Report ranks global murder rates

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Homicide rates in Central America and the Caribbean are nearing a "crisis point," according to a United Nations report.
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The world remembers Steve Jobs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

iRemember. People across the globe are honoring Steve Jobs, the man who put the world in the palm of our hands. The Apple C.E.O. lost his battle with pancreatic cancer yesterday at..
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EPA rolls back air rule, Texas gets most leeway

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HOUSTON (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to ease new pollution rules that angered several states and infuriated GOP presidential contender Texas Gov. Ri..
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500 march in LA as part of Wall Street protests

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Several hundred people are staging a noisy protest against alleged corporate greed in the downtown Los Angeles financial district.    About 500 pe..
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Who are Nobel Peace contenders?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Twitter was abuzz Thursday with the death of Apple visionary Steve Jobs but another topic was gathering steam as the day progressed. Who will win this year's coveted Nobel Peace Prize?
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Israel arrests suspect in mosque arson

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli police said Thursday they have arrested a suspect in a mosque burning that sparked violent protests in an Arab village earlier this week.    ..
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Pancreatic cancer declining, but among most deadly

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Pancreatic cancer is notoriously lethal - there are almost as many deaths from it each year as there are new cases. The deaths this week of Apple founder Steve Jobs and Nobelist Ra..
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Jackson death investigator grilled by defense

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A defense attorney on Thursday attacked the notes and recollections of a coroner's investigator who collected medication and other items from the bedroom of Mich..
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Woman, 80, trapped between bed and wall for 4 days

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOMA LINDA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say an 80-year old woman in California has been rescued after spending four days trapped between her bed and the wall in her home.  ..
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4 rare Sumatran tigers born at Oklahoma City Zoo

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma City Zoo is home to a litter of four Sumatran tiger cubs, which are considered an endangered species.    Zoo officials say the one ..
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Schwarzenegger to dedicate museum to himself

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GRAZ, Austria (AP) - "The Terminator" is back in his native Austria to inaugurate a museum devoted to him.    Arnold Schwarzenegger's private jet landed at Graz airp..
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Gadhafi urges Libyans to rally against new leaders

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Fugitive leader Moammar Gadhafi is calling on Libyans to take to the streets and wage a campaign of civil disobedience against the country's new leaders. ..
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Officials: EU moving toward more Syria sanctions

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BRUSSELS (AP) - Officials say the European Union is moving to widen its sanctions against Syria because of its brutal crackdown on protesters, and that the Arab nation's largest co..
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Panetta: No decision yet to end NATO mission in Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United States believes NATO has accomplished its mission in Libya, but the formal decision to end air attacks and other operations is still in the future, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday.
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NY fraudster tried to get witness slain

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - A person familiar with the case says a man convicted of leading a $100 million mortgage fraud scheme has tried from a New York prison to have a key witness against ..
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Colo suspect says he thought dead friend was drunk

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - A man accused of driving around Denver with a dead friend in the back of a car and running up a bar tab on the friend's account says he thought the man was drunk, not..
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Judge allows exhumation of John Wayne Gacy victim

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHICAGO (AP) - A Cook County judge has approved a mother's request to exhume the remains of one of serial killer John Wayne Gacy's victims.    Sherry Marino has long..
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Report: Police shoot Calif quarry shooting suspect

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say they've shot the man suspected of opening fire at a Northern California limestone quarry, killing three co-workers.    Santa..
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Obama: Wall St. protests express public's anger

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says demonstrators protesting against Wall Street and economic inequality are expressing the frustrations of the American public. &nbs..
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Jobs said little about pancreatic cancer struggle

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Steve Jobs managed to live more than seven years with a rare form of pancreatic cancer that grows more slowly than the common kind. But his need for a liver transplant two years ag..
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