BEIRUT (AP) — A prominent Lebanese politician named prime minister on Saturday after receiving vast support from parliament said he will work to end divisions in Lebanon and prevent the civil war in Syria from spilling over into
There is a North Korean factory with no portraits of the country’s late leaders on the walls, no North Korean flags, no hand-painted posters screaming party slogans. Everything from the tissues to the toilets comes from South Korea.
BEIJING (AP) — Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. has traveled to Beijing to promote “Iron Man 3,” which was filmed partly in China and features well-known Chinese actors.
At a news conference Saturday, Downey — who reprises the
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines high school has received a federal grant to expand an Arabic language program this summer.
Lincoln High School is receiving $100,000 from the National Security Language Initiative for the third
OSLO, Norway (AP) — The family of a prominent Parisian art dealer is demanding that a Norwegian museum return an Henri Matisse painting seized by Nazis under the direction of Hermann Goering, in the latest dispute over art
FONDA, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa group that comforts military families is presenting quilts to the families of six fallen service members.
Freedom Quilts, Inc. will present the quilts during an event Saturday in Fonda. Col. Robert Wiley
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A replacement for the historic swinging bridge at Jay Cooke State Park should be in place just in time for the fall color season.
The pedestrian bridge was destroyed by the sudden flooding
Weather Underground Forecast for Saturday, April 06, 2013.
Quiet weather returns to the South on Saturday, while wet conditions persist for the Northern states. A low pressure system treks eastward across over the Northern Plains and into the
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Tired of grumbling about economic austerity? Maybe it’s time to sing about it.
So say two Americans living in Estonia.
Inspired by a lively social media exchange between Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and
Forest City football coach Chad Moore, who is also the assistant principal and activities director, is leaving the Indians for a similar position at Sergeant Bluff-Luton next year.