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
Hit-And-Run Killer Of Chinese Toddler Wang Yue Jailed For Three Years For Foshan Van Accident (VIDEO) The security camera footage of two-year-old Wang Yue wandering into the road at Guangfo Hardware ... He had paid part of the toddler's medical expenses. The rubbish collector who did help the little girl, Chen Xianmei, has been hailed as a "national ... 09/6/2012 - 12:28 am | View Link
Chinese toddler's death evokes outpouring of grief and guilt They are calling it the death that awakened the conscience of China. A 2-year-old girl crushed by two vans last week and then ignored by 18 passersby as she lay bleeding on the street died at 12:32 a.m. Friday of systematic organ failure at a hospital in ... 10/21/2011 - 6:44 am | View Link
World Poetry T H E FA C T S O N F I L E COMPANION TO WORLD POETRY 1900 to the Present T H E FA C T S O N F I L E COMPANION TO WORLD POETRY 1900 to the Present 09/30/2014 - 6:12 am | View Website
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Free from Death Road: General Davis, Free from Death Road [General Davis, Kofi Quaye] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. General Davis was once described by the media as one of the most ... 09/29/2014 - 7:06 pm | View Website
On Losing a Dog – Phenomena: Only Human I’m sorry for your loss! I bet you made every day he lived a happy one, though. When I’ve replaced dead pets, I have always let other life events determine the ... 09/29/2014 - 6:23 pm | View Website
Death of Wang Yue Wang Yue, also known as "Yue Yue", was a two-year-old Chinese girl who was run over by two vehicles on the afternoon of 13 October 2011 in a narrow road in Foshan ... 09/29/2014 - 2:41 pm | View Website
Mitt Romney will be heading to Georgia on Wednesday, raising money for Senate candidate David Perdue as the former Dollar General CEO looks to hold a key seat for Republicans this year.
Perdue spokeswoman Megan Whittemore says the former GOP presidential candidate will be attending a closed fundraiser for the campaign.
A sign detailing an 1885 hanging is on display again outside the Hughes County Courthouse in Pierre, after being refurbished.
The sign telling the story had been stained through the years by water from the courthouse sprinkler system.
Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.
Phelps, 29, was charged with driving under the influence, excessive speed and crossing double lane lines in the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95 in Baltimore, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
Royals manager Ned Yost went with a nine-man pitching staff and Oakland counterpart Bob Melvin opted to keep eight pitchers for their AL wild-card game Tuesday night.
The Royals are sending James Shields to the mound to start their first postseason game in 29 years.
NFL teams that made the playoffs after 1-3 starts with year, team, and advancement, since the current playoff format was instituted in 1990:
1993 — Green Bay, Divisional Playoffs
1993 — Houston Oilers, Divisional Playoffs
2002 — Tennessee, Lost AFC Championship Game
2007 — San Diego, Lost AFC Championship Game
The agency announced in 2011 that single PATH fares would increase at a rate of a quarter per year to help fund a 10-year capital plan.
The projects include extending PATH to Newark Liberty airport, replacing the Harrison PATH station and renovating the Grove Street station.