A Lawrence man has finally received the Olympic medal he won more than a decade ago for Nigeria.
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A senior Syrian official said Monday that his country will defend itself against any international attack and will not be an easy target as the U.S. and other countries heat up rhetoric in response
Donald Trump on Monday defended his Trump University as a booming success for student entrepreneurs and blasted New York’s attorney general, who called it a scam.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — State environmental officials say a mosquito sample in Tiverton has tested positive for the bird disease known as Highlands J… More »
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations did not directly comment Monday on reports that the U.S. hacked U.N. and European Union internal communications, saying only that international treaties protect its offices and all diplomatic missions from interference,
NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth Gilbert spent enough years as a memoir writer, and had so much success, that even her admirers forget that she started out in fiction.
“For all intents and purposes, whatever I did before
NEW YORK (AP) — The clothes that had everyone talking at MTV’s Video Music Awards were mostly notable for their absence.
Miley Cyrus appeared on stage in a revealing leotard, then stripped down to a nude bikini to
Hundreds of firefighters were digging trenches, clearing brush and starting back blazes to keep a wildfire raging north of Yosemite National Park out of several mountain hamlets.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina state government’s 10,000 employees at public mental hospitals, substance abuse treatment centers and other facilities for people with… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Rigel Pharmaceuticals tumbled Monday after the company reported a potential asthma treatment failed to meet any of its… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — The 17th century painting “Girl with a Pearl Earring” is coming to a New York City museum this fall.
The Frick Collection will show Johannes Vermeer’s portrait of the girl with an enigmatic gaze
NEW DELHI (AP) — In a tangle of forgotten, overgrown brush in the heart of India’s capital, a quiet plan has been hatched to change the landscape of one of the world’s most populous cities.
An intricate Mughal
Pre-school teacher arrested after biting 15-month-old as form of punishment.
MOSCOW (AP) — NSA leaker Edward Snowden spent two days in the Russian Consulate in Hong Kong directly before flying to Moscow on what turned out to be an abortive attempt to reach asylum in Latin America, the
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Residents say a Swiss woman who was kidnapped and briefly held by an al-Qaida-linked group in April has returned to the northern Malian town of Timbuktu, from where she was taken.
Diadie Maiga, the