Iran burns 100 tons of illicit drugs

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has burned at least 100 tons of illicit drugs as part of its efforts to fight drug smuggling. Iranian authorities a…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Wednesday, June 26, 2013. Active weather becomes more focused over the East on Wednesday as low pressure in…

Albanian premier concedes election defeat

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The last ballots are being counted in Albania’s general election and they show a landslide victory for the opposition…

A history of capital punishment in Texas

Milestones in capital punishment in Texas: 1819 — George Brown is first person executed in Texas, by hanging. 1863 — Chipita Rodriguez is fi…