ELYAKIM, Israel (AP) — An Israeli soldier collapses onto the floor of a house in Lebanon, shot by Hezbollah fighters. As his squad mates clear out the second floor, a medic rushes over, pulling on latex gloves and
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Some arrived in Porsches or BMWs, which were whisked away by valet parking attendants. The hotel lobby was awash with the celebrated and powerful including A-list actors, well-known artists and captains of commerce.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new U.N. report says 57 million children around the world are not going to school, and half live in conflict-affected countries.
The report says the number of children of primary school age who
BEIJING (AP) — A travel industry monitor says China’s airlines and airports lead the world in flight delays.
FlightStat Inc. reported on its website that a survey of flight times last month showed that Beijing’s airport had the
CAIRO (AP) — Prosecutors will investigate allegations that Egypt’s ousted president escaped from prison during the 2011 revolution with help from the Palestinian militant group Hamas, officials said.
Chief prosecutor Hesham Barakat has received testimony from a court
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new report released to mark the 16th birthday of a Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for promoting education for girls says 57 million children around the world are not going to school,
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
WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents who have been fretting over the low levels of arsenic found in apple juice can feel better about buying one of their kids’ favorite drinks.
The Food and Drug Administration is setting a new
Today is Friday, July 12, the 193rd day of 2013. There are 172 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On July 12, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed a bill authorizing the Medal of Honor.
Highlights include Clear Lake at Newman and Forest City at Mason City