Pressure is growing on the embattled president to stand aside, following Wednesday's army takeover.
LONDON, (Reuters) – The Norwegian sovereign wealth fund’s proposal to ditch its oil and gas shares, though hugely symbolic in the battle against climate change, is unlikely to cause a rush t
(Trinidad Express) Government Minister Karen Nunez-Tesheira is now one step closer to receiving more than TT$18 million in compensation from Gulf View Medical Centre and one of its doctors.
(Trinidad Express) A Laventille man was denied bail by Port of Spain Magistrate Adia Mohammed on Thursday, on four charges of sexual assault against a 12 and 13-year-old girl.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — From behind the desk of his second floor office at First Bankers Trust Co. in Quincy, Scott Thoele looks to be far removed from the life of danger and tough decisions he once le
JASPER, Ind. (AP) — The assumptions — you know what they say about assumptions — cut with such degradation that those closest to David Doersam can’t help but leap to his defense. He’
NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — Steve Stemle stood in Yankee Stadium at the pitcher’s plate, 60 feet away from Derek Jeter, the team’s prized hitter. Stemle, a New Albany native, had a lot to b
(Jamaica Gleaner) Youth unemployment in the Caribbean is said to be the highest in the world, and crime, partly fuelled by this high rate of joblessness, is a major obstacle to economic growth in the
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Move over, recorder — you bastion of fourth-grade instrumental music — there’s a new kid in town who’s hip and cool and the perfect accompaniment for songs from
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The Hunter family tree is heavily decorated: Purple hearts. A Distinguished Service Cross. Public praise from high-ranking commanders. The legacy of service can be tracked bac
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Before Valli Warren’s husband died last year after a long illness, the Stoughton couple knew they wanted a home funeral and green burial. But they weren’t sure how
MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) — Jeff Lenzner was asleep after pulling an all-night shift at work. Barb Lenzner, his wife, had just settled onto the living room couch after cleaning the house. It was July 26
AVON, Minn. (AP) — Hot coals, molten iron and the clang of metal on metal. This is therapy, blacksmith-style. Ken and MaryLou Zitur have owned Ken’s Custom Iron since 1988, creating ironwork
WABASHA, Minn. (AP) — Hair perfectly coiffed and nails newly painted, Mary Ann Witte calmly rocked her chair as she chatted with Deacon Jim Weingart and Barb Mathias. The familiar banter revolved a
FARLEY, Iowa (AP) — While the work of agronomists and animal production specialists seemingly never ends, planting and harvest times always are the busiest, according to workers at local agricultur
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Natalia Baca, one of the Las Vegas shooting victims, had a hospital visitor that she will never forget. Nicodemus, or Nico, a golden retriever from Seward, Nebraska, jumped onto
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The stench of raw deer scraps filled a cold, blood-stained garage earlier this week in northwest Davenport, but the two elderly gentlemen inside appeared unfazed. “A lo
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court has convicted a man of multiple murder for a daring motorcycle bomb attack that killed a Muslim rebel-turned-congressman and three other people and wou
DETROIT (AP) — A priest who wasn’t allowed to preach instead turned his ears and heart to the needy. Now, decades after his death, Solanus Casey is on a path to sainthood, celebrated as an in
LITTLETON, Maine (AP) — State police say a horse had to be euthanized after it ran into a road and was struck by a car and a truck in Littleton. Authorities say the collisions happened around 7:20