Archive for October 1st, 2012

  • Powerful storm injures dozens as it heads to Tokyo

    October 1, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    High waves hit a breakwater in Kihocho, Mie prefecture, western Japan Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. A powerful typhoon is heading to Tokyo after injuring dozens of people, causing blackouts and paralyzing traffic in southern Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT,...

  • Hugo Chavez says he’d vote for Obama

    October 1, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez waves to supporters during a campaign rally in Guarenas, Venezuela, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Venezuela’s presidential election is scheduled for Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) —...

  • Several thousand people protest Haiti gov’t

    October 1, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    People demonstrate during a protest against Haiti’s President Michel Martelly government in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Several thousand people poured into the streets of...

  • Spain crisis fuels Catalan separatist sentiment

    October 1, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – Demonstrators wave Catalan flags during a protest rally in Barcelona , Spain, in this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012 file photo. Thousands of people demonstrated in Barcelona on Tuesday demanding independence for Catalonia, on the Catalonia...