Last known World War I combatant dies at 110

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The last known survivor of the 70 million combatants from World War I, a British sailor who witnessed the surrender of the German fleet in 1918, has died at the age of 110.
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'No hope of life' for trapped Mexican miners

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Experts from Chile who helped rescue miners there in October were expected to arrive in northern Mexico Thursday, where nine workers remained trapped in a mine after an explosion, Mexico\'s foreign ministry said.
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Workers enter Japanese nuclear building

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Workers entered a reactor building at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant Thursday for the first time since a magnitude-9.0 earthquake and ensuing tsunami damaged the facility, its operator Toyko Electric Power Co. said.
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Pakistan reacts angrily to U.S. comments

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United States wants answers from Pakistan about how Osama Bin Laden could have lived in that country -- near a major military base not far from the capital -- without the government knowing.
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Info sought of journalist detained in Syria

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Family members and friends of an Al Jazeera journalist detained last week in Syria were relieved when news of her whereabouts surfaced Wednesday, but they now have concerns as to when she will be released.
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New details given on bin Laden's death

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Navy SEAL team that fought its way upstairs at Osama bin Laden\'s compound killed him with rapid-fire shots to his chest and forehead, according to a U.S. official who has seen military reports of the raid. DATA GLEANED |
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American hiker says she won't appear for trial in Iran

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Sarah Shourd, one of three American hikers charged with spying in Iran, says she will not return to Tehran for trial next week.
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Administration won't release photos

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - The photos of Osama bin Laden after his death are going to be kept sealed. President Barack Obama has decided against releasing them, amid concern that the grueso..
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Fatah, Hamas adopt reconciliation deal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The two largest Palestinian factions -- the West Bank-based Fatah and the Islamist group Hamas, which rules Gaza -- are expected to hold a formal signing of a political reconciliation agreement Wednesday in Cairo.
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Will Gadhafi be charged with war crimes?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court will release details Wednesday of his investigation into whether Moammar Gadhafi\'s government committed crimes against humanity in the civil war raging in Libya.
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Turkish leader safe after convoy attacked

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday one policeman was killed and another injured when his convoy was attacked on its way to a campaign rally.
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Mubarak faces possible execution, official says

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak could be executed if he is convicted of ordering the killing of protesters, Egypt\'s justice minister says.
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Polls: worry about attacks, confidence in Obama up

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans are concerned about retaliatory terrorist attacks following Osama bin Laden's death but also have more confidence in President Barack Obama's leadership..
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Raid poses narrative challenge for White House

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - The challenge now is in the telling. The White House struggled to craft its account of the audacious raid that killed Osama bin Laden for both a jubilant American..
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5 bodies recovered from Mexican mine

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Teams searched early Wednesday for nine workers still trapped in a mine in northern Mexico after an explosion, Mexico\'s labor secretary said.
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Three bodies recovered from Mexican mine

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Teams searched early Wednesday for 11 workers trapped in a mine in northern Mexico after an explosion, Mexico\'s labor secretary said.
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Details of raid on bin Laden unfold

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Osama bin Laden was not armed but did put up resistance when U.S. forces stormed a compound outside Islamabad and killed him, White House spokesman Jay Carney said. COURIER IDENTIFIED | FAKE DEATH PHOTO |
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Explosion rocks rebel stronghold in Libya

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An explosion rocked Benghazi\'s main square on Tuesday, prompting witnesses to say it was the work of the country\'s longtime strongman, Moammar Gadhafi.
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Prince Charles to meet Obama in Washington

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Britain\'s Prince Charles, the heir to the throne, is coming to Washington D.C. Tuesday, days after many in the United States were glued to the television watching the wedding of his elder son.
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U.N.: Earth's population to hit 9 billion by 2050, 10 billion by 2100

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The planet\'s population, now almost 7 billion, is expected to reach the 9 billion mark before 2050, according to a revised United Nations projection announced Tuesday.
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