By LUIS ANDRES HENAOAssociated Press
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - Poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean is now easing at a slower pace, the UN's regional economic body said on Thursday, calling on governments to make policy changes that encourage growth while reducing the huge gap between the
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Sweden's public broadcaster says it has obtained secret documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden suggesting a Swedish spy agency has been a key supplier of intelligence on Russian leaders to the NSA.
On its website, broadcaster SVT on
By JERI CLAUSINGAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The fate of an Arizona inmate who kidnapped and murdered a retired Oklahoma couple following a 2010 prison break went to the jury Wednesday, the final phase in a rare and lengthy New Mexico death penalty trial.
In closing arguments,
By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - It is public art made of private wishes.
In a phenomenon spreading across the globe, oversized blackboards, painted on buildings and freestanding displays, invite passers-by to complete the sentence: "Before I die I want to ..."
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A measure of U.S. home prices rose only modestly in October, adding to signs that prices have stabilized after experiencing big gains earlier this year
Real estate data provider CoreLogic said Tuesday that prices increased 0.2 percent
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Washoku, the traditional cuisine of Japan, is being considered for designation as part of the world's priceless cultural heritage by the U.N. this week. But even as sushi and sake booms worldwide, purists say its finer points are candidates for
SAN BRUNO, Calif. (December 2, 2013 – http://www.gozags.com) – Gonzaga University junior guard Kevin Pangos is the West Coast Conference men's basketball Player of the Week for the second straight week.
University of Idaho freshman punter/kicker Austin Rehkow was honored as the Special Teams Player of the Week for the FBS Independent schools.
From Veradale, Wash., Rehkow converted all three of his field goal attempts (25, 25 and 27 yards) and his lone PAT attempt in Idaho's game at New Mexico
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Sophomore tailback Jay Ajayi scored two touchdowns while amassing 147 yards rushing and a career-high 105 yards receiving, leading Boise State to a 45-17 victory over New Mexico on Saturday.
Matt Miller added nine catches for 111 yards and three touchdowns for Boise State (8-4,
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Andrew McDonald threw for two TD's as New Mexico State avoided the FBS-Independent cellar by beating Idaho 24-16 on Saturday.
Idaho and New Mexico State_both trying to avoid the cellar position of FBS Independent schools_held nothing back in the first half trading