'Enough is enough,' Obama says, calling for deal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Amid new warnings and fresh signs of strain, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders are entering a perilous debt-limit endgame. The president, declaring..
Read More

Mexico changes constitution to combat human trafficking

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Mexico\'s president approved several changes to the country\'s constitution Wednesday aimed at cracking down on human trafficking.
Read More

South Sudan to be newest U.N. member

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

South Sudan is scheduled to become the 193rd member of the United Nations on Thursday morning, adding to a flurry of activities that started with its independence last week.
Read More

India: No arrests, claims in Mumbai blasts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Officials in Mumbai, India, have corrected the death toll from Wednesday\'s blasts, saying that 18 people were killed.
Read More

U.S. calls for stepped-up safety at nuclear plants

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

U.S. experts are calling for stepped-up safety measures at nuclear power plants following the March disaster in Japan, including new systems to keep reactors cool in case of a blackout.
Read More

Libyan rebels accused of looting, beating civilians

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Libyan rebels have looted and burned homes and abused civilians, a human rights group said Wednesday. The accusations came as rebel forces managed to retake a village from Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi\'s troops.
Read More

Cameron launches investigation into hacking scandal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Media baron Rupert Murdoch\'s News International needs \"root and branch change,\" British Prime Minister David Cameron said today during questioning by Parliament.
Read More

NBC gets new executive with portfolio of hits

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - NBC Entertainment has a new president, an executive plucked from Twentieth Century Fox Television. NBC announced Wednesday that Jennifer Salke is its entertainme..
Read More

India: bombings in Mumbai have killed 21 people and wounded 113 others

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MUMBAI, India (AP) - Near-simultaneous bomb blasts rocked three busy neighborhoods during evening rush hour in India's busy financial capital Wednesday, killing 21 people in what t..
Read More

Emergency sirens create false alarm in Maui area

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HONOLULU (AP) - Sirens used to alert residents to emergencies such as tsunamis have accidentally gone off twice in a Hawaii neighborhood in the past two days. Maui County officials..
Read More

Egypt fires hundreds of police as protests grow

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's security chief fired nearly 700 police officers Wednesday in a step to cleanse the much-hated force, the latest concession military rulers have made under pres..
Read More

Venezuela's Chavez expects chemo or radiation

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Nearly two weeks after announcing he has cancer, President Hugo Chavez on Wednesday described a baseball-sized tumor that was removed in surgery and a pro..
Read More

Campaign launched to heal lion in Brazil

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAO PAULO (AP) - Two Brazilian women are fighting to save the life of Ariel the lion. The 3-year-old lion has been paralyzed over the past year because a degenerative disease has i..
Read More

'Sister Wives' stars to challenge Utah bigamy law

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The polygamous family featured on cable television's "Sister Wives" is planning to challenge the Utah bigamy law that makes their lifestyle illegal. Attorney ..
Read More

Reported CIA vaccine ruse sparks fear in Pakistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistani officials and international health organizations expressed concern Wednesday that an unconfirmed report of a phony CIA vaccination program meant to obtai..
Read More

US begins drawdown of troops from Afghanistan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) - The first troops to leave Afghanistan as part of the U.S. drawdown handed over their slice of battlefield Wednesday to a unit less than half th..
Read More

Couple gives $17M to Cleveland children's hospital

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CLEVELAND (AP) - A Cleveland children's hospital has received the largest single gift in its history: $17 million from a local couple who lost a 14-year-old daughter to melanoma ne..
Read More

Dairy campaign suggests milk could help couples

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The dairy group behind the "Got Milk?" ads has started a new campaign to encourage men to buy more milk for their wives and girlfriends, something the campaign..
Read More

Cops: Naked man swimming in water near NY airport

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say a man was found swimming naked in a waterway next to the fuel farm of New York's Kennedy Airport. A spokesman for the airport's operator, the Port A..
Read More

Reward for missing nursing student up to $100K

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HAYWARD, Calif. - The reward in the case of a Northern California nursing student who's been missing for a month-and-a-half is now up to $100,000. The family of 26-year-old Michell..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×