KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel offered no hints Sunday about likely U.S. response to Syria’s purported use of chemical weapons, telling reporters traveling with him in Malaysia that the Obama administration is
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Fresh sectarian violence broke out in northwestern Myanmar late Saturday when Buddhist mobs burned down dozens of homes and shops following rumors a that young woman had been sexually assaulted by a Muslim man.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar police say Buddhist mobs have burned down dozens of houses and shops after rumors spread that a Buddhist woman was sexually assaulted by a Muslim man. There were no reports of injuries.
GROVELAND, California (AP) — Officials are clearing brush and setting sprinklers to protect two groves of giant sequoias as a week-old wildfire rages along the remote northwest edge of Yosemite National Park.
The iconic trees can resist fire,
The Kansas City Chiefs put together a solid drive in overtime and beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-20 on Saturday night.
A 51-year-old man has been sentenced to 10 years and two months in prison in the fatal stabbing of his brother.
A program to encourage students to pursue technical education is getting glowing reviews from students, business leaders and politicians.
MGP Ingredients has postponed its annual stockholders meeting amid a call for new leadership.
Steep cuts from Thursday’s Shawnee County budget meeting has left many non profit organizations wondering where they will find the extra money they need to keep running.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Jordan Zimmermann rebounded from one of his worst career outings to go 7 2-3 strong innings, Ian Desmond hit… More »
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s government has announced that peace talks with the country’s largest guerrilla army will be renewed on Monday in Cuba after the rebels temporarily walked away from the negotiations.
Almost simultaneously, the army said
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s attorney general is suing Donald Trump for $40 million, saying the real estate mogul helped run a phony “Trump University” that promised to make students rich but instead steered them into expensive
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says U.S. Central Command and the Jordanian Armed Forces are co-hosting Mideast defense chiefs in Jordan over the next few days to discuss the region’s security environment.
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs
NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Harris, one of Broadway’s most honored performers, whose roles ranged from the flamboyant Sally Bowles in “I Am a Camera” to the reclusive Emily Dickinson in “The Belle of Amherst,” died Saturday. She
VERONA, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York wedding went an extra round when boxing great Mike Tyson just happened to stumble upon the wedding party posing for pictures.
The Observer-Dispatch of Utica reports (http://bit.ly/157FrRf ) Saturday the
CARLISLE, Iowa (AP) — Russell S. Doughten Jr., whose series of evangelical films about a post-rapture Earth was screened to millions of Christians in churches around the world, has died. He was 86.
Doughten died Monday at his
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Police have arrested a man they say killed a 99-year-old woman inside her upstate New York home.
Poughkeepsie (poh-KIHP’-see) City Police say 20-year-old Javon Tyrek Rogers was arraigned Saturday, charged with burglary and first-degree