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Iran releases Sarah Shourd but retains other hikers

Iran released Sarah Shourd, but won't release two other hikers from custody. One is her fiance. Sources have said they never entered Iran.
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Collateral Murder | leaked US Army video shows unprovoked attack

A video showing U.S. Army helicopters in Iraq firing unprovoked on a group that included two journalists has been leaked. See it here.
U.S. Army Apache and Blackhawk Helicopters

Katrina anniversary marked as Hurricane Earl gathers force

The fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina was observed recently, just as Hurricane Earl reached Category Three status in the Caribbean...
Hurricane Lilli

How Can Your Credit Score Be Saved With Something As Simple As A Payday Loan?

Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.
Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.

Northern Ireland | Irish terrorism still persists

Hostilities and conflict in Northern Ireland have been around for so long it appears its people have forgotten the root cause of all of it.
Act of terrorism

China: Technological price for entry in the biggest market

According to news, Chinese may be putting the squeeze on technology companies to force over tech secrets as part of doing business in China.
A Chinese investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information.

Euro dollar values move on the market

The Euro dollar value has made a slight gain, after the European bailout was announced today. Gains were slight, but still gains. READ ON...
Statue of the Euro Symbol

Facts About Installment Loans Everyone Should Know Before Applying Online

Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.
Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.

NASA arrives to aid trapped Chilean miners

Advisers from NASA are in Chile to assist in the rescue of the trapped Chilean miners. It's estimated to be months until they are rescued...
Farmington Mine Disaster

Jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo awarded Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel committee rebukes Beijing for its human rights record by awarding Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize.
2010 nobel peace prize winner liu xiaobo

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange freed on bail as appeal fails

The head of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange is free on bail. An appeal lodged against his bail was struck down in court, and he has been released.
Assange protests

How To Get A Cash Advance Without Providing Collateral or Submitting To A Credit Check

Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.
Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.

Researchers discover koro, a previously unknown language

National Geographic has discovered a human language called koro, which was previously unknown to the world at large. Koro has no written form…
Location of the Arunachal Pradesh state in northeastern India, where National Geographic discovered speakers of the "new" koro language.

Chinese literature and dissidence

The bold actions of the Chinese Nobel Prize Winner could set the stage for sweeping change in China, especially with new, innovative ideas.
Chinese writing at the Temple of Literature in Vietnam.

UK blocks export of lethal injection drug to US

Using thiopental sodium for execution in the U.S. has taken a hit, as the U.K. has taken measures to block export of the drug on moral grounds.
This gurney is used to perform executions at Terre Haute by lethal injection.

How Personal Loans Online Can Prevent Your FICO Credit Score From Going Down

Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.
Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.

Fidel Castro admits the Cuban Revolution is a dismal failure

The Cuban government will fire 500,000 state workers and expect them to fend for themselves in a country with no private sector to absorb them.
fidel castro communist system

Mount Etna erupts in Italy; air traffic interrupted

Italy's Mount Etna erupted, starting Jan. 12, for the first time since 2002. Nobody was injured, but several domestic flights were delayed.
Mount Etna

Obama Wins Nobel Prize, Stirs Controversy

The Obama Nobel Prize feels just right for some, but leaves others with questions as to whether his words will lead to lasting gains. CLICK HERE to see
Obama wins the Nobel Prize: For world peace or Miller Time? (Photo: flickr.com)

How To Use Short Term Loans To Get Through a Budget Crisis Wisely

Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.
Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.

Irish vote on tough austerity measures to trim budget

The Republic of Ireland is being watched closely, as the Irish parliament will be voting on a series of very extensive austerity measures...
Brian Cowen

Marisol Valles Garcia, 20, police chief of violent Mexican town

Marisol Valles Garcia will balance duties as police chief of violent Mexican town Guadalupe Distrito Bravo with her studies in criminology.
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