DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A commission responsible for filling vacancies on the Iowa Court of Appeals will soon begin accepting applications for the… More »
CAIRO (AP) — Armored military vehicles speed onto Cairo bridge where Islamists battling Morsi opponents.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The deeply divided United Nations Security Council has failed to approve a statement calling on Syria to facilitate immediate access to 2,500 civilians trapped in Homs, where pro-regime troops have launched a major offensive
LONDON (AP) — The archbishop of Canterbury has announced a campaign to stamp out anti-gay bullying in Church of England schools, acknowledging that attitudes toward sexuality have changed.
Archbishop Justin Welby, spiritual leader of the world’s Anglican Communion,
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A government donation of land for a Roman Catholic chapel in the Mexican resort city of Cancun is drawing fire in a country sensitive to religious favoritism.
Local officials in other Mexican cities have
EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Police in a central Oklahoma city say they’ve interviewed the father who accidentally ran over and killed his 8-year-old son during a Fourth of July parade and don’t expect any charges to be filed.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe said Friday his party will have to fight hard to win upcoming polls scheduled for the end of this month and ensure its political survival after three decades in power.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Caretakers of a deteriorating piece of maritime military history hope to have its future secured by next summer and continue working to ensure it stays afloat in the meantime.
The USS Olympia, a one-of-a-kind steel
The U.S. economy added 195,000 jobs in June, a healthy gain. And more jobs were added in April and May than earlier estimated. But the unemployment rate didn’t change: It was 7.6 percent for the second straight month.
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