By HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEBAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - After Egypt's Islamist president vowed action against opponents, the nation's top prosecutor on Monday issued arrest warrants against five prominent activists over clashes between the Muslim Brotherhood and protesters.
By BEN HUBBARDAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - A rebel military leader who was among the first to call openly for armed insurrection against President Bashar Assad was wounded by a bomb planted in his car in eastern Syria, rebels and activists said Monday.
Col. Riad al-Asaad, leader of a now-
By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Severe thunderstorms Monday raked across a wide area of the South, packing strong winds, rain and some baseball-size hail.
In Mississippi, authorities reported two people were hit on the head by large hail as the enormous storm front crossed
PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (AP) - A wildfire burning in a resort area outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in eastern Tennessee has destroyed more than 30 large rental cabins.
The 145-acre fire was first reported around 5 p.m. EDT Sunday in Sevier County, said Ben Bryson, a fire resources
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) - Authorities in the Mexican resort of Cancun say two gunmen burst into a bar in a working class neighborhood and fatally shot seven people. Four others are wounded. Public Safety Secretary Jesus Aiza says most of the victims belonged to a taxi drivers union.
SPOKANE, Wash. - If you watch local programming, chances are pretty good you've seen one of the commercials for Northern Quest Resort and Casino.
The campaign featuring two actors has been running about a year and a half.
Both are local actors, but not full time actors.
Mark Robbins is an
By WAYNE PARRYAssociated Press
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - One is a nurse with three college degrees who says she was hit by a car and disabled. Another says he was born with brain damage and has bipolar disorder.
One was a bagger at a supermarket who says she was fired for absenteeism after taking care
By AYA BATRAWYAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's Civil Aviation Ministry is considering a ban on the sale of alcohol in airport duty-free stores after it received complaints that it goes against the country's Islamic principles, ministry officials and a senior lawmaker said Tuesday.
By SUE MANNINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - People want their dog to be a friend, not afraid.
But sometimes, fear grips dogs so tightly they shake, cower, bite, growl or pee. It can be constant, painful and hard to overcome. Such dread can consume a dog when it's freed from a cage at a
COUER D'ALENE, Idaho - The Conkling Marina and Resort has been around for more than a century. It's become a staple at Lake Couer d'Alene but now, it's in for some changes. Ownership of the marina is about to change hands after a foreclosure where it will go up for auction.