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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Authorities make 40,000-pill Ecstasy seizure

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BARNESVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Authorities have charged a Miami man who Georgia police say they captured carrying some 40,000 Ecstasy pills in his vehicle during a traffic stop. Authoriti..
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Man charged in 22-year-old Arizona cold case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) -Yuma authorities have charged a man imprisoned in Florida in the slaying of a Dateline man 22 years ago. The Yuma County Attorney's Office has issued a felony com..
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Attack kills senior Pakistani security officer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least three people were killed and nine others injured when a suicide bomber rammed into a security vehicle Wednesday in the northern Pakistani city of Peshawar.
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Rain forecast for flooded Pakistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The prime minister of Pakistan planned an emergency meeting Wednesday as flooding continues to wreak havoc on the country.
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Man kills 8 during workplace shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

 MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) - Omar Thornton sat calmly in a meeting with union representative and his supervisors as they showed avideo of him stealing beer from the distributor w..
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Retail spending down in July

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

NEW YORK (AP) - Worried about the stalling economic recovery, Americans remained reluctant to spend at stores in July, especiallyon pricier items like jewelry, though they let go o..
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Mosque can be built near World Trade Center site

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

NEW YORK (AP) - An organization that says its goal is to foster a better relationship between the Muslim world and the West will begiven the opportunity to locate an Islamic commun..
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BP: Static kill is over, operation a success

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jenelle Shriner

ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) - In a significant step toward stopping the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, BP said Wednesday mud that was forced down its blown-out well was h..
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Experts: BlackBerry ban could affect privacy everywhere

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Smartphone users in countries all over the world could lose some privacy if a threat by the United Arab Emirates to shut down BlackBerry services goes through, analysts say.
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Wyclef Jean intends to run for president of Haiti, source says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Wyclef Jean will announce exclusively on CNN\'s \"Larry King Live\" Thursday night that he intends to run for president of Haiti, a source close to the Haitian-American recording artist said Tuesday.
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Drug war death toll in Mexico since 2006 exceeds 28,000, official says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

More than 28,000 people have died in drug violence in Mexico since President Felipe Calderon took office in December 2006 and stepped up the fight against organized crime, the nation\'s intelligence and national security director said Tuesday.
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Russian wildfires are out of control

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

KADANOK, Russia (AP) - Russia's emergency chief says some of the devastating wildfires sweeping western provinces are out of control. And residents fear there are not enough firefi..
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Countrywide makes largest settlement in mortgage meltdown

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Countrywide Financial Corp. agreed to pay $600 million to settle shareholder lawsuits in the largest payout so far from the mortgage meltdown.U.S. District Judge..
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Teens drown in Red River, Louisiana

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Seven teenagers from two families were splashing around in the shallow waters of the Red River when one of them stepped off a slippery ledge and plummeted in..
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Mosque to be built near Ground Zero site

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

NEW YORK (AP) - Ignoring jeers and cries of "Shame on you," a city commission on Tuesday denied landmark status to a building near the World Trade Center site that can now be demol..
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