American troops headed for Africa

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Why is the U.S. sending its troops to finish off a fractured band of bush fighters in the middle of Africa? Political payback for the quiet sacrifices of Ugan..
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Health overhaul law suffers first casualty

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration's signature health overhaul law, under relentless assault by Republicans, has suffered its first major casualty - a long-term care insura..
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Occupy protests go global

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Occupy Wall Street movement spilled into main streets around the world Saturday as crowds chanted and marched in a global movement of discontent.
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Ministry: Drone attack kills senior al Qaeda member in Yemen

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A senior al Qaeda member, Ibrahim al-Banna, was killed in a drone attack in southern Yemen late Friday night, the country's defense ministry said.
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Google to kill Buzz, focus social efforts on Plus

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google is getting ready to press the mute button on its much-maligned Buzz service.    Buzz will be shut down within the next few weeks. Google ..
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Police: Calif. men sold guns from hot dog stand

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a Northern California hot dog vendor offered undercover officers more than just mustard, ketchup and relish on the side    Fi..
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AF447 pilot: 'Damn it, we're going to crash'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Harrowing new detail has emerged from the last moments of the Air France Flight 447 which crashed into the Atlantic in June 2009, killing all 228 passengers and crew.
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U.S. troops to help hunt 'army' leaders

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. President Barack Obama is sending about 100 U.S. troops to Africa to help hunt down the leaders of the notoriously violent Lord\'s Resistance Army.
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Tunisian police fire tear gas at film protesters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - Tunisian police used tear gas Friday to disperse thousands in the capital in the latest protest over the airing of "Persepolis," an animated film that Islamis..
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NY swindler called 'mini-Madoff' gets 25 years

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) - A New York businessman called a "mini-Madoff" because he was arrested weeks after the billion-dollar swindler has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.&n..
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Murder charges filed in salon massacre

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Southern California prosecutors have charged a 41-year-old man with eight counts of murder and one count of attempted murder in the Seal Beach hair salon m..
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Hawaii man sues Burger King over needles in burger

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HONOLULU (AP) - A Hawaii-based soldier who says he swallowed needles that were hidden in a Burger King hamburger is suing the fast food chain.    Army Staff Sgt. Cla..
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The mystery of Hussein Harmoush

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Gofran Hejazi does not know whether to refer to herself as a wife... or a widow.
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Thailand flooding: Fear brings people together

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thailand's rice bowl is now Thailand's nightmare.
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U.N. urges 'immediate' action on Syria

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights describes a dire human rights situation in Syria and calls on the world community to prevent "full-blown civil war."
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Apple starts selling latest iPhone on Friday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - The new iPhone is now available in stores.    Apple Inc. started selling the iPhone 4S in the U.S. at 8 a.m. Eastern. It'll be available at 8 a.m. in..
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Man accused of knowingly transmitting HIV

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Former sexual partners of a 26-year-old man infected with HIV are being asked to come forward or be tested for the virus that causes AIDS now that the man has been..
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Fighter jet crashes in China air show

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A fighter jet crashed Friday morning at an air show in northwest China, leaving one pilot injured and another missing, a local official said.
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103-year-old man has hip replacement surgery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Harold Weary is not all that much different from others who decide it's time for hip replacement surgery. Except he's 103 years old.    Now, as he recovers from Mond..
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Perry: Domestic energy production linked to jobs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry says his plan to expand domestic energy production could bring the United States more than a million new jobs...
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