Greece expects economy to grow, finally

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece expects its economy to grow next year — at last. In its draft budget presented Monday, the government forecast …

NKorea rushes to finish lavish ski resort

MASIK PASS, North Korea (AP) — The secretary-general of North Korea’s ski association views the sprawling alpine landscape before him with u…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Pressure mounts on Taiwan for China talks

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Pressure is mounting on Taiwan’s weakened president to open political talks with Beijing after Chinese President Xi Ji…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Oct. 19, the 292nd day of 2013. There are 73 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 19, 1987, the s…

83 more bodies pulled from sea

LAMPEDUSA, Italy (AP) — The Italian coast guard says search and recovery operations in the area where a fishing boat packed with 500 African…