IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The council has taken its first official vote in favor of tightening rules on loitering at Iowa City’s pedestrian… More »
BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand have seized 14 elephants in raids after busting a gang that allegedly provided the animals with false identification papers.
Natural Resources and Environmental Crime Suppression chief Police Maj. Gen. Norasak Hemnithi says
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A disgraced former South Texas judge who pleaded guilty to racketeering for turning his courtroom into a money-making operation is to be sentenced.
Ex-state District Judge Abel Limas (LEE’-muhs) entered a guilty plea in
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s internal intelligence agency says it has detained a member of the country’s Arab minority for allegedly joining an al-Qaida linked group in Syria.
The Shin Bet announced Wednesday that a 26-year-old resident of the
DOUALA, Cameroon (AP) — A Cameroonian official says an altercation between border police and fighters loyal to Central African Republic’s new president has prompted Cameroon to shut the countries’ shared border.
Ivaha Dieudonne, governor of Cameroon’s East Region,
ROME (AP) — A Canadian extreme sportsman has crashed between two rock towers and died during a parachute jump in Italy’s Dolomite mountains.
Rescuers said Mario Richard died Monday after launching himself from a thousand-meter (3,000-foot) peak near
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says the daily number of Syrian refugees entering Jordan has fallen dramatically compared to earlier in the year, when the figure stood in the thousands.
UNHCR senior regional spokesman Peter
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A six-hour standoff has ended without incident in Mason City.
The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/1d1b1Km ) that… More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man investigators call the “sweetheart swindler” is accused once again of stealing from an unsuspecting woman he… More »
A military judge is announcing the sentence Wednesday for U.S. soldier Bradley Manning, who gave classified information to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks in the largest such leak in the country’s history.