SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Across the West, early miners digging for gold, silver and copper had no idea that one day something else very valuable would be buried in the piles of dirt and rocks they tossed aside.
JERUSALEM (AP) — A team of Israeli archaeologists believes it has discovered the ruins of a palace belonging to the biblical King David, but other Israeli experts dispute the claim.
Archaeologists from Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Israel’s
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso’s prime minister says the government will begin talks with trade unions after thousands of workers joined protests around the country against rising costs for basic goods like rice and sugar.
EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Police plan to expand their search Sunday for possibly more victims after three bodies were found wrapped in plastic bags in a Cleveland suburb.
The bodies, believed to be female, were found about
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A senior Pakistani official says his country is willing to help get peace talks started with the Taliban if asked.
Sartaj Aziz, a special adviser on national security and foreign affairs, says Islamabad has
CINCINNATI (AP) — With the survival of a species on the line, Cincinnati Zoo scientists are hoping to mate their lone female Sumatran rhino with her little brother.
The desperation breeding effort with the rhino siblings follows a
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three years after campaigning on a vow to “repeal and replace” President Barack Obama’s health care law, House Republicans have yet to advance an alternative for the system they have voted more than three dozen
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Syrian state television claims that a pro-government group has hacked into two social messaging networks and seized records of local users.
Such a hack could expose Syrian rebels and other activists who depend on
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Bahrain says authorities have arrested three suspects in connection with a bombing last week outside a mosque near the royal residences in the Gulf kingdom.
The blast pointed to a widening campaign by more
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign ministry says the Islamic Republic has sent invitations to all the world’s leaders to attend the Aug. 4 inauguration of its new president.
Spokesman Abbas Araghchi was quoted by the semiofficial ISNA