New research suggests a possible way to help prevent Alzheimer’s disease, by keeping blood sugar at a healthy level. A study found that higher glucose levels, even those well short of diabetes, seemed to raise the risk for
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The allure of capturing the estimated $425 million Powerball jackpot had players in a buying frenzy Wednesday, further confirming a trend that lottery officials say has become the big ticket norm: Fatigued Powerball
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Officials say Iowa City will move its downtown post office because of high rent.
The U.S. Postal Service said… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The allure of capturing the $425 million Powerball jackpot has players in a buying frenzy, further confirming that Powerball… More »
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition say authorities have ordered the arrest of a close adviser to opposition leader Henrique Capriles.
The MUD opposition coalition identified the adviser as Oscar Lopez on Wednesday. The Associated Press telephoned the
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine human rights group says DNA tests have determined the identity of a 109th person who was among those taken as babies from victims of Argentina’s dictatorship.
The group Grandmothers of the
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A newly unsealed deposition from former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura shows Ventura complaining about difficulty finding work after a… More »
SAO PAULO (AP) — Sao Paulo police are at odds over what happened in the slaying of two officers and three relatives, who were all found at home shot in the head.
One of the dead was the
ATLANTA (AP) — A restaurant says it has switched vendors after a customer found a cluster of maggots on his sandwich at Atlanta’s airport.
Weekly traveler Joel Woloshuk told WSB-TV Tuesday (http://bit.ly/1895s6l ) that he bought a sandwich
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Police in Jamaica say they are investigating a significant fraud case at the teachers union and the union’s entire accounting staff has been put on leave.
The Jamaica Constabulary Force says detectives are “working