PORTO VECCHIO, Corsica (AP) — The dirty past of the Tour de France came back on Friday to haunt the 100th edition of cycling’s showcase race, with Lance Armstrong telling a newspaper he couldn’t have won without doping.
GOMA, Congo (AP) — Buyers in eastern Congo say tin ore that was stockpiled because of a ban on minerals trading is now about to be exported.
Staffers at two Chinese export houses, Hua Ying and CMM, have
ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — The president of Gustavus Adolphus College has announced his retirement.
Jack Ohle (OH’-lee) will step down next year after… More »
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Clearing skies are giving searchers the chance to look for a climber who has been missing since last weekend on Mount Hood.
After days on standby, an Oregon National Guard helicopter was able fly
JACKSON, Ohio (AP) — There might never be an explanation for why a 12-year-old boy shot his 9-year-old half brother and then himself, a police chief said Friday.
Each boy had a single, fatal gunshot wound to the
ANAMOSA, Iowa (AP) — The National Weather Service says the water level in the rain-swollen Wapsipinicon (wahp-sih-PIH’-nih-kihn) River is dropping in the eastern Iowa… More »
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say an exploding refrigerator led them to a marijuana-growing operation in San Diego.
City News Service says the fridge exploded and caused a fire Thursday afternoon at a home in the Encanto neighborhood.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — President Barack Obama is pitching U.S. foreign aid and, by extension, an image of a new Africa — not one of malnourished children with hollow eyes and distended tummies, but one of smiles and
BEIJING (AP) — A tense minority region in China’s far west erupted in violence Friday for the second time in three days, barely hours after the government called the earlier unrest a “terrorist attack” and raised the death
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have been cleared to move forward with their $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field — except for the large video screen that the team’s chairman says is an essential element.