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Jim Loney

Jim Loney

    Operation to rescue beheaded journalist failed: US
    Operation to rescue beheaded journalist failed: US
    The US military carried out an attempt to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages held in Syria, an official said on Wednesday, in...
    Tiger takes break from golf, admits infidelity
    Tiger takes break from golf, admits infidelity
    Tiger Woods said on Friday he would take an indefinite break from professional golf, admitting he cheated on his wife and bowing to the pressure of...
    Tiger Woods hurt in car crash, released from hospital
    Tiger Woods hurt in car crash, released from hospital
    Tiger Woods, the world's best golfer and a leading force in sports marketing, was hurt in a car accident in Florida on Friday but was released from...
    Omar strengthens into hurricane in Caribbean
    Omar strengthens into hurricane in Caribbean
    Omar hit hurricane strength on Tuesday as it headed toward Puerto Rico and the small islands of the north-eastern Caribbean, the United States...
    First Guantánamo war-crimes trial gets under way
    First Guantánamo war-crimes trial gets under way
    The first United States war-crimes trial since World War II began on Monday at the US navy base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, nearly seven years...
    Nearly 40 000 Katrina families still in mobile homes
    Nearly 40 000 Katrina families still in mobile homes
    Almost three years after Hurricane Katrina, nearly 40 000 families still are living in vulnerable mobile homes and trailers across the United...
    Jamaican opposition party appears to win election
    Jamaican opposition party appears to win election
    The opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) appeared to win power in a cliffhanger election on Monday but the ruling party, facing the end of an...
    Hurricane Dean ramps up in strength
    Hurricane Dean ramps up in strength
    Hurricane Dean is expected to grow into a ferocious category-five storm as it passes Jamaica and nears Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and the oil and...
    Forecasters predict nine Atlantic hurricanes
    Forecasters predict nine Atlantic hurricanes
    The 2007 Atlantic hurricane season will be far more active than usual with 17 tropical storms, of which nine will grow into hurricanes, a noted...
    Detectives search Woolmer's computer
    Detectives search Woolmer's computer
    Jamaican police were still looking at match-fixing on Monday as a possible motive for the murder of Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer but have...
    Woolmer: Cops deny team row
    Woolmer: Cops deny team row
    A week after the murder of Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer, Jamaican police sifted through security video for clues on Sunday.
    Still no arrests in Woolmer case
    Still no arrests in Woolmer case
    Pakistan's cricketers were expected to fly home from the World Cup later on Saturday with police denying rumours that arrests had been made over...