Calif. lettuce recall covers 19 states, Canada

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - A California farm that issued a voluntary lettuce recall over listeria contamination concerns says its notice has gone out to 19 states and Canada. &nbs..
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Paraplegic skipper lauded for saving lives at sea

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A paraplegic skipper is being credited with actions that helped save the lives of all but one friend on his pleasure fishing boat as it took on water in roug..
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Spokesman: Texas chemical plant workers evacuated

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WAXAHACHIE, Texas (AP) - A Texas chemical plant spokesman says employees who were inside the plant when a massive fire broke out were able to evacuate.    Donald Gol..
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Social Security HQ lifts lockdown; shooting nearby

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WOODLAWN, Md. (AP) - The Social Security Administration has ended a lockdown of its headquarters in suburban Baltimore.    The lockdown was prompted by what Baltimor..
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Syrian import ban threatens trade with Turkey

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Turkish government is considering economic sanctions against neighbor Syria after the Syrian government announced in September that it would suspend imports of high-tariff goods.
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Convicted Lockerbie bomber says truth will come out

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The truth about the bombing of a PanAm airliner over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988 will come out "one day, and hopefully in the near future," the only man convicted the bombing told Reuters in an interview aired Monday.
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Starbucks pushes job growth program

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Starbucks hopes customers will be pay at least $5 more when they stop in for their morning cup of Joe.    Starting Nov. 1, Starbucks will begin..
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Mass. moves closer to vaccination registry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOSTON (AP) - Public health officials are pushing for Massachusetts to join most of the rest of the country and put together a vaccine registry that would help medical professional..
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Court won't hear appeal from judge over display

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has turned away another appeal from an Ohio judge who wanted to display a poster containing the Ten Commandments in his courtroom.   &..
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Salads are nice, but burgers are what really sell

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Americans talk skinny but eat fat.    No matter that First Lady Michelle Obama has been on a crusade for a year and a half to slim down the country. ..
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Officials: Couple attacked by bear inside Pa. home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEWPORT, Pa. (AP) - Officials say a bear attacked a couple inside their central Pennsylvania home, sending both people to a hospital.    Pennsylvania Game Commission..
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Medical marijuana users denied firearms

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is warning gun dealers that it is illegal for medical-marijuana patients to buy firearms.   ..
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Wall Street protests enter 3rd week

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Protesters speaking out against corporate greed and other issues are showing no signs of giving up their campaign.    Organizers on Monday urged part..
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Dual Philippine typhoons kill dozens

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The death toll from twin typhoons that pounded the Philippines has reached 59, authorities said.
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Officials: Cabinet for new Libyan government finalized

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A slate of Cabinet ministers for Libya's emerging government was finalized Sunday, two spokesmen for the National Transitional Council said.
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American shares Nobel Peace Prize for Medicine

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

STOCKHOLM (AP) - The Nobel committee says American Bruce Beutler and Luxembourg-born scientist Jules Hoffmann have shared the 2011 Nobel Prize in medicine with Canadian-born Ralph ..
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Two police officers killed by Dagestan car bomb

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two policemen were killed by a suicide car bomber in Russia's North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, the Dagestani Interior Ministry said on its website Monday.
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ICC to probe war crimes in Ivory Coast

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The International Criminal Court on Monday granted the court's chief prosecutor permission to open an investigation into possible war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Ivory Coast during months of post-election turmoil last year.
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Verdict expected this afternoon for Amanda Knox

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 PERUGIA, Italy (AP) - Amanda Knox tearfully told an Italian appeals court Monday that she did not kill her British roommate, pleading for the court to give her back her life ..
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How Knox's fate will be decided

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

American Amanda Knox and her Italian former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito are appealing their convictions in the killing of British exchange student Meredith Kercher. Here is a guide to the appeal process.
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