OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A judge granted the mother of Amanda Bynes a temporary conservatorship on Friday to make decisions about her daughter’s treatment in case the former child actress is released from a facility where she is
CHICAGO (AP) — Religion and the nation’s new health law haven’t exactly been viewed as friendly partners in the public eye, with most of… More »
Authorities say a Southwest Airlines jet was diverted to Birmingham due to a mid-flight fire alarm.
While parts of Kansas are drowning in rain, parts of western Kansas are still in a severe drought.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Water-weary residents of Missouri, Kansas and nearby states are girding for more possible floods after a week of intermittent downpours dumped as much as 15 inches of rain and caused several deaths.
SAO PAULO (AP) — A court in the northeastern state of Pernambuco has ordered Brazil’s Army for the first time to recognize a same-sex civil union between a sergeant and his companion .
Judge Elio Siqueira said in
NAHARIYA, Israel (AP) — It looks like a standard scene in the corner of the children’s intensive care unit at a hospital in this northern Israeli town. The counter is jammed with stuffed animals, and balloons shaped like
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An independent television station in Libya says gunmen have killed one of its anchors in the eastern city of Benghazi.
The station said Ezzedine Kossad was shot dead Friday while he was driving his
WASHINGTON (AP) — The London trader at the center of JPMorgan Chase’s $6 billion trading loss is unlikely to face federal charges, according to a news report Friday.
Bruno Iksil, the so-called “London Whale” who placed many of
The drought that threatened Wichita’s water supply the two past summers is officially over.
CAIRO (AP) — Ten of thousands of supporters of Egypt’s ousted president are marching in the streets of Cairo and across the country demanding his reinstatement.
The protesters waved signs Friday bearing the picture of President Mohammed Morsi,
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A large oil spill from an underwater pipe has contaminated waters in Manila Bay near the Philippine capital and prompted authorities on Friday to ban fishing.
The coast guard said about 500,000 liters (132,000
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Lawyers for outgoing Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said Friday they filed an appeal with the Constitutional Court of the July 31 election results that gave Zimbabwe’s longtime President Robert Mugabe 61 percent of the
The International Olympic Committee is waiting for the Russian government to clarify the anti-gay law that is overshadowing preparations for the Sochi Games.
THE DESCENT: Asiana Airlines, the South Korean operator of the jet that crash landed in San Francisco last month, reported a second straight quarterly… More »