Government lowers first quarter economic growth

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government lowered its estimate of how much the economy grew in the first quarter of the year, noting that consumers spent less than it previously thought. Th..
Read More

Difference of opinion to open G-20 Summit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

TORONTO (AP) - World leaders, facing serious differences over the best way to nurture a fragile global recovery, are agreeing to disagree in a variety of key areas. Even before the..
Read More

Today is the 1 year anniversary of Michael Jackson's death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NEW YORK (AP) - As the first anniversary of Michael Jackson's death drew near, Julia Thomas clutched her "Thriller" liner notes and stood outside the Forest Lawn cemetery in Glenda..
Read More

India pledges new aid for Bhopal victims

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

India has announced a new financial package for victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster as the case shot back to prominence after a court ruling this month.
Read More

Congress puts together financial overhaul bill overnight

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - One year in the making, a sweeping overhaul of Wall Street rules forged in the aftermath of a financial crisis cleared congressional negotiations early Friday and..
Read More

Extending unemployment shut down in Senate

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional Democrats are looking for ways to salvage their election-year jobs agenda after the Senate failed to pass a long-sought extension of unemployment pa..
Read More

Oil spill shuts down beach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Kyla Filkowski

     A hotspot for beach goers in the Florida Panhandle is shut down.     Officials closed off a large part of Casino Beach.  &nbs..
Read More

Blogging behind bamboo cyberwall

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Helmet under her arm, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quyn arrives after traveling 450 kilometers by motorbike, evading the security police, to tell CNN the story of her imprisonment for blogging in Vietnam.
Read More

Iran will not send aid ship to Gaza

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran will not send a ship carrying humanitarian aid to Gaza as it had planned to do on Thursday, according to a report from the official news agency of Iran.
Read More

Alleged Jamaican drug lord arrives in U.S. to face charges

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Christopher \"Dudus\" Coke, the alleged Jamaican drug kingpin, will be extradited to the United States, a quiet formality that followed a dramatic eruption of street violence in the capital of Kingston.
Read More

Athens blast kills at least 1

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

One person was killed in an explosion at the Ministry of Citizen Protection in Athens, Greece, on Thursday, a ministry official told CNN.
Read More

Petraeus backs July 2011 Afghan withdrawal deadline

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Gen. David Petraeus told CNN on Thursday that he supports President Barack Obama\'s July 2011 deadline to start withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan, a key point of contention between the president and many of his Republican critics in Congress.
Read More

Pensacola Beach closed for oil

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Chandler Friedman

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A popular section of Pensacola Beach has been closed because of oil that washed ashore there. Government officials closed about a quarter-mile section ..
Read More

Art auction smashes records

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An auction that included works by Pablo Picasso and Claude Monet raked in 152.6 million pounds (US$226.5 million) Wednesday night, setting a record for highest total ever realized in an British art auction, according to Christie\'s.
Read More

North Korea heats up rhetoric toward U.S.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

North Korea may consider a tougher punishment for a jailed American citizen if the United States \"persists in its hostile approach\" toward Pyongyang, North Korea\'s official news agency said Thursday.
Read More

June deadliest month of Afghan war for coalition troops

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

June has now become the deadliest month of the Afghan war for coalition troops, a grave milestone in the nearly nine-year-old conflict.
Read More

At least 12 killed as train hits crowd

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 10 people were killed and 15 were hurt when they were run over by a train in a town south of Barcelona, Spain, a spokesperson for Catalonia Civil Protection told CNN sister station CNN Plus Thursday.
Read More

Report: U.S. hikers were in Iraqi territory

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The mothers of U.S. hikers held by Iran said a magazine article that contradicts government claims they crossed the border before their arrests is \"concerning\" and raises many questions.
Read More

Bin Laden hunter is back home in Colorado

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

DENVER (AP) - Gary Faulkner is back home in Colorado after his personal quest to track down al Qaida leader Osama bin Laden ended with his arrest in a northern Pakistan woods. The ..
Read More

Gen. Petraeus confirmation could come quickly

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sacked his loose-lipped Afghanistan commander Wednesday, a seismic shift for the military order in wartime, and chose the familiar, admired..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×