CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A 37-year-old man has been arrested, accused of kidnapping his daughter in eastern Iowa and causing an Amber Alert… More »
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A group that monitors piracy says well-armed pirates are using new strategies to hijack ships and widening their area of operations amid a “worrying surge” in attacks, kidnappings and armed robberies in West Africa’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are rising as the corporate earnings season kicks into high gear, starting with Citigroup before the opening bell.
Markets are also anticipating a strong retail sales report from the Commerce Department on
LONDON (AP) — British officials say a British woman has died while trying to swim the English Channel as part of a charity drive.
Susan Taylor died Sunday evening during a cross-Channel attempt when she got into trouble
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The City Council is scheduled to discuss designating a city holiday to honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.… More »
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say they’re trying to determine how an Afghan army soldier who opened fire on Slovakian NATO troops, killing one and wounding six, was able to escape from custody.
Afghan Gen. Abdul Hameed
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Police, soldiers and officials are lining up to vote across Zimbabwe for a second day after earlier polling was mired in chaos with ballot papers, ballot boxes and other materials not delivered in time
STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) — A new trial is under way in Washington County for a woman whose conviction in the death of her newborn… More »
OTO, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say an Ida County man has drowned in an accident on the Little Sioux River near Oto in western… More »
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An appeals court in Turkey is hearing arguments in the case of more than 300 military officers — including the former air force and navy chiefs — convicted of a failed plot to overthrow