Rescuers struggled Wednesday to help thousands of people injured and left homeless after their houses collapsed in a major earthquake in southwestern Pakistan as the death toll from the massive tremor the day before rose to at least 271.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The European Union has called on authorities in the Maldives not to delay a presidential runoff after the Supreme Court postponed the election indefinitely following a complaint of alleged irregularities.
Catherine Ashton, the
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United Nations voiced concern Wednesday over the fate of more than 100,000 Filipinos displaced by two weeks of fighting between government troops and Muslim rebels, saying they were at risk of disease from
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United Nations voiced concern Wednesday over the fate of more than 100,000 Filipinos displaced by two weeks of fighting… More »
A teenager from a Las Vegas suburb remained on the loose Wednesday amid a national manhunt and charges he killed his mother and 9-year-old brother just a day after celebrating his 16th birthday.
HONG KONG (AP) — Some 300,000 people joined Asia’s millionaire ranks last year, according to a world wealth report released Wednesday, which also found that the region slipped behind a rebounding North America.
The report by CapGemini and
COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) — For the first two years of her life, Veronica lived in South Carolina with her two adoptive parents. For the next two, she was in the custody of her Native American father in
JERUSALEM (AP) — A senior Israeli minister is criticizing the prime minister’s instruction to Israel’s U.N. delegation to boycott the Iranian president’s speech at the General Assembly.
Finance Minister Yair Lapid said in a statement that Benjamin Netanyahu’s
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A legislative analyst for the Marijuana Policy Project told state lawmakers on Wednesday that permitting the use of marijuana for… More »
RIVERSIDE, California (AP) — Details of the massacre were gruesome: 160 Guatemalan men, women and children beaten with a sledgehammer, thrown down a well, shot and grenaded by the army.
Three decades on, that grisly portrait is being
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — For the first two years of her life, Veronica lived in South Carolina with her two adoptive parents. For the next two, she was in the custody of her Native American father in Oklahoma.
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s King Juan Carlos has had a hip prosthesis successfully removed after he was found to have an infection that made… More »
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The Associated Press Connecticut Daybook for Wednesday, Sept. 25, and Thursday, Sept. 26. For questions about… More »
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University is getting federal funding to continue its diabetes education, prevention and monitoring project.
Rep. Nick Rahall and Sens.… More »