YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — Heads of state and government leaders from 25 West and Central African countries along the Gulf of Guinea are meeting in Cameroon’s capital Monday to address escalating piracy, trafficking and other illicit activities in
ROME (AP) — Italy’s equal opportunities minister, a German-born, eight-time Olympic kayaker, is facing pressure to resign over tax troubles in a case with both racist and sexist overtones.
The anti-immigrant Northern League party is leading the charge
BOSTON (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville says forward Jonathan Toews is “100 percent ready to go” for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Boston Bruins.
Quenneville says the Selke Trophy winner felt fine
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new report indicates the recession several years ago continues to impact the well-being of Iowa children.
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NEW YORK (AP) — A musical inspired by the music of Tupac Shakur hopes to bring gangsta rap to a Broadway stage.
A workshop of “Holler If Ya Hear Me” is currently under way in New York under
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A newly renovated terminal at Los Angeles International Airport will make it tough to remember there’s a plane to catch.
When it opens in August, the cavernous Tom Bradley International Terminal will highlight the
In December 2011, President Barack Obama signed a memorandum instructing federal agencies to promote the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people overseas. The memorandum coincided with a speech by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the
WASHINGTON (AP) — Zookeepers are searching for a red panda that has gone missing from its enclosure in Washington.
National Zoo spokeswoman Pamela Baker-Masson says animal keepers discovered the male named Rusty was missing Monday morning. They began
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says his chamber won’t pass an extension of farm policy this year and is pressuring the House to figure out how to pass a farm bill.
The House rejected its
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — The U.S. embassy in Ivory Coast made history earlier this month by hosting a gay pride reception attended by about two dozen openly gay Ivorians. Despite the groundbreaking nature of the event, reporters