NEW YORK (AP) — A black woman who set off a racial firestorm after claiming she was raped by a gang of white law enforcement officials in 1987 has begun making defamation payments to a man she falsely
CLEVELAND (AP) — A man condemned to death for fatally stabbing a neighbor during a Cleveland burglary was found hanged in his cell Sunday just days before his Wednesday execution.
Billy Slagle, 44, was found hanging in his
BEIRUT (AP) — Iran’s new president expressed his country’s support to Syria’s embattled leader Bashar Assad’s regime Sunday, saying no force in the world will be able to shake their decades-old alliance.
Hasan Rouhani’s comments came as Syrian
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The M23 rebel group in eastern Congo has said it will not rule out retaking the city of Goma unless there is progress on negotiations with the government.
A statement signed Saturday by M23
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean church leaders urged Sunday worshippers to pray for peace after disputed elections gave longtime President Robert Mugabe a landslide victory in the presidential and parliamentary vote.
The Evangelical Fellowship of Zimbabwe asked its
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No one hit the Powerball jackpot on Saturday, so the money will roll over: A cool $400 million for… More »
PARIS (AP) — Tourists seeking an original way to take in France’s famed countryside have a new way to do it — in a helium-filled Zeppelin.
On Sunday Airship Paris’ 250-foot-long, 5-story airship began flights over the forests
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A rights group says six people convicted of allegedly plotting an Islamist coup in the United Arab Emirates are staging a hunger strike.
The Emirates Centre For Human Rights said Sunday the
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait’s ruler has endorsed a new cabinet that includes two women and seven members of the ruling al-Sabah family.
The official Kuwait News Agency announced Sunday that Sheik Sabah Al Ahmed Al Sabah had
LONDON (AP) — A London-based consular official says that HSBC bank has dropped dozens of foreign missions in London.
Bernard Silver, who serves as president of the Consular Corps of London, said that diplomats across the capital had