MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow doesn’t understand why North Korea has suggested that Moscow and other countries close their embassies in Pyongyang, and he says he’s concerned about the high tensions on the Korean peninsula.
The winner of a city council seat in a small north central Kansas town probably won’t ever serve in office, at least until he becomes a U.S. citizen.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Three congressmen say a Virginia contractor has been illegally detained and beaten in Afghanistan.
U.S. Reps. Scott Rigell and Frank Wolf of Virginia and Duncan Hunter of California sent a letter Thursday asking
PARIS (AP) — Will the future see flocks of sheep baaing beneath the Eiffel Tower and bleating by Notre Dame cathedral?
Paris is enlisting a few hungry sheep to keep the city’s grass trim, replacing gas-guzzling lawnmowers.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock market futures are plunging after the Labor Department reported that the economy added just 88,000 jobs in March, the lowest gain in nine months.
Dow Jones industrial average futures slid 135 points
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added just 88,000 jobs in March, the fewest in nine months and a sharp retreat after a period of strong hiring. The slowdown is a reminder that the job market’s path back to
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit unexpectedly narrowed in February as exports climbed close to an all-time high and the volume of imported crude oil fell to the lowest level in 17 years.
The gap between exports
EAST WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut shop that sold a gun to the Newtown school shooter’s mother has lost its federal firearms license.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives revoked the license of Riverview Gun
NEW YORK (AP) — A man who repeatedly used phony credentials to gain entry into New York City’s jails may get his wish to do more time.
Prosecutors told a judge on Thursday that they want Matthew Matagrano
NEW YORK (AP) — Real-life husband and wife Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz are to play an adulterous stage couple in a Broadway production of Harold Pinter’s “Betrayal.”
Weisz will make her Broadway debut in Pinter’s 1978 study
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis indicated Friday that he will seek to have the church act “with determination” against clergy sex abuse cases.
The pope pushed for decisive action during a meeting with the prefect of the
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian state media says the brother-in-law of the nation’s deposed dictator has died in the hospital from a brain ailment.
The TAP news agency on Friday quoted prison chief Habib Sbouli as saying that
Salina police say a 19-year-old woman was arrested after officers found about 4 pounds of marijuana in her car.
LONDON (AP) — Guitarist Mark Knopfler has canceled two shows in Russia in protest over what he says is a crackdown on human rights groups in the country.
The former Dire Straits frontman is scrapping the June gigs
The price of oil dipped below $93 a barrel Friday ahead of the release of employment figures which traders hope will shed more light on the state of the U.S. economy.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark oil