BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The trial of six Romanians accused of stealing masterpieces from a Dutch museum was adjourned for a month Tuesday, shortly after it began, with the chief suspect’s lawyer denying claims the paintings have been
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s foreign minister says his is the first African country to sign the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty marking “resolute and unyielding” efforts to deny arms to terrorists, pirates and bandits.
Foreign Minister Olugbenga
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s incoming foreign minister says he will not back down from fighting for Iran’s right to maintain its disputed nuclear program.
Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remarks during a Tuesday confirmation hearing before parliament,
MADRID (AP) — A year ago, a botched restoration of a fresco of Christ by a Spanish retiree drew guffaws. Now, 81-year-old artist Cecilia Gimenez is having the last laugh.
Juan Maria Ojeda, an official in Borja, a
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian police say they have arrested a surgeon who stole some of the heroin he had been called on to extract from the stomach of a suspected drug mule.
Police in the Siberian region of
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brian Vickers has a full-time ride again on the Sprint Cup Series.
Michael Waltrip Racing announced Tuesday that Vickers will drive the No. 55 Aaron’s Toyota for a full Sprint Cup schedule beginning next
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers are expected to harvest their second-largest corn crop in state history.
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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A judge has ordered an October trial in a lawsuit that alleges doctors at University of Iowa Hospitals and… More »
MAQUOKETA, Iowa (AP) — Some eastern Iowa high school students have returned home after being stranded in Kenya after an airport fire.
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OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso’s president has called on a government committee to assess plans for a controversial new Senate that spurred large-scale demonstrations last month.
Critics believe Blaise Compaore plans to use the new Senate,