BEIJING (AP) — Lawyers of a well-known Chinese general’s son accused of taking part in a gang rape are waging a rare, Western-style war of words against his critics in a reflection of the growing perception that public
LONDON (AP) — Countries around the world are collecting genetic material from millions of citizens in the name of fighting crime and terrorism. But critics say they’re heading into uncharted ethical terrain.
In the United States, the Supreme
NEW YORK (AP) — Eliot Spitzer has met the deadline to file thousands of petition signatures for his bid to revive his political career by running for New York City comptroller.
Spitzer said that “over 27,000 signatures” were
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say two overnight attacks against Shiites have killed at least 24 people and wounded 49.
A police officer says a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden motorcycle into a funeral tent for a Shiite
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bob Filner is embroiled in turmoil less than a year after being elected San Diego’s first Democratic mayor in 20 years, facing old questions about his confrontational style and a new challenge over allegations
MENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — Terry Dewayne Smith Sr. had been expecting his 11-year-old son to fly home this summer to live with him in West Virginia after two years with his mom in Southern California.
On Thursday, the
Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, July 12, 2013.
Areas of showers and thunderstorms will develop across the Northern Plains and the far northern Upper Midwest on Friday. A low pressure system developing over the Northern Rockies will strengthen
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Leah Remini is expressing appreciation to fans and others following word of her decision to leave the Church of Scientology.
In a statement issued Thursday by her talent agency, the former “King of
LONDON (AP) — A funeral will be held today in northern England for the British soldier who was hacked to death in broad daylight on a London street in May.
The killing shocked Britain and much of the
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Saudi princess charged with human trafficking was freed after posting $5 million bail, but authorities imposed strict travel requirements and GPS tracking to keep her in Southern California.
Meshael Alayban, 42, who