MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors say a Minnesota woman beat her boyfriend to death, taped his body up in plastic and hid it in a… More »
BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday ruled out a meeting between the Chinese and Japanese leaders at next month’s Group of 20 summit in Russia, citing a festering territorial dispute and provocations by Tokyo.
Japan’s failure to “broaden
LONDON (AP) — British farm union officials said Tuesday a cull of badgers has begun in a bid to halt the spread of cattle tuberculosis.
The badgers are blamed for spreading the disease to cattle, but opponents say
MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested a former JPMorgan Chase & Co. trader wanted by the United States for allegedly falsifying bank records to cover up $6 billion in trading losses.
A statement said Spaniard
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The state is offering a one-time deal to people who have been dodging Iowa taxes on motor homes.
The… More »
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria says will defend itself using ‘all available means’ in case of US strike.
ROME (AP) — Italy is insisting that any military strike against Syria for its alleged chemical attack on civilians must be authorized by the U.N. Security Council.
Briefing Parliament on Tuesday, Foreign Minister Emma Bonino called the chemical
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian FM says 2nd UN trip to alleged attack site delayed by disputes between rebels.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi lawmakers say a top court has rejected a draft law that would have prevented embattled Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki from seeking a third term in office after 2014 national elections.
In January, parliament approved
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Around 1,000 firefighters are trying to put out 11 major wildfires in Portugal amid continuing hot weather and strong night-time winds.
The National Civil Protection Authority said Tuesday the biggest blaze was near Viseu,