Roadside blast kills 6 Afghan police

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Six Afghan policemen were killed and two others injured Sunday in a roadside mine explosion, according to the governor of Afghanistan\'s Badakhsan province.
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Official: Iranian shelling kills girl in Iraq

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 14-year-old Iraqi girl was killed Sunday and dozens of families fled their homes to escape Iranian artillery shells in northern Iraq, according to a Kurdish Regional Security Forces spokesman.
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BP exec says oil company is learning from failures

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

WASHINGTON (AP) - A BP executive says BP will learn from its failed attempts to stop the Gulf oil spill and apply those lessons to its next try. BP managing director Robert Dudley ..
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Mexican prison warden dismembered

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A prison warden in the Mexican state of Morelos was abducted as he reported to work Saturday morning and his dismembered body was found later in four locations in the city of Cuernavaca, the government-run Notimex agency reported.
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Deaths rising in Central America from Tropical Storm Agatha

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - Central American authorities say at least 83 people have been killed in flooding and landslides associated with the region's first tropical storm of the year...
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Bush family celebrates wedding of Jeb's youngest

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

MIAMI (AP) - Generations of a Republican dynasty are in Miami this weekend to celebrate the wedding of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's youngest son. Presidents George Herbert Walker..
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Suspected pirate attacks disrupted

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Seychelles Coast Guard and the Australian navy separately disrupted two potential pirate attacks in the Gulf of Aden, officials said Sunday.
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U.K. minister resigns over expenses claim

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Cabinet minister responsible for slashing Britain\'s crippling deficit has admitted using taxpayers\' money to rent rooms from his male partner, as the expenses scandal came back to haunt the new coalition government.
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Deadly storm hits Central America

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tropical Depression Agatha unleashed torrential rains over Guatemala, southeast Mexico and El Salvador, triggering flash floods and mudslides.
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Canadian commander in Afghanistan out

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Brig. Gen. Daniel Menard, the chief of the Canadian forces in Afghanistan, has been relieved of duty following allegations of an inappropriate relationship, the country\'s military said.
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Germany's Lena wins Eurovision

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

German singer Lena has won the Eurovision Song Contest -- the continent\'s biggest musical competition that allowed musicians from 25 countries to shrug off the economic gloom shrouding Europe, at least for a day.
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Poll: Instability in Iraq hurts Obama plan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Support for President Barack Obama\'s planned removal of U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of the August could drop significantly if Iraq cannot solve its current problems in time, according to a new national poll.
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1,000th American serviceman killed in Afghanistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) - The 1000th American serviceman killed in Afghanistan had already fallen victim once to a hidden bomb, and was so eager to return to war that he pushed throu..
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First named storm of 2010 forms in Pacific

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - The first tropical storm of the season has formed in the eastern Pacific off Guatemala and is headed for land.      The U.S. National Hurrican..
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'Easy Rider' actor dead at 74

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dennis Hopper, the high-flying Hollywood actor-director whose memorable career included the 1969 smash "Easy Rider," has died. He was 74. Family friend Alex..
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Pakistan links attacks to Taliban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The death toll from attacks on a religious minority in eastern Pakistan has risen to 98, officials said Saturday.
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N. Korea slams South over warship

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A North Korean official has questioned South Korea\'s credibility for its rhetoric and actions over the sinking of a South Korean warship in March, state-run media in North Korea reported Saturday.
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Hunt for Jamaican drug suspect to resume

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Security forces in Jamaica plan to renew a push Monday to arrest an accused drug lord at the center of violence that has now killed 76 people, the country\'s police commissioner said.
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Free saltwater fishing weekends

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Gov. Charlie Crist announced two free fishing weekends to help draw visitors to the beautiful Sunshine State. Both residents and nonresidents in Florida can fish..
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Police probe N. Ireland car bomb

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Northern Ireland police said Saturday they were investigating a car bomb that exploded overnight in the city of Derry, about 70 miles northwest of Belfast.
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