First lady asks restaurants to serve healthy foods

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama is challenging the nation's restaurants to add more healthy options to menus, label those items more prominently and market nutritious f..
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Arkansas bar fight leads to death of Oklahoma officer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - An Oklahoma police officer who was in Arkansas for sniper trainig was punched in the nose during a bar fight and later died at a hospital. Police say 25-ye..
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Oprah Winfrey to take studio audience to Australia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHICAGO (AP) - Oprah Winfrey is taking her audience to Australia. On the premiere of the 25th - and final - season of "The Oprah Winfrey Show" that aired Monday, Winfrey surprised ..
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5-year-old boy wins Alaska moose calling contest

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - For 5-year-old Andrew Polasky, being loud has paid off. Andrew was the winner of this weekend's moose calling contest at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage. He li..
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Yale U. construction accident traps, injures 4

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - The mayor's office in New Haven, Conn., says a steel beam collapsed at a Yale University construction site, injuring four people. Spokeswoman Jessica Mayorg..
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Police evacuate parts of Capitol

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Police evacuated part of the Capitol building Monday after a powdery substance was found in the visitors' gallery overlooking the House chamber. Capital Police sp..
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Element of BP claims process to be reviewed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HOUMA, La. (AP) - The administrator of the $20 billion victims compensation fund that BP set up after the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill is considering making a significant conce..
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Fla. man sentenced in Del. for penny stock fraud

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - A Delaware federal judge has sentenced a Florida man to three years in prison for his role in a penny stock fraud and money-laundering scheme. District Judg..
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Obama health plan faces first legal challenge

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The Obama administration wants a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by 20 states that claims the president's health care overhaul plan is unconstitutional. Federal a..
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Get a massage to help rub out breast cancer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA - For one day only, Massage Envy centers across the nation will offer $49 one-hour therapeutic massage sessions, and donate $15 from each massage directly to the ..
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Church prays for religious tolerance

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The promise from Pastor Terry Jones to burn Korans on the anniversary of the September 11th attacks affected All Faiths Unitarian Church member Oren Stephans. "I..
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Turkey needs more reform, European Union says after vote

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The European Union praised Turkish voters for approving wide-ranging reforms on Sunday, but warned that more needed to be done -- and that the government should not ram new changes through the system.
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Gas pipeline under investigation as explosion evacuees return

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

SAN BRUNO, Calif. (AP) - Patrick Yu has nightmares and headaches since a fireball from a natural gas explosion caused his ceiling to crash down next to him while he slept. He was o..
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Tax cut debate coming to Congress

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON D.C. - Republicans may be making room for compromise. After repeatedly calling on the Obama administration to extend Bush era tax cuts for ALL Americans, House G-O-P lea..
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Fishermen freed by Japan return to China; captain detained

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Fourteen Chinese fishermen returned home Monday, after being freed by Japan, state-run media reported.
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Israel's PM suggests compromise on settlements possible

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has stopped well short of agreeing to a continued freeze on building Israeli settlements in the disputed West Bank territory, indicated Sunday he might be willing to compromise.
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Church: U.S medical team hopes to be freed in Zimbabwe

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Five Americans -- two of them doctors -- who treat AIDS patients are expected to appear Monday before a magistrate in Harare, Zimbabwe, on allegations of operating an unlicensed clinic and dispensing medicines without a pharmacist\'s supervision.
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Guinea presidential campaigning suspended

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Guinea has temporarily suspended campaigning for its first-ever democratic presidential election after weekend violence reportedly left one person dead and dozens injured.
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Mexico captures alleged drug kingpin 'El Grande'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Marines in Mexico have captured an alleged leader of the Beltran Leyva cartel, the country\'s state-run news agency reported on Sunday, handing authorities another big win in their fight against powerful drug organizations.
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Turkey approves constitutional reforms

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan hailed the passage of a wide-ranging package of constitutional amendments as a \"milestone for democracy\" after voters approved the measures in a referendum.
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