Turkey redefines armed forces’ duties

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s parliament has amended an armed forces regulation which once-powerful military leaders have held up in the pa…

South Africa: Mandela remains critical

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela remains in a South African hospital, where he is in critical but stable condition. Mandela’s wife, Graca …

Fire damages historic house in Davenport

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Fire has damaged a 148-year-old house in Davenport. Davenport Fire Marshal Mike Hayman tells the Quad-City Times (htt…