TUOLUMNE CITY, California (AP) — A huge wildfire near Yosemite National Park in California was just 7 percent contained Monday, while officials warned that the blaze was so hot that it could send sparks into new, untouched areas.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures are under pressure ahead of new data expected to show that businesses eased back on big-ticket purchases last month, as well as a report Friday that revealed a drop-off in new
WASHINGTON (AP) — The ranking Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican is urging a “surgical” U .S. air strike against Syria in reprisal for Bashar Assad’s alleged use of chemical weapons.
Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee tells NBC’s “Today”
SAUK CENTRE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a passenger who fell off a motorcycle has died after he was struck by… More »
AKRON, Iowa (AP) — The Akron-Westfield Community School District is selling its broken-down wind turbine.
The turbine was erected in February 1999, and its… More »
CAIRO (AP) — Top leaders of two of Egypt’s former militant groups are offering an initiative to halt bloodshed, in which Islamists will stop street protests if the government stops its crackdown on them.
The initiative announced by
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police in South Minneapolis say two men were shot to death in an alley and a woman and teenage girl were… More »
BERLIN (AP) — The German government is suggesting for the first time that it would support an international military response against Syria if it is confirmed that President Bashar Assad’s troops attacked opponents with chemical weapons.
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Seventy former communist rebels graduated from Nepal’s military academy on Monday and became officers in the national army they once fought.
The 66 men and four women wore Nepal army uniforms and were given
TOKYO (AP) — In a shabby back-alley office in Shibuya, a Tokyo district known for youth culture and tech ventures, defectors from corporate Japan are hard at work for a little known company they fervently believe will be