|
|
Benton Evening News - Benton, IL
Updated at 11:39 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) " An Israeli court on Thursday sentenced two Israelis in the 2014 murder of a 16-year-old Palestinian, sending one to life in prison for a crime that sparked deep soul-searching in Israel and was part of a series of events that led to the Gaza war later that year.

Updated at 11:38 AM

LONDON (AP) " The Latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conference (all times local):

Updated at 11:38 AM

ATHENS, Greece (AP) " Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general strike called to protest planned pension reforms that are part of the country's third international...

Updated at 11:38 AM

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) " The first time I met Solange Ferreira was in December. She was at a hospital, waiting to hear from a doctor whether her baby boy had what so many in her village were talking about " microcephaly, or an abnormally small head...

Updated at 11:36 AM

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) " Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is using every bit of momentum his campaign received from the Iowa caucuses to show New Hampshire voters that he " not his competition " is the Republican for all Americans.

Updated at 11:33 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The senior U.S. commander in Afghanistan says if the American troop level is cut to 5,500 as President Barack Obama has proposed, there will be too few left to train the still-fledgling Afghan security forces.

Updated at 11:30 AM

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) " Dozens of people linked to the most recent cases of Ebola in Sierra Leone are still missing, the World Health Organization warns, saying that among them 18 contacts are at high risk of having the virus.

Updated at 11:19 AM

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa (AP) " A heavily pregnant rhino lay in the scrub in a South African wildlife park, sedated by rangers who attached a tracking device to the threatened animal as part of efforts to stop poaching in a country with...

Updated at 10:41 AM

BANGKOK (AP) " Add aging Western bridge players to the list of desperadoes in Thailand's seaside resort of Pattaya, a sin city rife with prostitution, corruption and foreign and home-grown gangsters.

Updated at 10:11 AM

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) " Less than a year ago, David Eisenhauer smiled confidently into a television news camera, discussing his athletic and academic aspirations for a weekly feature on high school athletes in the Baltimore area.

Updated at 10:06 AM

MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) " A caller who phoned in a bomb threat to a Wisconsin county sheriff's office made an apparent reference to "getting justice" for the man at the center of the "Making a Murderer" documentary, authorities said Wednesday.

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar