Ahmadinejad blames capitalism for global woes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Attending a United Nations session on alleviating world poverty Tuesday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad blamed capitalism for the world\'s woes.
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Chirac to face trial by early next year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former French President Jacques Chirac will stand trial for embezzlement by early next year, his lawyer said Tuesday.
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Tropical Storm Georgette forms in the Pacific

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Georgette has formed in the Pacific off the coast of Baja California in Mexico. A tropical storm warning was issued Tuesday for southern Baja California..
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Tropical Storm Lisa forms in the Atlantic Ocean

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Lisa has formed far out over the Atlantic Ocean, becoming the 12th named storm of the season. The storm has maximum sustained winds near 40 mph (65 kph)..
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Observers concerned about Afghan elections

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An independent watchdog group says it has \"serious concerns about the quality\" of the Afghan parliamentary elections last weekend, citing \"electoral violations and irregularities\" and security problems that forced polling centers to close.
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Somalia's prime minister resigns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Somalia\'s prime minister resigned Tuesday after a month of disagreements with the country\'s president.
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Don't ask don't tell vote in Senate today

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - It's John McCain versus Lady Gaga on Tuesday as the Senate takes up the emotional issue of repealing the ban on gays serving openly in the military. Senate Democr..
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Naples retiree on 2nd cross country trek

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Phillip Woods isn't one to take retirement sitting down. For the second time in four years, the 72-year-old Naples man is on a mission to walk across th..
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Ex-hostage Betancourt's book to go on sale

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former Colombian hostage Ingrid Betancourt tells the story of her six-year captivity in a book due to hit the shelves Tuesday.
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China-Japan ties sour over fishing captain

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Japanese court has extended the detention of a Chinese fishing boat captain as diplomatic tensions between the two countries rise.
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Rare North Korean meeting set

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North Korea\'s ruling party will host its largest meeting in decades on September 28 to pick new leadership, the official Korean Central News Agency reported, raising speculation over the role of Kim Jong Il\'s youngest son.
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Hurricane Igor passes Bermuda; Canada on alert

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The mammoth of a hurricane known as Igor has reached its closest point to Bermuda, CNN meteorologist Jacqui Jeras said, as winds and rain continued to pummel the island into Monday morning.
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ONLY ON WINK: Family of runaway teen speaks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - "This is basically kidnapping. And they took her out of the country," said Robert Hernandez. Samantha's father is relieved to know his daughter Samantha is at a ..
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Charlotte County detectives arrest Nashville man wanted on 10 counts of rape

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Fugitive Apprehension Squad was responsible for the arrest of a man wanted on 10 counts of rape in Nashville, Tennesse..
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World leaders to discuss poverty fight

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

World leaders convene in New York on Monday for a United Nations summit on global goals to fight poverty, hunger and disease.
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Arrest warrant issued for Lindsay Lohan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A Beverly Hills judge has issued an arrest warrant for Lindsay Lohan after the actress failed a drug test. The 24-year-old has been ordered to appear i..
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Fort Myers priest named Monsignor by Pope Benedict XVI

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Rev. Stephen McNamara, pastor of Resurrection of Our Lord parish in Fort Myers has been elevated to the title of Monsignor by Pope Benedict the XVI. Msgr. Stephe..
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FWC removes burrowing owl from cruise ship golf course

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FWC - A Florida burrowing owl, listed as a species of special concern, was just hours away from becoming a cruise ship stowaway on Saturday. Just before Royal Caribbean Internation..
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FDA to consider approval of modified salmon

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal food regulators pondered Monday whether to say, for the first time, that it's OK to market a genetically engineered animal as safe for people to eat. The ..
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GM recalling 20K Cadillacs to replace glove box

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - General Motors said Monday it was recalling more than 20,000 Cadillac CTS and CTS-V vehicles to replace a glove compartment box that could lead to leg injuries in..
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