Domes to contain oil spill on the way

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The best short-term solution to bottling up a disastrous oil spill threatening sealife and livelihoods along the Gulf Coast should be arriving on Wednesday in ..
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Iran agrees to Brazilian nuclear talks offer

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Iran has agreed \"in principle\" to an offer by Brazil to mediate its stalled nuclear fuel swap, Iranian media reported Wednesday.
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Volcano disrupts air travel... again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

   LONDON (AP) - A new wave of dense volcanic ash from Icelanddisrupted air traffic Wednesday in Scotland and Ireland andthreatened to spill into England's airspace. ..
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Flooding slowly recedes in Nasvhille

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The blazing fiddles and screaming guitars at Nashville's famed downtown honky-tonks are a little quieter as the city recovers from flash flooding blamed for..
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Volcanic ash grounds UK, Irish flights for 2nd day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Ash from an Icelandic volcano shut down airports in the United Kingdom and Ireland for a second day Wednesday, causing disruptions to hundreds of passengers.
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Times Square suspect expected in court

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

New York, NY.-Faisal Shahzad, the would-be Times Square bomber, is expected to be arraigned in New York City on Wednesday. Faisal Shahzad will face a number of charges when he appe..
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Two Arizona cities sue over immigration law

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - The Tucson and Flagstaff city councils voted Tuesday to sue Arizona over its tough new immigration law, citing concerns about enforcement costs and negative..
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3 dead as Greek strike goes violent

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Police sirens and the smell of tear gas filled the streets around Greece\'s parliament building Wednesday after protests against government spending cuts turned violent, then deadly.
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Environmental crisis plagues southern Italy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Recently, VBS headed to Naples, the capital of the Campania region in southern Italy, to shoot two documentaries about the Camorra, the most powerful but least understood of the Italian crime cartels.
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Iraq's two top Shiite blocs merge

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Almost two months after national elections, Iraq\'s two biggest Shiite blocs announced have announced their merger after weeks of negotiations.
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No oil found on 35 dead turtles in Gulf of Mexico

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Wildlife officials are saying that at least 35 endangered sea turtles have washed up on Gulf coast beaches, but it's not clear what's killing them. Moby Sola..
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Does anti-poverty aid really work?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Governments and charities have spent billions to try to wipe out poverty, but award-winning economist Esther Duflo says we really don\'t know if that money has been well spent.
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Greeks protest austerity measures

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Protesters battled riot police in Athens Tuesday as thousands of Greek public sector workers began a 48-hour strike against planned cuts in government spending. FULL STORY l STABILITY FEARS SPREAD l STOCKS PLUNGE
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Thai 'red shirts' appear to accept deal

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Anti-government protesters who have been blocking off central Bangkok appear to have reached a deal with the government, their leaders told demonstrators Tuesday.
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Suspect admits role in N.Y. bomb plot, U.S. says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A U.S. citizen has been arrested in New York over a failed attempt to detonate a car bomb in Times Square, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announces. LATEST UPDATES | TIMELINE | YOUR STORY |
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Pakistan frontier: Militant haven

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Faisal Shahzad, the suspect in the attempted bombing of Times Square, was heading for Pakistan -- where he was born -- when he was arrested late Monday night.
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Mumbai gunman to be sentenced Thursday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The only surviving gunman in the 2008 Mumbai attacks will be sentenced Thursday, the judge at his trial said Tuesday.
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David Letterman's extortionist sentenced Tuesday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NEW YORK (AP) - A former CBS television producer who admitted trying to shake down David Letterman over the late-night comic's office affairs is bracing for time behind bars. Rober..
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Japan PM: Moving U.S. base 'difficult'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Japan\'s prime minister visited Okinawa and delivered an unpopular message Tuesday: it will be challenging to move a U.S. Marine Corps base off the island.
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Suspect arrested for attempted NYC car bombing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

NEW YORK (AP) - A U.S. citizen from Pakistan accused of driving a bomb-laden SUV into Times Square and parking it on a street lined with restaurants and Broadway theaters was to ap..
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