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For Many Americans, 'Temp' Work Becomes Permanent Way of Life

For Americans who cant find jobs, the booming demand for temp workers has been a path out of unemployment, but now many fear its a dead-end route.With full-time work hard to find, these workers have built temping into a de facto career, minus vacation, sick days or insurance.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:36:32 GMT
Deadly Weekend: 8 Killed in Chicago Shootings

At least eight people have been killed and 27 others wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:21:02 GMT
Malaysia Airlines Flight Turns Back to Kuala Lumpur After Malfunction

Causing a blip of anxiety in the wake of the missing plane search, a Malaysia Airlines jet's landing gear malfunctioned during takeoff Sunday, causing it to turn back to Kuala Lumpur, the airline said.Flight MH192 was scheduled to reach Bangalore, India at 11:35 p.m. Sunday (2:05 p.m.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:49:55 GMT
Easter Sunday Celebrations Around the World

Christians ended Holy Week by marking the resurrection of Jesus on Easter Sunday.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:34:21 GMT
Search Ends for Everest Missing as Sherpas Call for Shutdown

KATHMANDU Rescuers have given up searching for three sherpa guides missing two days after the deadliest ever accident on Nepal's Mount Everest killed at least 13 and shocked the mountaineering world.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:34:20 GMT
Miss America: Don't Suspend Student Who Asked Me to Prom

Miss America has suggested officials at a Pennsylvania high school reconsider their decision.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:32:10 GMT
Six People Shot During Easter Party

Six people were shot Sunday while attending an Easter gathering in a Chicago suburb.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:01:09 GMT
Sleeping Teen Killed When SUV Slams Into Her Apartment

A 16-year-old Californian girl who was asleep in bed was killed early Sunday when a sport utility vehicle plowed into an apartment complex.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:45:32 GMT
Air Strikes Kill 25 Suspected al Qaeda Militants in Yemen

ADEN, Yemen Air strikes in southern Yemen killed about 25 suspected al Qaeda members on Sunday, local tribal sources said, in the second operation of its kind within two days.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:29:59 GMT
Transcripts Show Confusion and Inaction as Korean Ferry Sank

The confirmed death toll from the ferry that sunk off the coast of South Korea rose to 58 on Sunday as a newly released transcript shows the confusion that ensued in the half hour between the first distress call and the evacuation of the ship.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:43:22 GMT
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