DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A decision by the Iowa Republican Party to delay the 2014 GOP Convention has been slammed by many of… More »
TOKYO (AP) — Another foreign player is challenging Sadaharu Oh’s single-season home run record in Japan and may get a fair chance to break it this time.
With 30 games left in the season, Wladimir Balentien of the
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — A pair of attacks in southern Afghanistan in the past 24 hours killed 18 people as Taliban fighters escalate their activity while U.S.-led foreign forces reduce their presence and hand over primary security responsibility
CAIRO (AP) — A leader of al-Qaida’s Iraqi branch is calling on Egyptians to fight their army and deriding the Muslim Brotherhood for seeking power through democracy.
The official spokesman of the Islamic State of Iraq and the
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