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  Hero cop in Boston Marathon...BOSTON – A police officer who was honored for his role in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing was in an induced coma fighting for his life early Saturday after being shot in the face during a traffic stop, authorities said. The suspect in the ...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:30 pm
  Saudi-led airstrikes intensify in...SANAA, Yemen Arab leaders vowed Saturday to back the embattled Yemeni president as a Saudi Arabia-steered coalition intensified airstrikes across Yemen, developments that could mark preparations for a possible land invasion targeting the country’s ...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:25 pm
  Republican presidential hopefuls...There are 15 major contenders for the Republican party’s presidential nomination. Together, they own at least 40 guns. Some of the contenders have been building their collections since childhood. Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (S.C.) is up to 12 now, including ...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:37 pm
  Seven People Shot at Panama City...A spring break party in Florida turned violent early Saturday after seven people, including students, were shot at a Panama City Beach home, officials said. One of the victims was shot in the head and others were hit multiple times, and were fighting for ...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:26 pm
  Germanwings co-pilot examined for...New reports Saturday say Andreas Lubitz -- the co-pilot who crashed a jet into a French mountainside early Tuesday -- had been dumped by his girlfriend a day before the crash, was being treated for depression and was possibly facing the loss of his job ...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:33 pm

  Diplomats and U.N. staff flee...By Sami Aboudi and Mohammed Mukhashaf ADEN (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's navy evacuated dozens of diplomats from Yemen on Saturday and the United Nations pulled out international staff after a third night of Saudi-led air strikes trying to stem advances by Iranian-allied Houthi fighters. Residents reported heavy clashes between the Houthis and mainly Sunni tribal fighters in the south of the country, while the air campaign sought to stall a fresh offensive by the Shi'ite Muslim group on Aden from the east. Riyadh's intervention, a surprise move from a conservative monarchy better known for flexing its muscle in oil markets than through military might, is planned to last a month but could extend for five or six, a Gulf diplomatic source said. He said satellite imagery had shown in January that the Houthis had repositioned long-range Scud missiles in the north, close to the Saudi border and aimed at Saudi territory.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:31 pm
  Gunmen kill 15 in Nigeria during...By Tim Cocks and Bate Felix ABUJA (Reuters) - Gunmen killed at least 15 people including an opposition politician near polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, casting an ominous shadow over the closest electoral contest since the end of military rule in 1999. The tense race pits President Goodluck Jonathan against former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari for the favor of an electorate divided along a complex mix of ethnic, regional and in some cases religious lines. Islamist Boko Haram insurgents launched several attacks on voters in the northeast, killing three in Yobe state and three more in Gombe state, police said. The militants, who are trying to revive a medieval Islamic caliphate in religiously mixed Nigeria, reject democracy and their leader Abubakar Shekau has threatened to kill those who go to vote.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:57 pm
  Crash pilot was psychiatric...The Bild newspaper published an interview with a woman who said she had a relationship in 2014 with Andreas Lubitz, the man French prosecutors believe locked himself alone in the cockpit of the Germanwings Airbus on Tuesday and steered it into the French Alps, killing all on board. "He did it because he realized that, due to his health problems, his big dream of working at Lufthansa, of a having job as a pilot, and as a pilot on long-distance flights, was nearly impossible." "He never talked much about his illness, only that he was in psychiatric treatment," she told the paper, adding they finally broke up because she was afraid of him. He became upset about the conditions we worked under: too little money, fear of losing the contract, too much pressure." A Lufthansa spokesman declined to comment. The company and its low-cost subsidiary Germanwings took out full-page advertisements in major German and French newspapers on Saturday, expressing "deepest mourning".
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:10 pm
  Islamist groups seize Syrian city...By Mariam Karouny BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamist groups including al Qaeda's Nusra Front have seized the city of Idlib for the first time in Syria's civil war, fighters and a monitoring group said on Saturday. By taking Idlib, capital of a northwestern province of the same name, hardline Islamist insurgents now control a second province after Raqqa, the stronghold of the Islamic State group which has been the target of U.S.-led air strikes. Sunni Islamist groups have formed an alliance which includes Nusra, the hardline Ahrar al-Sham movement and Jund al-Aqsa, but not Islamic State, their rival.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:03 pm
  Iran, powers struggle to overcome...By Parisa Hafezi, John Irish and Louis Charbonneau LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of France and Germany joined the top U.S. and Iranian diplomats on Saturday to help break an impasse in nuclear negotiations as major powers and Iran closed in on a two- or three-page accord that could form the basis of a long-term deal. The negotiations, in progress for nearly 18 months, aim to hammer out an accord whereby Iran halts sensitive nuclear work in exchange for the lifting of sanctions, with the ultimate aim of reducing the risk of a war in the Middle East. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif have been in Lausanne for days to try to reach a preliminary deal by a self-imposed deadline of March 31, and they held several rounds of talks on Saturday. We await our counterparts' readiness." Western officials close to the talks said it was up to Iran to compromise on the remaining sticking points, which include Tehran's ambitions concerning nuclear research and development and the immediate removal of U.N. sanctions.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:27 pm

  Briton's father in plea to airlinesThe father of a British man killed in the Alps air crash urges airlines to look after pilots "properly", saying the victims of the disaster should "never be forgotten".
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 1:07 pm
  Singapore bids Lee Kuan Yew...Singapore is preparing to bid farewell to its founding father Lee Kuan Yew, with a funeral procession followed by a state funeral attended by world leaders.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:05 pm
  Cameron promises 'seven-day NHS'All hospitals in England will provide "a truly seven-day NHS" by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron says.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 9:27 am
  SNP will make change 'for all UK'SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon says her party will reform the "discredited Westminster system" for ordinary people, wherever they are in the UK.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:10 pm
  Knox and Sollecito cleared of...Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are acquitted by Italy's top appeals court of murdering British student Meredith Kercher in 2007 - the final ruling in the case.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:12 am

  Kenya hits out after UK issues...Kenyan officials say they are "shocked and concerned" their allies told citizens to avoid nation's coastal resorts.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:04 pm
  Arab League summit: Can it bring...The crisis in Yemen is at the top of the agenda at a meeting of Arab leaders in Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:54 pm
  Voting extended as Nigeria...Dozens reported killed by suspected Boko Haram fighters in the northeast as millions turn out in tight poll.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:49 pm
  Houthis told to 'surrender' at...Yemen's president calls on rebels to surrender their arms and for their leaders to turn themselves in at Egypt meeting.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:12 pm
  Electronic accreditation...Technical problems have plagued a new system for reading voting cards with biometric card-reading machines.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 4:46 pm

Syria crisis: Idlib 'captured by Nusra Front jihadists'

Amanda Knox trial: Italy's top court acquits of Knox, Sollecito of murder

Germanwings crash: Investigators probe life of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz for clues

Italy's highest court acquits Amanda Knox of killing roommate

  How Wall Street Helps Tech Workers...Financial firms are creating a murky market where the red-hot stocks of closely held technology companies trade largely out of sight of regulators, other investors and the companies themselves.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 11:42 am
  Dufry Nears Deal for World Duty...Swiss airport retailer Dufry said it has agreed to buy Italy???s World Duty Free in a deal that values the latter at about ???3.6 billion ($3.9 billion), including debt.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:56 pm
  Silicon Valley Venture Firm...A jury said prominent venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers didn???t sexually discriminate or retaliate against a former female partner, in a closely watched case that raised questions about the treatment of women in Silicon Valley.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:24 am
  Intel in Talks to Buy Chip Maker...Intel is in advanced talks to buy Altera???a maker of programmable semiconductors used in phone networks and cars???in a deal that would be the computer chip-making giant???s largest takeover ever.
  Posted on 27 March 2015 | 10:12 pm
  Retail Investors Fuel China Stock...Despite slowing economic growth, corporate earnings under pressure and a property market in a funk, China???s long-maligned stock market is among the strongest in the world.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:35 am

  Greek PM Tsipras says he seeks no...ADEN (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's navy evacuated dozens of diplomats from Yemen on Saturday and the United Nations pulled out international staff after a third night of Saudi-led air strikes trying to stem advances by Iranian-allied Houthi fighters.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:39 pm
  Iran, powers struggle to overcome...ABUJA (Reuters) - Gunmen killed at least 15 people including an opposition politician near polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, casting an ominous shadow over the closest electoral contest since the end of military rule in 1999.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:29 pm
  Crowds swell to bid farewell to...BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamist groups including al Qaeda's Nusra Front have seized the city of Idlib for the first time in Syria's civil war, fighters and a monitoring group said on Saturday.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:42 pm
  Crash pilot was psychiatric...WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio is likely to make an announcement on his bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on April 13 in Miami, according to a local news report.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:10 pm
  Somalia hotel siege ends, 14 dead:...BOSTON (Reuters) - The Boston Marathon bombing trial shifts sharply in tone next week when prosecutors rest their case against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and turn proceedings over to his lawyers, who have already admitted he planted explosives at the finish line in April 2013.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:59 am

  Jewish world: Shifts and rifts in...Got a minute?
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:41 pm
  Four-day march for Beduin rights...Yisrael Beytenu, which proposed the electoral reform, strongly opposes the increase and any change to the law it initiated.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:20 pm
  Soccer: Israel trounced by Wales...Journalist says he no longer saw any ???sense??? in his profession as he could only write what he was told, The Telegraph reports.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 3:23 pm
  Israel allowed for the release of...The Palestinian leader also welcomed the Joint Arab List???s performance in the recent parliamentary elections.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:03 am
  Discussing Iran's four paths to...According to officials in the US and Israel, Ron Dermer's standing in the White House is so tarnished that he is practically "persona non grata."
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 3:13 pm

  Boko Haram beheads 23 peopleSUSPECTED Boko Haram gunmen have beheaded 23 people and set fire to homes in Buratai, northeast Nigeria, on the eve of elections.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:29 pm
  Race car flips into crowd, kills...A FAN has died after a Nissan GTR driven by Jann Mardenborough flipped and crashed in the spectator area at the Nurburgring. WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:42 pm
  Islamists kill dozens in deadly...THE Islamic extremists behind the Nairobi shopping centre attack, have stormed and occupied a hotel in Somalia for more than 12 hours, killing dozens. WARNING: Disturbing images
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:46 pm
  ???It???s a constant reminder of...BREKKIE WRAP: Brian Flemming was elated to lose a staggering 166kgs, but now he struggles with the excess skin. See why.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 1:01 pm
  ???It gets in the way every single...AN OVEREATER who tipped the scales 283kgs is now half his size but struggles with the excess skin. See why.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:55 pm

Syria crisis: Idlib 'captured by Nusra Front jihadists'

Amanda Knox trial: Italy's top court acquits of Knox, Sollecito of murder

Germanwings crash: Investigators probe life of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz for clues

Italy's highest court acquits Amanda Knox of killing roommate

  British skier dies in avalanche on...The 30-year-old man was caught in an avalanche on Mount Velan in Valais while out skiing with his brother
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:58 pm
  David Cameron: 'I want to win...David Cameron says disaffected Conservative supporters should put their trust his party's long-term economic plans instead of Labour's
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:08 pm
  David Cameron: New pensions...In an exclusive interview with The Telegraph, the Prime Minister discusses landmark pension reforms which will come into force on April 6
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:05 pm
  Fifth Isil runaway held on take-offA fifth girl from Bethnal Green Academy was stopped from travelling to Syria in December by police two months before her three schoolfriends were able to travel to join Isil.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:00 pm
  David Cameron: My plan to win back...In an exclusive interview with The Telegraph, the Prime Minister says he wants new tax cuts for married couples as he seeks to regain the trust of Conservatives who have lost faith
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:00 pm

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  Indefinite Safe Sex Urged for...After an Ebola death, scientists want to gather more information on the length of time the virus might remain present in semen.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:38 pm
  Tailoring His Message, Ted Cruz...On a two-day trip that ended on Saturday, the Republican presidential candidate showed how he hoped to build a coalition.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:29 pm
  7 Wounded in Spring Break Shooting...Several Alabama A&M students were among the victims Saturday in Panama Beach City, Fla. An Alabama man was arrested.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:01 pm
  Rebel Coalition Seizes Major...A coalition of Islamist insurgents, including a branch of Al Qaeda, seized most of the northern Syrian city of Idlib on Saturday after four days of heavy fighting.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:54 pm
  Afghan Court Sentences AP...Afghanistan's highest court has ruled that the police officer convicted of murdering Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding AP correspondent Kathy Gannon almost one year ago should serve 20 years in prison, according to documents sent to the country's attorney general on Saturday.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 4:40 pm

  Alps Crash Co-Pilot 'Treated For...Andreas Lubitz visited a Dusseldorf hospital weeks before the Germanwings crash as investigators find medicines at his home.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:15 pm
  Crash Victim's Father: Pilot...Philip Bramley, whose son Paul was among the 150 who died, says his focus is on seeing "this never happens again".
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 3:28 pm
  Drone-Style Systems Could Stop...Technology could allow staff on the ground to seize control of aircraft in an emergency, say aviation experts.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 9:18 am
  Miliband's Post-Show Bounce Sees...The poll is the first since Ed Miliband took on David Cameron on TV last week, and comes just 40 days before the election.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:15 pm
  UN Evacuates Staff As Warplanes...The strikes continue as Yemen's embattled President calls the Shia rebels who forced him to flee his country "stooges of Iran".
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 3:08 pm

Syria crisis: Idlib 'captured by Nusra Front jihadists'

Amanda Knox trial: Italy's top court acquits of Knox, Sollecito of murder

Germanwings crash: Investigators probe life of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz for clues

Italy's highest court acquits Amanda Knox of killing roommate

  British Gas owner posts huge...British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
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  Warsi cleared of expenses fiddleThe Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 9:12 am
  Bo's wife charged with murder of...The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:49 am
  Olympics kicks off with flag gaffeOlympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:11 am
  Police numbers drop to lowest...The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
  Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:03 am

  Choose a side, Sunni, Shia or... ? Right now there is an argument going on about the Middle East and how America should position itself. Here it is in a nut shell, we are being asked to choose a side in a centuries old religious war. The original split of Islam happened in 632 when Mohammad died. The major?…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 9:51 am
  Nebraska Farmer Makes Room Full Of...Sometimes all the talk in the world can’t prepare you for cold, hard reality. At a Nebraska Oil & Gas Conservation committee hearing, a room full of fracking supporters?were left in utter silence when a farmer brought in three cups of fracking water and offered eac?…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 3:10 pm
  What is a Democratic Socialist. Why Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren Exemplify what a Democratic Socialist is. Bernie (Independent ?):
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 10:24 am
  Stop Asking These Questions How does someone credibly answer the question: “Have you quit beating your spouse?” It's the classic example of a question being the problem. It's a setup. The issue is in the question itself, before there's an answer. Such questions are part of the milieu of all cul?…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 4:54 pm
  Wild BeachLast Week I hiked into the Corcovado National Park with my 13yr old son. We encountered incredible wildlife and breath taking beaches. I took well over 1300 pictures, some good and some not so good.
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 1:56 pm

  Syria: Idlib 'captured' by...Islamist groups in Syria including al Qaeda's Nusra Front have reportedly seized the city of Idlib, dealing a huge blow to the Assad regime. Social…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:44 pm
  Chile: Volcano Villarrica forecast...Experts predict Chile's Villarrica Volcano will erupt in the near future. Located near to a popular tourist resort some 46 kilometres south of…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:09 pm
  Earth hour 2015 begins"Earth hour is sweeping the world":https://www.earthhour.org/. At 8.30pm local time on March 28, 2015, countries in 24 time zones across six…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 11:44 am
  Russia: Nemtsov memorial 'removed'In Moscow, an impromptu memorial to murdered activist Boris Nemtsov has reportedly been removed. According to reports, a group of men could be seen…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 11:44 am
  Yemen's war of words: Hadi asks...The Saudi-led coalition has said "air strikes on…
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 11:16 am

  Somalia hotel attack: Diplomat,...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:04 pm
  Boko Haram blamed for decapitations
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 7:01 pm
  21 hurt as car, train collide in...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:29 pm
  Decorated Boston police officer...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 6:17 pm
  Nigerian presidential election...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:58 pm

Syria crisis: Idlib 'captured by Nusra Front jihadists'

Amanda Knox trial: Italy's top court acquits of Knox, Sollecito of murder

Germanwings crash: Investigators probe life of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz for clues

Italy's highest court acquits Amanda Knox of killing roommate

  ‘I turned my son in. Now I feel...One Sunday in May 2013, two men arrived at Majida Sarwar???s red-brick terraced home in Birmingham. They were the father...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 11:16 am
  Yemen president: Shiite rebels...Yemen???s embattled president has called Shiite rebels who forced him to flee the country ???stooges of Iran.??? He also directly...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 10:27 am
  Apple boss Tim Cook ‘will give...Tim Cook, the chief executive of Apple, has said that he plans to donate the vast majority of his multi-million...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 10:19 am
  Police chiefs accused of ‘bully...Police chiefs have used their expenses to fund extramarital affairs and are guilty of ???potentially predatory, sexual conduct towards junior...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 9:53 am
  Harry Kane set for first England...Harry Kane looks even more likely to make his first England start in Italy on Tuesday night, after Danny Welbeck,...
  Posted on 28 March 2015 | 9:50 am

  Obama: Allies Will Soon Take...Filed under: Democrats, Republicans, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, International, Congress, Conservatives'I have absolutely no doubt that we will be able to transfer control of this operation to an international coalition,' President Obama said Tuesday.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 10:11 pm
  Democrats Could Lose Senate, Biden...Filed under: Senate, Democrats, Republicans, 2012 ElectionsDemocrats are only four seats away from losing control of the Senate to Republicans in 2012, Vice President Biden warned supporters in a online appeal for donations Tuesday.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:30 pm
  South Dakota Governor Signs Tough...Filed under: AbortionThe measure would require a women seeking an abortion to wait three days after meeting with a doctor and receive counseling before undergoing the procedure. Opponents promise a lawsuit.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:04 pm
  Republican Sen. Scott Brown: GOP's...Filed under: Senate, House, Democrats, Republicans, Abortion, CongressThe Massachusetts Republican joins another GOP senator, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, in expressing concerns about a proposal to end federal funding for the organization.
  Posted on 22 March 2011 | 4:44 pm
  Half of Americans Approve of...Filed under: Polls, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, Poll Watch, IndependentsObama's marks for his handling of Libya come despite criticism from the left, right and abroad that he waited too long to act against the Gadhafi regime, and that once he did, the mission was not as defined as he promised it would be.
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A tearful Amanda Knox said she is glad to have her life back after an eight-year legal drama. Knox had been facing 28½ years in prison.

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Ground zero for the grassroots effort here to persuade Elizabeth Warren to run for president is headquartered in a small office park where a yard sign taped to a door is the only marker of the activity inside.

Living Should you worry about arsenic in California wine?

A lawsuit claims that some California wines contain "dangerously high levels of inorganic arsenic." But winemakers say the lawsuit is fearmongering.

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Local News

President Obama to spend weekend in Palm City

President Obama will be flying into the St. Lucie County International Airport this morning to play golf in Palm City.

Search underway for missing couple

A search is underway for an elderly couple who vanished Friday in Stuart.

Joe Namath surprises local twins on their 100th birthday

Surrounded by family and friends, twin sisters celebrated their 100th birthday in Tequesta Friday afternoon.

Family says slain fugitive was unarmed

The family of a fugitive shot and killed by a U.S. Marshals task force claims he was unarmed, but investigators allege he tried to attack them with a filet knife.

Facebook post leads police to keg thieves

Some apparently really thirsty crooks are behind bars Friday night thanks to some loyal customers and police in Boca Raton.

PBGFR: People in Palm Beach County waiting too long to call 911

Recently, Palm Beach Gardens fire rescue conducted a study with some surprising findings. People in Palm Beach County are waiting hours to call 911 after experiencing heart attack or stroke symptoms.

Palm Beach County hometown favorites to be featured in New York Times

It's not even noon yet and it's non-stop business at the Mediterranean Market and Deli in West Palm Beach.

MCSO: More than 25 puppies, dogs found dumped on side of road in Martin County

The Martin County Sheriff's Office rescued dozens of emaciated puppies and dogs found dumped on the side of the road Wednesday night.

Man faces robbery charges after dining with deputies

Some Martin County sheriff's deputies make a stop at a diner in Stuart to try to track down a bank robbery suspect.

Storms leave damage on Treasure Coast

Strong storms move across South Florida, leaving behind a path of damage.

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Obama Weekly Address: Republicans Want Tax Cuts Leaving The Rest Of Us To Pay For It

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Bill Maher Rails Against "Crazy Political Correctness" From Liberals; Tells Media Matters to "Shut The F*ck Up"

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Robert Reich: People Joining ISIS "Not A Big Deal"

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