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WASHINGTON (AP) -- A deeply divided Senate voted on Tuesday to confirm Republican Chuck Hagel to be the nation's next defense secretary, handing President Barack Obama's pick the top Pentagon job just days before billions of dollars in automatic, across-the-board budget cuts hit the military.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed President Barack Obama's choice as chief U.S. envoy for Europe who was criticized for her role in the talking points created after last year's deadly attack in Benghazi, Libya.
LONDON (AP) -- Amy Winehouse died from accidental alcohol poisoning when she resumed drinking after a period of abstinence, a second coroner's inquest confirmed Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials say an American worker at a natural gas complex in Algeria has been found dead. The officials identify him as Frederick Buttaccio of Texas. They say it's not clear how he died. His remains have been recovered.
HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Three bodies have been taken out of a home in Hialeah, though police have so far confirmed just one death.
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A Malian intelligence official confirmed that 30 people were killed near the Mali-Niger border after a clash pitting armed villagers against members of an al-Qaida-linked rebel group.
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch police say Els Borst, a former Dutch health minister who played a prominent role in the country's 2002 legalization of euthanasia, has been found dead in her garage.
PARIS (AP) — Officials say an enormous boulder has smashed into a tourist train, derailing it and killing two people.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a multimillionaire New Jersey businessman and liberal who was called out of retirement for a second tour of duty in Congress, has died at age 89.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's military says it believes a senior rebel commander with the infamous Lord's Resistance Army was killed last year in Central African Republic following an attack by African forces.
PALM COAST, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say at least three people are dead after a small plane crashed into a house while trying to land at a central Florida airport.
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- Algeria raided a remote Sahara gas plant on Thursday in an attempt to free dozens of foreign hostages held by militants with ties to Mali's rebel Islamists, U.K. and Japanese diplomats said. The militants claimed strafing by Algerian helicopters killed 35 hostages and 15 kidnappers.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Forest Commission says a pilot missing since Jan. 31 was found dead after crews located his aircraft.
SARASOTA - Authorities have confirmed that one person was found dead of an apparent suicide inside a Sarasota home that deputies surrounded Wednesday afternoon following a call to 911 from a suicidal person.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Forestry Commission says a pilot found dead in a rugged area of the state appears to have clipped a mountain before his plane crashed.
SARASOTA - Dead fish continue to plague residents in a Sarasota community. The mass fish kill began in Mirror Lake on Tuesday, and the situation is getting worse.
LONDON (AP) -- Love her or loathe her, one thing's beyond dispute: Margaret Thatcher transformed Britain.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Canadian mining company says an illegal miner has been killed in a confrontation with guards at the firm's silver mine in central Mexico.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say militants accidentally set off their own car bomb at a training camp north of Baghdad, leaving 21 of their number dead.
PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities in California have confirmed a fifth death in a shooting of tribal members on an Indian reservation.
NEW YORK (AP) — Police have released the name of a bus driver who they say was killed in a crash with a stolen delivery truck at a busy Manhattan intersection.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson mourned the death of his young son Friday, while words of support poured in from all corners of the sports world.
A man attending a Manatee Mustangs practice is gunned down in a parking lot.
KUNA, Idaho (AP) -- Authorities say one child has died and four others were injured when a dump truck collided with a school bus carrying elementary school students in a small southwestern Idaho city.
SARASOTA COUNTY - A warning was issued for Floridians this weekend regarding a dangerous bacteria that could be lurking in the waters. More than two dozen cases have been reported which resulted in 9 deaths this year in the Sunshine State.