Castro: Cuba won't 'give in to blackmail'

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By: WINK Administrator

Faced with international criticism over hunger-striking dissidents, President Raul Castro on Sunday said Cuba refused to give in to blackmail and accused the United States and Europe of launching \"the most ferocious\" media campaign against the island nation in decades.
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Space shuttle Discovery, 7 astronauts blast off

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jenelle Shriner

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Space shuttle Discovery is on its way to the International Space Station. Discovery and seven astronauts blasted off shortly before sunrise Monday. They..
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South Africa's neo-Nazis drop revenge vow

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A South African white supremacist group has retracted its statement vowing to avenge the killing of its leader, Eugene Terreblanche, a spokesman for the group said Monday.
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NATO admits killing Afghan civilians in February raid

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NATO acknowledged Sunday that its troops killed five Afghans in a botched nighttime raid in February -- after initially saying the civilians may have been victims of an \"honor killing.\"
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Two killed, 100 injured in Mexican quake

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck northwest Mexico\'s Baja California, rattling Arizona and southern California, and leaving at least two dead and 100 injured in Mexico, authorities said.
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Interpol ramps up hunt for Saddam Hussein's daughter

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The international police organization Interpol has stepped up the hunt for Saddam Hussein\'s eldest daughter, who is wanted by Iraqi authorities on terrorism charges.
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Three blasts near U.S. Consulate

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By: WINK Administrator

An apparent suicide attack at a political rally in northwest Pakistan on Monday killed 10 people and wounded more than 25 others, authorities said.
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Pirates seize South Korean tanker

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A South Korean oil tanker has been hijacked by pirates, the European Union Naval Force Somalia said Monday.
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Police: White supremacist leader killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A notorious South African white supremacist leader was killed Saturday by his own employees, police said, in an apparent dispute over wages.
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Pakistan gunbattle leaves 36 dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thirty militants and six Pakistani soldiers died Saturday during a gunbattle in the country\'s tribal region, Pakistani military officials said.
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Senegal unveils colossal statue

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Senegal has unveiled what it calls the world\'s tallest statue during a lavish ceremony held amid reports of criticism over the monument\'s construction at a time when the western African nation is struggling financially.
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China media: Sounds heard from mine

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rescuers have heard sounds, including what seemed to be voices, from a flooded coal mine in China where 153 people have been trapped for days, state-run media reported Friday.
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Top Anglican hits Irish Catholic Church

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Irish Catholic church has lost \"all credibility\" following the abuse scandal, the head of the Anglican church says in an interview to be broadcast Monday.
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Gunmen kill 25 in attack on Iraqi village

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Gunmen wearing military uniforms stormed houses and killed 25 people, including five women, in a Sunni village south of Baghdad, officials said Saturday.
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Afghan soldiers mistakenly killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

International forces mistakenly killed six Afghan soldiers in northern Kunduz province, Afghanistan\'s Defense Ministry said.
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New travel screening measures go into effect this month

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

WASHINGTON  - Travelers from 14 countries that have been home to terrorists will no longer automatically face extra screening before they fly to the U.S. Beginning this month,..
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Employers added most jobs in 3 years in March

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

WASHINGTON - The nation's economy posted its largest job gain in three years in March, while the unemployment rate remained at 9.7 percent for the third straight month. The increas..
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99-year-old graduate fights Africa brain drain

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By: WINK Administrator

A former teacher has just graduated from university in Ghana -- aged 99.
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Teen ID'd as Moscow subway bomber

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By: WINK Administrator

Russian investigators on Friday identified one of the female suicide bombers in the Moscow metro attacks that killed dozens of people as teenager Dzhennet Abdullayeva.
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Taliban bombs trigger Lahore backlash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

This bustling northern city is Pakistan\'s cultural heart and until last year it had been relatively immune to the terror that has traumatized so many Pakistanis.
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