Four journalists held hostage in Mexico

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Committee to Protect Journalists appealed Wednesday to the Mexican government to do all it can to bring about the release of four journalists abducted Monday.
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Georgia gators have feeding frenzy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

FARGO, Ga. - This is what it looks like to be surrounded by 300 hungry alligators.  This group feeding only happens once every three or four years.Earlier this month, fisherma..
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Crist recognizes Jimmy Buffett

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Governor Charlie Crist recognized Jimmy Buffett as a Point of Light for his work to help families and businesses of the Gulf Coast recover from the Deepwater Ho..
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Missing NBA player reported dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Missing NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been reported dead after missing for 10 days. Curtis Wright, his uncle, told Memphis reporters the police contacted Wright's..
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Arizona med-copter goes down

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

TUCSON, AZ - One person was killed and two others injured when a medical helicopter crashed in a central Tucson. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the helicopter wa..
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Kalamazoo River clean up has doubled in effort

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. - Officials have devoted more resources to the cleanup of an oil pipeline burst into the Kalamazoo River.The leak dumped more than 800,000 gallons of oil.Enbrid..
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New Duck stamp for Gulf Coast conservation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

NEW ORLEANS, La. (AP) - The Interior Department is selling a new duck stamp envelope to raise money for conservation in the aftermath of the Gulf oil spill.Duck stamps are more fo..
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Japan carries out first executions in year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Japan hanged two convicted killers on Wednesday -- the first execution in the country since the Democratic Party of Japan took power last September.
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Federal judge blocks most controversial part of AZ immigration law

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

PHOENIX (AP) - A federal judge on Wednesday blocked the most controversial parts of Arizona's immigration law from taking effect, delivering a last-minute victory to opponents of t..
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UK PM to Pakistan: Don't export terror

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

\"We cannot tolerate in any sense the idea that (Pakistan) is allowed to look both ways and is able in any way to promote the export of terror,\" British leader David Cameron says. FULL STORY l INTERPRETING CAMERON\'S COMMENTS
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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

Updated 4 yearss ago   
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

Updated 4 yearss ago   
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

Updated 4 yearss ago   
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

Updated 4 yearss ago   
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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