Some students are wrapping up their first week of school and they may already be loaded down with homework and textbooks.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Lawyers have filed motions asking a federal judge to declare the Minnesota Sex Offender Program unconstitutional, move the people… More »
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The man whose research team discovered the wreckage of the Titanic has now turned his attention to the deepest trough of the Caribbean Sea.
Dr. Robert Ballard was aboard a 211-foot (64-meter)
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Court of Appeals has affirmed the conviction of a man sentenced to life in prison for killing a… More »
POLK CITY, Iowa (AP) — An unknown amount of wastewater has been released into the backwaters of Saylorville Lake in central Iowa.
The state… More »
Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 22, 2013.
Scattered showers spread across the East on Thursday as two weather features affected the region. A trough of low pressure in eastern Canada pushed a cold front over the
CINCINNATI (AP) — A 15-year-old Ohio girl testified Thursday that a woman egged on her daughter to fight the teenager at their school before the mother “jumped” her and got into the fray.
Taking the stand in the
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s Culture Ministry has warned against “overbold” speculation that an ancient artificial mound being excavated could contain a royal Macedonian grave or even Alexander the Great.
Site archaeologist Aikaterini Peristeri has voiced hopes of
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Workers at the world’s largest radio telescope are staging a strike to demand better pay and working conditions.
Union workers at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, or ALMA, began the strike Thursday after they
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguay’s Congress granted President Horacio Cartes power Thursday to order military interventions inside the country, a move that leftists called a dangerous backward step for a country still emerging from the legacy of a