By TOM KRISHERAP Business Writer
DETROIT (AP) - A number of international companies have suspended operations in Egypt as three days of violent street battles make the streets of Cairo unsafe.
General Motors Co., Electrolux AB, Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Heineken N.V., Toyota Motor Corp., Suzuki Motor
By NICHOLAS PAPHITISAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek youths clashed with riot police in Athens on Friday as they protested the death of a teenage trolley passenger during a ticket inspection, a death that anti-austerity groups have blamed on the government's harsh economic policies
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The name Brady that adorns a popular downtown street in Tulsa will remain the same but instead of honoring the city's founder and businessman who was in the Ku Klux Klan it will now celebrate a Civil War photographer who had the same name.
The change to remove Wyatt Tate
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The Tulsa City Council approved a plan Thursday to change who is being honored by popular downtown's street name, stripping the laurel from a city founder and businessman who was in the Ku Klux Klan.
The proposal approved by a 7-1 vote will remove Wyatt Tate Brady as the
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1. IN EGYPT, BLOODIEST DAY SINCE START OF ARAB SPRING
A crackdown by riot police in Cairo on Muslim Brotherhood protest sites leads to hundreds of deaths.
By MAGGIE MICHAEL and JILL LAWLESSAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Three journalists, including a cameraman for British broadcaster Sky News and a Dubai-based newspaper reporter, were killed and several were injured in the violence that erupted in Egypt on Wednesday.
Media watchdogs urged Egypt to
By REEM KHALIFA and DALTON BENNETTAssociated Press
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) - Inspired by the movement behind Egypt's military coup, anti-government activists seeking more influence in Bahrain are hoping to gain new momentum by calling for nationwide protests Wednesday. Authorities warned they will
By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUSAssociated Press
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Tulsa's city leaders are divided over whether to rename a popular downtown street named for a businessman who was in the Ku Klux Klan, but some residents worry a drawn-out fight could send the message that the city still embraces
By GILLIAN GOTORAAssociated Press
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - The gloom among some Zimbabweans following elections last week was evident on a recent minibus ride into Harare as conversation turned to politics. Passengers stared at the passing landscape of winter-scorched grass and scattered trees.
By CONNIE CASSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - How do U.S. leaders feel about Russia's behavior? Not angry, just very "disappointed."
Over and again as they try to patch up troubled relations, Obama administration officials end up reaching for that word that doleful parents use to scold a