NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — A 24-year-old Canadian man is to be released from a Mauritanian jail after being sentenced to 18 months in prison and a $2,000 fine for alleged ties to al-Qaida’s North African branch, known as
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Lawyers are preparing their arguments on whether an Army private who gave government secrets to WikiLeaks should be acquitted of some charges due to a lack of incriminating evidence.
The judge in the
URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — A federal audit report on excessive spending by the U.S. Postal Service includes overtime figures at Urbandale’s mail sorting center.… More »
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Like pretty much every day for the last year, a fan came up to Earl Sweatshirt late last week at the Walgreens and asked the Los Angeles rapper when his new album will finally
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Protesters in Los Angeles and Oakland blocked traffic and clashed with police in a day of protests in California against the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Several people
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Civil rights activists and human rights lawyers Monday demanded that Nigeria arrest Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir and deliver him to the International Criminal Court to stand trial for crimes in Darfur.
President Goodluck Jonathan
BERLIN (AP) — Countries that regulate fishing in the Antarctic are meeting in an effort to break an impasse over proposals to create marine sanctuaries off the continent’s coast.
The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president-elect on Monday leveled his first criticism of the outgoing administration since June’s election, saying it has mismanaged the country’s economy.
Several newspapers quoted Hasan Rouhani as saying his team of experts see
BEIJING (AP) — A woman who became a symbol for the groundswell of opposition to China’s labor camp system scored a rare victory Monday in an appeal for compensation in a case that generated a huge public outcry.
NEW DELHI (AP) — Nissan has launched a new Datsun model in India three decades after shelving the brand that helped win Western acceptance of Japanese autos.
The company hopes bringing back the brand that built its U.S.