US sanctions Islamic school in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — The United States has placed unprecedented sanctions on an Islamic school in northwest Pakistan for allegedly trai…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Greenpeace denied entry to Russian Arctic

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Greenpeace says Russia has blocked one of its ships from entering Arctic waters where the environmentalist group was planni…

21 killed in northwest China flash flood

BEIJING (AP) — A flash flood swept through a construction site in the northwestern Chinese province of Qinghai, killing at least 21 workers,…