MIAMI (AP) — A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that she lacks the authority to halt the force-feeding of prisoners on hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay, while pointedly noting that the practice appears to violate international law and
CAIRO (AP) — The burly, bearded men in hard hats hunker down with long sticks behind waist-high, makeshift brick walls surrounding a mosque that has become the heart of a Muslim Brotherhood encampment.
Egypt’s Islamists are trying to
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The university founded by former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide is opening a law school program in the Caribbean nation, one of the faculty members said Monday.
Nicole Phillips, a University of San Francisco law
BEIJING (AP) — The two 16-year-old girls killed in the San Francisco plane crash were close friends and top students who were on Asiana Flight 214 to get a taste of American education and possibly brighten their futures.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wynn Resorts Ltd. said on Monday that the Securities and Exchange Commission has ended its inquiry into allegations by a Japanese billionaire that the casino operator made an improper donation to the University of
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police say they’ve arrested a suspect in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist.
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former state Sen. Staci Appel is running for Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District seat.
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DELOIT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 70-year-old western Iowa man has died in an all-terrain vehicle accident.
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COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former Bengals cheerleader who is suing a gossip website for alleged defamation suffered mental anguish from website posts that were malicious and false, and jurors can send a message by awarding her money,
FAIRFIELD, Iowa (AP) — A train has struck and killed a person walking along tracks in Fairfield.
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