| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:20 PM
The bitterly sarcastic drama planned next week in Allentown is understandable.
The American political process is being polluted by expensive deluges of propaganda, designed to boost politicians who cater to the insatiable greed of billionaires. That's...
| May 16, 2012
| 5:01 AM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Africa's rapid economic growth has helped change the stereotype of a hopeless continent of starving people waiting to be rescued, but it has also created an intense need for strong managers, according to a report...
| May 18, 2012
| 10:04 AM
China has grown more popular than the United States, according to a recently released poll that quizzed more than 24,000 people around the world about whether countries and the European Unionaffected the world for good or for ill.
China has long been...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 8:23 AM
In a dusty old attic in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Stephon Tull was rummaging through dilapidated boxes left there by his father many years before, when he came across an interesting find.
In one of the battered boxes was an audio reel marked, "Dr. King...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 9:26 AM
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- In a dusty old attic in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Stephon Tull was rummaging through dilapidated boxes left there by his father many years before, when he came across an interesting find.
In one of the battered boxes was an audio reel...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:38 PM
LAGOS, Nigeria (KTLA) -- As if bringing roasted chicken on a plane wasn't odd enough.
Vincent Chegini Chinweuwa was arrested over the weekend at an airport in Lagos after officials discovered he had traveled from Sao Paulo, Brazil with over $150,000...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 2:23 PM
LAGOS (Reuters) - A passenger plane carrying nearly 150 people crashed into a densely populated part of Lagos on Sunday, in what looked like a major disaster in Nigeria's commercial hub.
There was no official word on casualties but the likelihood of...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 10:12 PM
The search for bodies and, hopefully, survivors in Nigeria's most populated city continued through the night and into Monday, hours after an airliner crashed killing all 153 passengers and crew on board and at least 10 people on the ground.
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Lagos, Nigeria -- The search for bodies of those killed in a plane crash in Nigeria's major city of Lagos has ended, authorities said Wednesday.
So far, 153 bodies have been recovered along with parts of other bodies, said Yushau Shuaib, spokesman for...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Imagine being part of an international romance scam that’s bilking hundreds of people out of money. The worst part? You have no idea your face is being used to con people you’ve never met.
That’s what happened to retired Elkhart police...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:45 PM
By most accounts, Adams Oshiomhole is the most popular governor Nigeria's Edo state has ever had. He is up for re-election next week, and the outcome could go one of three ways: Ruling-party thugs will kill him, as they have already twice tried to do --...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Conservationists working in Central Africa to save the world’s rarest gorilla have good news: the Cross River gorilla has more suitable habitat than previously thought, including vital corridors that, if protected, can help the great apes move...