HTAN GONE, Myanmar (AP) — A tense calm returned Monday to a town in northwestern Myanmar that was ripped apart by sectarian violence that left hundreds homeless after Buddhist mobs tore through the small winding streets, torching Muslim-owned
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa has a new dome at its astronomical observatory.
The dome atop Van Allen Hall at… More »
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dairy Queen now owns the world record for the largest fruit sculpture ever after hiring an artist to build a 10-foot-tall… More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Construction work on Highway 61 along the North Shore of Lake Superior will detour traffic for about a week… More »
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Fernand is expected to weaken to a tropical depression later in the day as it moves across Mexico.
The storm’s maximum sustained winds early Monday are near 45 mph (75 kph).
TUOLUMNE CITY, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters were digging trenches, clearing brush and starting back blazes to keep a wildfire raging north of Yosemite National Park out of several mountain hamlets.
Inaccessible terrain, strong winds and bone-dry
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — It may not be a good thing for her, but Miley Cyrus had the most memorable moment at the MTV Video Music Awards.
The provocative pop singer was the hot topic at Sunday night’s
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are expected to call a fellow inmate to the stand in the capital murder trial of an Arizona prisoner who is accused of escaping in 2010 and killing an Oklahoma couple as
MANITOU SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Drenching rain in the wildfire-blackened hills below Colorado’s Pikes Peak sent a torrent of rock and mud into the tourist town of Manitou Springs this month, killing a 53-year-old man and smashing into
MOSCOW (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad said his troops did not use chemical weapons in an attack on a rebel-held suburb in a Damascus last week where hundreds of people died.
The United States have said that