Beware of the blue-green algae contaminating lakes in Kansas and across the nation.Beware of the blue-green algae contaminating lakes in Kansas and across the nation.
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood mass shooting said in a statement to Fox News that the U.S. government is at war with Islam.
It’s the first statement Maj. Nidal
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — In April 1993, Omar Masoud and three accomplices broke into a European aid office in Gaza City, grabbed a young Israeli lawyer working there and stabbed him to death.
Israel arrested Masoud
WASHINGTON (AP) — Detroit’s historic bankruptcy filing is a major setback for public employee unions that have spent years trying to ward off cuts to the pensions of millions of government workers around the country.
If the city’s
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Pope Francis has delighted a crowd in Rio de Janeiro by donning a colorful Indian headdress handed to him by a member of a Brazilian tribe.
It came after the pontiff spoke Saturday
EASTON, Md. (AP) — Archaeology students have been sifting through a little patch of ground on Maryland’s Eastern Shore this summer, seeking evidence that it was home to the nation’s first free African-American community.
Historians say hundreds of
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — A Texas jury has begun deliberations in a case that pits breeders who clone horses against a pre-eminent registry that refuses to list cloned animals.
The Amarillo Globe News reports (http://bit.ly/18FoLoV) the federal court
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — A overflow crowd is attending a memorial service at a church in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic for the 47 people who were killed there when a runaway oil train derailed and exploded.
Five minutes before the Shrine Bowl Parade Topeka Police Officers evacuated Jackson St. due to a suspicious package.
PANTEGO, Texas (AP) — A swarm of about 30,000 bees has attacked a North Texas couple as they exercised their miniature horses, stinging the animals so many times they died.
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports (http://bit.ly/12RiVMA) 44-year-old Kristen
Musician JJ Cale, an influential performer and producer who wrote “After Midnight” for Eric Clapton and “Call Me the Breeze” for Lynyrd Skynyrd, has died. He was 74.
Cale’s manager Mike Kappus has told The Associated Press that
FORT MEADE, Maryland (AP) — A U.S. military judge has begun deciding the fate of Army soldier Bradley Manning, who could face life in prison for giving thousands of pieces of classified military and diplomatic information to the
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber has detonated explosives outside a Turkish hospital in Mogadishu killing at least one person and himself and wounding three others.
Mohammed Abdi said Saturday the
Even before the wooden double doors of St. Mary’s Hospital swung open and the new parents emerged into the London summer, babe in arms, it was clear whole chapters of the day-old’s life story had already been written.
LONDON (AP) — British police say 12 people have been charged with a variety of offenses in relation to ongoing protests over shale gas extraction in southern England.
Surrey Police said Saturday that they have made two further
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — There’s no such thing as “normal” weather in California wine country, and vineyard operators say this year that truism could mean good news for wine lovers.
After cool temperatures slowed ripening and kept grapes
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani army says one soldier has been killed and another wounded after Indian troops opened fire across the disputed frontier in the region of Kashmir.
Pakistan’s military says in a statement that the shooting