CAIRO (AP) — Influential Egyptian cleric warns violence against protest camps will lead to more bloodshed.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — After several delays, Swedish budget fashion chain Hennes & Mauritz AB says it has launched its online sales operations in the United States.
H&M opened its U.S. online store Thursday, saying it will sell everything
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leader of Greece’s National Union of Teachers has been suspended from his job as an Athens high school teacher as part of mass public sector staff cuts.
Themis Kotsifakis, the 55-year-old leader of
A survey finds that up to 9 percent of Kansans are at risk of developing a gambling problem
LONDON (AP) — The British government has stepped in to stop singer Kelly Clarkson taking a ring once owned by Jane Austen out of the country.
The “American Idol” winner bought the gold and turquoise ring at auction
The 7th Annual Miracle Marathon for Kids Radiothon started this morning at the North Topeka Walmart.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charlie Chaplin’s cane, costumes from the “Sound of Music” and a jacket worn by Steve McQueen in “Bullitt” have sold for several million dollars at an auction of Hollywood memorabilia.
The Los Angeles Times
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt authorities offer ‘safe passage’ to ex-President Morsi’s supporters if they end sit-ins.
MOSCOW (AP) — National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden left transit zone of a Moscow airport and entered Russia after authorities granted him temporary asylum, his lawyer said Thursday.
Anatoly Kucherena said that Snowden’s whereabouts will be kept
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures rose sharply on renewed investor confidence in the Fed’s commitment to an aggressive monetary policy, as well as some big sales numbers from automakers and an improving jobs picture.
Dow Jones industrial
BERLIN (AP) — Major German publishers gave Google permission to keep using their content on its news page as tighter online copyright rules came into force Thursday. However, they insisted that their dispute with the search giant over
CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors have unveiled a model of the Cleveland house where convicted kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro imprisoned three women for a decade.
The model was wheeled into a Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County courtroom Thursday ahead of
PHOENIX (AP) — Hundreds of bus drivers are on strike in the Phoenix area, shutting down service that serves some 57,000 riders daily within several suburbs and on routes to other cities.
The Valley Metropolitan regional Transit Authority
DETROIT (AP) — Chrysler’s U.S. sales rose 11 percent last month for the automaker’s best July in seven years.
The Auburn Hills, Mich., automaker said it sold just over 140,000 cars and trucks last month, led by strong
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign ministry says possible new U.S. sanctions will not change Tehran’s nuclear policy, but could complicate talks with world powers.
Thursday’s state TV report follows U.S. House passage of calls to tighten sanctions
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s 85-year-old king has left the Bangkok hospital where he lived for the past four years and returned to his seaside palace with the queen.
King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit traveled by car Thursday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell 19,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 326,000, the fewest since January 2008. The decline shows the job market continues to strengthen.
The Labor Department said