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Cards GM: Carpenter likely out for 2013

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Oft-injured St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter probably won’t play in the coming season, Cardinals General Manager John Mozeliak said Tuesday. The former Cy Young…

Many Facebook users report site ‘fatigue’

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) — While two-thirds of online American adults are Facebook users, most of them often take a break from the site for several weeks or more, a…

B&W continues U.S. nuclear support

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 5 (UPI) — The U.S. military has awarded $510 million in contracts to Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group Inc. for components and services to defense projects.…

Alleged peeper seeking insanity plea

BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 5 (UPI) — The lawyer for a Colorado man accused of hiding in bathrooms to spy on women using the toilet said his client is not guilty…

Iowa Wrestling — McDonough named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

Iowa Wrestling — McDonough named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior Matt McDonough has been named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday. The weekly honor is the fourth…

Obama to push for easier voting

Obama to push for easier voting

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Democrats, with President Obama among those leading the way, will push to make it easier to register to vote and cast ballots, White House officials…

Jihadist suicide bombings signal comeback

BAGHDAD, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Al-Qaida and its allies have unleashed a wave of suicide bombings across the Middle East and other regions in which hundreds of people have been…

Ahmadinejad: Pray after Israel ‘liberated’

CAIRO, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Egypt’s leader rolled out the red carpet — literally — for a visit from former foe, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad during a multination summit. The…

Obama: ‘Smaller package’ acceptable

Obama: ‘Smaller package’ acceptable

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) — U.S. President Barack Obama says if Congress can’t enact a large deal to avoid sequestration it should pass a smaller package to allow for more…

D.A.: Lawyer offered price break for sex

PAULS VALLEY, Okla., Feb. 5 (UPI) — An Oklahoma lawyer allegedly offered a client a price break in exchange for sexual favors or nude pictures of her teenage daughters, investigators…

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