Egypt: Brother of al-Qaida chief arrested

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian security official says the brother of al-Qaida chief Ayman al-Zawahri has been arrested in Egypt. The official said…

Death toll in China floods rises to 43

BEIJING (AP) — At least 25 people have died in storms and floods in China’s northeast in the past week, local authorities and state media re…

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 …

Egyptian Islamists vow more protests

CAIRO (AP) — More unrest is feared in Egypt where supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi vow to defy a state of emergency wi…

Vietnam frees dissident on appeal

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A Vietnamese appeals court overturned a six-year prison sentence against a dissident and halved the jail term of anoth…

Spain’s richest woman dies at age 69

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish company that owns the Zara chain of clothing stores says co-founder Rosalia Mera has died. She was 69 and Spain’s …