More Headlines

Asylum Seekers Die as Boat Sinks Off Australia

Posted: 12/14/2010 - A wooden boat packed with dozens of asylum seekers smashed apart on cliff-side rocks in heavy seas off an Australian island Wednesday, sending some to their deaths in churning whitewater as horrified islanders watched from above.

Read More

WikiLeaks: US Documents: Chavez Selling China Inexpensive Oil

Posted: 12/14/2010 - President Hugo Chavez's government sold China oil for as little as $5 a barrel and was upset that China apparently profited by selling fuel to other countries, according to a classified U.S. document released by WikiLeaks.

Read More

UK Mosque: Stockholm Bomber Didn't Seem Violent

Posted: 12/14/2010 - Embarrassed officials at the Luton Islamic Center on Tuesday defended their decision not to report Taimour Abdulwahab to police after his extremist views alienated worshippers in this small city north of London.

Read More

2500 Homes Damaged by Floods in Panama

Posted: 12/14/2010 - Civil defense authorities in Panama say more than 2,500 homes have been damaged and 10 people killed in more than a week of flooding caused by heavy rains.

Read More

Iraqi Shoe Thrower Signs His First Book in Beirut

Posted: 12/14/2010 - The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush says he is suing Iraq's prime minister for his detention and alleged torture during the nine months he spent in custody.

Read More

Senate to Push Ahead on US-Russia Nuclear Treaty

Updated: 12/14/2010 - A spokesman for the Senate Democratic leader says lawmakers will move forward on a U.S.-Russia nuclear treaty, a top foreign policy priority of President Barack Obama.

Read More

Sweden Appeals UK Granting Bail for Assange

Posted: 12/14/2010 - A British judge granted Julian Assange bail on Tuesday but the WikiLeaks founder will remain in custody for at least another 48 hours after Swedish prosecutors said they would challenge the decision.

Read More

World Pays Tribute to Holbrooke: "The Bulldozer"

Posted: 12/14/2010 - They remembered him as "The Bulldozer" — a U.S. diplomat with such a forceful persona he could drag politicians, military brass and even warlords to the negotiating table in a quest for peace.

Read More

Royal Attack Prompts Security Questions

Posted: 12/11/2010 - It was a wrong-place, wrong-time brush with danger: Protesting students — some chanting "Off with their heads!" — attacked Prince Charles and his wife Camilla as they rode in their vintage Rolls-Royce to a charity event at a London theater.

Read More

Afghan Suicide Attack Injures 14, Collapses Homes

Posted: 12/10/2010 - An Afghan official says a suicide bomber has blown up a stolen police car that had been packed with explosives, injuring at least 14 people near an army checkpoint in northern Afghanistan.

Read More

NKorea Sends Top Diplomat To Russia Amid Tensions

Posted: 12/10/2010 - North Korea dispatched its top diplomat to Russia on Saturday amid a flurry of regional diplomacy aimed at defusing tensions over Pyongyang's deadly artillery attack on South Korea.

Read More

Mexico: Eccentric La Familia Cartel Chief Killed

Posted: 12/10/2010 - The eccentric leader of the brutal La Familia drug cartel was killed in a shootout during two days of fighting between federal police and gunmen that terrified civilians across a western Mexican state, the government said Friday.

Read More

China Surrounds Home Of Wife Of Nobel Prize Winner

Posted: 12/09/2010 - Chinese police are surrounding the home of the wife of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo in the hours before the award is due to be bestowed on the imprisoned writer.

Read More

Gunmen Torch Stolen Cars To Blockade Mexican City

Posted: 12/09/2010 - Gunmen blockaded a western Mexican city Thursday with vehicles they stole from motorists and then torched in a second day of violence for the region that has left at least five people dead, including an 8-month-old baby.

Read More

Protests, Cyber-Skirmishes Rage Over WikiLeaks

Updated: 12/09/2010 - Skirmishes raged across cyberspace between WikiLeaks supporters and the companies they accuse of trying to stifle the group, with websites on both sides of the battle line taken out of service or choked off by attacks.

Read More

Senior Chinese Official Meets North Korea's Kim

Posted: 12/08/2010 - A top Chinese foreign policy official met Thursday with North Korea's Kim Jong Il in Pyongyang amid the continuing military crisis on the Korean peninsula.

Read More

Mexican Drug Lord Appears On Teachers' Payroll

Posted: 12/08/2010 - An alleged drug cartel leader appears on the Mexican government's 2010 teacher payroll as part of the staff of an elementary school in a rural town.

Read More

Cables: Colombia's Uribe Reached Out To FARC

Posted: 12/08/2010 - Former President Alvaro Uribe sought secret talks during his second term with Colombia's main leftist rebel group in Switzerland, and the guerrillas even reached out to the U.S. Embassy, according to leaked U.S. diplomatic cables.

Read More

US Embassy: Sierra Leone Leader Shielded Aide

Posted: 12/08/2010 - Sierra Leone's president reportedly shielded a Cabinet minister from arrest during a drug bust two years ago, according to a U.S. Embassy cable released by WikiLeaks. The man was recently named a special presidential adviser.

Read More
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.