Sainthood in the Roman Catholic church

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The faithful pray to saints when especially grateful or particularly desperate. Cities around the world are christened a…

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — President George W. Bush and Laura Bush. ___ NBC’s “Meet t…

3 ex-Chad officials charged with torture

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Chad’s chief prosecutor says three top officials under former dictator Hissene Habre have been arrested and charged wi…

Pedestrian Struck By Car

We’re learning more about an accident that happened last night in Shell Rock — just before the town’s annual fireworks display.

Brazil to make cuts in its 2013 budget

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s finance minister says this year’s budget will be cut to help the country achieve its primary surplus target of 2.3…