SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (AP) — Spanish investigators tried to determine Thursday why a passenger train jumped the tracks and sent eight cars crashing into each other just before arriving in this northwestern shrine city on the eve
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s National Statistics Institute says the country’s jobless rate dropped by 0.9 percentage points to 26.26 percent in the second quarter of 2013, sorely needed good news for an economy mired in recession for most
TOKYO (AP) — Japan on Thursday welcomed the long-anticipated nomination of former U.S. first daughter Caroline Kennedy as Washington’s new ambassador to the country, lauding her close ties to President Barack Obama.
Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said
BANGKOK (AP) — The price of a barrel of oil fell to near $105 on Thursday, extending a big drop the previous day sparked by weakness in China’s economy.
Benchmark crude for September delivery was down 33 cents
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0100 GMT:
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — When Wyatt Tate Brady arrived here in 1890, Tulsa was just a spit of a town — an untidy tangle of dirt streets and a handful of tents occupied by white men seeking their
NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner (WEE’-nur) is pressing ahead with his bid for mayor despite growing calls for him to drop out of the race over a new sexting scandal.
Weiner has been a favorite in the
LOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) — Netflix’s Internet video subscription service works around the clock, but it’s unusual for more than two dozen of the company’s engineers and top managers to be huddled in a conference room at 10:30
ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Crystal Cathedral founder the Rev. Robert Schuller has been hospitalized after a fall at his Orange County home.
Schuller’s daughter Carol Schuller Milner said Wednesday that her 86-year-old father remains at the hospital after
SPRINGFIELD, Vt. (AP) — The hours are ticking down toward the release from prison of Timothy J. Szad, a sex offender deemed so dangerous that Vermont authorities are taking the unusual step of not only warning the public