NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge has rejected BP’s latest request to suspend settlement payments to Gulf Coast residents and businesses while a former FBI director leads an independent investigation of the program, which compensates victims of
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — An official says Nigeria’s navy killed six pirates and injured one in an attack against the outlaws expanding their territory in the Gulf of Guinea.
Delta state navy spokesman, Lt. Delightsome Yohana, said Wednesday
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy U.S. homes in July, but the level stayed close to a 6 ½-year high. The modest decline suggests higher mortgage rates have yet to sharply slow sales.
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Court documents say the Minnesota woman interviewed in a South Dakota investigation into the deaths of two newborns has… More »
NORTON, Mass. (AP) — More than any other PGA Tour player, Erik Compton can do without the additional stress.
But there he was again last Friday, two shots over the cut line with two holes to play at
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — In an area of Nigeria where an Islamic insurgency has caught fire, security forces are carrying out night raids in residential neighborhoods and have arrested many people. No one knows where the detainees have
LIMA, Peru (AP) — The former mountaintop refuge of Incan royalty has elegant halls and plazas much like those of fabled Macchu Picchu just 30 miles (50 kilometers away). Yet only a handful of tourists visit the ruins
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say Michalis Aslanis, one of the country’s most prominent fashion designers, has been found dead in his Athens apartment.
His death Wednesday comes a week after Aslanis told a Greek newspaper that
LONDON (AP) — Officials say Britain’s National Security Council has backed Prime Minister David Cameron’s call for action against Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons against civilians.
Cameron’s press office said after an emergency meeting Wednesday
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The future of broadcast television and other news media in Argentina is at stake as the Supreme Court hears arguments on the constitutionality of a law designed to break up privately held media