Another snag in attempt to plug Gulf oil leak

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

FORT JACKSON, La. (AP) - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says BP had a problem with its latest attempt to stop a massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill but is continuing the effort to sti..
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Fort Myers Beach woman caught with gun at airport

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

 CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida woman has been arrested after authorities say security screeners found a handgun n her carry-on bag at St. Petersburg Clearwater I..
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Canadian fighters escort jet after bomb threat

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two CF-18 Hornets were scrambled from a Canadian military base in Winnepeg on Saturday to escort a Cathay Pacific Airways flight into Vancouver International Airport, according to an official for the North American Aerospace Defence Command.
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Teen sailor home after 7-month journey

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Jessica Watson\'s 210-day, solo, round-the world sail ended in Australia\'s Sydney Harbor, where tens of thousands of cheering spectators and hundreds of boats turned out to welcome her home.
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Volcano may again close UK airports

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Volcanic ash may force British airports to close again next week, the country\'s Department of Transport said Saturday.
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Thai PM warns of civil war as toll mounts

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By: WINK Administrator

At least four people were wounded Saturday when gunfire erupted during clashes between anti-government demonstrators and security forces in the Thai capital, hospital officials said.
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Libyan crash survivor returns home to Netherlands

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ruben van Assouw, the 9-year-old sole survivor of the plane crash that killed 103 people in Libya, returned home to the Netherlands on Saturday, the Dutch foreign ministry said.
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'D.C. Five' appear in court in Pakistan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Five Pakistani-Americans on trial in Pakistan on terrorism charges appeared at a brief hearing Saturday, but did not face the detailed questioning they had expected.
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Former Mexican senator reported missing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A former Mexican senator was reported missing on Saturday, Mexico\'s attorney general\'s office said.
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Death sentence over China kindergarten attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A court in eastern China sentenced a man to death Saturday for attacking 29 kindergarten students and three teachers with a knife, state-run media said.
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Gulf oil spill update for Friday, May 14

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

GULF OF MEXICO - Friday, May 14, marked day 25 of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill that began with an explosion and fire on April 20 on the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, owned by Tra..
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Official: Dutch crash survivor to go home Saturday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

TRIPOLI, Libya  - A Dutch Foreign Ministry official says that the 9-year-old boy who is the sole survivor of a plane crash in Libya has been told that his parents and brother ..
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VIDEOS: Inside the Oklahoma Tornadoes of May 10

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

OKLAHOMA - Tornado alley was the site of a massive tornado outbreak on May 10, 2010. An array of tornado home videos have been posted on LiveLeak.com, including a video from inside..
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Mother of slain Utah boy may face murder charge

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

FARMINGTON, Utah - Prosecutors in Utah said Friday they may file murder charges against the mother of a 4-year-old boy whose body was found in a canyon earlier this week. Searchers..
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Drugs and guns seized during Ft. Myers raid

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Authorities have seized guns and drugs in a raid on Market Street. Detectives raided a home on the 2700 hundred block of Market Street after authorities received..
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Three Pakistani men held in Times Square investigation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

BOSTON (AP) - Three Pakistani men arrested in the widening investigation of the Times Square bomb include a Boston-area cab driver and a computer programmer in Maine who told his b..
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La. officials: 8-inch tar balls washed up on beach

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

PORT FOURCHON, La.  - Louisiana wildlife officials say huge tar balls have littered the beach at Port Fourchon, some of them 8 inches across. Laura Deslatte, a spokeswoman for..
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BP attempts oil leak fix; Obama decries fingerpointing, 'cozy' oil links

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Friday angrily decried the "ridiculous spectacle" of oil industry officials pointing fingers of blame for the catastrophic spill in the Gulf ..
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Coal mine blast kills 21 in China

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A coal mine explosion in southwest China killed 21 workers, local officials said Friday.
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Reports: British lawmaker attacked in east London

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

 LONDON  - The BBC and Sky News are reporting that a British lawmaker has been stabbed in east London. They reported that Stephen Timms, a member of the Labour Party who ..
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