Youngstown State University President Cynthia Anderson gave her final state of the university address on Tuesday. Click here to watch her address in its entirety.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Roadside bomb attacks in Afghanistan killed three NATO service members and nine Afghans on Tuesday, officials said, clear evidence that the insurgents’ annual spring offensive is underway.
The service members died in southern Afghanistan,
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh’s Catholic bishop is calling on a city university to take action against a student who marched naked from the waist… More »
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland, a nation of seafarers, has been stormed by pirates.
They won’t be forming the government, but online freedom advocates the Pirate Party were still big winners in the country’s election.
The party, just
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Police in Mali’s capital have dismantled a terrorist cell belonging to the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa, or MUJAO, three officials confirmed on Tuesday.
The presence of the cell confirms fears
JERUSALEM (AP) — An ancient limestone tablet covered with a mysterious Hebrew text that features the archangel Gabriel is at the center of a new exhibit in Jerusalem, even as scholars continue to argue about what it means.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Retired Pope Benedict XVI is coming home.
The Vatican says the 86-year-old emeritus pontiff will move into his new retirement home in the Vatican gardens Thursday.
Benedict has been living at the papal residence
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix’s groundbreaking “House of Cards” may be the first digital series nominated for a best drama Emmy. But it will start with a Webby.
The Webby Awards are honoring “House of Cards” producers Kevin
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JERUSALEM (AP) — The Arab League’s decision to sweeten its decade-old proposal offering comprehensive peace with Israel has placed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a bind and swiftly exposed fissures in his new government.
Netanyahu’s chief peace negotiator
CLEVELAND (AP) — A third major hospital system in northeast Ohio has decided not to hire smokers.
The new policy begins June 1 at… More »
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A sheriff’s group in suburban Philadelphia is planning a charity raffle in which it will auction off an AR-15… More »
GOMA, Congo (AP) — Rebels in eastern Congo said Tuesday they are getting ready to fight a new United Nations brigade that will be allowed for the first time to pursue armed groups.
The U.N. peacekeepers are set
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities are offering a $5,000 reward as they try to find the person who severely burned a kitten found in a… More »
DOUALA, Cameroon (AP) — The party of Cameroon’s entrenched ruler Paul Biya won 56 of the 70 contested seats in the nation’s first-ever senatorial election, the Supreme Court announced.
Supreme Court President Alexis Dipanda Mouelle said Monday that
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dubai court has fined a grieving British widower who allegedly arrived drunk to sign police paperwork to release the body of his wife. She had died in a balcony fall on
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Officials say a roadside bomb in northern Afghanistan has killed two people, including a local police commander credited with reducing the number of insurgent attacks in his area.
Abdul Nazar, a local council member,
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — More women are initiating divorces in Uganda, a conservative East African country where women are becoming empowered to leave a bad marriage in a way their mothers could not, rights activists and legal experts
CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say the FBI and U.S. Secret Service have gotten involved in a bomb-threat investigation at a northeast Ohio… More »
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan says that more 45,000 refugees in its territory who fled Syria’s civil war have chosen to return since last August.
Col. Zaher Abu Shihab, who directs Jordan’s largest refugee camp at Zaatari near