“This will end tonight. Our forces will prevail. Kenyans are standing firm against aggression, and we will win,” — Kenya’s National Disaster Operation Centre tweeted after Kenya’s military launched a major operation at an upscale Nairobi mall and
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Judges at the International Criminal Court have excused Kenya’s deputy president from his crimes against humanity trial for a week so he can return home to help deal with the mall hostage crisis.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International court lets Kenya deputy president go home for a week to deal with mall crisis.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials say that a gas main break near a Caltrain-related project has shut down the commuter train’s service in two directions.
J.D. Guidi with PG&E says a construction crew working in the San Bruno
BEMUS POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Increasingly popular bathroom wipes — pre-moistened towelettes that are often advertised as flushable — are being blamed for creating clogs and backups in sewer systems around the nation.
Wastewater authorities say wipes may
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis who announced he’s stepping down after seven years will hold a news conference to discuss his future plans.
Police spokeswoman Cheryl Fiandaca says Davis will meet with the news media
NEW YORK (AP) — Dexter deserved better. So did “Dexter” fans, who, witnessing this Showtime drama end in a heap, were subjected to the lamest series finale since “Seinfeld.”
If only the producers had dispatched their show with
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — The U.S. Navy says search teams are looking for two missing airmen after a helicopter crash in the Red Sea.
Three crew members were rescued late Sunday after the MH-60S Knighthawk went down in
Bryan Cranston, Clare Danes, Jeff Daniels and Ellen Burstyn were among the happy winners toting their trophies to the official after-party following Sunday’s Emmy Awards.
A section of the Los Angeles Convention Center was transformed into an “Enchanted
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — More gunfire Monday indicates that the siege at an upscale mall in Kenya isn’t quite over, though the military says it rescued “most” of the hostages being held captive by al-Qaida-linked militants during a
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistan police official says the death toll from a church bombing has risen to 81 as angry Christians protested the deadliest attack ever in Pakistan against members of their faith.
Police official Noor
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A group of Muslim rebels opposed to peace talks with the Philippine government has stormed a southern town and seized several hostages while battling security forces.
The military reported the rebels attacked Midsayap township
PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — An early morning fire tore through a home in east Oregon Sunday and killed five people, including three children, and left two adults hospitalized, authorities said.
Firefighters arrived at the two-story residence within two
BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will ask a judge to discuss the timeline and procedure for prosecutors to decide whether to seek the death penalty.
A joint status report filed in court
Anna Gunn has New Mexico on her mind.
The actress filmed five seasons of “Breaking Bad” in Albuquerque. She told reporters after her Emmy win for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series that she’s from Santa Fe
With its big dance numbers, surprise winners and extended montages honoring departed actors, Sunday night’s Emmy Awards show wasn’t exactly conventional.
Twitter came up with a name to reflect that: (hashtag)weirdemmys.
A search of the term turns up
NEW YORK (AP) — Police are investigating an attack on a Columbia University professor in upper Manhattan by a group of young men who made anti-Muslim statements.
Prabhjot Singh (sihnj), who is Sikh (seek), tells the Daily News
Sofia Vergara’s red lace Vera Wang dress couldn’t stand up to the pressure of Emmy night.
The actress was seen fussing with the lace on the left side of her gown as her “Modern Family” co-stars
SAO PAULO (AP) — It carried hippies through the 1960s, hauled surfers in search of killer waves during endless summers and serves as a workhorse across the developing world, but the long, strange trip of the Volkswagen van
“What a way to go out.” — Bryan Cranston on the outstanding drama series win for “Breaking Bad,” which airs its series finale next week.
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