DETROIT (AP) — A documentary celebrating Detroit’s 1970s Jit dance craze, a competition showcasing the city’s jazz scene and an after school program on classical Arab music are among the 56 projects that will receive some of the
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the backyard of his remote Southern California home, Bernie Jones is etching an unconventional blueprint: a construction plan to build his underground survival shelter. It won’t be the typical, cramped Cold War-era bunker.
GROVELAND, Fla. (AP) — In the five weeks since he declared his support for a comprehensive immigration overhaul, U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster has gotten an earful.
One constituent told the second-term Republican that immigrants carry disease. Another said
LONDON (AP) — You might forgive Britain’s royal protection unit for being a little jittery.
Two days after an intruder was discovered prowling around Buckingham Palace, police confronted Prince Andrew, the second son of Queen Elizabeth II, in
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Former Olympian Nova Peris says she was targeted by the worst onslaught of racial abuse she had ever endured during her campaign to become the first Aboriginal woman to win a seat in Australia’s
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state TV says that the Tehran municipal council has re-elected the capital’s popular mayor, who unsuccessfully ran for president in June.
The Sunday report says Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf won the votes of 16
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s new government prepared to take control of the nation Sunday, with Prime Minister-elect Tony Abbott vowing to immediately scrap a hated tax on carbon polluters and implement a controversial plan to stop asylum
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli government official says Israel has issued a complaint to the U.S. about Palestinian officials leaking classified details about ongoing peace negotiations.
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators had pledged to U.S. Secretary of State John
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Scientists are assessing the damage from a massive wildfire burning around Yosemite National Park, laying plans to protect habitat and waterways as the fall rainy season approaches.
Members of the federal Burned Area Emergency
ROME (AP) — Italy’s ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi has turned to Europe’s human rights court in a bid to avoid a ban on holding public office and other punishment for his tax fraud conviction.
His top aide, Angelino Alfano,