HOFU, Japan (AP) — Mazda, the longtime also-ran of Japanese automakers, says it came up with innovations in nearly every step of auto manufacturing for a super-efficient assembly line that rolls off vehicles at a stunning rate of
BUFFALO LAKE, Minn. (AP) — A federal bankruptcy judge has awarded assets of an ethanol plant in Buffalo Lake to the lender that financed… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officers have been unable to confirm reports of a mountain lion near an apartment complex in northeast Des Moines.… More »
LONDON (AP) — Gilbert Taylor was a master of black and white and a master of different universes.
Taylor, the influential “Star Wars” cinematographer who worked on a number of stellar films, died Aug. 23 at the age
HONG KONG (AP) — From India to Indonesia, the currencies and stock markets of emerging economies have been roiled by speculation about when the U.S. Federal Reserve will start scaling back monetary stimulus that has kept interest rates
DALLAS (AP) — A Texas megachurch linked to at least 21 cases of measles has been trying to contain the outbreak by hosting vaccination clinics, officials said.
The outbreak started when a person who contracted measles overseas visited
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that a large-scale chemical weapons attack occurred in Syria. There are still many questions about chemical weapons, some of which can be answered easily and some of
GENEVA (AP) — Responding to Syria’s deepening crisis, the U.N.’s health agency rushed out new guidelines Tuesday for treating victims of chemical weapons attacks.
The World Health Organization, which has three staff members in the U.N.’s chemical inspection
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Des Moines police chief wants to make sure any vehicle chases undertaken by her officers are worth the… More »
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Millions of dollars spent broadcasting ads. Alarming fliers and phone calls targeting homes. Politicians barnstorming from one press conference to the next.
By most measures, Missouri appears in the midst of another high-stakes