DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials from the U.S. Department of Labor and the Consulate of Mexico are signing an agreement to provide training… More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The University of Minnesota may create a new college combining agriculture, life sciences and the environment,
It would combine… More »
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gabrielle is bringing heavy rains to Puerto Rico and nearby islands.
The storm’s maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 40 mph (65 kph) with slight strengthening possible over the next two days.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Google’s attorneys say their long-running practice of electronically scanning the contents of people’s Gmail accounts to help sell ads is legal, and are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A former Montana high school teacher sent to prison for 30 days over the rape of one of his students could face more time behind bars after prosecutors appealed the case to the state
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian lawmaker has proposed a bill that would deny gay parents custody over their children.
The draft bill, published on parliament’s website on Thursday, would make the “fact of nontraditional sexual orientation” a basis
VIENNA (AP) — Russia is warning that a U.S. strike on Syria’s atomic facilities might result in a nuclear catastrophe and is urging the U.N. to present a risk analysis of such a scenario.
The warning comes from
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A company run by Africa’s richest man received a loan toward a $9 billion project that will give Nigeria its largest oil refinery and petrochemical and fertilizer complex, reducing the country’s reliance on international
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading into the lion’s den of Russia, confronting Syria’s key patron as well as foreign leaders skeptical of his call for an international military strike against Bashar Assad’s government.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — China is warning other world powers of global economic risks of a potential U.S.-led military intervention in Syria’a civil war.
Chinese Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao says such “military action would definitely have