BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian troops on Friday attacked a convoy trying to evacuate wounded people from a central town near the border with Lebanon, killing at least seven, as rebel reinforcements infiltrated the besieged area to fight government
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Committee to Protect Journalists says Ethiopian authorities have detained a reporter covering evictions near the construction of a massive hydroelectric dam that is raising tensions with Nile-dependent Egypt.
It says Muluken Tesfahun of the
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s largest county is getting ready to start taking applications for marriage licenses from same-sex couples.
Officials say Hennepin County will… More »
LONDON (AP) — The unemployment rate across the 17 European countries that use the euro hit a record 12.2 percent in April, and the number of unemployed is on track to reach 20 million by year’s end.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says that more than half of those who were not wearing their seat… More »
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State legislators from around the country will be called together next summer in Minnesota.
The National Conference of State… More »
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis Institute of Arts will present an exhibition of contemporary works on paper by major artists this summer.
The exhibit… More »
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel police say an investigation is underway to find vandals who defaced one of Jerusalem’s best known churches.
Spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the vandalism was discovered on the Church of the Dormition in Jerusalem’s Old
Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, May 31, 2013.
Severe storms will persist across the center of the nation on Friday as a strong low pressure system continues slowly moving eastward from the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest, into
LONDON (AP) — It’s the collection that “Cats” built.
A multimillion-dollar trove of works by artists including J.M.W. Turner, Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud and Winston Churchill that were owned by poet T.S. Eliot’s widow will be sold in