JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and although his condition remains critical it is now stable, the South African government said Thursday. One of the former president’s daughters said he was still opening his eyes and
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron says Russia, like all G-8 governments, has a responsibility to push opposed factions in Syria’s civil war to the negotiating table as rapidly as possible and not to back a government that slaughters its citizens, Britain’s prime minister said Monday.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he would welcome “improving” a controversial law on non-governmental organizations that activists say is aimed at stamping out dissent.
Putin told the G20 Civil Summit on Friday that he wanted
The bank replaced just over $55,000 and a free account.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela is spending a third day in a hospital where the former president is being treated for a recurring lung infection.
There was no update Monday morning from the office of President Jacob Zuma,
Nelson Mandela hospitalized for respiratory illness.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – A forum on immigration brought a member of the “gang of eight” in the U.S. House of Representatives to Birmingham… More »
HOMEWOOD, Ala. (WIAT) – There’s a report in the UK newspaper The Guardian- that an alleged secret court order allows the NSA to access… More »
Brazil’s health ministry has removed a web page proclaiming “I am happy being a prostitute.”
Convicted Dutch murderer Joran van der Sloot is in love and planning to marry a Peruvian woman in the prison where he’s serving a 28-year sentence, his lawyer said Friday.
Police in China have decided not to pursue charges against the mother who dropped her newborn son down a sewage drain.
The woman told police the labor caught her by surprise, and that he wound up in the toilet after he slipped from her hands after she delivered him.
A newborn boy is recovering in a Chinese hospital after being rescued from a sewage pipe below a squat toilet by firefighters, who sawed off an L-shaped section and then delicately dismantled it to free the trapped baby.
The bees are a part of a research project sponsored by the European Union.
So far, 1,200 people have come down with the measles since January.
A local mission organization is preparing to travel to Central America in a few weeks, to offer assistance in one of the poorest countries in the Western Hemisphere. That group includes a young engaged couple, who felt the calling to join the team.
BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) – It’s been called one of the last juke joints in Alabama if not the country. Last week a crowd packed… More »
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) – Astronauts making a rare, hastily planned spacewalk replaced a pump outside the International Space Station on Saturday in hopes of plugging a serious ammonia leak.