Director joins Brazil 'Avatar' battle

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

James Cameron calls his newest project a \"kind of \'Avatar\' for real,\" working alongside tribes in Brazil to save the rain forest.
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Some flights resume amid new ash cloud

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Some flights resumed across Europe on Tuesday, but concern also grew of a new cloud of ash from an Icelandic volcano could pose a renewed threat to air travel. FULL STORY l LATEST UPDATES l A PLUS FOR NEW ZEALAND
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Report: Sudan election 'short of international standards'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Sudan\'s first multiparty elections in more than two decades fell short of international standards, the United States, United Kingdom and Norway said, echoing an earlier report by the Carter Center.
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Remembering Columbine

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

Today marks the 11-year anniversary of one of the deadliest school shootings in history.  In 19-99, two armed students killed 13 people before taking their own lives . &n..
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Space Shuttle Discovery's landing delayed again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

  CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Bad weather is once again delayingspace shuttle Discovery's trip home.      Mission Control decided to skip Tuesday morn..
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Church warns Cuban leaders to heed call for change

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The head of Cuba\'s Catholic Church urged Havana to reconcile differences with its nemesis Washington as one step in averting the worst crisis that has befallen the communist island in recent times.
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Al-Qaida in Iraq Leaders Killed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

     BAGHDAD (AP) - U.S. and Iraqi forces killed the two top al-Qaidafigures in the country in a nighttime rocket attack on a safe housenear Saddam Hussein's ho..
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Shanghai crackdown nets more than 6,000

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

More than 6,000 people were detained for crimes such as theft and prostitution during a recent 12-day police crackdown in Shanghai, Chinese media reported.
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Thai anti-government rally called off

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Anti-government protesters called off a rally they had planned for Tuesday because of an immense military presence on the streets of Bangkok.
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Oklahoma City marks 15 years since bombing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano told survivors and victims' relatives gathered Monday, April 19, 2010, for a somber ceremony to mark the..
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Pope meets with sex abuse victims; skeptics ask if Malta will be turning point

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

VATICAN CITY  - Pope Benedict XVI's teary-eyed encounter in Malta with victims of sexual abuse by priests could be a turning point in his embattled papacy. But skeptics, unimp..
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Air travel resuming following volcanic eruption

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

PARIS, France - European transport officials have carved up the sky, creating three zones to break the flight deadlock caused by a cloud of volcanic ash flowing from Iceland over E..
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Three rescued five days after China quake killed 2,000

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

JIEGU, China  - Relatives kept alive a 4-year-old girl and an elderly woman trapped by an earthquake under a collapsed house for almost a week by using bamboo poles to push wa..
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Florida House set to vote on Medicaid overhaul

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Most of Florida's 2.7 million Medicaid recipients in all 67 counties would be placed in private managed care plans under a pair of bills up for a House vote. Ho..
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Toyota recalls Lexus GX 460 SUVs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Toyota Motor Corp. has announced a recall of 2010 model year Lexus GX 460 SUVs related to an increased risk of rollover.
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Airlines seek bailout for ash cloud-related groundings

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

LONDON, England - British Airways says airlines have asked the European Union for financial compensation for the closure of airspace. The British airline says it is losing as much ..
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10-year-old's pregnancy fuels Mexico debate

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A pregnant 10-year-old, allegedly raped by her stepfather, has become the latest lightning rod in the country\'s heated abortion debate.
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Donkey-cart blast kills 3 kids, official says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A donkey covered with explosives and carrying a remote control detonator blew up at a police post Monday in the city of Kandahar, killing a boy and wounding four other people, officials said.
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Overcast skies delay Discovery's homecoming

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Update: Discovery's landing pushed back to Tuesday CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.  - Overcast skies have delayed space shuttle Discovery's homecoming. Mission Control skipped Monday mor..
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Volcano taking toll on Europe's economy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Disruptions resulting an Icelandic volcanic eruption are costing airlines at least $200 million a day and perhaps billions more to the affected economies. FULL STORY l VOLCANO, TRAVEL UPDATES l ROYAL NAVY CALLED IN
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