The government shutdown continues with some glimmer of hope for those who would like to visit the nation’s national parks: The Obama administration said it would consider offers from the states to use their own money to pay
Oil retreated to below $102 a barrel Friday as political leaders in Washington neared an agreement that would allow a short-term extension to the U.S. borrowing limit and as global oil supplies were seen rising next year.
PARIS (AP) — France’s constitutional council upheld a ban on the energy extraction process known as fracking on Friday, two days after the European Parliament voted to require full environmental reports from companies that want to establish hydraulic
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A verdict clearing Toyota Motor Corp. in the death of a California woman whose 2006 Camry apparently accelerated despite her efforts to stop could bode well for the Japanese automaker as it faces similar
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The administration of Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani has cancelled an anti-Israeli conference as part of his outreach to the West and efforts to map out a new diplomatic path for Iran.
LONDON (AP) — Shares in newly-privatized Royal Mail soared on their stock market debut Friday, bolstering criticism that the company — which traces its five-century history back to King Henry VIII — was undervalued by the British government.
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area history attraction is offering a series of weekend Halloween celebrations.
Hallowe’en in Greenfield Village is modeled after the holiday as it was celebrated during the first half of the last century.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo says it will close for the season on Sunday.
One of its final events before the closing will be Saturday’s observance of African Penguin Awareness Day, an international
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia inaugurated a $1.2 million monument Friday honoring its late King Norodom Sihanouk, who led the struggle for independence but whose political maneuvering helped plunge the country into genocidal rule by the communist
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Foreign ministers from around Africa on Friday meet at the African Union headquarters in Ethiopia to discuss Africa’s relationship with the International Criminal Court.
The meeting comes a month before Kenyan President Uhuru