BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A former teacher sent to prison for 30 days for raping a student is set to return to court Friday because the sentence may have been illegal, but the move has failed to quiet
DENVER (AP) — A secret meeting between a representative of the Wyoming chapter of the NAACP and a Ku Klux Klan organizer ended with the Klan organizer paying $50 to join the civil rights organization, participants said.
BEIJING (AP) — A disabled man in eastern China hanged himself after sending police a text message saying he wished to donate his organs, but the local Red Cross said it could not accept the offer, state media
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly 35 years ago, Leo Grillo thought he could get people to stop dumping dogs and cats in the forests and deserts of Southern California.
He discovered quickly that wasn’t going to happen. There
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s interim president has defended the military’s ouster of his predecessor and said his government’s top priority was restoring security, as gunmen killed a police officer Wednesday in the country’s south.
Adly Mansour’s interview Tuesday
BEIJING (AP) — Two provincial officials have been kicked out of China’s ruling Communist Party and sent for prosecution amid a spreading crackdown on corruption.
The party’s corruption watchdog said on its website Wednesday that Wang Suyi and
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tens of thousands of South African gold miners are striking for higher wages in the latest blow to a once-robust industry.
The strike started Tuesday evening and the National Union of Mineworkers, which says it
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sergio Garcia arrived in the U.S. illegally 20 years ago to pick almonds in the field with his father. But that was not all he wanted for his life.
Working the fields and at
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s parliament has paved the way for the possible arrest of a leftwing lawmaker accused of plotting to topple the government should a war with North Korea break out.
The National Assembly
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s Senate overwhelmingly passed a sweeping reform of the notoriously dysfunctional public school system early Wednesday, handing President Enrique Pena Nieto an important victory in his push to remake some of his country’s worst-run