CINCINNATI (AP) — Kentucky-based author, essayist and poet Wendell Berry has been named winner of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize’s lifetime achievement award for his steadfast promotion of the need for people to live at peace with their
Nearly 200 researchers, students, ranchers and conservationists will gather in Manhattan Aug. 12-14 for the biennial America’s Grasslands Conference.
LIMA, Peru (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2 has struck off the coast of northern Peru.
The quake struck at 4:49 a.m. local time and was centered 58
BEIRUT (AP) — Officials say a Lebanese man has been arrested in connection with the abduction of two Turkish pilots, snatched by gunmen while on a stopover in Beirut.
The security officials say police and armed forces increased
SAN JOSE, California (AP) — Twice as fast as an airplane, cheaper than a bullet train and completely self-powered: that’s the mysterious transportation system for which inventor and entrepreneur Elon Musk is promising to reveal design plans Monday.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Hard-line Iranian lawmakers have challenged the new president’s proposed Cabinet makeup, accusing him of nominating pro-Western figures and opposition supporters to ministerial posts.
But President Hasan Rouhani told parliament on Monday that his government’s
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison for a string of shootings against immigrants in the Swedish city of Malmo has confessed to one of the murders.
Peter Mangs had so far denied his involvement
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — In a gaffe that has attracted plenty of media attention in the heat of Australia’s election campaign, opposition leader Tony Abbott told a gathering of conservative party faithful on Monday that no one is
A 42-year-old University of Kansas building that formerly housed a small, experimental nuclear reactor has been reduced to rubble.
NEW YORK (AP) — David Baldacci has decided to enter the fantasy world.
The best-selling thriller writer has a deal with Scholastic Inc. for a young adult novel, “The Finisher.” Scholastic, a top children’s publisher, announced Monday that