MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Just three years ago a new car and an overseas holiday were unthinkable luxuries for J. Ante and her family of six. The insurance company manager’s commissions have soared since then as the Philippines,
DETROIT (AP) — The owners of Detroit’s Masonic Temple have filed for bankruptcy protection, just weeks after musician Jack White paid a $142,000 back tax bill for the historic venue.
The Detroit News reports (http://bit.ly/14N1Kxw ) the Chapter
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A customs official says Sri Lanka has banned this week’s issue of Time magazine over its cover story on Myanmar’s sectarian violence between Buddhists and Muslims because it could affect religious sentiments on
LONDON (AP) — Before Kate Middleton, other members of the royal family set fashion trends: Queen Elizabeth II, her sometimes risque sister Margaret, and the glamorous Princess Diana.
The couture on display in a new exhibit at Kensington
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Three days after 19 firefighters perished in a wildfire, questions over what exactly went wrong loomed largest.
Investigators from across the U.S. will be working this week to try to answer that, examining radio
BRADGATE, Iowa (AP) — Repairs have been made to plug two small leaks of anhydrous ammonia in a pipeline located in Humboldt County in… More »
BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — A veteran of World War II living in Bemidji is receiving high honors from France for actions almost 70 years… More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is making it easier to keep tabs on changing air quality conditions.
The MPCA… More »
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Researchers say two HIV-positive patients in the United States who underwent bone marrow transplants for cancer now show no detectable sign of HIV. And they’ve stopped anti-retroviral therapy.
The researchers at Harvard University
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — In America, Kim Dotcom is a racketeering suspect. In New Zealand on Wednesday, he was the prime minister’s debate partner.
The flamboyant Internet entrepreneur, who has gained celebrity status here while fighting extradition,