JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan provided logistical, financial and political support, but not weapons, to rebels fighting to overthrow the government in neighboring Sudan, according to a report from the Small Arms Survey, an independent Swiss
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Antwerp Royal Museum of Fine Arts has put those big, bold Baroque works of its famous son Peter Paul Rubens into hiding — if only for a renovation.
Just as the famous Amsterdam Rijksmuseum
HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — C.J. Urquico has lived on Guam for 19 years so he’s used to a military backdrop to everyday life. Navy ships visit, Air Force jets fly overhead and war games are played off the
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say a barrage of rockets has struck a contested district on the northeastern edge of Damascus, killing at least five people.
The activists say several rockets slammed into the Barzeh district, a residential
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Police in Jackson, Miss., were reeling Friday from the killing of a decorated homicide detective inside the police department’s headquarters as he was interviewing a suspect in a recent killing.
Authorities said Det. Eric
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The Kansas House has sent Gov. Sam Brownback a bill making it legal to own switchblades and stiletto-type knives.
The… More »
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A promise from Kansas health officials to continue protecting people with AIDS and HIV from being quarantined has resolved a… More »
Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, April 05, 2013.
Showers and thunderstorms will diminish in the South, while areas of wet weather persist for the West on Friday. A strong low pressure system that developed over the Gulf of
PARIS (AP) — Lagardere has confirmed its intention to sell its stake in European aerospace and defense giant EADS by the end of July.
The French multinational company has made no secret of its wish to get rid
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A teenager facing drunken driving charges in a Nevada crash that killed five members of a California family had escaped from a juvenile facility, and it’s unclear whether anyone ever went looking for him,
PARIS (AP) — A lawyer for Gerard Depardieu says the actor again couldn’t make it in court to face drunken driving charges.
Defense attorney Eric de Caumont says Depardieu was too busy filming a movie in the United
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (AP) — At first, the rescuers couldn’t believe their ears: After four days of grueling searching, they suddenly heard a faint female voice calling for help.
Over the next 90 agonizing minutes, the cries
LONDON (AP) — One of the ballet’s world’s brightest but most volatile stars has vanished, again.
Sergei Polunin had been due to star in a dance piece based on Billy Hayes’ prison memoir “Midnight Express” opening next week
SULPHUR SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Two men whose escape from a Texas jail left residents in the largely rural area on edge are back in lockup after being captured in a barn.
Capital murder suspect Brian Allen Tucker
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government has been using 30-year-old data on aircraft collisions to justify the cost of operating control towers at small airports even though accident rates have improved significantly over that time.
Had the Federal Aviation
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado’s governor announced a sweeping review of the state’s prison and parole operations as more evidence piled up showing how a white supremacist gang member slipped through the cracks in the criminal justice
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — New questions are confronting the university that Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes attended amid disclosures that a psychiatrist warned campus police a month before the deadly assault that Holmes was dangerous and had