U.S. concern over threats against foreign aid workers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.S. government has obtained information about threats against foreign aid workers who are assisting in flood relief efforts in Pakistan, the State Department said Thursday.
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Pakistan urges 500,000 new evacuations

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pakistan\'s government has warned about 500,000 people in the country\'s southeastern Sindh province they should evacuate immediately because of possible flooding, government officials said.
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Human trafficking big business in Mexico

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Mario Santos likely never made it to the United States.
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Mexican actress in sham marriage trial

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The sham marriage trial of Mexican actress Fernanda Romero, under way in a Los Angeles federal court, offered more drama this week than the soap operas she is famous for.
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FEMA chief reflects on Katrina's lessons

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHALMETTE, La. (AP) - FEMA learned from Hurricane Katrina to be more flexible in reviewing and approving federal funding for storm repair and rebuilding projects, the agency's head..
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15 injured in hard landing at Sacramento airport

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Airport officials in California say a JetBlue airplane blew its tires while landing in Sacramento, causing minor injuries to 15 passengers. The Airbus A32..
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Lawsuit: SeaWorld trainer's death tramautized boy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A New Hampshire family who witnessed the death of a SeaWorld trainer by a killer whale is suing the Orlando theme park. Suzanne and Todd Connell filed the laws..
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Banks back switch to renminbi for trade

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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Man charged with trying to break into Hilton home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors in Los Angeles say they have charged a man arrested outside Paris Hilton's home with attempted burglary. The district attorney's office said Thursday..
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Poll: Most say US still unprepared for disasters

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - A poll finds that most people think the United States remains unprepared for handling natural disasters, five years after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast..
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Website hit with $11M penalty for cheerleader post

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A gossip website has been hit with an $11 million judgment for libel and slander after posting false accusations about a Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader. The ..
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Toyota recalling more than 1 million vehicles

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TOYOTA RECALL: Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday it is recalling 1.13 million Corolla sedans and Matrix hatchbacks from the 2005-2008 model years because their engines may stall. Th..
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3 men charged with terrorism

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TORONTO (AP) - A man who appeared on Canada's version of "American Idol" was the third person arrested as part of an alleged plot against targets in Canada and abroad, police said ..
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Cake Boss relative is arrested in New Jersey

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) - The brother-in-law of "Cake Boss" television star Buddy Valastro has been arrested in New Jersey and charged with sexually assaulting a minor. Police say 32..
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Tiger divorces wife, finds form on Tour

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Newly-divorced Tiger Woods carded his best round of the year to claim the early lead in The Barclays tournament on Thursday.
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Obama Iraq speech to signal shift to Afghan focus

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. (AP) - With his Oval Office speech Tuesday night, President Barack Obama will signal a shift in America's focus from the Iraq War to the war in Afghanistan, h..
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Gill to headline Florida concert promoting tourism

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vince Gill will headline a free outdoor concert Sept. 25 in Walton County, Fla., to promote tourism in Florida's northwest Gulf Coast. Dawn Moliterno, execu..
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U.S. soldiers charged with conspiracy in killings of Afghans

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Five U.S. soldiers facing murder charges in the deaths of three Afghan civilians earlier this year have now been charged with \"conspiracy to commit premeditated murder.\"
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Food on stove ignites fire that kills mom, twins

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say a South Carolina mother who died in a fire with her twin 3-year-old sons had left them alone in her house with food on the stove when the bl..
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Agency approves financing deal on 2 WTC towers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW YORK (AP) - The agency that owns the World Trade Center site has formally approved a deal with a developer over how to help pay for two towers on the site. The Port Authority o..
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