Jamaicans unnerved after unrest

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By: WINK Administrator

There\'s a post-9/11 atmosphere in Kingston, Jamaica, local residents say, after a failed police assault on the stronghold of a suspected drug kingpin wanted by the United States. FULL STORY | 500 ARRESTS
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Ex-model arrested on drug charges

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By: WINK Administrator

A former Colombian model wanted on drug trafficking charges was captured Wednesday in Argentina, a spokesman for the Argentina Airport Security Police said.
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Russia bomb kills 6, wounds 40

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By: WINK Administrator

A bombing outside a planned performance by a dance company from the restive Russian republic of Chechnya left three women dead and wounded several other people Wednesday evening, prosecutors said.
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Britain discloses full nuclear arsenal

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By: WINK Administrator

Britain has a total nuclear arsenal of fewer than 225 weapons, with 160 currently operational, Foreign Secretary William Hague said Wednesday.
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Attack victim: Death of Conn. chimp owner is sad

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By: Mia Carter

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut woman who was mauled and blinded in a chimpanzee attack last year says the death of the chimp's owner is sad and that she isn't angry at her on..
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Haiti is US hurricane center chief's main concern

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By: Mia Carter

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The director of the National Hurricane Center says the potential for a new catastrophe in Haiti is his biggest concern for the upcoming Atlantic storm ..
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Gulf spill could foul Cuban waters

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By: WINK Administrator

Fisherman Mario Lopez has relied on the waters off Cuba\'s northern coasts for decades.
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Australian baby lives after stroller hit by train

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By: Mia Carter

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - A 15-month-old boy escaped with just a few cuts and bruises on Wednesday after a train struck his stroller, which rolled onto the tracks when his grandm..
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Sleeping woman left on plane in Philly for 4 hours

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By: Mia Carter

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Airline officials are trying to figure out how a sleeping passenger was left aboard a flight for four hours after it landed in Philadelphia. According to police..
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Govt. Reports 89 Deaths From Toyota Acceleration Issues

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By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - Unintended acceleration in Toyota vehicles may have been involved in the deaths of 89 people over the past decade, upgrading the number of deaths possibly linked ..
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Witness: BP took 'shortcuts' before well blowout

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By: Mia Carter

COVINGTON, La. (AP) - Senior managers complained oil giant BP was "taking shortcuts" by replacing heavy drilling fluid with saltwater in the well that blew out, triggering the mass..
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Clinton says World Must Respond to Sub Sinking

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By: Rob Spicker

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday the world must respond to the sinking of a South Korean warship that has been blamed on Nort..
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Whaling foe to go on trial in Japan

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By: WINK Administrator

The trial of an activist accused of interfering with Japan\'s whaling fleet is scheduled to begin in a Japanese court Thursday.
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President Sending National Guard to Arizona Border

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By: Rob Spicker

PHOENIX (AP) - President Barack Obama's plan to send as many as 1,200 National Guard troops to the US-Mexico border appears to be a scaled-down version of the border security appro..
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Iraq dissolves airline in row with Kuwait

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Iraqi council of ministers has decided to dissolve Iraqi Airways and liquidate its assets after the airline dropped flights to England and Sweden in a row with Kuwait over war reparations.
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British Airways sends 'reminder' to striking union

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By: WINK Administrator

British Airways hinted at possible legal action over the strike by its cabin crew, saying Wednesday it had written to remind the union to \"retain all relevant paperwork.\"
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American who helped rebels is freed from Peruvian jail

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By: WINK Administrator

Lori Berenson, a U.S. citizen jailed in Peru since 1995 for helping leftist rebels, has been granted conditional release, a judge announced.
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Airstrikes wound 17 in Gaza

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By: WINK Administrator

At least 17 people were wounded Monday in a pair of airstrikes launched by the Israel Defense Forces in retaliation for mortar shells fired into Israel from Gaza.
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Dozens die in hunt for Jamaican drug lord

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By: WINK Administrator

Twenty-nine people have died and 31 wounded in the assault on a suspected drug lord\'s compound in the Jamaican capital of Kingston, police said Tuesday. FULL STORY l PART ROBIN HOOD, PART ESCOBAR | TOURISM WORRIES
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BP says it hasn't decided on video of plug attempt

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By: Mia Carter

COVINGTON, La. (AP) - BP says it hasn't decided yet whether to cut off a live video feed when it begins trying to cut off the Gulf oil leak by injecting heavy drilling mud into the..
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