Monday, March 10, 2014
Officials say a powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there was no danger of a tsunami.1 Comment
Colombians went to the polls on Sunday to elect new legislators, in a vote seen as a referendum on peace talks with leftist guerrillas and a bellwether for May's presidential election.
High-profile Republicans launched a dual effort to attack Hilary Clinton as prospective Democratic presidential candidate and improve the party's longstanding struggle with women voters at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday.
Sarah Palin offered unsolicited advice Saturday to U.S. President Barack Obama on containing Russian aggression, saying “the only thing that stops a bad guy with a nuke is a good guy with a nuke.”1 Comment
Armed with cooking pots in a potent symbol of Venezuela's chronic food shortages, several thousand people took to the streets of Caracas Saturday in the latest rally against President Nicolas Maduro.
Singer Courtney Love hadn't been born and tweeting was reserved for birds when The New York Times won a landmark libel case at the U.S. Supreme Court in 1964.
The cryptic note penned by Abraham Lincoln identifies its recipient only as “my dear Sir” and has a small section carefully clipped out.
A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word “stifling.”
Sunday, March 9, 2014
The U.S. aviation agency said Friday it will appeal the dismissal of a US$10,000 fine it imposed on a Swiss entrepreneur who flew a drone over a college campus to make a commercial.
An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair.