Governments condemn shootings in Egypt

Governments have reacted strongly to the clashes between Egyptian troops and supporters of the ousted president Mohammed Morsi that have lef…

Fire destroys Finland’s only church

FINLAND, Minn. (AP) — The only church in Finland in northeastern Minnesota has been destroyed by fire. Fire Chief Pete Walsh says a lightnin…

Miss. River reopens south of New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Authorities are still searching for a tugboat that sank in the Mississippi River, prompting the closure of a stretch of t…

Afghanistan arrests former US translator

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say they’ve arrested a man who served as a translator for U.S. Special Forces and was wanted on a…

2 boats collide on Lake Minnetonka

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two boats collided on Lake Minnetonka, tossing a toddler overboard and injuring another child. According to the Hennepin …

Gay-themed music video a YouTube hit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — He’s a musician without a record label, a card holder without any remaining credit. And the gig that supplies what he cal…

Hamas condemns killings at Egypt sit-in

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Hamas militant group ruling the Gaza Strip has condemned the killing of at least 40 Egyptians at a Cairo si…