The big bad wolf can't blow this house down

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

BATH, England - A group of scientists at the University of Bath have built a straw house to withstand hurricane force winds. The Bale house was built las year to see if straw could..
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New al-Qaida leader lived in South Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

 MIAMI (AP) - The FBI says the man who's now in charge of making "operational decisions" for al-Qaida is very familiar with the United States. An FBI counterterrorism agent te..
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Fidel Castro calls Assembly special session

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

In case anyone questioned the permanence of Fidel Castro\'s recent return to the national stage, this should answer doubts: The former Cuban leader has called the National Assembly into special session Saturday.
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Two women and two children found dead in Maryland

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY, MD. - Two women and children were found dead in their apartment on Friday. The children are believed to be under six-years-old. The police said the apartment..
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AIG pays claims

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

 NEW YORK (AP) - Taxpayers took another hit, this one indirect, from the oil spill caused by the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion through insurance claims related to the disast..
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Snapping turtle ignores traffic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

BOSTON, Mass. - A snapping turtle on a busy road in Boston causes some trouble.Drivers swerved around the turtle and a couple SUVs straddled him, and still he lived.A state trooper..
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Investigators are still looking into the cause of the Missouri bus accident

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

 GRAY SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) - National Transportation Safety Board investigators examining the Missouri crash that killed a15-year-old school bus passenger and the teen driver of a..
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Consumer borrowing falls, credit card use down

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - Consumer borrowing fell in June for a fifth straight month as households keep cutting back on credit card use.The Federal Reserve says borrowing dropped at an ann..
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Series of Casey Anthony defense motions denied

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A judge has denied a series of Casey Anthony defense motions that argued against the use of certain parts of the death-penalty statute in the case. Chief Orang..
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14 killed in Mexico prison riot

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

At least 14 inmates died Friday in a prison riot in northeastern Mexico, the state news agency reported.
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Jury awards widow $2.2 million in tobacco case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Palm Beach County widow has been awarded over $2 million in a tobacco case over the death of her husband. The jury on Thursday found R. J. Reynolds a..
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4 people feared dead after volcano eruption in Indonesia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Four people are missing and feared dead after a volcano eruption in Indonesia, according to a National Disaster Mitigation Agency official.
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Tarot card readers used in missing girl case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A former private investigator for the family of Caylee Anthony regularly consulted tarot card readers for leads into the case of the missing Florida toddler. N..
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Gator found in Chicago river

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CHICAGO - It's not often you see an alligator in the Chicago River, but one of the  reptiles was spotted there.A three-foot-long gator was spotted Thursday afternoon and Anim..
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At least 33 workers trapped in Chilean mine

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Chilean authorities said Friday that crews were trying to rescue at least 33 workers trapped inside a mine.
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Pakistani president, UK PM pledge cooperation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Pakistan\'s President Asif Ali Zardari and the British Prime Minister David Cameron Friday pledged to increase cooperation between the two countries on economic development and security issues.
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Brando's 1973 Oscar stand-in recounts fallout

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Sacheen Littlefeather says she paid a price when she decried Hollywood's stereotyped portrayal of American Indians at the 1973 Oscar..
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Pakistan ex-intel chief sees 'lost cause'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.S.-led war in Afghanistan is a \"lost cause,\" said a former Pakistani intelligence chief, Lt. Gen. Hamid Gul, adding that the United States needs to negotiate peace with Taliban leader Mullah Omar.
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Jean announces run for Haiti presidency

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Hip-hop artist Wyclef Jean told CNN\'s \"Larry King Live\" on Thursday he is running for president of Haiti.
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14 face U.S. charges over Somalia conflict

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities plan to unseal indictments Thursday against more than a dozen people facing terror-related charges, a law enforcement source said.
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