WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of sex-selective abortions in India have skewed gender ratios, and the origins of the problem can be traced to American-supported… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Priyanka Chopra has received an NFL promotion.
The Indian actress-singer, who sang the intro to last season’s “Thursday Night Kickoff,” will sing the intro to NFL Network’s “Thursday Night Football” this season. She replaces
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica’s national security minister says a worrying spike in violent crime is threatening the steady progress made in reducing the island’s high homicide rate.
Peter Bunting told lawmakers Tuesday that there were 251 homicides
DENVER (AP) — A federal team has arrived in Colorado to help investigate hospital reports that synthetic marijuana is to blame for scores of… More »
SAN MARTIN JILOTEPEQUE, Guatemala (AP) — The death toll in a rural Guatemala bus crash rose to 46 on Tuesday, after two more people died of injuries suffered in the vehicle’s plunge into a deep canyon.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon health officials are considering whether to use the state’s authority to approve or reject health insurance premiums as a… More »
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet nearly broke down Tuesday while visiting the detention and torture center where she was held during the 1973-90 dictatorship.
The site formerly known as Villa Grimaldi has been turned
BEIRUT (AP) — A Russian plan under which Syria would turn over its chemical weapons in order to avoid Western missile strikes is hitting some snags.
The plan bogged down today when Moscow rejected U.S. and French demands
The San Francisco 49ers gave up ground to the Denver Broncos while holding down the top spot in the AP Pro32 power rankings after the first week of the regular season.
The 49ers earned seven first-place votes and
New details about a vaccine recall in Sedgwick County after several hundred vaccines were found stored outside of recommended temperatures.
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil’s president has bounced back in a poll after her popularity dropped following widespread anti-government protests.
President Dilma Rousseff saw her personal approval hit 58 percent in the most recent poll conducted by the
The murder of 21-year-old Keith Ancell Monday has sent a shockwave through two communities in Lincoln County as people try to figure out what led to the fatal shooting that put the son of a county sheriff in jail.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Rights groups and the United Nations are expressing concern that Venezuela’s withdrawal from the Inter-American Court of Human Rights could heighten political persecution in the South American nation.
The socialist-led government’s pullout from the
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett’s administration is being told it must shift tens of thousands of Pennsylvania children from a state-subsidized health… More »
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The San Francisco city attorney filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the state of Nevada, claiming it has wrongfully and… More »