Stocks pop after Obama, GOP agree on taxes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks rose Tuesday after President Barack Obama and Republican leaders agreed to a package of tax cuts and an extension of unemployment benefits. Bond prices fell ..
Read More

Gov't announces $12B profit on Citigroup

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government said late Monday it had reached a deal to sell its remaining holdings of Citigroup common stock and will end up turning a profit of $12 billion on ..
Read More

Doctors tell Elizabeth Edwards that more cancer treatment unproductive

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Doctors have told her that further cancer treatment will do no good. And Elizabeth Edwards may be just weeks away from the disease taking her life. A friend who's..
Read More

In France, 6 alleged PKK members seized

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Six suspected members of a Kurdish militant group were seized Tuesday in southern France, government authorities said.
Read More

Mud activities made tech uncomfortable on BP rig

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

HOUSTON (AP) - A technician responsible for monitoring gas levels told federal investigators Tuesday he never considered using his authority to stop work on the doomed Gulf of Mexi..
Read More

Temple blast triggers stampede

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A temple in Varanasi, India, was hit by an explosion Tuesday, injuring at least five people, according to officials.
Read More

U.K. court denies Assange bail

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The British lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Tuesday he planned to talk with London police about an arrest warrant out for his client.
Read More

Judge denies WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange bail

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LONDON (AP) - A British judge denied Julian Assange bail on Tuesday after the WikiLeaks founder told a London court he would fight efforts to extradite him to Sweden to face a sex-..
Read More

Iran nuclear program talks to resume

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A second day of talks will take place Tuesday between Iran and some of the countries trying to put the brakes on its nuclear program.
Read More

Haitians wait anxiously for election results

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

With potential for unrest looming, Haitians waited anxiously Tuesday to hear results of the presidential vote held over a week ago.
Read More

Sarkozy signs multibillion-dollar deals with India

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

French President Nicolas Sarkozy wrapped up his four-day visit to India on Tuesday, securing defense, energy and aviation deals worth billions of dollars.
Read More

Attackers set kindergarten ablaze

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two armed attackers burst into a kindergarten and set fire to the school building in the violence-plagued border city of Juarez, state media reported.
Read More

Cameron: NATO goals in Afghanistan are 'achievable'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NATO\'s goal of ending combat operations in Afghanistan and leaving security in local hands by the end of 2014 is realistic, British Prime Minister David Cameron said Tuesday on his second visit to the nation in 2010.
Read More

Egypt calls in shark experts after attacks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Shark experts began arriving in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Tuesday to investigate what led to four attacks over the last week that killed a German woman and injured three snorkelers, officials said.
Read More

Wikileaks founder arrested

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

London - The founder of whistle-blowing website Wikileaks has turned himself in to British authorities.Julian Assange was arrested this morning on a Swedish warrant.   He..
Read More

Debt-stricken Ireland to unveil 2011 budget

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Debt-stricken Ireland may face another round of tough economic measures when the Irish finance minister unveils the country\'s 2011 budget Tuesday.
Read More

Colombian leader cancels climate meeting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Colombia\'s president says devastating flooding forced him to cancel his scheduled trip to the U.N.\'s climate change conference this week -- even though global warming could be causing the disaster his country faces.
Read More

U.S.: Accused teen hit man is an American citizen

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 14-year-old accused of ruthless killings on behalf of a Mexican drug cartel boss is a U.S. citizen, a U.S. State Department spokeswoman said Monday.
Read More

Taliban claim responsibility for Pakistan blasts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Taliban claimed responsibility Monday for two explosions in Pakistan\'s tribal region. The blasts came as government officials were about to meet with members of a volunteer militia set up to fight militants in the area.
Read More

WikiLeaks: US accuses Syria of supplying SCUD missiles

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A series of U.S. diplomatic cables from early this year directly accused Syria of supplying advanced weaponry, including SCUD ballistic missiles, to the Shiite militia Hezbollah in Lebanon.
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.
×