JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Saudi Arabia talking with leaders of the Gulf nation about how to stem the bloodshed in Syria and nudge forward a renewed effort to achieve
KNOXVILLE, Iowa (AP) — A new hydroelectricity plant to be built at Red Rock Reservoir is expected to provide enough power for 18,000 homes.… More »
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a roadside bomb has hit a minibus carrying Shiite pilgrims to the holy city of Karbala, killing three.
Police and hospital officials say the bus was struck Tuesday about 55 kilometers (35
WASHINGTON (AP) — Taking climate change efforts into his own hands, President Barack Obama is proposing sweeping steps to limit heat-trapping pollution from coal-fired power plants and to boost renewable energy production on federal property.
Obama, in a
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors said Tuesday they are investigating two men suspected of planning terrorist attacks using model airplanes, and authorities in Germany and neighboring Belgium conducted a series of searches.
No one was arrested in Tuesday’s
MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say Tropical Storm Cosme is likely to become a hurricane later in the day as it swirls in the Pacific off Mexico’s coast.
The storm’s maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 65 mph
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The common image of Mormon missionaries has long been two young men wearing white shirts and ties walking through neighborhoods, knocking door-to-door.
But in a few years, that image may be replaced by
BRUSSELS (AP) — A top European Union official says the bloc has decided to revive long-dormant EU membership talks with Turkey later this year.
Commissioner Stefan Fuele said on Twitter a meeting of EU ministers in Luxembourg decided
DENVER (AP) — Colorado officials say a suburban Colorado Springs school district discriminated against a 6-year-old transgender girl by preventing her from using the girls’ bathroom, in what advocates described as the first such ruling in the next
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States spends more than other developed nations on its students’ education each year, with parents and private foundations picking up more of the costs, an international survey released Tuesday found.
Despite the spending,