TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A horse in Hillsborough County has been euthanized after contracting a rare, mosquito-borne illness, and health officials are advising residents… More »
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state’s insurance commissioner on Thursday announced that he’s approved 31 plans that will be part of the state’s new… More »
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An expert panel called Thursday for more transparency surrounding the deepening reliance of the United Nations on private security companies for services from armed guards to police training.
The Working Group on the Use
POTTSVILLE, Pennsylvania (AP) — A judge has upheld charges against a U.S. woman accused of helping her 93-year-old father kill himself through a morphine… More »
Movie fans who were intrigued by director Peter Jackson’s use of high frame rates in “The Hobbit” are now getting a chance to see the super-clear format online.
The second season of the YouTube
As the number of family farms decreases, it’s hard to keep kids interested in agriculture. So 4-H agents are trying to make the wheat industry more appealing to kids who live in town.
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A judge has upheld charges against a Philadelphia woman accused of helping her 93-year-old father commit suicide through a morphine… More »
MADRID (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy told Parliament on Thursday that he was wrong to trust his former party financial chief for so many years, and repeated his vigorous denials of the ex-treasurer’s allegations the party
MADRID (AP) — The driver of the train that derailed in northwestern Spain, killing 79 people, has said he was traveling at twice the speed limit when he approached a treacherous turn.
But, sitting uneasily before a judge,
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Chemical weapons experts are gathering in the Netherlands and will depart “within days” for Syria to investigate three allegations of alleged chemical weapons use, the United Nations said Thursday.
U.N. spokesman Martin Nesirky said
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A New York-based human rights group on Thursday calling for Jamaican police to conduct a full investigation into the mob killing of a transgender teenager.
Dwayne Jones was found dead on July 22 near
BEIRUT (AP) — At least two rockets slammed Thursday night into an area south of the Lebanese capital that houses the Defense Ministry and presidential palace, Lebanon’s state-run news agency said.
There were no casualties from the rockets
NEW YORK (AP) — Like the famous marble lions out front, the New York Public Library’s flagship building has long symbolized serene endurance in the service of knowledge. But plans for a major change within the landmark have
A city council candidate who came under fire for a coupon connected to his campaign earlier this year has been cleared of any criminal wrongdoing.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Sen. Jay Rockefeller has introduced a third bill this year aimed at protecting West Virginia’s coal miners.
The Black Lung… More »