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6.8 quake prompts brief Alaska tsunami warning

September 2, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

In this Aug. 10, 2011, photo shows a tsunami evacuation sign, in Long Beach, Wash. When the next devastating earthquake strikes off the Northwest coast, it is expected to send a tsunami so fast that it could leave coastal communities with perhaps 20 minutes to escape the surge of water. For small towns like Long [&hellip...

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President says Mexico will have clean cops

September 2, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

Mexico’s President Felipe Calderon gives his State of the Nation address at the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City, Friday Sept. 2, 2011. Calderon said Friday that he will fight to the last day of his term to defeat the drug cartels that...

Nicolas Sarkozy

September 1, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

French President Nicolas Sarkozy, third from right, addresses members of the Libya Contact Group during a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Pool) [/auth...

Hillary Rodham Clinton, Mustafa Abdel Jalil, Mahmoud Jibril

September 1, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton talks with with Libyan Transitional National Council chairman Mustafa Abdel Jalil, center, and Libyan Transitional National Council Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril during a walk to the Elysee Palace in Paris, Thursday,...

Mahmoud Abbas, Menachem Froman

September 1, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2011 AND THEREAFTER – In this photo released by the Palestinian Authority Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, right, sits with Israeli settler leader and peace activist Rabbi Menachem Froman...

Hugh Jackman

September 1, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

Australian actor Hugh Jackman, center, is seen during the shooting of a commercial in Budapest, Hungary, Friday, Sept. 1, 2011. (AP Photo/MTI, Bea Kallos) [/auth...

Jeremy Huck

August 31, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

President of BP’s Russian Office Jeremy Huck, right, leaves his office in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Russian bailiffs on Wednesday searched BP’s Moscow office because of a minority shareholder’s lawsuit. (AP Photo/Mikhail...

Al Saadi Gadhafi

August 31, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

FILE — Al-Saadi Gadhafi, third son of the Libyan leader, Moammar Gadhafi, speaks to the media as he arrives in Sydney, Australia in this Saturday Feb. 5, 2005 file photo. The rebel commander in Tripoli Abdel Hakim Belhaj, said Wednesday Aug, 31, 2011,...

Cindy Crawford, Rande Gerber

August 30, 2011 • Entertainment, World NewsComments Off

Model Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber arrive by boat at the 68th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) [/auth...

Bear Grylls

August 30, 2011 • World NewsComments Off

Extreme adventurer Bear Grylls of England meets 10 Australian people who challenged him to games of their choice in Sydney, Australia, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011. The 10 people will compete with Bear Grylls to urban style games of their choice ranging from...