Egypt court asks Mufti to weigh in on death sentences for 13

An Egyptian court has referred the case of 13 defendants accused on terrorism charges to the country's top religious authority, the Grand Mufi, for a non-binding opinion on whether they can be potentially executed as the prosecution seeks

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

South African photographer of iconic protest image dies

Sam Nzima, the South African photographer who took the iconic image of fatally wounded black student, Hector Pieterson, being carried by a fellow high school student away from the gunfire of apartheid police in the Soweto student riots of 1976, has died

DATE: May 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

26 people killed in Burundi 'terrorist' attack: Official

Burundi official says 26 people killed in overnight attack by 'terrorist group' in rural area

DATE: May 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Oklahoma governor angers gun and gay rights groups same day

Oklahoma's Republican Governor Mary Fallin anger gun and gay rights groups on the same day

DATE: May 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Help wanted – desperately – as applicants become scarce

AURORA, Colo. — In a country in the midst of sustained economic growth, Colorado has been ahead of the pack. Month after month of an expanding economy has resulted in some pretty good times for...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Rio police recreate murder scene of black councilwoman

Rio de Janeiro police are recreating the murder scene of councilwoman Marielle Franco, who was killed along with the driver upon returning from an event on March 14

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Official: 18 killed amid flooding, landslides in Rwanda

A Rwandan official says at least 18 people have been killed amid landslides and flooding in the country's west over the weekend

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Leopard grabs, kills toddler in Uganda national park

A wildlife official say a leopard has mauled and killed a toddler in a protected area popular with tourists

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Arizona museum explores cultural significance of Route 66

KINGMAN, Ariz. – Tens of thousands of people visit the Arizona Route 66 Museum each year, aiming to get a feel for what it was like to take the old highway route that crossed eight states to...

DATE: May 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rail workers strike across France to protest labor changes

Rail workers set up street protests across France on Thursday as they resumed their rolling strike against President Emmanuel Macron's plans to revamp the national railway company SNCF

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Burundi jails official who urged the drowning of opponents

A court in Burundi has jailed a ruling party official who allegedly called for the drowning of the government's perceived opponents

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Man indicted in teen’s fatal beating is found dead in jail

SANTA FE, N.M. – Authorities say a man accused of killing a 13-year-old boy who endured years of abuse is dead as a result of what appears to have been a suicide at the Santa Fe County jail....

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News