WEST UNION, Iowa (AP) — Four people accused of kidnapping and beating a man in northeast Iowa have made plea deals for lesser charges.… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. unemployment benefit applications rose by 18,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 354,000. Despite the gain, the level remains consistent with moderate job growth.
The Labor Department said Thursday that the less volatile four-week
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new poll shows Minnesotans are about evenly divided on same-sex marriage.
Just weeks after the unions were legalized in Minnesota,… More »
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar has convicted five people, including one of the country’s diplomats, over a mall fire last year that killed 19 people, including 13 children at a daycare center caught in the blaze.
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP) — A rocket carrying students’ experiments has been launched from NASA’s Wallops Island Flight Facility in Virginia.
The space agency says more than 100 university students and instructors watched from Wallops as the Terrier-Improved
PARIS (AP) — The U.N. cultural agency says six historical sites in Syria are in imminent danger because of the country’s civil war and is urging international support to protect them.
UNESCO said in a statement Thursday that
ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Ghana’s traditional liquor akpeteshie tastes like fire to the uninitiated, burning all the way down the throat to a nervous stomach. But at The Republic, a bar in the nation’s capital, it comes garnished
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state TV says a site in southern Iran has been selected for a planned new nuclear research reactor.
There has been no timetable announced for the proposed plant, which would be similar to
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is planning a major push using executive powers to tackle the pollution blamed for global warming in an effort to make good on promises he made at the start of his second
LONDON (AP) — A British lawmaker has questioned the way police treated Nigella Lawson’s husband after he admitted assaulting the celebrity chef in a restaurant.
Opposition Labour Party lawmaker Sandra Osborne asked in the House of Commons if