The Kansas Medicaid program is mailing questionnaires to 130,000 households asking who lives in each one and how many expect to file income tax returns next year.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks earning more than 100,000 euros ($132,500) a year will have to pay for their own police protection from potential terrorist and organized crime attacks, under new cost-cutting plans.
The Public Order Ministry said
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A City Council that overwhelming wants Mayor Bob Filner to resign is being asked to pay the beleaguered leader’s legal bills in a lawsuit filed by his former communications director that accuses him of
LONDON (AP) — UK oil company BP reported a net profit of $2 billion for the second quarter, up from a loss of $1.5 billion in the same period of last year but missing analyst expectations.
KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s military says 12 killed in multiple blasts in Christian area of Nigeria’s Kano city.
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — It’s judgment day for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, the soldier charged with aiding the enemy for giving troves of U.S. government secrets to WikiLeaks.
The military judge hearing the court-martial for the former
Weather Underground Forecast for Tuesday, July 30, 2013.
Active weather will continue in the nation¼’s mid-section of the nation on Tuesday as an impulse over the South-Central Plains advances into the Ozarks. This disturbance, combined with sufficient moisture
ROME (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi’s political fate is in the hands of Italy’s highest court, which is preparing to hear arguments in the former premier’s fraud conviction.
Berlusconi has been convicted of tax fraud in a complex TV
RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Israeli President Shimon Peres has taken part in the ceremony to open a museum honoring a couple who saved some 50 Jews from extermination in Nazi-occupied Latvia.
The museum in downtown Riga, Latvia’s capital,
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In word and deed during his trip to Brazil, Pope Francis put clergy and faithful alike on notice: Get energized, go out and spread the Gospel, give the Roman Catholic Church a more
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — At least 10 suspected Nazi war criminals ordered deported by the United States never left the country, according to an Associated Press review of Justice Department data — and four are living in the U.S.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Daniel Chong was a 23-year-old engineering student when the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration left him in a windowless cell for four days without food or water. He says he drank his own urine to
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The Traverse City Film Festival is taking over as sole owner of the historic State Theatre downtown.
Film festival founder Michael Moore is to celebrate the development at a ceremony Tuesday alongside representatives
MACAU (AP) — A Chinese fighter’s victory at a Macau showdown brings the world’s top casino market a step closer to challenging Las Vegas for dominance of another Sin City staple: big-time boxing matches.
Macau, which long ago
CAIRO (AP) — The European Union’s top diplomat held a two-hour meeting with Egypt’s ousted president, who has been held incommunicado since his overthrow in a July 3 military coup, the EU said on Tuesday.
Catherine Ashton is
MADRID (AP) — Spain remains in recession but only just.
The country’s National Statistics Institute says the Spanish economy contracted in the second quarter by a quarterly rate of 0.1 percent as a result of weak domestic consumer
BANGKOK (AP) — Bitcoin, the cybercurrency trying to go mainstream, says it has suspended trading in Thailand after officials declared it illegal.
The company overseeing bitcoins in Thailand says on its website that the central bank informed it