Congressman Tom DeLay will not be charged

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

HOUSTON (AP) - Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay said he always knew a Justice Department probe of his ties to disgraced ex-lobbyist Jack Abramoff would end without any crimin..
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One person dies in Colombia plane crash, many injured

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A Boeing 737 jetliner carrying 131 people crashed in a thunderstorm and broke apart as it slid onto the runway on a Caribbean island on Monday. The region's..
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Two boys drown in South Carolina river, mother arrested

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say the bodies of two children have been recovered from a car submerged in a South Carolina river and their mother has been arrested. Orangeburg..
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New rules for deepwater oil drilling

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration announced Monday it is requiring environmental reviews for all new deepwater oil drilling. That means an end, at least for now, to the ki..
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French officials condemn activists' alleged vine destruction

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The head of a government laboratory studying genetically modified plants said Monday that activists caused major damage during their weekend attack on a research facility in eastern France.
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9 dead, dozens wounded in Mogadishu fighting

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By: WINK Administrator

Heavy shelling in Somalia\'s capital city of Mogadishu killed at least nine persons and wounded 53 others after an Islamist group launched at attack on government positions, the director of an ambulance group said Monday.
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Turkey detains freelance journalist

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Turkish authorities have detained an American activist and freelance journalist named Jake Hess in the southeastern, predominantly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir.
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Karzai's order on private security companies raising questions

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Afghan president Hamid Karzai will issue an order demanding all private security companies in Afghanistan cease operation within four months, his spokesman announced Monday. That order is expected Tuesday morning.
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Israel blasts ex-soldier's photos with Palestinian prisoners

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A former Israeli soldier has posted photos of herself on Facebook posing in front of blindfolded Palestinian prisoners, prompting harsh reactions.
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Attorney for Anthony's parents resigns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An attorney for Casey Anthony's parents has resigned from representing the Florida couple. Attorney Brad Conway said Monday that he can no longer represent Cin..
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No hug, no spotlight for Crist during Obama visit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - There's been no hugging, but Gov. Charlie Crist did get a pat on the shoulder from President Barack Obama. Crist greeted the president Saturday when ..
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Iranian soccer team drops star for 'refusing' to fast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

One of Iran\'s biggest soccer stars has been kicked off his team for refusing to fast during the holy month of Ramadan, the team\'s website reported.
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China: Milk not cause of infant breasts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

China\'s health ministry said a clinical investigation has found no evidence that milk powder made by a Chinese company caused three infant girls to grow breasts, according to the state-run Xinhua news agency.
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Japanese economy slows unexpectedly

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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Venice soon to have first female gondolier

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Giorgia Boscolo spent hundreds of hours on the Venice canals, learning the intricate waterways and how to handle and steer a distinctive banana-shaped boat, according to Italy\'s ANSA news agency.
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North Korea vows 'merciless counterblow' to U.S., South Korea

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North Korea said Sunday that it will \"deal a merciless counterblow to the U.S. imperialists\" and to South Korean \"traitors,\" in response to word that the United States and South Korea will begin a joint military exercise on Monday.
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Final verdict postponed for Iranian woman facing stoning

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An Iranian court has delayed the final verdict of a 43-year-old woman sentenced to death by stoning, a human rights group said Sunday, two days after the country announced she will not be executed during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan,
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Lockerbie families raise new questions over bomber

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LONDON (AP) - Relatives of the victims of the 1988 Pan Am bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland, are finding new reasons for anger over the release of the only man ever convicted in the..
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'Craigslist killing' suspect dead, likely suicide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BOSTON (AP) - Authorities say a former medical student accused of killing a masseuse he met through Craigslist apparently killed himself inside a Boston jail.Ed Geary, a spokesman ..
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8 dead, 12 hurt at off-road race in Calif. desert

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LUCERNE VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say six of the eight people killed when a truck plowed into race fans in the Southern California desert died at the scene and two others d..
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