NY State Fair unveils 1,500-calorie 'Donut Burger'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Want fries with that ... doughnut?    A food booth in Syracuse will unveil the "Big Kahuna Donut Burger" at this year's New York State Fair.&nb..
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Parts problem hurts Ford Focus sales

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Two people familiar with the matter say Ford Motor Co. can't build as many hot-selling Focus cars as it wants because of equipment problems at a parts factory. ..
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Hot air balloon lands off Mass. Turnpike

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

AUBURN, Mass. (AP) - It was unusual sight for rush hour motorists on the Massachusetts Turnpike: an emergency landing by a hot air balloon.    State police say the b..
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Baby monkey needs human help at San Diego Zoo

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN DIEGO- An adorable baby silvered leaf monkey needs some human attention at the San Diego Zoo in California. She was born earlier this month to a first time mother, who was havi..
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Rural US disappearing? Population share hits low

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Rural America now accounts for just 16 percent of the nation's population, the lowest ever. The latest 2010 census numbers hint at an emerging America where, by m..
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Strauss-Kahn accuser to thank NY supporters

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

  NEW YORK (AP) - The hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault plans to personally thank her New York supporters. Nafissatou Diallo (na-fee-SAH'-too d..
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House GOP set to vote on revamped debt-limit bill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans pushed toward a vote Thursday on a newly modified plan to stave off an unprecedented government default next week, even though the legislation f..
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Tropical Storm Don moving toward southern Texas

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI (AP) - A day after forming, Tropical Storm Don is moving across the Gulf of Mexico toward southeastern Texas, where it's expected to make landfall Friday. A tropical storm wa..
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Britain bans 2 misleading makeup ads

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

LONDON (AP) - Britain's advertising standards council banned two makeup advertisements featuring actress Julia Roberts and model Christy Turlington on Wednesday, ruling the ads - w..
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Militants attack governor's office in southern Afghanistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Militants wielding guns and strapped with explosive devices attacked the governor\'s office and a police station on Thursday in Afghanistan\'s southern Uruzgan province, killing at least three people, officials said.
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Norway police questioned over response

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Norway\'s police are facing tough questions over their response to last Friday\'s terror attacks, in which 76 people died.
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New al Qaeda leader slams Syria's president

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The new head of al Qaeda describes Syria\'s president as \"the leader of criminal gangs, the protector of traitors,\" and applauds anti-government protesters seeking to topple him, in a video that appeared on extremist websites this week.
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Somalia takes the fight to militant group

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Fighting broke out in areas in Somalia\'s capital city Thursday morning as government forces backed by African Union forces attacked Islamist militant strongholds, a local journalist and a government official said.
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From 'privileged' youth to day of carnage

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Anders Behring Breivik, to hear his purported manifesto tell it, was nothing if not patient. The 32-year-old Norwegian waited years before setting off on his self-confessed rampage last week.
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UK recognizes Libyan rebels, not Gadhafi

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United Kingdom has expelled all Libyan Embassy staff from the country, the Foreign Office told CNN on Wednesday.
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Pilot rescued from Lake Huron: People depend on me

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HARBOR BEACH, Mich. (AP) - A New York pilot whose small plane crashed in Lake Huron says he swam and treaded water for more than 17 hours until people on a boat saw him waving a so..
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Kandahar mayor joins list of Afghan assassination victims

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ghulam Haidar, the mayor of Kandahar, died in a suicide attack at a city meeting hall Wednesday morning, a government official said.
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Suit against federal stem cell research dismissed

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - A lawsuit that had threatened to end the Obama administration's funding of embryonic stem cell research was thrown out Wednesday, allowing the U.S. to continue su..
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Conn. court throws out crocodile possession charge

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Supreme Court says a former Greenwich man shouldn't have been charged with possessing a crocodile because police found the reptile during an ..
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House backs Dem plan on endangered species

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a rare defeat for Republican leadership, the House has backed a Democratic proposal allowing the Interior Department to continue adding new species to the Enda..
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