Magnitude-6.2 quake shakes east Russia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - A magnitude-6.2 earthquake rattled the east coast of Russia near the Kamchatka Peninsula, the U.S. Geological Survey reported Sunday. There were no immediate report..
Read More

Pirates: Warship shadowing hijacked American yacht

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Two pirates and a Somalia official say a hijacked yacht with four Americans onboard is nearing the Somali coast, and that it's being shadowed by a warship..
Read More

Gadhafi's son says father in Libya, warns of civil war

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAIRO (AP) - The son of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi says his father is in the country and backed by the army.      Appearing on Libyan state television e..
Read More

Libyan forces fire on mourners at funeral again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAIRO (AP) - Libyan forces have been firing machine-guns at thousands of mourners marching in a funeral for anti-government protesters in the eastern city of Benghazi again today.T..
Read More

Wisconsin union head calls on teachers to go to work

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The head of Wisconsin's powerful teachers' union is calling on educators to return to classrooms Monday and Tuesday rather than continue being absent to protes..
Read More

Opposition defiant after Uganda body says president wins re-election

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Uganda\'s electoral commission on Sunday declared that President Yoweri Museveni had won another term, an election that an opposition leader blasted as a \"sham\" and an international observer claimed was marred by bribes and various \"failures.\"
Read More

Report: Egyptian police officers arrested

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Three police officers in Alexandria, Egypt, have been arrested, and authorities are investigating whether they fired live bullets at demonstrators in late January, a state news website reported Sunday.
Read More

Duerson's kin donating his brain for research

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Ditka remembers seeing Dave Duerson at a reunion of the '85 Bears just a few months ago, and everything seemed fine. Yes, Duerson's business had failed, he'd d..
Read More

NYPD helicopter heroics rescue stranded cadets

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - A daring New York Police Department helicopter rescue in darkness and dangerous winds has safely delivered two West Point cadets from an 18-inch-wide ledge ..
Read More

Texas poised to pass bill allowing guns on campus

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas is preparing to give college students and professors the right to carry guns on campus, adding momentum to a national campaign to open this part of socie..
Read More

Security forces push back on Iranian protesters

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thousands of security officers patrolled a landmark site in Iran\'s capital Sunday, at times striking at throngs of protesters with batons and rushing others on motorcycles, witnesses said.
Read More

Tenn. mom suspended for taking Marine son's call

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

WOODBURY, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee woman was suspended from her job for three days when she answered her cell phone on the job - to take a call from her son, a Marine stationed in ..
Read More

Jordan's king calls for 'real and quick reform'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Jordan\'s King Abdullah II told his new government to enact \"real and quick reform\" Sunday amid growing protests around the Middle East, promising to root out corruption and give lawmakers a bigger role in government.
Read More

Orphanage blaze kills 10 children in Estonia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) - A fire raced through an orphanage for disabled children in western Estonia on Sunday, killing 10 of them, a rescue service spokesman said. There were 37 chi..
Read More

4 senators ask Florida to end 'flamingo express'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Senators from Florida, New York, Rhode Island and West Virginia called on Florida Gov. Rick Scott to enact a program they say would better track the growing tra..
Read More

Verdict in British contractor case delayed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An Iraqi judge on Sunday adjourned proceedings for a week in the case of a British contractor accused of killing two colleagues in Baghdad.
Read More

Protesters return to square in Bahrain capital

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) - An opposition leader in Bahrain says the crown prince has done "the right thing" by withdrawing security forces from the streets of the capital, Manama.Demon..
Read More

Yemen security forces kill protester

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Yemen's president is blaming "a foreign plot" for 10 days of demonstrations calling for his ouster.      Today, riot police in the capi..
Read More

Libya: Snipers shoot mourners, killing 15

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAIRO (AP) - A hospital official in Libya's second-largest city says 15 people have been killed when commandos opened fire on mourners leaving a funeral for protesters seeking Moam..
Read More

Scientists finds Gulf bottom still oily, dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Murphy

 WASHINGTON (AP) - A University of Georgia scientist has gone public with video and slides showing how oil from the BP spill remains stuck on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico...
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.
×