Deadly shooting at California fast food restaurant

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a man shot four people - including two children - at a Southern California fast food restaurant before turning the gun on himself.&nbs..
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New tropical storm forms in Pacific

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Celia has formed in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Mexico, though forecasters say it is expected to remain well offshore.     &n..
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Grizzly suspected of killing man shot and killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CODY, Wyo. (AP) - Federal wildlife officials have tracked down and killed a grizzly bear suspected of fatally mauling a man outside Yellowstone National Park.   &nbs..
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US envoy urges independent probe into Kyrgyz riots

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (AP) - The International Red Cross is handing out emergency food supplies to thousands of people uprooted by the ethnic violence in the Central Asian nation of ..
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Obama praises China's move to allow its currency to float

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

President Barack Obama welcomed Saturday\'s news that China\'s central bank will allow its national currency to float ahead of the G-20 summit in Toronto, Canada, next week.
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Former NBA player Manute Bol dies in Va. hospital

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - An associate of former NBA player Manute Bol says Bol has died at a Virginia hospital, where he was being treated for severe kidney trouble and a painful sk..
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Storms nail Midwest, kill 1, damage skyscraper

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

DEXTER, Mich. (AP) - Utility crews are working to get the power back on for thousands of customers in four Midwestern states today.      A string of severe..
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As oil spews in Gulf, BP chief at UK yacht race

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LONDON (AP) - The BP executive who angered Gulf residents by saying he wanted his "life back" is spending the day at a yacht race in England.      CEO Tony..
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8 Turkish soldiers killed in border clashes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Eight Turkish soldiers were killed during clashes with rebels on the border of Turkey and Iraq, Turkey\'s military said Saturday.
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Sweden's crown princess marries

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Sweden\'s Crown Princess Victoria married commoner Daniel Westling on Saturday at Stockholm Cathedral, then rode through the streets in a horse-drawn carriage to the cheers of thousands.
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Firm tied to Blackwater gets Afghan contract

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A firm affiliated with the former Blackwater security company has been awarded a contract to provide protection to U.S. consulates and diplomats in the Afghan cities of Herat and Mazar-e Sharif, a U.S. State Department official confirmed on Saturday.
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Refugees implicate Kyrgyz security forces in ethnic violence

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Refugees fleeing Kyrgyzstan\'s spasms of violence are accusing the central Asian nation\'s security forces of carrying out some of the deadly attacks.
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U.N.: Security remains unstable as Afghanistan works for reform

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Security in war-torn Afghanistan has not improved in recent months and violence threatens any strides toward stability, a United Nations report said.
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Broken radio system imperils flights at Manila airport

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A broken radio navigation system at a Manila airport will affect the landing and departure of 136 planes if it\'s not repaired by sunset, aviation officials in the Philippines said Saturday.
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Taliban commander killed in Afghan raid

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Afghan and international troops killed a Taliban commander believed to be involved in a bombing attack that killed two Americans, NATO\'s International Security Assistance Force said on Saturday.
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Supporters rally for Suu Kyi's release

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Demonstrators around the world plan to show their support for Aung San Suu Kyi at rallies celebrating the pro-democracy leader\'s 65th birthday Saturday, while international leaders renewed calls for her release.
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Kyrgyz leader: Death toll much higher

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The acting president of Kyrgyzstan said the real death toll in her country\'s ethnic violence may be 10 times the official count of 191, according to the Russian news website Kommersant. FULL STORY l 300,000 displaced
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Venezuela asks Interpol to arrest critical TV station owner

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Venezuela has asked Interpol to arrest the owner of the only TV station still openly critical of leftist President Hugo Chavez, the government announced Friday.
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Clinton announces funding for Palestinian refugees

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced the United States will give $60 million to the U.N. Relief and Works Agency for help to Palestinian refugees on Friday, a move designed to improve the lives of 4.7 million people.
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Portuguese writer Jose Saramago, winner of 1998 Nobel, dies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Jose Saramago, the outspoken Portuguese author who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1998, died Friday at his home on the Spanish island of Lanzarote, his foundation said.
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