Quake strikes off Indonesia coast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia on Sunday but did not trigger a tsunami, the National Weather Service said.
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Obama 'very concerned' about Greece

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

President Obama is \"very concerned\" about Greece\'s economic crisis and sees mounting threats against the United States from non-state actors, he said in an interview released Saturday by the White House.
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Ice halts oil spill containment efforts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) - Ice-like crystals encrusting a 100-ton steel-and-concrete box meant to contain oil gushing from a broken well deep in the Gulf of Mexico forced crews S..
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Oil washes on shore

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) - A Coast Guard official says tar balls that are believed to be from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill are washing up on an Alabama island. Coast Guard chief ..
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Terrorists shift focus to Western targets

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

 WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. counter-terrorism officials say the failed Times Square bombing may be evidence that militant leaders in Pakistan are shifting focus away from their ho..
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Update: No oil impact expected in SWFL for next 72 hours

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The State Emergency Response Team, in support of the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), is actively participating in the Deepwater Horizon..
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Volcano extends travel time

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

BRUSSELS (AP) - Travelers flying across the Atlantic Saturday can expect a longer flight. Ocean winds are carrying the ash cloud from an Icelandic volcano south. The 1,200-mile-lon..
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More than 2 million gallons of oil-water mix collected

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

PORT FOURCHON, La. (AP) - The Coast Guard says about 2.1 million gallons of an oil-water mix has been collected since a spill in the Gulf of Mexico. BP PLC chief operating officer ..
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Dozens injured in Staten Island ferry crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Hehir

NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say at least one person was seriously hurt and as many as 35 suffered minor injuries when a Staten Island ferry boat struck a pier at a terminal in New ..
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Severe storm kills 54 in India

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A powerful storm has killed at least 54 people in northern and eastern India, authorities said Saturday.
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Russian mine blasts kill 12, trap dozens more

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A pair of explosions at Russia\'s largest coal mine has left 11 dead and has trapped roughly 70 others -- including 20 rescue workers -- the country\'s state-run TV reported Sunday.
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Russian mine blasts kill 11, trap dozens more

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A pair of explosions at Russia\'s largest coal mine has left 11 dead and has trapped roughly 70 others -- including 20 rescue workers -- the country\'s state-run TV reported Sunday.
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Philippine gay party on ballot for the first time

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A gay political party will be on the ballot Monday for the first time in the Philippines, where eight out of 10 households are Roman Catholics.
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Al Fayed to sell iconic London department store Harrods

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Mohamed al Fayed, whose son died in the car crash that killed Princess Diana, has sold the iconic British department store Harrods, the advisers to the sale announced Saturday.
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Prosecutor to probe post-poll violence in Kenya

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The top prosecutor of the International Criminal Court arrived in Kenya on Saturday to investigate post-election violence that left more than 1,000 people dead more than two years ago.
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UK leaders try to resolve deadlock

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The United Kingdom spent a second day suspended in uncertainty Saturday as leading politicians met to resolve a national election that failed to yield an outright winner.
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EU leaders seek to calm markets, curb speculators

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

European Union leaders on Saturday called for a \"stabilization mechanism\" in hopes of easing markets shaken by the Greek economic crisis before they re-open Monday.
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Containment Box now in position over oil well

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

ON THE GULF OF MEXICO - A BP-chartered vessel lowered a 100-ton concrete-and-steel vault onto a ruptured well in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, an important step in a delicate and u..
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Regulators look into market plunge, weigh changes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal regulators that oversee financial markets say they are investigating the causes of the mass sell-off Thursday that pushed the Dow Jones Industrial ave..
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Like a video game: Big box lowered over Gulf well

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

UPDATE: Box now in place over oil well ON THE GULF OF MEXICO  - It was part engineering marvel, part video game challenge Friday as crews painstakingly worked to lower a box t..
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