More Headlines

Destruction of Kenya's Forest Feeds Deadly Drought

Posted: 10/19/2009 - More than 200 of Ole Saloli's cows have died, ruining his children's inheritance and his safety net for old age. Now he wanders miles seeking pasture for the surviving animals, his bare feet as cracked and dry as the Kenyan earth he sleeps upon.

Read More

Mexico Fells Trees to Save Butterfly Reserve

Posted: 10/19/2009 - Authorities who have struggled to stop illegal logging in Mexico's famed monarch butterfly reserve now are cutting down thousands of trees themselves to fight an unprecedented infestation of deadly bark beetles.

Read More

Nearly a Third of Afghan President's Votes Voided

Posted: 10/19/2009 - U.N.-backed fraud investigators on Monday threw out nearly a third President Hamid Karzai's votes from the country's disputed August election. The findings set the stage for a runoff between him and his top challenger.

Read More

Rick 'Extremely Dangerous' Category 4 Hurricane

Posted: 10/17/2009 - Hurricane Rick quickly strengthened into an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm early Saturday off Mexico's Pacific coast with winds near 135 mph (185 kph), the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

Read More

Lawyer Says Polanski Undergoing Medical Tests

Posted: 10/17/2009 - One of Roman Polanski's lawyers says the jailed filmmaker is undergoing medical tests, though his current condition "is not of exceptional gravity."

Read More

Huge Crowd Protests Easing Spain's Abortion Law

Posted: 10/17/2009 - A huge crowd rallied in Madrid Saturday against a bill to ease restrictions on abortion - a vivid and emotional show of how the issue remains sensitive two decades after abortion was legalized in this traditionally Roman Catholic country.

Read More

Men Found Guilty of Australian Terror Plot

Posted: 10/15/2009 - Five men were convicted Friday of plotting a terrorist attack by stockpiling bomb-making instructions and purchasing explosive chemicals in Australia's largest terrorist conspiracy.

Read More

Gunmen, Bomber hit 4 sites in Pakistan, 38 die

Posted: 10/15/2009 - Teams of gunmen attacked three law enforcement facilities across the eastern city of Lahore on Thursday, paralyzing Pakistan's cultural capital, while a car bomb devastated a northwest police station, killing a total of 38 people in an escalating wave of terror in this nuclear-armed U.S. ally.

Read More

AP Sources: Al-Qaida's Afghan Head Contacted Zazi

Posted: 10/14/2009 - Intelligence officials say the terrorist operative who contacted an Afghan immigrant accused of plotting a New York attack was the head of Afghanistan's al-Qaida operations.

Read More

Report: More than 1,000 Killed in Eastern Congo

Posted: 10/13/2009 - More than 1,000 civilians have been killed and nearly 900,000 displaced in eastern Congo by Rwandan Hutu militiamen and Congolese forces since January, humanitarian groups said Tuesday.

Read More

Gypsy Laborer Faces Execution in Belarus

Posted: 10/13/2009 - His last hopes fading, a 30-year-old illiterate Gypsy laborer whose lawyers say was tortured into confessing to murder awaits his unannounced appointment with the executioner.

Read More

SAfrica Police Kill Woman in Car Thought Stolen

Posted: 10/13/2009 - Police allegedly fired more than a dozen rounds at a car they mistakenly thought was stolen, killing a woman and fueling a debate about whether officers should have greater leeway to use deadly force to combat South Africa's high crime rate.

Read More

Milan Police Detain 2 More in Barracks Attack

Posted: 10/13/2009 - The Libyan accused of carrying out a small bombing of a Milan army barracks apparently opposed Italy's military missions overseas, the interior minister said Tuesday after police detained two more North Africans in the case.

Read More

Art Experts Find Possible New da Vinci

Posted: 10/13/2009 - Art experts believe they have identified a new Leonardo da Vinci - in part by examining a fingerprint on the canvas.

Read More

Expert Alleges Man Behind Wife's BVI Scuba Death

Posted: 10/13/2009 - A forensic specialist testified Tuesday that he believes a Rhode Island man accused of killing his wife while scuba diving off the British Virgin Islands wrestled her from behind and shut off her air supply.

Read More

PR Group Tests Syringe Vending Machine for Addicts

Posted: 10/13/2009 - A needle exchange program in Puerto Rico is testing a vending machine that provides drug users with clean syringes after-hours to fight the spread of HIV and hepatitis C.

Read More

Tens of Thousands Take Part in Mass Wedding

Posted: 10/13/2009 - Brides in white gowns and Japanese kimonos joined grooms in black suits and red ties Wednesday for the Unification Church's biggest mass wedding in a decade - a spectacle church officials say will involve 40,000 people in cities around the world.

Read More

Pakistani Jets Bomb Militants Near Afghan Border

Posted: 10/13/2009 - Pakistani jets bombed militant targets in the main insurgent stronghold along the Afghan border Tuesday ahead of an expected ground offensive there, an official said.

Read More
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability