LOS ANGELES (AP) — When he was finally able to leave China after being kept there for nearly five years over a dispute with a business rival, Chinese-American scientist Hu Zhicheng got out so fast that his wife
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Slava Voynov broke his stick in two with a vicious swing at the puck during the second period. The Los Angeles Kings defenseman’s slower shot stayed on course anyway, sliding past Corey Crawford into
WASHINGTON (AP) — The uproar over the Internal Revenue Service’s heavy-handed treatment of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status can be traced partly to when New York University Law School went into the noodle business.
The 1947 episode —
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank and its president, Mario Draghi, have played a key role in fighting the government debt crisis afflicting the 17 European Union member countries that use the euro.
The ECB is
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate debate on a far-reaching immigration bill is becoming a test of Sen. Marco Rubio’s influence over fellow Republicans as the Florida conservative works to sell GOP lawmakers on landmark legislation that also may help
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes, the former neuroscience graduate student accused of the deadly Colorado movie theater shootings, is headed to the state mental hospital for an evaluation of his sanity.
A judge accepted Holmes’ long-awaited plea
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe’s economy badly needs a push. The European Central Bank says it stands ready to help.
To stimulate growth, the ECB has already cut its benchmark interest rate to a record low,
BERLIN (AP) — Rising river levels are still threatening vast parts of eastern and southern Germany and hundreds of people were being evacuated in Dresden.
A city spokeswoman told German news agency dpa on Wednesday some 600 persons
“I’m a born-free American woman. I’m telling my government, ‘You’ve forgotten your place.’” — Becky Gerritson, president of the Wetumpka Tea Party of Alabama, to lawmakers investigating the IRS’ targeting of conservative groups.
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KOLKATA, India (AP) — Police said Wednesday they have arrested a man accused of raping an Irish woman who volunteered at a children’s charity in the Indian city of Kolkata.
The local businessman who was arrested will be