MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s highest court reduces prison term for Khodorkovsky, his partner.
YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Japan on Tuesday unveiled its biggest warship since World War II, a huge flat-top destroyer that has raised eyebrows in China and elsewhere because it bears a strong resemblance to a conventional aircraft carrier.
Brownback is preparing to issue a proclamation that officially calls the Kansas Legislature into special session Sept. 3.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Museum of Art will display drawings and prints by Spanish artist Francisco de Goya and others at an exhibition that’s the only U.S. stop on an international tour of artwork
The government’s weekly snapshot of Kansas agriculture says the recent, widespread rain is helping pastures as well as crops.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Firefighters and soldiers are battling a wildfire that broke out overnight and burned through forest near Greece’s capital city, Athens. Authorities have managed to prevent the flames from moving into a nature reserve near
Autopsies will be performed Tuesday on two young boys who were strangled in their sleep by a python that escaped from a pet store in Canada
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A suspected U.S. drone killed four alleged al-Qaida members in Yemen on Tuesday, as the State Department ordered the U.S. Embassy there evacuated as a result of the threat by al-Qaida that has triggered
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A report says Vietnam has executed the first prisoner by lethal injection after a long delay caused by the country’s struggle to obtain the needed chemicals.
The Communist country had not executed anyone since
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — After years of delays, the trial of the man charged in the Fort Hood mass shooting seems likely to unfold as a faceoff between the gunman and his victims.
Starting Tuesday, Maj. Nidal
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has ordered the U.S. Embassy in Yemen evacuated as a result of the threat by al-Qaida that has triggered temporary shutdowns of 19 American diplomatic posts across the Middle East and Africa.
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Lawyers for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning are pursuing strategies aimed at reducing his possible sentence for disclosing classified information through the website WikiLeaks.
A military judge is considering those motions as Manning’s sentencing
WASHINGTON (AP) — An intercepted secret message between al-Qaida chief Ayman al-Zawahri and his deputy in Yemen about plans for a major terrorist attack was the trigger that set off the current shutdown of many U.S. embassies across
CAMPO, Calif. (AP) — An Amber Alert was in effect early Tuesday for the two missing children of a woman whose body was found inside a burned rural house near the U.S.-Mexico border, and authorities said the man
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Malaysian man has escaped from al-Qaida-linked militants who held him for nine months and told Philippine police his cousin died of an illness in captivity, a police official said Tuesday.
Officers on patrol
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The final treasures of a quiet man who collected a fortune in gold coins are going on the auction block Tuesday.
The body of Walter Samaszko Jr. was found in his Carson City
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Before a black Dodge Avenger careened down the crowded Venice Beach boardwalk last weekend, injuring 16 people and killing an Italian newlywed, suspect Nathan Louis Campbell left virtually no evidence of his short presence