AMES, Iowa (AP) — A former astronaut who flew two trips to the International Space Station will join Iowa State University’s aerospace engineering program.… More »
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say heavy rains have caused flash flooding in Boulder County that has closed streets, prompted evacuations, and left one person dead.
The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency for Boulder County
Weather Underground Forecast for Thursday, September 12, 2013.
A cold front will begin to sweep through parts of the northern Midwest and the Northeast on Thursday, bringing a relief from warm, humid conditions. Humidity and warm weather will
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Eight years after Hurricane Katrina slammed the Gulf Coast, Mississippi still hasn’t spent almost $1 billion in federal money dedicated to recovery from the storm.
The remaining $872 million is part of $5.5 billion
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels have blasted the Russian proposal on securing their country’s chemical weapons, saying that Bashar Assad’s government should instead be made to face an international court for last month’s attack near Damascus.
“Has it really been 12 years? Or 12 days? Sometimes it feels the same. Sometimes I reach for the phone so I can call you, and we can talk about our kids like we used to do every
BRUSSELS (AP) — European lawmakers are expected to back legislation establishing a new, centralized oversight for Europe’s largest banks Thursday, marking what is considered a key step toward stabilizing the bloc’s financial system.
The centralized bank supervision authority,
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities imposed a curfew in parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir on Thursday to try to quell violent protests over an alleged fatal paramilitary shooting in the disputed territory.
Separatists also called for people to stay
WASHINGTON (AP) — Palestinians are in a precarious economic position and may struggle to keep financing their budgets over time, the International Monetary Fund mission chief for the West Bank and Gaza warned.
Christoph Duenwald told The Associated
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A remote region of Kenya that suffers from frequent droughts may soon be flush with water after the discovery of huge underground aquifers.
Two aquifers have been identified in the Turkana region of Kenya