N. Ireland tense, but dissident threat reduced

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By: WINK Administrator

The summer marching season has long been an annual flashpoint between Northern Ireland\'s Protestant and Catholic communities, despite the peace process which has brought stability to the province in recent years.
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Colombian army kills 12 FARC rebels, president says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Colombian military killed 12 Marxist guerrilla rebels in a gun battle early Sunday in the central state of Tolima, President Alvaro Uribe said on his website.
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Roman Polanski a free man in Switzerland

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

BERN, Switzerland (AP) - The Swiss government declared renowned film director Roman Polanski a free man on Monday after rejecting a U.S. request to extradite him on a charge of hav..
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Fidel Castro to appear on Cuban TV

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

HAVANA (AP) - Fidel Castro is back. The aging revolutionary leader will appear Monday on a key Cuban television news program for the first time in at least four years, according to..
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US needs to better define and counter Islamic extremism

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

      WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration's recent move to dropreferences to Islamic radicalism is drawing fire in a new reportwarning the decision ..
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Congress goes back to work Monday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON DC - Congress gets back to work today after the Fourth of July break and the White House hopes the Senate can move quickly on a top legislative priority -- the financial..
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Bafefoot Bandit finally under arrest

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

      NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - For two years he stayed a step ahead ofthe law - stealing cars, powerboats and even airplanes, police say,while building a rep..
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Uganda bomb attacks during Cup final kill 60

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The death toll from a pair of bombings that struck a restaurant and a rugby ground in Uganda\'s capital is around 60, a police spokeswoman told CNN on Monday.
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Iran execution of woman temporarily halted, state media reports

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran\'s judiciary chief has temporarily halted the execution of a woman convicted of adultery, state media reported Sunday, citing a judicial official.
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Uganda bomb attacks during Cup final kill 9

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least nine people have died in pair of bombings that struck a restaurant and a rugby ground in Uganda\'s capital as patrons gathered to watch Sunday\'s World Cup final, police said.
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Police: Three cartel gunmen slain in Mexico shootout

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A predawn, hourlong gun battle -- the latest volley in an escalating series of attacks on Mexican federal police by drug cartel hitmen -- left three cartel gunmen dead Sunday in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, a federal police spokesman told CNN.
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Spain wins World Cup for first time

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Spain won the World Cup for the first time as an extra-time goal from Andres Iniesta gave them a last-gasp victory over the Netherlands in the final at Soccer City on Sunday night.
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Iranian MP: Documents prove US nabbed researcher

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A top Iranian lawmaker says newly found documents back up Tehran\'s claims that the CIA is responsible for the disappearance of one of its nuclear scientists, Iranian media reported Sunday.
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Police: Shootout in Juarez leaves 3 cartel gunmen dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A pre-dawn, hour-long gun battle -- the latest volley in an escalating series of attacks on Mexican federal police by drug cartel hitmen -- left three cartel gunmen dead Sunday in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, a federal police spokesman told CNN.
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Somali World Cup fans defy Islamist ban on game

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thousands of World Cup fans poured into the government-controlled Somali capital of Mogadishu on Sunday to watch the final match in defiance of a ban on football imposed in other parts of the country by hardline Islamist groups.
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Spy-swap Russian in England, brother says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Russian scientist who was part of a swap for 10 Russian spies caught in the United States is now in England, his brother told CNN Sunday.
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Ship will try for Gaza, organizer says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An aid ship trying to break Israel\'s blockade of Gaza still plans to aim for the Palestinian territory, its organizer
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Photos of Fidel Castro published online

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Images appearing to show former Cuban President Fidel Castro surfaced Saturday on a pro-government blog, which claims the photos were taken Wednesday.
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Aid flotilla likely will not sail to Gaza, Israel says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An aid flotilla intended to break Israel\'s naval blockade of Gaza likely will dock at another port, an Israeli foreign ministry spokesman said Saturday.
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Roadside bomb explodes in N. Ireland

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A roadside bomb exploded in a county along Northern Ireland\'s border with the Republic of Ireland Saturday, according to Danny Kennedy, a member of the Northern Ireland assembly.
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