ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) — The Taliban have held secret talks with representatives of Afghan President Hamid Karzai to try to jumpstart a peace process that stumbled and stalled at the starting gate, according to Afghan officials and a
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — A Sierra Leone court on Monday issued an arrest warrant for a top ally of former Liberian President Charles Taylor who was recently found living in Freetown, though a lawyer involved in the
A look at the penalties agreed to by players and Major League Baseball on Monday in the Biogenesis drug case, along with their salaries lost:
Antonio Bastardo, left-handed pitcher, Philadelphia Phillies, 50 games: At times in his
NEW YORK (AP) — Body dysmorphia, anorexia and bulimia have been studied in women for years, but rare is an account from a man who battled the dangerous, distorted reflection in his mirror.
Out this week from Brian
George Duke, “DreamWeaver” (Heads Up International)
George Duke was left devastated by the death of his wife, Corine, from cancer a year ago and unable to make music for months, but the keyboardist and composer eventually overcame his
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa has the distinction of being the nation’s top party school.
The Iowa City school, which… More »
MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say Tropical Storm Henriette is gathering strength out in the Pacific Ocean, far from land.
The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Monday that Henriette was about 1,415 miles (2,277 kilometers) west-southwest of the
Breaking News // The stabbing happened Monday.
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — A government spokesman in Ivory Coast says judges have approved the provisional release of 14 loyalists of former President Laurent Gbagbo who were arrested following the country’s 2010-11 postelection violence.
Bruno Kone said
“A Tap on the Window” (New American Library), by Linwood Barclay
Private detective Cal Weaver makes a simple mistake and destroys everything he holds dear in Linwood Barclay’s new thriller, “A Tap on the Window.”
Weaver and his