UN Security Council calls for Gaza cease-fire
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has called for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:14:12 -0400
Northern California wildfire destroys 13 homes
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters in Northern California made progress Sunday against a wildfire that has destroyed 13 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park that destroyed one home grew significantly overnight.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:09:40 -0400
China profits boost Asian stock markets
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday, shrugging off jitters about stiffer Western sanctions against Russia, after China reported strong corporate profits.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:05:46 -0400