CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — O.J. Simpson won a small victory Wednesday in his bid for freedom as Nevada granted him parole on some of his 2008 convictions for kidnapping and armed robbery involving the holdup of two
ISLAMABAD (AP) — A new set of players but the same lingering issues are confronting John Kerry on his first visit to Pakistan as U.S. secretary of state: the fight against extremism, American drone attacks inside the country
CLEVELAND (AP) — When Ariel Castro was first arrested and charged with imprisoning and raping three women in his house on a tough Cleveland street over a decade, his attorneys said evidence would show that he was not
A retired Leavenworth County detective says he still holds out hope that the 1983 murders of a couple will be solved.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After a nearly three-year battle with South African regulators, DuPont Co. said Wednesday that it has completed the purchase of a majority stake in South Africa’s Pannar Seed. The deal greatly expands the
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Republican Rep. Tom Cotton plans to announce his bid next week to challenge two-term incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor in next year’s elections, according to a person familiar with the congressman’s plans.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate roundly rejected a proposal Wednesday to redirect aid for Egypt into bridge-building projects in the U.S. after a potential Republican presidential candidate and conservative tea party favorite challenged the Obama administration’s refusal to
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil rose above $104 a barrel Wednesday, a day after hitting a four-week low. But traders say further gains are unlikely.
U.S. benchmark oil was up $1.25 to $104.33 per barrel
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate roundly rejected a proposal Wednesday to redirect aid for Egypt into bridge-building projects in the U.S. after a potential Republican presidential candidate and tea party favorite challenged the Obama administration’s refusal to label
LONDON (AP) — Foreign Secretary William Hague says Britain is open to better relations with Iran on a “step-by-step” basis and he is willing to meet with Tehran’s foreign minister.
The Foreign Office says Hague stressed the need
JERUSALEM (AP) — A U.S. diplomat in Jerusalem says reaching an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal within nine months is a target, not a deadline.
Consul-General Michael Ratney told reporters that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is expected to
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s national security team has been arguing today that the government’s sweeping domestic surveillance powers need to be retained.
But in testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee, they acknowledged that some limits appear
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s Foreign Ministry says a rebel ambush on an army convoy has killed nine soldiers.
The convoy was transporting fuel supplies for the U.N. mission in Abyei, a disputed region between Sudan and South
Fik-Shun lived to dance another day on the FOX prime time hit “So You Think You Can Dance.”
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada officials are releasing details about their $4 million plan to upgrade Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas.
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