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Boat people grateful for sanctuary, baffled by Gambia offer

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Boat people who have come ashore in Southeast Asia after harrowing journeys are delighted that Indonesia and Malaysia will give them temporary shelter -- although some were baffled by an offer of sanctuary in a tiny African nation they had never heard of. Nearly 3,000 Rohingya...(more) 



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US readies air patrols in search for Rohingya boat people

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BANGKOK (AP) — Attention turned Friday to the vast ocean off Southeast Asia's west coast as Malaysian naval vessels searched for stranded boat people and the U.S. military prepared air patrols to step up its involvement. 




Mom with syringe in arm found passed out at Mo. crash

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A Missouri mom was found passed out behind the wheel and a syringe still in her arm after crashing along a busy highway south of St. Louis.  



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Suspect in quadruple slaying of wealthy D.C. family, housekeeper arrested

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A former Marine and ex-convict accused in the slayings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper was arrested Thursday, a week after authorities said the family was killed and their mansion was set on fire.  



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Kansas welfare cash limits mean poor lose money in fees

a shared story    3 hours 16 minutes ago
A dollar bill is a special kind of thing. You can keep it as long as you like. You can pay for things with it. No one will ever charge you a fee. No one will ask any questions about your credit history. And other people...(more) 



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Restaurant ends free water in light of drought

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guests at the Palm Springs, Calif. restaurant will no longer receive complimentary water at dinner, even on request.         



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World Briefing | Asia: South Korea: Ex-Executive Is Freed in Ruling on ‘Nut Rage’ Episode

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A former Korean Air vice president who had ordered a plane back to its gate in a rage over how she was served macadamia nuts was released from prison after an appeals-court judge reduced her sentence. 



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Irish voters set to make history in gay marriage referendum

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Ireland on course to become first country to legalise gay marriage through referendum Continue reading... 



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Side story of slain Salvadoran archbishop: A family divided

a shared story    5 hours 16 minutes ago
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Maria Luisa de Martinez is one of the staunchest defenders of the memory of slain Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero. 




U.S. Senate Democrats rip GOP on Amtrak funding

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Senators ripped the GOP for denying a link between Amtrak funding and a fatal crash in Philadelphia.  




Corrupt ex-Sen. Pedro Espada has prison blues

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Former state Sen. Pedro Espada is having a hard time inside a new maximum-security prison.  



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Tibetan father of four sets himself alight in China: reports

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A Tibetan father-of-four set himself on fire in protest at China's rule over the Himalayan region, overseas media and rights groups said, adding it was unclear whether he survived. Tenzin Gyatso attempted to self-immolate after being "upset" by tightened security ahead of the 80th birthday of...(more) 



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