thai plane bound for U.S.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities have begun an investigation after a threatening message was found scrawled on the lavatory mirror of a Thai Airways plane, the Transportation Security Administration said.
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Blair cancels book launch party over protest fears

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair canceled a launch party for his new book in London Wednesday because of planned protests, his spokesman said.
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BP report on oil rig explosion spreads blame around

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil giant BP PLC said in an internal report released Wednesday before a key piece of evidence has been analyzed that multiple companies and work teams contribute..
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Car seat safety ratings released

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP)-The list of booster seats reviewed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The insurance industry group gave its top marks to 21 of 72 booster seats it..
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Vacation homes for the price of a hotel room

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla. - You've probably been there: on vacation with the family, all crammed into a small, high-priced hotel room. But there might be a way to stretch out and stretch yo..
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N. Korean gathering may set up handover of power

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North Korea\'s political leaders are expected to meet this month in a rare gathering, possibly to set the stage for the handover of power from Kim Jong Il to his youngest son.
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Thousands strike in France over pension reforms

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thousands of workers across France were staging a one-day strike Tuesday to protest government plans to raise the retirement age.
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18 dead in shoe factory shooting in Honduras

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Eighteen people died in a shooting Tuesday afternoon at a shoe factory in San Pedro Sula in northern Honduras, police said.
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U.N.: Congo sex attacks exceed 500

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.N. officials estimated more than 500 rapes and other sexual attacks in eastern Congo in July and August, more than double the previous estimate.
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2 U.S. soldiers in Iraq killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two U.S. soldiers were killed in northern Iraq on Tuesday, the U.S. military said.
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Church rebuffs military concerns on Quran burning

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida church is rebuffing warnings by the U.S. military's top official in Afghanistan to cancel a scheduled Sept. 11 burning of the Muslim holy book. P..
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Arbitration to begin over disputed arthritis drug

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. (AP) - Drugmaker Merck & Co. says arbitration will begin in late September in its dispute with Johnson & Johnson over revenue from two blockbuster ..
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Mozambique announces subsidy after price hikes spark riots

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In the aftermath of riots that killed 13 people and left over 400 injured, the Mozambican government announced Tuesday that it would implement a price subsidy program to offset price hikes on virtually all basic necessities including bread, water and energy.
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Athletes for America launch tour in Lee County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - ATHLETES FOR AMERICA (AFA) Founder, Billy McGehee is a resident at Gulf Harbour in Iona-McGregor's Fire District. Since 9-11-01, he has been on a mission t..
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Netanyahu eyes Mideast peace deal in year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a Jewish New Year greeting he promised to strive for a peace agreement by this time next year but said there is no guarantee of success.
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