MASHKEL, Pakistan (AP) — Zar Bibi’s 7-year-old son was napping when a massive earthquake demolished this small Pakistani town earlier this week near the Iranian border. The mud walls of the family’s home were no match for the
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The global economic crisis is hitting Vatican employees in their cassock pockets.
The Vatican said Thursday that Pope Francis, known for his frugal ways, decided Vatican employees won’t be getting the bonus that traditionally
WASHINGTON (AP) — The author of sanctions against Russians over human rights violations says there would be no need for the punishment if Russia focused on holding those accountable for the death of Sergei Magnitsky.
Sen. Ben Cardin
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund says the United States, Europe, Japan and China all need to make adjustments to their current economic policies in order to boost a still-struggling global economy.
Recent events in Boston and Texas emphasize the importance of knowing what to do when an emergency occurs.
BRIGHTON, Colo. (AP) — Dozens of snakes are in good condition after a home in the Denver suburb of Brighton caught fire. The trick now is to get them out of the basement.
Two adults and five children
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A Chilean military tugboat was heading to Antarctica on Thursday to prevent an environmental disaster by retrieving a Chinese fishing ship that caught fire and began to drift dangerously near sharp glaciers.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad thanked government workers in a massive rally that was seen as a show of his power ahead of the June presidential election.
The official IRNA news agency reported that an
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s re-election glow is gone. Congress’ reputation remains dismal. And only about one in five Americans say they trust the government to do what’s right most of the time, an Associated Press-GfK poll
BRANT, N.Y. (AP) — A van carrying 10 people home from a Florida vacation drifted off the Thruway on Thursday morning and rear-ended a state-owned dump truck moving slowly alongside the highway outside Buffalo, killing two adults and