Jet breaks apart landing in Colombia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The injured were scattered on a darkened island runway after an Aires airline Boeing 737 jetliner crashed in bad weather early Monday on the island of San Andres, Colombia, officials said.
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Report: Gulf oil spreads east on sea floor

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill may have settled to the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico further east than previously suspected and at levels toxic to marine life, researchers reported Monday.
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Report: Kyrgyz authorities allowed ethnic violence to continue

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Law enforcement authorities in Kyrgyzstan failed to respond adequately to deadly violence that erupted in the country\'s south in June, according to a Human Rights Watch report released Monday.
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Tweeting the Bible

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

LONDON - An English freelance web designer has dedicated himself to a new task; condensing the Bible to 140 characters or less on Twitter.Chris Juby, is also the director of worshi..
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Office Depot now offers the Postal Service

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON D.C. - The nation's second-largest office supply retailer has started selling postal products and services.Office Depot's all over the country are offering Priority Mail..
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Kia Soul investigated for steering problems

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON (AP) - The 2010 Kia Soul, a boxy vehicle that has been marketed to urban motorists, is being investigated bygovernment regulators for potential loss of steering control...
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Mayor of Santiago, Mexico, kidnapped

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The mayor of a town on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico, was kidnapped by gunmen overnight, Nuevo Leon state officials said at a news conference Monday.
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Delta passengers can buy tickets via Facebook

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Last week, Delta Airlines gave customers and Facebook users the ability to buy tickets via the social networking website.The new "Ticket Window," went live on Au..
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National Association of Home Builders rating at its lowest

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON (AP) - Homebuilder confidence dropped for the third straight month in August as the struggling economy and a flood of cheap foreclosed properties kept people from buying..
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Defense Secretary Robert Gates plans to retire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Robert Gates plans to leave his job next year. A Republican and holdover from the Bush administration, Gates had agreed to stay on at the reques..
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Congressman Tom DeLay will not be charged

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

HOUSTON (AP) - Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay said he always knew a Justice Department probe of his ties to disgraced ex-lobbyist Jack Abramoff would end without any crimin..
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One person dies in Colombia plane crash, many injured

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A Boeing 737 jetliner carrying 131 people crashed in a thunderstorm and broke apart as it slid onto the runway on a Caribbean island on Monday. The region's..
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Two boys drown in South Carolina river, mother arrested

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say the bodies of two children have been recovered from a car submerged in a South Carolina river and their mother has been arrested. Orangeburg..
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New rules for deepwater oil drilling

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration announced Monday it is requiring environmental reviews for all new deepwater oil drilling. That means an end, at least for now, to the ki..
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French officials condemn activists' alleged vine destruction

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The head of a government laboratory studying genetically modified plants said Monday that activists caused major damage during their weekend attack on a research facility in eastern France.
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9 dead, dozens wounded in Mogadishu fighting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Heavy shelling in Somalia\'s capital city of Mogadishu killed at least nine persons and wounded 53 others after an Islamist group launched at attack on government positions, the director of an ambulance group said Monday.
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Turkey detains freelance journalist

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Turkish authorities have detained an American activist and freelance journalist named Jake Hess in the southeastern, predominantly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir.
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Karzai's order on private security companies raising questions

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Afghan president Hamid Karzai will issue an order demanding all private security companies in Afghanistan cease operation within four months, his spokesman announced Monday. That order is expected Tuesday morning.
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Israel blasts ex-soldier's photos with Palestinian prisoners

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A former Israeli soldier has posted photos of herself on Facebook posing in front of blindfolded Palestinian prisoners, prompting harsh reactions.
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Attorney for Anthony's parents resigns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An attorney for Casey Anthony's parents has resigned from representing the Florida couple. Attorney Brad Conway said Monday that he can no longer represent Cin..
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