ISLAMABAD (AP) — A close aide to Pakistan’s former military ruler Gen. Pervez Musharraf says elections officials have approved his candidacy for parliament in a remote northern district after it was rejected in two other parts of the
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — An annual Israeli report has logged a 30 percent rise in anti-Semitic incidents worldwide, linking the surge to Europe’s economic troubles and a deadly attack on Jewish schoolchildren last year in France.
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (AP) — Popular evangelical Pastor Rick Warren asked members of his Southern California church for prayers as he and his family coped with the apparent suicide of his 27-year-old son.
The church said on Saturday
MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — Oman will switch to a Friday-Saturday weekend to align its banking and business days with most other nations in the region.
Currently, Oman and neighboring Saudi Arabia follow a Thursday-Friday weekend. But other countries
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says its chief of staff will head a delegation to a Holocaust memorial at the site of the Nazi death camp Auschwitz.
Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, the son of Holocaust survivors, left
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s top military officer has put off a visit to Washington because of escalating tensions with North Korea that have also compelled more than a dozen South Korean companies to halt operations
BOAO, China (AP) — With pressure growing on Beijing to get North Korea to step back from its war-like footing, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday that no one country should be allowed to upset world peace and
BRUSSELS (AP) — As the European Union’s wealthiest country, Luxembourg could have been forgiven for thinking that it would never find itself on the bloc’s financial risk list.
With just half a million people living on a tiny
TOKYO (AP) — As tensions rise on the Korean Peninsula, one thing remains certain: All sides have good reason to avoid an all-out war. The last one, six decades ago, killed an estimated 4 million people.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says its top military officer has put off a plan to visit Washington due to current tension with North Korea.
South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Jung Seung-jo had
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s media is reporting that the country’s websites are under cyberattack, but most targeted sites do not appear to have been affected.
Posters using the name of the hacking group Anonymous had warned they would
ATLANTA (AP) — Don’t call these guys the Fab Five.
Michigan’s latest group of young stars is determined to leave its own legacy.
Attacking Syracuse’s suffocating zone defense in the first half with 3-pointers, crisp passing and a
Today is Sunday, April 7, the 97th day of 2013. There are 268 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On April 7, 1953, the U.N. General Assembly ratified Dag Hammarskjold (dahg HAWM’-ahr-shoold) of Sweden as
Attacking Syracuse’s suffocating zone defense in the first half with 3-pointers, crisp passing and a fearless attitude, the Wolverines advanced to the national championship game.
ATLANTA (AP) — Anybody seen James Southerland?
The Syracuse forward has gone missing against Michigan, missing his first five shots and being a total non-factor on both ends of the court in the national semifinals.
Southerland has been
ATLANTA (AP) — Talk about having a good day.
If you haven’t heard, not only is Rick Pitino’s team in the national championship game, his horse is also in the Kentucky Derby.
Shortly before Pitino’s Louisville team rallied
ATLANTA (AP) — It’s been the near-total absence of turnovers that’s been an interesting story line in this Syracuse-Michigan matchup.
At the first media timeout of the second half, with the Wolverines leading 39-32, the Orange had committed
ATLANTA (AP) — Michigan wants to follow the same gameplan it executed in the first half, showing millions how to break down a zone:
Make 3-pointers. Move the ball into the post, then let the big fella create.
ATLANTA (AP) — If it seems like this game is going faster than the first semifinal that’s because there is more of a flow to it. It probably won’t turn into the foul-fest that slowed down the Louisville-Wichita
ATLANTA (AP) — A reminder of an infamous moment in Michigan basketball history can be seen near the court.
There’s a sign that says “TIME OUTS LEFT” with the No. 5 on it. Hard to tell if the