Baby boy born on subway platform in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman who gave birth to a baby boy on a Metro platform in downtown Washington is getting $100 in subway or bus fare. Sha…

Israeli Bedouins fight resettlement plan

AL-SIRA, Israel (AP) — Khalil Alamour’s comfortable house in the Bedouin village of al-Sira boasts many things: a well-tended garden, a clut…

Chile’s rescued miners case dropped

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A Chilean prosecutor has ended a probe of possible responsibility for the mine collapse that trapped 33 men for more …

HUD awards $900K grant to Alaska village

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The city of Galena, Alaska, has been awarded a $900,000 grant from the federal government to help the remote villag…

Big cruise lines post onboard crime data

MIAMI (AP) — For the first time, the three largest U.S.-based cruise lines on Thursday began posting on their websites more comprehensive da…