Greek austerity protests turn ugly

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Greek riot police fired tear gas to disperse demonstrators Tuesday, as thousands rallied to protest proposed austerity measures on the first day of a two-day strike. TIMELINE | WHAT GREECES TEACHES THE U.S. |
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Rep. Giffords makes first public appearance

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ola Alak

HOUSTON (AP) - An aide to Rep. Gabrielle Giffords says she appeared in front of a crowd of hundreds at a NASA awards ceremony in Houston.ABC News reported on its website Monday nig..
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Syrian dissidents allowed to meet in Damascus

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syria\'s embattled government allowed about 200 activists and intellectuals, including some it had previously jailed, to hold a conference on democratic reform Monday at a Damascus hotel.
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International Criminal Court issues warrant for Gadhafi

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Judges at the International Criminal Court are set to decide Monday whether to issue warrants for the arrest of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, marking the first time the judicial body has taken action while a conflict was ongoing.
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Iran unveils missile silos as military exercises open

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran announced Monday that it has built its first ballistic missile silos, airing video of one of the facilities as it began a new round of military exercises.
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A Picasso comes to the Palestinians

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In a small showroom in the West Bank city of Ramallah, two Palestinian security guards carefully watch over a masterpiece by one of the most famous artists in modern history.
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Knox: 'I don't know what happened that night'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Proceedings resume Monday in the appeal hearing of Amanda Knox, the American student sentenced to 26 years in prison for the killing of her British roommate Meredith Kercher in Italy.
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After guilty verdicts, Blago asks 'What happened?'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHICAGO (AP) - Ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich turned to defense attorney Sheldon Sorosky and asked "What happened?" after he was found guilty of 17 of 20 charges in his corru..
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NM wildfire grows, shuts famed Los Alamos nuke lab

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) - Fire officials say that at least 30 structures, including an unspecified number of homes, have burned in a fast-growing wildfire south of New Mexico's Los A..
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Muslim woman sues Abercrombie & Fitch over hijab

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A former stockroom worker for Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is suing the clothing retailer in federal court, saying she was illegally fired after refusing to rem..
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Cop in college athlete's death sues liquor store

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - The police officer who killed a college football player during a disturbance outside a New York bar is suing a liquor store for allegedly helping the stud..
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Iran: Space monkey next step in rocket program

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran says it plans to send a monkey into space next month as the next step in a space program that Western leaders worry could also bring major advances in Iran..
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Phoenix ER busy treating overheated patients

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHOENIX (AP) - Phoenix emergency rooms are busy treating patients for heat exhaustion and heat stroke with forecasters predicting daytime temperatures Monday and Tuesday of between..
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White House considers big boost to fuel economy

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is telling American automakers that it would like cars and light trucks to average 56.2 miles per gallon by 2025. Government and industry..
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Court-appointed lawyer at issue in Bulger case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOSTON (AP) - The judge who will preside over the case against Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger has ordered prosecutors and Bulger's temporary lawyer to try to agree on whethe..
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Citigroup ex-VP arrested in NYC on fraud charges

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - A former Citigroup vice president has been charged with embezzling $19 million. Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn said Monday that Gary Foster was arrested at John F...
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Okla. medical company tries different approach

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CATOOSA, Okla. (AP) - A medical company in northeast Oklahoma is trying a different approach to help uninsured patients and those who have insurance, but want to reduce costs for s..
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Film to launch new project on Boston busing riots

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOSTON (AP) - A documentary that's to be unveiled this week is the start of a project that aims to show that the busing riots that roiled Boston in the 1970s and stained the city's..
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FDA to independently review menthol cigarettes

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration is conducting an independent review of research on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, which are mint flavored and..
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Intl court orders arrest of Gadhafi, son, key aide

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - International judges ordered the arrest of Moammar Gadhafi on Monday for murdering Libyan civilians who rose up against him, as NATO warplanes pounded..
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