TSA: Religion offers no break on airport screening

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Transportation Security Administration says airline passengers won't get out of body imaging screening or pat-downs based on their religious beliefs. &nb..
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Stocks sink on fears of Asia slowdown, Irish debt

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are falling to their lowest level in a month as worries mount over a slowdown in China and a debt crisis in Ireland.      Asian mark..
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Iran: Two German journalists are spies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran has charged with espionage two German journalists who interviewed the son and lawyer of a woman condemned to die by stoning, Iranian media reported.
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Cholera protests in Haiti turn violent

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United Nations stabilization mission in Haiti condemned the violent clashes that broke out Monday in two cities in the northern part of the country, charging that the riots may be politically motivated.
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Swamp gas believed behind Mexico hotel blast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The preliminary investigation into a hotel explosion in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, points to swamp gas and a leaking pipe as possible causes, the Quintana Roo state attorney general told CNN Tuesday.
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For Iraqi Christians, fear is knocking

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

She lives in a paralyzing state of \"constant and fear\" and it\'s forcing her to keep her children indoors and out of school. That\'s how one Baghdad woman describes the dire predicament faced by her and other Iraqi Christians.
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UN: North Korea facing hunger due to grain deficit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

About 5 million North Koreans will continue to face food shortages because of a grain deficit, two United Nations agencies warned Tuesday.
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UK to compensate Guantanamo detainees

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The British government will compensate a number of British residents who were interned at Guantanamo Bay, Justice Secretary Kenneth Clarke announced Tuesday, saying he could not reveal the amount of compensation.
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Millions of Floridians traveling for holidays may go through intense security screenings

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The latest forecast for holiday travel is out and it looks like you may have more company if you plan to hit the road or fly the friendly skies for Thanksgiving...
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Ohio State shuts library, 3 labs in bomb scare

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio State University has evacuated four buildings, including the main library, because of bomb threats e-mailed to the FBI. FBI spokesman Michael Brooks says..
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Prince William gives UK long-awaited royal wedding

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LONDON (AP) - The college romance that seemed to falter under the pressure of adulthood and the glare of the paparazzi has blossomed at last. Prince William is finally engaged to h..
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Court docs reveal disabled NC girl was dismembered

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HICKORY, N.C. (AP) - A disabled North Carolina girl was dismembered and her remains were put at different sites, according to court papers filed Monday by lawyers representing her ..
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Official: Alleged arms dealer Bout en route to NY

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW YORK (AP) - A law enforcement official says accused Russian trafficker Viktor Bout is traveling from Thailand to New York to face terrorism charges. The official tells The Asso..
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China boosted its Treasury holdings in September

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - China, the biggest buyer of U.S. Treasury securities, has boosted its holdings for the third straight month. China's holdings of Treasury debt rose to $883.5 bill..
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NYC archbishop elected head of US bishops' group

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BALTIMORE (AP) - In an upset, the archbishop of New York has been elected president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Archbishop Timothy Dolan handed a surprise defeat to..
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IRS gets UBS account names, withdraws summons

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - The Internal Revenue Service is withdrawing its federal court summons seeking identities of suspected U.S. tax cheats at Swiss bank UBS AG after receiving more than 4,..
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Judge tosses out NY steriod case vs. Fla. pharmacy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A New York judge has dismissed an upstate prosecutor's criminal case against five operators of a Florida pharmacy targeted in a national steroid sales investiga..
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Pa. killing highlights dangers facing game wardens

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The death of a Pennsylvania game warden is drawing attention to the dangers faced by the law enforcement officers known as the "thin green line." Thirty-one-..
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Son Tay Raiders reunite 40 years later

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - Vietnam veterans who took part 40 years ago in a failed raid on a North Vietnamese prisoner of war camp are gathering in the Panhandle. Veterans of the Son Tay ..
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Scott names chairs of inaugural festivities

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A former ambassador to the Vatican is in charge of planning Governor-elect Rick Scott's inaugural festivities. Francis Rooney, a U.S. ambassador to the..
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