EU: No deal reached at nuclear talks with Iran

ALMATY, Kazakhstan (AP) — Six world powers have sat down at the negotiating table with Iran for talks they hope will make progress in curbing Tehran’s nuclear progress. Friday’s talks follow a previous round in February in the…

Ca. college student body president is sex offender

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — When flyers appeared at Riverside City College on April Fool’s Day saying the student body president was a sex offender, students were stunned by the cruel prank. They were even more stunned when they…

Buddhist, Muslims from Myanmar clash in Indonesia

MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Buddhist and Muslim asylum seekers from Myanmar brawled with rocks and knifes at an immigration detention center in Indonesia early Friday, leaving eight people dead and 15 injured, police said. The fight broke out…

Building collapses in India; at least 27 killed

MUMBAI, India (AP) — A building collapsed as it was being constructed illegally in a Mumbai, India, suburb, killing at least 27 people, police said Friday. The collapse injured 54 others and rescuers are searching for more casualties…

Jolie pays tribute to Pakistani girl at conference

NEW YORK (AP) — Angelina Jolie paid glowing tribute on Thursday to the Pakistani teenager who was shot by the Taliban for advocating for girls’ education, telling the girl’s story to a high-profile women’s conference and committing $200,000…
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Thursday H.S. sports roundup 4/4/13

Centennial League teams battled in baseball and soccer around the Capital City. Find out who won Thursday's matchups. …

Building collapses in India; at least 27 killed

MUMBAI, India (AP) — A building that was being constructed illegally in a Mumbai, India, suburb has collapsed, and at least 27 people have died. Police Inspector Digamber Jangale said 54 people were injured in the collapse Thursday…

Fed court rules electricity rebates due in Calif.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California electricity consumers could see up to $2 billion in new refunds from energy wholesalers that profited during the state’s energy crisis more than a dozen years ago if a federal judge’s recommendation holds…

Colo. prison chief’s wife choosing not to be angry

DENVER (AP) — The wife of Colorado’s slain prisons chief says she could become enraged that a clerical error led to the early release of the parolee suspected in her husband’s death, but she chooses not to make…

Casino king testifies in Vegas in contract suit

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino mogul and GOP super-donor Sheldon Adelson spent a rare day in the public eye Thursday when he took the witness stand in Las Vegas and defended his decision to turn his back on…

Trial in deaths of Amazon activists ends in Brazil

SAO PAOLO (AP) — A jury has acquitted a man who prosecutors accused of masterminding the killing of two Amazon activists in northern Brazil. Edmundo Rodrigues Costa is the national coordinator of the Catholic Land Pastoral watchdog group.…

CNN’s Ali Velshi heading to Al Jazeera America

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Al Jazeera America channel says that CNN chief business correspondent Ali Velshi is coming aboard. The channel, set to launch later this year, said Thursday that Velshi will develop and host a prime-time…

NYC ‘zombie’ finds Long Island cat in Times Square

NEW YORK (AP) — Usually it’s zombies causing a disaster, not saving the day. A Times Square haunted house promoter in full zombie makeup is being credited with rescuing a cat that disappeared from his Long Island owner’s…

US mortgage rates slip this week

Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages crept closer to their historic lows this week. Here’s a look at rates for fixed and adjustable mortgages over the past 52 weeks: Current avg. Last week 52-week high 52-week low 30-year…

Parents talk about journalist kidnapped in Syria

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The parents of an American journalist kidnapped in Syria more than four months ago said Thursday that his latest disappearance is more upsetting than an earlier one in Libya because they don’t know who is…