More Headlines

Nelson Mandela On Life Support

Posted: 06/26/2013 - Former South African president Nelson Mandela's condition has worsened over the last couple of days.

Read More

20 Tourists Stuck On A Drifting Canadian Ice Chunk

Posted: 06/25/2013 - Those tourists are trapped on chunk of ice in the Canadian Arctic. The floe has floated about 2 miles from shore, Coast Guard says. Rescue helicopters expected to arrive Wednesday morning. The group, including two Americans, have received air-dropped survival kits.

Read More

'Hazardous' Haze Forces Malaysia To Shut Schools

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Schools in many areas of Malaysia were closed on Monday after air pollution caused by forest fires in neighboring Indonesia spiked to hazardous levels over the weekend.

Read More

Car Crash Leaves Australian Woman With French accent

Posted: 06/20/2013 - Eight years ago, Leanne Rowe was in a serious car crash that resulted in a broken back and jaw. But when the former bus driver and Australian Army Reserve member recovered, she was left with something completely unexpected: a French accent.

Read More

5 Convicted In Mall Fire That Killed 13 Toddlers

Posted: 06/20/2013 - Five people were found guilty Thursday of death by negligence after a Doha mall fire killed 19 people, including 13 toddlers, a spokesman for the victims' families said.

Read More

Next For Obama: Major Effort On Climate Change

Posted: 06/19/2013 - The plan would boost energy efficiency of appliances and buildings, expand renewable energy and use EPA authority under the Clean Air Act to regulate heat-trapping pollution from coal-fired power plants.

Read More

Is South Africa Ready To Let Go Of Nelson Mandela?

Posted: 06/19/2013 - South Africans are having a difficult time dealing with the prospect of losing the man who led the country out of apartheid. In Soweto, where many of the battles of South Africa's liberation struggle were fought, they've been celebrating his quick recovery.

Read More

Turkish Demonstrators Plan Next Moves

Posted: 06/19/2013 - Still smarting from their ouster Saturday from Istanbul's Taksim Square, demonstrators planned to meet at 9 p.m. Wednesday in 11 neighborhoods to discuss how to proceed.

Read More

Chinese Netizens Decry Tourist Treatment Of Dying Dolphin

Posted: 06/18/2013 - A dolphin who died in the southern Chinese city of Sanya Monday has sparked nationwide anger after pictures surfaced of tourists near the shore mistreating and posing with the dying animal were spread on Weibo, China's most popular social network site.

Read More

Venezuela Considering Ban On Baby Bottles

Posted: 06/17/2013 - Companies marketing baby formula should be fined, lawmaker says. Lawmakers are set to debate a measure banning the use of baby bottles. An opposition lawmaker calls it "unacceptable and alarming."

Read More

AP: Minnesota Man Commanded Nazi Unit

Updated: 06/17/2013 - The founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center wants the Justice Department to investigate allegations that a Minnesota man commanded a Nazi unit accused of war crimes in World War II.

Read More

NSA Leaker Snowden Fears He'll Be Killed

Updated: 06/18/2013 - Purported Snowden blog post says any possibility of a fair trial has been destroyed. Another post says Obama "deepened and expanded" abusive security programs.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.