DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa ginseng dealer has been sentenced to two years of probation for conspiring to buy and sell illegally… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials have a positive outlook for the state’s latest rabbit and squirrel hunting seasons.
The state Department of… More »
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan customs agents have seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of heroin worth $19 million from a container sent from Pakistan, in what an official says was the largest-ever stock of heroin nabbed
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’ll press for progress on financial regulation at next week’s summit of global economic powers, which comes ahead of Sept. 22 elections in which she’s seeking a third term.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani intelligence officials say a suspected U.S. drone strike has killed at least three militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border.
They say two missiles hit a room of an abandoned
BEIJING (AP) — At least 15 people were killed Saturday after liquid ammonia leaked from a refrigeration unit at a cold storage plant in Shanghai, state media and the government said.
The Shanghai government Information Office said the
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The office of South Africa’s president says Nelson Mandela remains hospitalized in a critical but stable condition.
The statement from the office of President Jacob Zuma followed reports that Mandela had been released from the
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan police have started an inquiry into a group wedding for police dogs trained to detect explosives, after Sri Lanka’s minister of culture condemned the event and demanded an investigation, a spokesman
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian opposition pledged Saturday to slash the amount of money the government spends on legal assistance for asylum seekers if it wins national elections next week.
The soaring costs for taxpayers of an