JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian militants launched several rockets into southern Israel and Israeli aircraft struck targets in the Gaza Strip Wednesday in the heaviest exchange of fire between the sides since a cease-fire ended a major flare-up last
SEATTLE (AP) — In an odd combination of old and new, Amazon says that every time a person buys a vinyl record from its online store, it will give that customer a digital version of the songs for
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ratcheting up the rhetoric, North Korea warned early Thursday that its military has been cleared to wage an attack on the U.S. using “smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear” weapons.
The Pentagon, meanwhile, said
GENEVA (AP) — A $2 billion cosmic ray detector on the International Space Station has found the footprint of something that could be dark matter, the mysterious substance that is believed to hold the cosmos together but has
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius wants to train again and recently went back to visit his regular track in South Africa’s capital, the double-amputee athlete’s agent told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
There was still no decision on
LONGVIEW, Wash. (KOIN) – Detectives are back on scene of suspicious death after a body was found at an abandoned building.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Ladies and gentlemen, the Rolling Stones.
With Wednesday’s expected announcement of a new Stones tour, those words will again signal the start of a rock ‘n’ roll show. Young music fans may wonder why
NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper and recording producer Jay-Z is expanding into sports representation and has signed New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano away from Scott Boras to be a client.
Shawn Carter, also known as Jay-Z,
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — For people who live in the area of Southeast 33rd Avenue and Division Street, the graffiti on an empty buildingÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama said Tuesday that a new movie chronicling Jackie Robinson’s rise through Major League Baseball, including the racial discrimination he endured while breaking the sport’s color barrier in the 1940s, left her and the
ATLANTA (AP) — Thandie Newton doesn’t shy away from the idea that she might be a role model.
As she takes on a leading television role, she hopes to empower women like the stars who have come before
PARIS (AP) — A well-known TV doctor overseeing the French “Survivor” reality show has committed suicide following the sudden death of a young contestant he had treated, France’s biggest TV station says.
Dr. Thierry Costa killed himself on
LONDON (AP) — Could a Roman gold ring linked to a curse have inspired J.R.R. Tolkien to create The One Ring?
Britain’s National Trust and the Tolkien Society are putting the artifact on display Tuesday for fans of
YUCAIPA, Calif. (AP) — It’s the plane crash that wasn’t in Southern California.
The Riverside Press-Enterprise reports (http://bit.ly/YQ8fyA ) a Yucaipa businessman staged an elaborate April Fool’s joke on Monday.
Billy Cheesman Jr. used a forklift to arrange
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Barbed wire-topped walls stretch across the narrow, twisted streets of Nicosia’s walled medieval city, where abandoned buildings extend across a no-man’s land. On the other side, Turkish Cypriots have been watching with fascination —
BRUSSELS (AP) — The leaders of Serbia and Kosovo negotiated Tuesday on one of the most important issues dividing them, as Serbia strains to meet conditions for eventual membership in the European Union.
Talks between the prime ministers
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Tuesday it will restart its long-shuttered plutonium reactor and increase production of nuclear weapons material, in what outsiders see as its latest attempt to extract U.S. concessions by raising fears
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A foreign man and woman studying Portuguese in Brazil were held for hours while the woman was sexually assaulted aboard a public transport van they boarded over the weekend in Rio de Janeiro’s
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man is accused of sexually abusing a young child and possibly exposing the victim to HIV, prosecutors said.
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YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police in Myanmar said they were investigating the head of a mosque and a Muslim teacher for possible negligence after a pre-dawn fire swept a religious dormitory Tuesday, killing 13 children in a blaze