Spain's Catalonia bans bullfighting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Catalonia became the first Spanish mainland region to ban bullfighting after its parliament voted Wednesday to outlaw the tradition on animal cruelty grounds.
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152 dead in Pakistan plane crash

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By: Rob Spicker

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Officials in Pakistan say no one survived the crash of an airliner today near the capital, Islamabad. The jet carrying 152 people crashed into the hills surroundin..
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Florida considers insurance hikes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The governing board of Florida'spublic insurance carrier is recommending a rate hike averaging 8.4percent statewide.     ..
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Top consumer complaints

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By: Jennifer Stacy

FORT MYERS, Fla-    In this tough economy, we all want to get the most bang out of our buck, and people aren't being shy when it comes to complaining about bad ..
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Venezuela, Colombia spat costs more than friendship

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

It was a swift reaction. After the Colombian government accused Venezuela of harboring terrorists last week, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez broke off relations with his neighbor.
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Joint S. Korea-U.S. drills enter fourth day

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By: WINK Administrator

The United States and South Korea on Wednesday plan to end their joint military exercises aimed at warning North Korea to stop acts of aggression.
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Iran ready to resolve dispute over nuclear program, with conditions

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran is ready for \"effective cooperation\" to resolve the dispute over its nuclear program, the nation\'s president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, said in an interview with state media.
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Plane with 152 on board crashes in Pakistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Pakistani passenger plane crashed near the capital Islamabad on Wednesday, CNN affiliate GEO-TV said.
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Report: Billions for Iraq fund unaccounted

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By: WINK Administrator

A federal audit of $9.1 billion targeted for reconstruction in Iraq cannot account for more than 95 percent of it, a federal report said Tuesday.
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Lawyer in Iran case reportedly in hiding

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Human rights attorney Mohammed Mostafaei helped bring the world\'s attention to his client, Sakineh Mohammedie Ashtiani, a 43-year-old mother of two who was set to be stoned to death for allegedly committing adultery in Iran
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Pentagon: Leaked reports not top-secret

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. officials from the president down tried to downplay the leak of tens of thousands of documents about the war in Afghanistan, a disclosure experts are calling the biggest leak since the Pentagon Papers about Vietnam.
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Concern grows over WikiLeaks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Obama claims documents leaked from the military and posted to the website WikiLeaks could jeopardize citizens and operations.The documents detail U.S. stra..
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Tug boat causes another oil spill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil and gas leaked Tuesday from a damaged well on a waterway north of a bay where officials have been fighting the spill from the BP disaster in the Gulf of Mexi..
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Spanish region considers bullfighting ban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The deep-rooted Spanish tradition of bullfighting is under fire in Barcelona and its region of Catalonia, where the regional parliament will vote on Wednesday whether to ban the fights.
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Polygamist leader given a second chance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The Utah Supreme Court reversed the conviction of polygamist leader Warren Jeffs. Tuesday's ruling overturned the two felony charges of rape as an accomplice..
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Oil spill causing tourism to fall

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Travel Association would like BP to set aside money to draw tourists back to the gulf coast.Head of the association, Robert Dow, wants BP to put up $500..
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An American takes BP helm

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By: Nicole Groll

NEW ORLEANS, La. - BP has chosen the first American to lead its company.  Robert Dudley will take over as BP's new Chief Operating Officer when Tony Hayward steps down on Octo..
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Maradona out as Argentine coach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Diego Maradona\'s contract as coach of the Argentine national soccer team will not be renewed, the spokesman for the Argentine Football Association said Tuesday.
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Fidel Castro to publish new book in August

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Cuba\'s Fidel Castro on Tuesday said he would publish a new book in August on the fighting more than 50 years ago between his ragtag rebels and the 10,000-strong army under former dictator Fulgencio Batista.
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Rebels in Sudan seize helicopter with Russians aboard

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rebels in the Sudanese territory of Darfur have seized a helicopter with four Russian crew members and five Sudanese passengers, Russia\'s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.
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