Va. man acquitted in 1991 NE Pa. killing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) - Jurors in northeastern Pennsylvania have acquitted a Virginia man on all counts in the murder of a camp counselor almost two decades ago. The panel deliberate..
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Danielle regains hurricane strength over Atlantic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Danielle has again become a hurricane with maximum winds near 75 mph (120 kph) after a day of fluctuations in its strength. The storm far from land over the Atlantic h..
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Oman to invest $20B in rugged beauty

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

As temperatures soar across the Persian Gulf, one oasis is blossoming with greenery.
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Khmer Rouge warden appeals conviction

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Presently serving a 30-year prison sentence, the man who ran the notorious S-21 torture prison in Cambodia where more than 14,000 people died during the Khmer Rouge regime is appealing his conviction.
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Peru investigates van der Sloot prison picture

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities in Peru said Tuesday they have begun disciplinary action against jailers who photographed suspected killer Joran van der Sloot posing with two other men held in connection with high-profile killings there.
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Trapped Chilean miners make first verbal contact

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The 33 workers trapped inside a mine in Chile cheered, applauded and sang the country\'s national anthem in their first verbal contact with officials.
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Dozens survive China plane crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Forty-seven people have been rescued from a plane that crashed and caught fire in northeast China, state-run media report. More than 90 people were on board.
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Romanian maternity nurse jailed after fire kills 5 newborns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The nurse in charge of a Romanian maternity hospital\'s intensive care unit that burned last week, killing five newborns and injuring six others, was ordered jailed Tuesday for 29 days, while she awaits trial on charges of manslaughter and unintentionally causing injuries, the prosecutor said.
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3 Colombian teens on Facebook hit list killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Three teens who were on a 69-name hit list posted on Facebook have been killed in the past 10 days in a southwestern Colombian town, officials say.
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Moldovan authorities seize smuggled uranium

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Officials in Moldova seized 1.8 kilograms (about 4 pounds) of uranium and arrested five people in connection with the operation, a government official, who declined to be identified, told CNN Tuesday.
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Fla. arms dealer in Pentagon scheme arrested again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - A Florida arms dealer convicted in a $300 million Pentagon scheme has been arrested again on weapons charges. Efraim Diveroli, 24, was being held without bail Tuesday ..
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FBI joins search for escaped Colorado inmate

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DENVER (AP) - The FBI joined the search Tuesday for an escaped Colorado prison inmate and authorities were considering expanding the search area. Forty-eight-year-old Douglas J. Al..
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Court: Calif. preacher can sue ABC for defamation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An appeals court has reinstated a Los Angeles preacher's defamation lawsuit against ABC's news program "20/20." The Rev. Frederick Price of the Crenshaw Christ..
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Mental ordeal awaits trapped miners

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thirty-three men trapped almost a half-mile underground in a Chilean are getting enough food to survive. But their mental health is the real worry, experts say. FULL STORY l FIRST VOICE CONTACT
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Philippines hostage rescue botched

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities botched rescue efforts during a deadly hostage situation on a tourist bus, the Philippine National Police said in a statement Tuesday. FULL STORY l HONG KONG ANGRY l SURVIVOR PLAYED DEAD
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Lawyer: Pentagon not involved in Assange allegations

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Rumors that the Pentagon or CIA was somehow involved in the sex crime accusations against WikiLeaks founder and editor Julian Assange in Sweden are \"complete nonsense,\" the attorney for the alleged victims told CNN on Tuesday.
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Transocean official recalls 'confusion' about test

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HOUSTON (AP) - An official says a high-ranking employee indicated a pressure test problem had been resolved hours before BP's Gulf of Mexico well blew out. Daun Winslow works for T..
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Less than 50,000 U.S. troops in Iraq

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

BAGHDAD (AP) - The number of U.S. troops in Iraq has fallen below 50,000 for the first time since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion and ahead of the end-of-the-month deadline mandated by ..
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150 women raped in Congo village

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two armed groups raped more than 150 women in a village in the volatile North Kivu province in the Democratic Republic of Congo in a four-day spree, a United Nations official said Monday.
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Saudi official: Paralysis not considered as punishment

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Saudi authorities backed away Monday from reports last week that a court was preparing to order a man paralyzed as punishment for paralyzing another man, allegedly in a fight.
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