NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Activists say Tanzania’s government is preparing to kick Maasai tribesmen off their land near the country’s most famous wildlife park to allow a company from the United Arab Emirates to use the land for
NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average fell sharply in early trading after the U.S. government reported a sharp slowdown in hiring last month.
The Dow gave up 151 points shortly after the opening bell Friday,
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A Waterloo man has been treated for smoke inhalation after a fire at his apartment.
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports (http://bit.ly/11wsBhr ) that the fire broke out around 6 a.m. Friday.
Battalion Chief Mike
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock market futures are plunging after the Labor Department showed that the economy added just 88,000 jobs in March, the lowest gain in nine months.
Dow Jones industrial average futures are down 130
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has helped the Czech Republic become the 10th country to remove stocks of highly enriched uranium.
It’s part of President Barack Obama’s goal of securing nuclear materials worldwide. Friday’s announcement comes on
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow doesn’t understand why North Korea has suggested that Moscow and other countries close their embassies in Pyongyang, and he says he’s concerned about the high tensions on the Korean peninsula.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Three congressmen say a Virginia contractor has been illegally detained and beaten in Afghanistan.
U.S. Reps. Scott Rigell and Frank Wolf of Virginia and Duncan Hunter of California sent a letter Thursday asking
PARIS (AP) — Will the future see flocks of sheep baaing beneath the Eiffel Tower and bleating by Notre Dame cathedral?
Paris is enlisting a few hungry sheep to keep the city’s grass trim, replacing gas-guzzling lawnmowers.
MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota National Guard unit that’s spent a year training and coaching the Afghan National Army has returned home.
As expected, it was an emotional reunion for 120 soldiers and their families Thursday afternoon
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock market futures are plunging after the Labor Department reported that the economy added just 88,000 jobs in March, the lowest gain in nine months.
Dow Jones industrial average futures slid 135 points