Soldier's family 'stunned' over Afghan killings

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SEATTLE (AP) - The family of a U.S. Army sergeant suspected of killing 16 Afghan villagers says they are "stunned" but stand behind "the man they know as a devoted husband, father ..
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Pump prices continue to climb

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - Gas prices are continuing their climb. The auto club AAA says the national average price for regular grade gasoline reached $3.83 per gallon Friday, up 7 cents in..
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Car bomb blast rocks northern Syrian city

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Three people were killed in a car bomb blast in Syria\'s second-largest city Sunday, opposition activists said.
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Libya moves for Gadhafi spy chief's extradition

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Interpol issued a Red Notice alert for Libya\'s former spy chief, who was arrested in Mauritania last week and is wanted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court.
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Police detained after killing of diplomat's daughter in Venezuela

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Venezuelan investigators have detained 12 police officials following the shooting death of a Chilean diplomat\'s teenage daughter.
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Soccer star critical after collapse

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 23-year-old English Premier League soccer player was in intensive care Sunday after suffering cardiac arrest during a game in London, his club said.
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Germany swears in new president

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Germany swore in a new president Sunday, with former pastor Joachim Gauck replacing Christian Wulff, who resigned last month in the face of scandals.
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Soldier accused in Afghan killings described as family man

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ADAM GELLER/Associated Press LAKE TAPPS, Wash. (AP) - On a winding road of wood-frame homes tucked amid towering trees, Robert Bales was the father who joined his two young childre..
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GOP preps for budget battle with Democrats, Obama

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ANDREW TAYLOR/Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - After a few months of relative peace on the budget front, Democrats and Republicans are readying for a party-defining, election-yea..
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Reality shows change Arab TV

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

This is the true story of seven strangers, picked to live in a house, work together and have their lives taped to find out what happens when Sunnis and Shias, Christians and Jews, boys and girls, 20-somethings from across the Arab world, stop hating each other and learn how to get along.
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Talk of war and rising prices cast uneasy pall over Iran

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At Sepideh\'s home in the Iranian capital, the television is more often switched to \"America\'s Next Top Model\" and \"American Idol\" than the news.
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Details emerge about US suspect in Afghan massacre

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

His identity is as shadowed now as the night the Army says he crept into a pair of slumbering Afghan villages and slaughtered 16 civilians whose safety he was charged to protect.&n..
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Experts: Soldier might have post-traumatic stress

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

They are questions already being debated: Did the soldier suspected of killing Afghan villagers have post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD? And did the people who sent him back t..
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Advocates demand protection for Iraqi Emos

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BAGHDAD (AP) - Advocates demanded a government investigation Friday into the recent "Emo" killings of young Iraqis, many of whom are suspected of being gay, in what one lawmaker ca..
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Fans, entrepreneurs among first buyers of new iPad

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Apple's latest iPad drew the customary lines of die-hard fans looking to be first and entrepreneurs looking to make a quick profit.    Many buye..
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French authorities link soldiers' fatal shootings

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

This week\'s shooting of three soldiers in the southwestern French city of Montauban has been linked to Sunday\'s similar attack in Toulouse, 31 miles away, a prosecutor said Friday.
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US: Food aid unlikely if NKorea launches rocket

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States says it is "very hard to imagine" it can go ahead with an offer of food aid if North Korea goes ahead with a planned rocket launch.   ..
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Penn State: AG subpoenaed 'a number' of employees

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Penn State's in-house lawyer says state prosecutors have served subpoenas on "a number of other university employees," but she isn't elaborating.  ..
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Breast-feeding passenger settles airline lawsuit

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A woman who was asked to leave an airplane in Vermont for breast-feeding her child has reached a settlement with the Delta Airlines and two other airline com..
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Belgium mourns bus crash victims

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Belgium observed a minute\'s silence Friday as the country holds a national day of mourning for 28 people, most of them children, killed in a horrific bus crash in Switzerland.
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