Study: Nearly 1.3 million Mexicans in capital don't have running water

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Nearly 1.3 million Mexican residents don\'t have running water in Mexico City, the nation\'s capital, a university study has revealed.
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Robin Hood has struck; 40 wealthy families are giving half their money away

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

SEATTLE (AP) - Forty wealthy families and individuals have joined Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates and billionaireinvestor Warren Buffett in a pledge to give at least half the..
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Hail in South Dakota; locals call it Christmas

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

DEADWOOD, SD - Hail in Deadwood on Tuesday floods shocks everyone.It all happened in less than 45 minutes. Before the storm it was a warm summer day, and afterwards it looked more ..
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Plane crash in Arizona; 1 dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

PHOENIX (AP) - The Federal Aviation Administration sent investigators to the scene of a deadly plane crash in northPhoenix. FAA spokesman Allen Kenitzer tells The Associated Press ..
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Job bill clears Senate

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON (AP) - Last-minute money to save the jobs of tens of thousands of teachers and other public workers overcame a Republican filibuster Wednesday and sped toward Senate pas..
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Judge overturns same-sex marriage ban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -A federal judge overturned California's same-sex marriage ban Wednesday in a landmark case that could eventually land before the U.S. Supreme Court to decide if..
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Kendrick Meek launches Senate campaign

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Democratic Rep. Kendrick Meek hoped to inject some momentum into his Senate campaign with a statewide bus tour. Meek was considered a lock for the nomination u..
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Italy's Berlusconi survives critical vote

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi faces a critical vote in parliament Wednesday, the first serious challenge to his government since one of his allies left the coalition.
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Lt. Governor endorses Marco Rubio

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Lt. Gov. Jeff Kottkamp is endorsing Republican Marco Rubio for Senate over his boss, Gov. CharlieCrist. Kottkamp said he and Crist, who is running as an indepe..
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Brett Favre not retiring... again?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell said Brett Favre will play this season if his ankle allows it. Bevell spoke on Wednesday after a mornin..
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Lost British warship found in Canadian Arctic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A British navy ship abandoned and lost in Canadian Arctic waters since the mid-19th century has been found in relatively good shape at the bottom of a bay, the Canadian government says.
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Woman sentenced to stoning, attorney seeking asylum await fates

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An Iranian court may render the final verdict Thursday in the case of Sakineh Mohammedie Ashtiani, sentenced to death by stoning in Iran for allegedly committing adultery.
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Symbol of plight of women under Taliban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Bibi Aisha, a young Afghan wife whose ears and nose were cut off by her husband, is heading to the United States on Wednesday for reconstructive surgery.
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Pentagon reminding retired military to collect back pay

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

The Pentagon is reminding an estimated 100,000 retired military men and women that they are owed back pay and should claim it.Congress last year approved a $500 retroactive bonus t..
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Analysis: Hair-trigger on border

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The action that set off a deadly battle on the Israel-Lebanon border on Tuesday might be termed \"grounds maintenance\" elsewhere, but tensions flare quickly between these neighbors. FULL STORY l U.N.: ISRAEL ON ITS SIDE
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FTC reaches settlement with Intel

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Federal Trade Commission calls its settlement announced today with Intel as a victory for consumers who have overpaid for computer chips for a decade. Howe..
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Woman linked to cop killing pleads not guilty

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A 22-year-old woman who police say accompanied the man charged in the fatal shootings of two Tampa police officers has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge of ..
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Government investigation reveals fraud in for-profit colleges

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON, DC - Fraud and questionable marketing practices are just some of the latest  findings announced Wednesday after a national wide government investigation into for-..
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Blast near Iran leader's convoy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A grenade exploded near the convoy of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad during his visit to a western Iranian city on Wednesday, according to a website linked to moderate members of the country\'s parliament.
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14-year-old girl begins attempt to sail around the world

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 14-year-old Dutch girl set sail Wednesday morning on a journey to travel around the world.
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