DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman charged with killing her 8-year-old son by lighting a hibachi-style charcoal grill inside a bedroom in their apartment and then barricading the door has been found not guilty by reason of
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures are edging lower after a weak Chinese trade report outweighed optimism on corporate earnings.
Dow Jones Industrial futures are down 9 points at 15,213. The broader Standard & Poor’s 500 futures
CHICAGO (AP) — Tribune Co. says it wants to split its broadcasting and publishing businesses into two companies.
Tribune says the move will let one company takes advantage of growth in broadcasting while the other focuses on newspapers,
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Rwanda’s next presidential election is still four years away, but a movement is growing there for term limits to be removed so President Paul Kagame can hold power beyond 2017.
Although Kagame has often
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — City leaders in a Twin Cities suburb are asking for citizen help to spot old, decaying trees before they… More »
LONDON (AP) — A British intelligence report says that other nations are hiring hackers to launch attacks against their enemies, a trend it described as particularly worrying.
The warning over cybermercenaries came in an annual report published Wednesday
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Nelson Mandela Foundation is hoping that volunteers around the world donate 67 minutes of their time when South Africa’s former president turns 95 next week.
Mandela remained hospitalized Wednesday in critical but stable condition
WAVERLY, Iowa (AP) — A former Bremer County recorder who admitted stealing office funds has been given up to three years of probation.
The… More »
BEIJING (AP) — Visiting Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on a visit that is expected to finalize $1.1 billion in low-interest loans for much-needed infrastructure in Nigeria.
Xi on Wednesday welcomed the
VIENNA (AP) — Vienna’s Jewish community says a historically important trove of hundreds of ancient Jewish tombstones have been recently unearthed, including some dating back to the 16th century.
Senior Jewish community official Raimund Fastenbauer said Wednesday that