DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An effort is underway to count all the trees in Des Moines, a costly move but one supporters say… More »
GOMA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s government spokesman says at least three people are dead in eastern Congo after a rocket fell in Goma.
Lambert Mende told The Associated Press that residents of Goma were protesting in the streets
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The United Nations disarmament chief arrived in the Syrian capital on Saturday to press President Bashar Assad’s regime to allow U.N. experts to investigate an alleged chemical weapons attack this week that reportedly killed
JINAN, China (AP) — Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai told a court Saturday that his wife stole government funds without his involvement and revealed how the couple became estranged after he was unfaithful, offering a glimpse at his
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says higher education shouldn’t be a luxury or a roll of the dice. He says it’s an economic necessity and every American family should be able to afford it.
In his weekly
MOSCOW (AP) — The environmental group Greenpeace says one of its ships has defied Russian authorities and entered Arctic waters to protest against oil drilling.
Greenpeace says Russia this week denied permission for its Arctic Sunrise ship to
KABUL (AP) — Afghanistan’s President Hamid Karzai says the life sentence handed to a U.S. soldier who massacred 16 Afghan civilians will not “bring back our children.”
Karzai’s remarks came at a news conference Saturday, the day after
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — A $20,000 state grant will aid in the restoration of a 130-year-old house in Muscatine.
The grant from the Iowa… More »
EARLHAM, Iowa (AP) — Participants of a national mud race being held in central Iowa can donate their shoes for recycling.
USAgain, a textile… More »
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — An official says suspected Islamist extremists killed at least 44 villagers in continuing attacks in an Islamic uprising in northeast Nigeria.
The official of the National Emergency Management Agency says the attackers hit Dumba