A French lawmaker is defending himself against accusations that he told a group of Gypsies he wished the Nazis had killed more members of the minority during World War II.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Britain is organizing an informal meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Friday so members can exchange views with senior leaders of Syria’s main opposition group.
Britain’s U.N. Ambassador Mark Lyall Grant said Tuesday
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge has prevented prosecutors from showing jurors in a theft trial a photo of the large house of a former chairman of the tribe that owns Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino.
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan’s oil minister said Tuesday the country would shut down its oil production by next week ahead of the deadline Sudan set for companies in its territory to stop receiving South Sudan’s
The Kansas Fire Marshal is drawing fire for his efforts to reinstate oversight of the explosive industry in the state.
BERLIN (AP) — The Simon Wiesenthal Center is launching a poster campaign in several German cities hoping to track down the last surviving Nazi war criminals not yet brought to justice.
Some 2,000 posters depicting the entrance gate
BOSTON (AP) — The incoming director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra has canceled a weekend appearance at Tanglewood after suffering a concussion following a freak accident in Germany.
Mark Volpe, the orchestra’s managing director, said Monday that Andris
LOS ANGELES (AP) — University of Southern California students have filed a federal complaint alleging the school ignored or mishandled sexual assault and rape cases.
Students who alleged they were raped held a news conference on Monday announcing
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The name of the South African restaurant means “the back of beyond,” but it was the place to be in its heyday, drawing Nelson Mandela and other global figures who perused a menu of ostrich
NEW YORK (AP) — A mix of good and bad earnings reports from big companies kept the stock market treading water in early trading Tuesday.
China’s pledge to maintain its economic growth also helped.
As of 10 a.m.,
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on more than a dozen companies that market illegal treatments for diabetes, ranging from bogus dietary supplements to prescription drugs sold online without a prescription.
Former Sen. Bob Dole and the granddaughter of President Dwight D. Eisenhower have been named to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s re-election team for 2014.
East Topeka might be home to a new Wal-Mart Supercenter soon and its plans continue to get attention from the store’s potential neighbors.
The 1980s band Flock of Seagulls says someone flew off with $70,000 of its equipment during a Southern California gig.
A chance encounter with a woman in a bar thrusts Sam Capra into the deadliest and scariest mission yet in Jeff Abbott’s new thriller, “Downfall.”
The Kansas Highway Patrol and Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are looking for more information on an accident that killed a Lawrence bicyclist.
Syria’s main Western-backed opposition group on Tuesday welcomed an EU decision to place the military wing of Hezbollah on the bloc’s terror list as a “step in the right direction