Final Oregon occupier surrenders to authorities, ending the refuge siege
BURNS, Ore. — The armed occupation of a rural Oregon wildlife refuge ended peacefully here Thursday after 41 days as the last four anti-government activists surrendered to FBI agents, following a dramatic and emotional hour-long negotiation with the ...
Did the Zika Virus Cost This Woman Her Baby?
Samantha Mejia was elated when she discovered she was pregnant during a family visit to Honduras over the Christmas holiday. Less than two months later, she's lost the baby and she is wondering if Zika is to blame. Mejia, who lives in Romeoville ...
Riot at Prison in Northern Mexico Leaves 52 Inmates Dead
New York Times
MONTERREY, Mexico — A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 52 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years. No escapes were reported in ...
Zuma Pledges to Woo Investors as Opposition Disrupts Speech
South African President Jacob Zuma said his administration will slash costs and work closely with business to restore investor confidence in Africa's second-largest economy and prevent the nation's credit rating being downgraded to junk. Zuma's annual ...