Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Ohio--An Ohio man who spent hours on a street corner Sunday with a sign declaring he's a bully says that the punishment in a disorderly conduct case was unfair and that the judge who sentenced him has ruined his life.
A gunman with anti-Semitic ties allegedly shot three people dead Sunday at a Jewish community center and a retirement community in Kansas, drawing widespread condemnation and consternation on the eve of Passover.
bus slammed into the back of a badly parked trailer-truck and burst into flames in Mexico on Sunday, killing at least 36 people and injuring four others, authorities said.
Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Sunday night's show cemented that change, as clips from anticipated blockbusters debuted at the madcap ceremony.
Monday, April 14, 2014
New Zealand--Another powerful earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, the second strong temblor of the day to hit the South Pacific country.
A large forest fire raging in the Chilean port city of Valparaiso has killed at least four people and destroyed 500 homes, officials said Sunday. Thousands of people have been evacuated, including more than 200 female inmates at a prison.
U.S. authorities released 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land from a rancher who refused to recognize their authority, in a dispute that drew hundreds of protesters to his defense and fueled a debate over state and federal land rights.
The facts are the focus as part of a trend in journalism spreading from the United States to many places around the world.
A French foreign minister visited Cuba for the first time in more than 30 years Saturday, traveling to the communist-run nation at a time when it is seeking to attract more foreign investment and improve ties with the European Union.
A sprawling estate, situated on prime waterfront property along the U.S. East Coast, has sold for US$120 million, setting a new record in the United States.