Air passenger arrested for not turning off phone

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHOENIX (AP) - El Paso, Texas, police arrested a Southwest Airlines passenger on a flight from Phoenix after he refused to turn off his cell phone.    Southwest Airl..
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Man charged with breaking into Conn. pound for dog

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man faces several felony charges after being arrested inside a dog pound where his Italian greyhound had spent the weekend.   &n..
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Hostage drama in Sydney law office

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An 11-hour standoff with a man who threatened to detonate an explosive device in a suburban Sydney, Australia, law office came to an end Tuesday night with the man being taken into custody, police said.
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Turkish PM: Israel is 'spoiled boy'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Turkey\'s fiery prime minister ratcheted up rapidly-escalating tensions with Israel on Tuesday, comparing Ankara\'s once-close middle eastern ally to a \"spoiled boy\" and announcing additional sanctions would soon be imposed.
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Strong earthquake rattles Indonesia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia\'s Sumatra island early Tuesday morning, damaging buildings and killing two people, officials said.
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Alleged assault victim in Haiti getting care

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An 18-year-old Haitian man allegedly assaulted by troops serving as U.N. peacekeepers in the Caribbean nation is traumatized and receiving medical care, according to a spokesman for Haitian President Michel Martelly.
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Trinidad extends state of emergency by 3 months

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) - Authorities in Trinidad and Tobago have extended a state of emergency by three months, citing continued security concerns since the measure was first..
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Experts suspect Iran involvement in Dutch hacking

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

AMSTERDAM (AP) - Hackers who broke into a web security firm issued hundreds of bogus security certificates for spy agency websites including the CIA as well as for Internet giants ..
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Hurricane Katia grows to Category 3

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Katia becomes a major hurricane. The biggest threat continues to be dangerous rip currents along the U.S. East Coast and Bermuda. At 5:00 p.m., the center of Hurricane Katia was lo..
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Libya rebels hold off on attacking Gadhafi bastion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TARHOUNA, Libya (AP) - Thousands of rebel fighters closed in around one of Libya's last pro-Gadhafi strongholds Monday, but held back on a final assault in hopes of avoiding a bloo..
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Powerful quake hits western Indonesia

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - A powerful earthquake jolted the western Indonesian island of Sumatra, killing a 12-year-old boy and sending people streaming from their houses and hotels..
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Big Island study on fetal alcohol, drug exposure

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) - An island-wide study shows almost half of the Big Island's children were exposed to intoxicating substances in the womb.    West Hawaii To..
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White House: Irene's federal cost $1.5 billion

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is estimating that Hurricane Irene will cost the federal government $1.5 billion in disaster relief.    White House budget chief Ja..
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Notre Dame calls stadium evacuation successful

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - University of Notre Dame officials say the evacuation of the football stadium during severe weather over the weekend went according to plan and that it avoi..
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San Francisco police help look for lost iPhone

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco's police chief says officers helped Apple Inc. investigators look for a missing iPhone prototype that was left in a city restaurant in July. ..
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CA fire sparked by plane crash grows to 4700 acres

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TEHACHAPI, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a fire ignited by a deadly plane crash in central California has grown to more than seven miles and threatening about 650 homes.  ..
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Obama says Congress must pass job program

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - President Barack Obama says it is time for congressional Republicans to put their country ahead of their party and vote to create new jobs.    In a pr..
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China denies selling weapons to Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Documents that show China offered to sell stockpiles of arms to Moammar Gadhafi in the waning days of his rule are \"the real deal,\" a senior member of Libya\'s transitional government told CNN on Monday.
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Eek! Mouse in pantry halts Nepal flight to Bangkok

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Airline officials say flight attendants spotted a mouse in the pantry of a Boeing 757, prompting Nepal Airlines to cancel a Bangkok-bound flight, evacuate pa..
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UN declares famine in 1 more Somalia region

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - A famine spreading through Somalia is killing more than a hundred children each day, the U.N. said Monday, and warned that hundreds of thousands more peop..
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