BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi branch of al-Qaida claimed responsibility Friday for bombings earlier this week that killed at least 82 people, mostly in Shiite areas of the capital, in retaliation for the execution of Sunni prisoners by
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Board of Medicine has voted to ban a first-of-its-kind system in which doctors distribute abortion-inducing pills remotely… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City man who claims he was falsely arrested under the police department’s stop and frisk practice has filed a lawsuit.
It claims racial profiling and cites a judge’s ruling this month
BERLIN (AP) — The German government says it currently has no plans to join military action against Syria.
Government spokesman Steffen Seibert told reporters in Berlin on Friday that “we haven’t considered any German military participation and still
BEIJING (AP) — One of China’s biggest securities firms was fined 523 million yuan ($85 million) on Friday and its former CEO was banned from the industry after computerized trading mistakes caused wild swings in Chinese stock prices.
GENEVA (AP) — The new acting chairman of the Zurich Insurance Group says the company’s board will investigate whether undue pressure was put on the company’s chief financial officer before he apparently killed himself.
Tom de Swaan says
PHOENIX (AP) — Police in Phoenix say no charges will be filed against an 8-year-old boy or his mother after the child took the family car and crashed into a utility pole, killing his 6-year-old sister.
PHOENIX (AP) — Police say a father whose infant son died after being left in a parked car in the Phoenix summertime heat is suspected of smoking marijuana at the time.
Sgt. Tommy Thompson said late Thursday that
PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande says his country can go ahead with plans to strike Syria for allegedly using chemical weapons despite the British parliament’s failure to endorse military action.
“The chemical massacre of Damascus cannot
BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe’s statistics office says the July unemployment rate across the 17 nations using the euro has remained steady at its record high of 12.1 percent — even though the jobless total decreased by 15,000.