DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two people have testified in Des Moines against a $135 million base rate increase sought by MidAmerican Energy Co.… More »
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say a suicide bomber has blown himself up amid worshippers in a Shiite mosque in Baghdad, killing eleven people and wounding 25.
Police officials said that the Tuesday occurred during midday prayers.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — State TV signals remain blank in Greece as parties in the governing coalition were still at odds over what to do with public broadcaster ERT.
Conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras averted the threat of
NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch meticulously planned his own funeral, but his tombstone has the wrong birth date.
NBC 4 New York (http://bit.ly/11kapIO ) reported Monday that the headstone lists his birth
ISTANBUL (AP) — After weeks of sometimes violent confrontation with police, Turkish protesters have found a new form of resistance: standing still and silent.
The first such protest was carried out late Monday by performance artist Erdem Gunduz,
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has met his newly elected successor Hasan Rowhani.
A Tuesday report by the official IRNA news agency said Ahmadinejad congratulated Rowhani for his Friday victory in the election. The
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is reporting progress on President Barack Obama’s initiatives to reduce gun violence, but says the most important step would be getting a reluctant Congress to pass new firearms laws.
Vice President Joe
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — It was a quiet part of the Father’s Day Mass as about 300 people stood up in preparation for communion. A parishioner, known by many at the church as Ricky Jennings, entered through the
NEW YORK (AP) — He really is more than a businessman.
Jay-Z’s partnership with Samsung for his new album, “Magna Carta Holy Grail,” is another sign of how musicians are finding new ways to push, sell and promote
MARONDERA, Zimbabwe (AP) — William Mukurazita’s deposit at the bank has four legs and moos.
Zimbabwe’s first “Cattle Bank” has just opened its books in a unique kind of banking where owners bring in their animals as collateral