MENU

Israeli PM’s party to ally with ultranationalists

October 26, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, and Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman shake hands in front the media after giving a statement in Jerusalem, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012. Netanyahu said his Likud Party will join forces with the hard-line party of his Foreign Minister in upcoming parliamentary elections. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue) JERUSALEM (AP)...

Read More

Syrian rebels warily accept foreign fighters’ help

October 25, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Saturday, March 17, 2012 file photo, Syrian security officers gather in front the damaged building of the aviation intelligence department, which was attacked by one of two explosions in Damascus, Syria. A new al-Qaida-style group claimed...

Hurricane Sandy pounds Jamaica, then aims at Cuba

October 25, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

A man balances a child and umbrella on his bike as it rains during the approach of Hurricane Sandy in Manzanillo, Cuba, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012. Hurricane Sandy pounded Jamaica with heavy rain as it headed for landfall near the country’s most populous...

Gazans fire rockets at Israel, bringing airstrikes

October 25, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

An Israeli man enters a damaged house after a rocket fired by Palestinian militants from Gaza Strip hit a community in southern Israel, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012. Rockets and mortars from Gaza have pummeled southern Israel, drawing Israeli airstrikes that...

Jamaica prepares for Tropical Storm Sandy

October 24, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Commuters wait at a bus stop as rain brought by the outer bands of Tropical Storm Sandy falls in Kingston, Jamaica, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Sandy was expected to become a hurricane as it nears Jamaica on...

BBC airs unseen expose on its disgraced star

October 23, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Dec. 17, 1986 file photo, Jimmy Savile, right, poses for photographers with a wax work model at Madame Tussauds museum in London. The BBC faced growing fallout Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 over sexual abuse allegations against Savile, as British...

Clintons land in Haiti to showcase industrial park

October 23, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, center, speaks to Haiti’s President Michel Martelly, right, during the inauguration of the Caracol Haiti Industrial Park on the outskirts of Cap Hatien, Haiti, Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. Clinton encouraged...

NY nurse testifies about scuffle with RFK son

October 23, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In a Thursday, April 12, 2012 file photo, Douglas Kennedy, right, son of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, arrives early to a locked door at village court in Mount Kisco, N.Y. Kennedy is in court Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 in Mount Kisco, N.Y on...

Cycling officials strip Armstrong of Tour titles

October 23, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – This July 28, 2002 file photo shows Lance Armstrong, center, waving from the podium as he holds the winner’s trophy, along with best sprinter Robbie McEwen, of Australia, right, and best climber Laurent Jalabert, of France, after the 20th...

Libyan turmoil persists year after Gadhafi death

October 20, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011 file photo, Libya’s government spokesman Moussa Ibrahim speaks to the press at a hotel in Tripoli, Libya. Ibrahim was captured as he was trying to flee Bani Walid, according to the Libyan State News Agency,...