TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s nuclear regulator said Thursday that it is largely unknown what impact radioactive water leaking from the country’s wrecked nuclear plant is having on the Pacific Ocean and the situation must be monitored more closely.
PARIS (AP) — A French defense spokesman says the French military is ready to commit forces to an operation in Syria if President Francois Hollande decides to do so.
Hollande remained non-committal Thursday, offering his support for the
A nonprofit Texas group is asking Wichita officials to adopt a program that would let citizens issue citations when they see drivers illegally using disabled parking spots.
LONDON (AP) — Co-operative Bank reported a net loss of 781.5 million pounds ($1.2 billion) for the first half versus a 45.3 million pounds loss a year earlier as it struggles to rectify problems arising from the financial
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-left challenger is pledging to introduce a national minimum wage and raise taxes for Germany’s highest earners if he wins next month’s elections.
Polls indicate that Peer Steinbrueck has a daunting hill
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Kansas State is preparing to unveil a new statue of head football coach Bill Snyder at the school’s newly renovated stadium.
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s opposition Labour Party has indicated it may not support even a watered down version of a government resolution on Syria.
Labour leader Ed Miliband said Thursday he is unwilling to give Prime Minister David
Several Shawnee County organizations are sponsoring a community workout on the campus of Washburn University in Topeka.
Hispanic business groups are joining forces to reach out to the business community about economic development in Kansas.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban insurgents staged an evening mountain pass ambush on an Afghan police convoy patrolling a key highway, killing 15 officers and wounding 10 in western Afghanistan’s Farah province, a provincial official said Thursday. Earlier,
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman charged with defacing the Washington National Cathedral and suspected of committing similar vandalism at other sites including the Lincoln Memorial is expected back in court for a status hearing.
Jiamei Tian is accused
ATLANTA (AP) — This isn’t ordinary pillow talk: A new study estimates that nearly 9 million adults in this country resort to sleeping pills to get sufficient rest. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says most are
LAS VEGAS (AP) — It turns out that even in Sin City, some sins are hard to overlook.
The Palazzo hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip is trying to evict a 10-month-old nightclub for shows it says are
BERLIN (AP) — The number of people out of work Germany ticked up slightly in August but not enough to alter the unemployment rate, which remained stable at 6.8 percent.
In its last report before national elections in
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Yugoslav war crimes tribunal has removed a Danish judge from the long-running war crimes trial of Serbian nationalist Vojislav Seselj, saying a letter the judge wrote criticizing the court makes it appear
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government said Thursday that China has withdrawn an invitation to President Benigno Aquino III to visit a trade fair, an apparent snub as the two countries are locked in a territorial dispute.