BERLIN (AP) - The European Union's bailout fund is working on a €100 billion ($120 billion) package to prop up Spanish banks, according to a report Saturday by German news weekly Der Spiegel.
A confidential draft plan by senior officials at the European Financial Stability Facility proposes an
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jail commanders condoning the beating of inmates. Evidence withheld from inmates accused of attacking guards. A photo of a woman wearing an official-looking badge while brandishing handguns at a nightclub.
Allegations and litigation continue to
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton used her first meeting with Egypt's new Islamist president to press Mohammed Morsi to start a dialogue with military leaders as a way of preserving the country's transition to democracy.
By BRIAN WITTEAssociated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - A doctor who ran against Mitt Romney for Massachusetts governor a decade ago won the chance to challenge him again on Saturday, this time as the Green Party's presidential nominee.
Jill Stein, an internist from Lexington, Mass., blasted both
Saturday's Weather Update:
Numerous Thunderstorms This Weekend..."Some
Overnight: Clusters of Thunderstorm activity will
persist well into the early morning hours…Some storms may be strong enough to
produce hail, strong wind bursts & localized
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Nearly $25 million has already been spent to prepare for the immediate aftermath of this year's wildfires, putting the U.S. Forest Service on track for another possible record year of spending on burned-area recovery efforts.
ATHOL, Idaho - Kootenai County Emergency crews responded to a report of a person hit by a vehicle, Friday afternoon at 12:30. When they arrived they found a nine year-old boy who was breathing but unresponsive.
MedStar transported the boy to an area hospital. Idaho State Patrol is investigating
By KRISTIN M. HALLAssociated Press
LEWISBURG, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee woman who ended her adoption of a 7-year-old Russian boy by putting him on a plane to Moscow by himself lost her bid Friday to keep from paying $150,000 in child support.
Torry Hansen made her first court appearance Friday
By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - Officials say historic rainfall levels that drenched the Houston area this week flooded dozens of homes but probably also resulted in the end of drought conditions in Southeast Texas.
Francisco Sanchez of the Harris County Office of Homeland
By PETE YOSTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two men have been charged with trying to illegally export nuclear-related material to Iran that could be used in gas centrifuges to enrich uranium, the Justice Department announced Friday.
A grand jury indictment in the case also charged one of the