BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) — The owner of Skydive Iowa says a 56-year-old man who fell to his death Friday had planned only to observe… More »
DETROIT (AP) — Banks, bond insurers, employee pension systems and others standing to lose big if a federal judge declares Detroit insolvent are expected to legally file their objections to the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has dismissed speculation that she might step down before the end of her third term if re-elected next month.
Merkel says she wants to head the government “for four years” and
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s former defense minister says his country is ranked sixth in the world in missile production.
The semi-official Fars news agency quoted Brig. Gen. Ahmad Vahidi on Sunday as saying that Iran reached this
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican lawmakers are split over whether the U.S. should cut off aid to Egypt amid spiraling violence.
Sen. John McCain of Arizona renewed his call Sunday to curtail aid as the Egyptian military continues to
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Few are more excited about Lego’s new Mindstorms sets rolling out next month than Silicon Valley engineers.
Many of them were drawn to the tech sector by the flagship kits that came on
MOSCOW (AP) — Usain Bolt is perfect again.
And with three gold medals in Moscow, the Jamaican great became the most successful athlete in the 30-year history of the world championships.
The 4×100-meter relay gold Sunday erased the
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The prosecutors pursuing the death penalty against the Army psychiatrist accused in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage will soon begin trying to answer a difficult but key question: Why did Maj. Nidal
NEW YORK (AP) — A fire truck that carried 11 firefighters to the World Trade Center for what would prove to be their last assignment is returning to Staten Island for the first time in more than a
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has spent years burnishing a reputation as one of the nation’s most potent police forces. Now it appears poised to become one of the most closely monitored.