Sgt. on trial for alleged sport killings

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Staff Sgt. Calvin Gibbs is facing a military court martial for the murder of three Afghan civilians. He is the highest ranking soldier charged in what prosecutors say was a rogue \"kill squad.\"
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Appeals court upholds dismissal of elephant suit

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal appeals court is upholding the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by animal rights activists that claims the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus a..
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10 Greenville schools locked down for manhunt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Ten schools have been locked down in Greenville while police search for a man who fired at an officer in a nearby apartment complex.    Polic..
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Nashville protestors issued misdemeanor citations

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Twenty-nine Wall Street protesters in Nashville have been issued misdemeanor citations for criminal trespassing after being arrested by state troopers overn..
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Kevorkian suicide machine, paintings in NYC sale

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Dr. Jack Kevorkian's suicide machine and other personal items are being sold in New York City amid a legal dispute between his estate and a suburban Boston museum.&..
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Costly wildfire defies firefighters in Ga. swamp

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - A wildfire in the Okefenokee Swamp is still smoldering six months after it was sparked by lightning - and it has cost taxpayers $52.7 million so far. &nbs..
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Whirlpool to cut 5,000 jobs to reduce costs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Appliance maker Whirlpool Corp. plans to cut 5,000 jobs, about 10 percent of its workforce in North America and Europe, as it faces soft demand and higher costs for..
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Former Guantanamo inmates tell of 'torture'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Guantanamo detainees tell CNN how they were tortured by U.S. interrogators into making false confessions.
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ICC in talks over surrender of Gadhafi son

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The International Criminal Court is having "informal conversations" about the surrender of Moammar Gadhafi's son, Saif al-Islam, who is wanted for crimes against humanity, the court's chief prosecutor said Friday.
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Dog survived gas chamber, up for adoption in NJ

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ROCKAWAY, N.J. (AP) - A stray beagle mix that cheated death in an Alabama dog pound's gas chamber is up for adoption in New Jersey.    Volunteers began looking for a..
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Power return expected for 12,000 Colo. customers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - About 12,000 homes and businesses along Colorado's Front Range are still without power following a fall snowstorm that downed trees and power lines.    ..
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Cruise ship docks in Boston with 2 dead passengers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts State Police say a cruise ship has docked in Boston after two passengers died.    Police responded to the Black Falcon Cruise Terminal af..
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Woman mauled by chimp says happy with new face

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut woman who was mauled by a chimpanzee says she's pleased with her new transplanted face.    Charla Nash says in an interview wit..
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New Americans sworn in for Lady Liberty's birthday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - A total of 125 immigrants from 46 countries have been sworn in as United States citizens at a ceremony marking the 125th anniversary of the Statue of Liberty. ..
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Cox Media to combine jobs at AJC, other newspapers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - Cox Media Group says it will restructure operations throughout its newspaper division.    The company, which operates The Atlanta Journal-Constitution..
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Post election violence prompts curfew in Tunisia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Tunisia imposed a night curfew Friday in the central city where the nation's uprisings started following post election violence a day earlier, state media reported.
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Bangkok facing 'perfect storm'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thailand is facing its worst flooding since 1942, with hundreds dead, more than 9 million affected and more than a third of the nation's provinces at least partially flooded.
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EU bailout fund chief looks to China

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

As the dust settled after the latest agreement was struck to solve the Eurozone debt crisis, French President Nicolas Sarkozy admitted it had been a "mistake" to admit the stricken Greeks into the monetary union.
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Hurricane Rina lashes Yucatan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hurricane Rina neared some of Mexico's most popular beaches Thursday, sending residents fleeing inland.
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Injured vet spent day at work, nights at protest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Iraq War veteran injured during a clash between police and anti-Wall Street protesters wasn't taking part in the demonstrations out of economic want.&nbs..
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