SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Council members have not found a way to make Martin Luther King Day a paid holiday for municipal workers… More »
LONDON (AP) — Shakespeare’s Globe theater is about to take the Bard’s words literally — “All the world’s a stage.”
The London theater announced Tuesday that it plans to tour a production of “Hamlet” to every country in
PARIS (AP) — Authorities on the island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean say a teenage girl was killed by a shark as she snorkeled just a few meters (yards) from the shore.
While the French island has
BEIJING (AP) — China says it has complained to the U.S. over legislation expressing support for Taiwan’s bid for observer status at the International Civil Aviation Organization.
China opposes Taiwan’s efforts to join most international organizations. The two
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Britain needed U.S. intelligence to help thwart a major terror attack. New Zealand relied on it to send troops to Afghanistan. And Australia used it to help convict a would-be bomber.
BEIJING (AP) — Beijing’s top representative in Hong Kong met Tuesday with local lawmakers to ease tensions between the mainland and its special administrative region, though he warned against a planned protest and said Hong Kongers will never
PARIS (AP) — A report from a leading international economic body is laying out the hope that unemployment across the world’s advanced economies may fall next year despite further rises in a number of European countries.
CAIRO (AP) — Clashes overnight between police and supporters of Egypt’s ousted president left at least seven people dead, authorities said Tuesday, in the latest eruption of political violence on the country’s streets since the military deposed the
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police say they have opened fire on opposition supporters marching in southwestern Bangladesh during a daylong general strike, killing two.
Police official Tajul Islam says the violence took place Tuesday in Satkhira district when
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Imagine this: Instead of throwing out your old cell phone, it will self destruct.
That’s the idea behind a project at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where a group of researchers is looking