WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring “the time for excuses is over,” President Barack Obama is trumpeting the economic benefits of an immigration overhaul, arguing that a bipartisan bill picking up steam in the Senate would put the nation’s loathed
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Jews from Nazi-occupied Hungary, may also have had a secret military mission during World War II, a new book claims.
Citing documents from Hungarian archives, Swedish-Hungarian
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — West Des Moines is honoring one of its most famous residents by renaming a road in his honor.… More »
GOVINDGHAT, India (AP) — Soldiers were working to evacuate tens of thousands of people still stranded Saturday in northern India where nearly 600 people have been killed in monsoon flooding and landslides.
With bad weather and heavy rainfall
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian oil ministry official on Saturday denied a report published by a government agency that it had successfully blocked a cyberattack on an oil sector computer network.
Ahmad Tavallaei, head of IT at
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The South African government says an ambulance carrying Nelson Mandela to a hospital two weeks ago had engine trouble and the former leader was then transferred to another ambulance for the rest of the journey.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The militant Islamic group Hamas that rules Gaza says it executed two men who it accuses of passing intelligence to Israel.
The Hamas interior ministry issued a brief statement saying the men
BEIRUT (AP) — Activists say Syrian government forces have intensified a military offensive against rebel strongholds north of the capital Damascus.
The heavy shelling on many fronts appears to be an attempt to cut links between districts under
BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Congressman John Kline is urging President Barack Obama to get engaged so Washington can stop student loan rates from… More »
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — It’s been 32 years since Minnesota’s Dick Beardsley set the Grandma’s Marathon course record, winning in 2 hours, 9 minutes,… More »