Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
American gets 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for 'hostile acts' An American tour operator has been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for alleged “hostile acts” against the repressive regime, according to its official state news agency. Kenneth Bae, who is in his mid-40s and lives in Washington state, has been described by friends as a devout Christian who took tourists on trips to North Korea, The Associated Press reported. More
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3 Major Road Accidents in China Kill 56 in 1 Day Oct. 7, 2011: People look at the damaged vehicles piled up on a highway road in Huaibei in central China's Anhui province. Three major road accidents in China killed at least 56 people on the last day of a weeklong holiday, including 35 people ... 10/8/2011 - 6:53 am | View Link
3 major road accidents in China kill 56 in 1 day BEIJING — Three major road accidents in China killed 56 people on the last day of a weeklong holiday, including 35 people who died when a bus collided with a car on a northern expressway, state media reported Saturday. The official Xinhua News Agency ... 10/7/2011 - 2:19 pm | View Link
3 major road accidents in China kill 56 in 1 day BEIJING (AP) — Three major road accidents in China killed 56 people on the last day of a weeklong holiday, including 35 people who died when a bus collided with a car on a northern expressway, state media reported Saturday. The official Xinhua News ... 10/7/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Major road accidents kill 44 in China during Lunar New Year Major road accidents claimed the lives of 44 people in China since February 2, the eve of the Lunar New Year, according to figures from the Ministry of Public Security. According to a statement released on Monday by the ministry, six road accidents, each ... 02/7/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
The commission had approved the one-time bonus in October when Barfield said the agency did not have the funds to provide the annual 4 percent pay increase that goes with attainment of exceptional and successful job evaluations.
Nearly half of Louisiana's some 41,800 classified state employees received a 4 percent increase in their paychecks Oct.
A New Jersey Assembly committee is expected to advance a bill granting cheaper in-state tuition to students living in the U. S. illegally.
Bill sponsor Assemblyman Gordon Johnson of Teaneck says the bill will be amended to match the Senate version, which also allows those students to receive financial aid.
Residents and officials in flood-prone north-central Pennsylvania are warning that a new federal law ending subsidized insurance in certain areas will bankrupt homeowners, drive down property values and deplete tax bases.
Arthur, a real estate appraiser, also says homeowners are having a hard time selling and flood-plain properties are losing value.
North Carolina transportation officials say the Bonner Bridge on the Outer Banks could re-open next week if dredged sand placed around exposed pilings compacts well.
The transportation department said crews performed underwater sonar surveys and divers examined part of the bridge Wednesday.
The man accused of bombing the district attorney's office in Medford pleaded not guilty Wednesday in federal court.
Investigators say he taped a pipe bomb to a propane tank and threw it at the office window.
A north Florida sheriff's deputy fatally shot an armed man during a disturbance at a home in St. Augustine.
Sheriff's Commander Chuck Mulligan says multiple deputies were at the scene and they haven't determined how many fired or how many rounds were shot.