Mali: 1 dead in ethnic clash in Kidal

MOPTI, Mali (AP) — At least one person was killed in ethnic clashes in Mali’s northern city of Kidal, officials said on Friday, complicating…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, July 19, 2013. The main weather story across the nation will remain the hot conditions in the Midwe…

Quotations of the day

“It’s an embarrassment, number one, to come to the realization that we’re actually in this situation. Not that we didn’t see it coming. I gu…

Immigration backers plan push for reform

WASHINGTON (AP) — Backers of comprehensive immigration legislation are gearing up for a campaign to push the House to act, even as some begi…

Lima: Where the pallbearers are black

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Elegant in tuxedos and white gloves, the six black pallbearers silently and gracefully remove the mahogany coffin bearing …