Suspect arrested in massive Arizona wildfire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say they have arrested a California man and charged him with starting a 350-acre wildfire burning near downtown Flagstaff that prompted evacuati..
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White House: July 2011 Afghan withdrawal 'firm'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is reaffirming its pledge to begin pulling U.S. troops out of Afghanistan next summer.      But the Pentagon and..
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Suicide bombers kill nearly 30 in Baghdad

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi officials now say suicide bombers carried out today's twin attacks outside a state-run bank in Baghdad. The nearly simultanelus bombings killed at least 27 peo..
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Kyrgyzstan probes claims against troops

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Kyrgyzstan will investigate allegations that government troops were involved in ethnic violence, an official said Sunday.
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Study: Millions in Bangladesh exposed to arsenic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

It could be the worst mass poisoning in history. And the terrible irony is that it may all be due to an idealistic push to clean up drinking water for some of the world\'s poorest people.
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Flooding in southern China leaves 88 dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Heavy flooding has killed 88 people and displaced about 757,000, according to China\'s state-run Xinhua news agency.
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Mexican police: Mayor of Guadalupe killed by gunmen

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A group of armed gunmen shot and killed the mayor of Guadalupe, in Mexico\'s state of Chihuahua, early Saturday, a Mexican federal police spokesman said.
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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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