MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A northern Iowa man has been given more prison time for leasing the same piece of farmland to several… More »
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina has replaced its prisons chief and offered a reward worth about $89,000 for help capturing 11 dangerous inmates who tunneled their way out of a maximum-security prison in a Buenos Aires’ suburb.
Weather Underground midday recap for Wednesday, August 21, 2013. A relatively quiet day transpired across the country Wednesday as no major storm systems moved through the country. The heaviest rainfall developed in the Southeast the tail end of
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Wells Fargo is laying off more than 85 employees in the Des Moines region as part of a nationwide… More »
ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — No significant injuries are reported, but the quake that struck near Mexico’s Pacific coast resort of Acapulco today caused cracks in some buildings, and knocked bricks and plaster off of others.
The moderately strong
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s governor is leasing state property to local farmers in a bid to boost the island’s sluggish crop production.
Alejandro Garcia Padilla said Wednesday that 17 farmers will receive more than
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing lower after the Federal Reserve signaled that it’s still on track to slow its huge bond-purchasing program.
The stock market was already lower Wednesday after several retailers including Staples
MIAMI (AP) — Family members of a 12-year-old Florida boy who was infected by a rare and deadly amoeba say the organism that was attacking his brain is gone.
According to a Facebook page set up for Zachary
MAHTOMEDI, Minn. (AP) — Washington County sheriff’s officials are asking recycling centers to keep an eye out for $10,000 worth of stolen cemetery vases.… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency declassified three secret U.S. court opinions Wednesday showing how it scooped up as many as 56,000 emails and other communications by Americans with no connection to terrorism annually over three years,