More Headlines

Portugal's High Court Keeps Gay Marriage Ban

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Portugal's Constitutional Court on Friday upheld the country's ban on gay marriage, rejecting a challenge by two lesbians who are seeking to wed.

Read More

Argentina Experts See No Swine Flu Mutation - Yet

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Argentina has the most swine flu deaths outside the United States, but the virus is still killing fewer people than normal seasonal flu - good news for a world waiting to see how it evolves in the southern winter.

Read More

Cuba Enters Crisis Mode as Economy Worsens

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Cuba clicked into crisis mode Friday, postponing a key Communist Party congress aimed at charting a post-Castro future and announcing that its woeful economy is even worse than expected.

Read More

Nigeria Police Claim Victory Over Radical Sect

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Five days of fighting between government forces and a radical Islamist sect left dirt roads soaked with blood, buildings scorched and dozens dead, including the group's leader, but revenge attacks were feared even as the national police claimed victory.

Read More

Fatah, West's Hope for Peace, Faces Critical Test

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Fatah, the divided and demoralized movement of the late Yasser Arafat and the West's best hope for delivering a Mideast peace deal, is trying to stage a comeback.

Read More

Indian Rights Activists Blast Baby-Dropping Ritual

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Rights activists lashed out at local officials who allowed hundreds of infants to be dropped from the roof of a mosque in western India in the belief that the fall - which ends when the babies are caught in a bedsheet - would ensure good health and prosperity for their families.

Read More

Terror Suspect Purportedly Claims Jakarta Blasts

Posted: 07/29/2009 - Police were investigating the origin of an Internet message claiming responsibility for twin hotel bombings in Indonesia's capital nearly two weeks ago. The group calling itself al-Qaida Indonesia said the attacks targeted the American business community.

Read More

IMF to Boost Funds for Poor Countries

Posted: 07/29/2009 - The International Monetary Fund says it will sharply increase funds it provides to low income countries to help them deal with the global financial crisis.

Read More

Ruling Parties Win Majority in Kurdish Elections

Posted: 07/29/2009 - Iraq's election commission says regional President Massoud Barzani and the two ruling parties won majorities in Kurdish elections, but the opposition had a strong showing.

Read More

President of Military-Led Fiji Plans to Step Down

Posted: 07/28/2009 - Military-led Fiji announced Tuesday that its aged and ailing president will step down later this week and be replaced by a former army commander, a move observers say will consolidate the military's rule in this South Pacific nation.

Read More

Flight 'iIcident' Puts Speed Sensors in Spotlight

Posted: 07/28/2009 - The pilot of an Air France plane flying from Rome to Paris this month spent a minute without information on the speed of the aircraft, which was equipped with new generation speed sensors installed after the June crash of another flight, the newspaper Le Figaro reported in an article for its Thursday edition.

Read More

Nigerian Troops Surround Militant Hideout

Posted: 07/28/2009 - Army troops traded fire with Islamic militants Tuesday and deployed armored vehicles to surround the suspected hideout of a radical Muslim leader accused of orchestrating three days of violence in Africa's most populous nation.

Read More

Suspected Car Bomb in Spanish City

Posted: 07/28/2009 - The Interior Ministry says a suspected car bomb has exploded near a Civil Guard barracks in the northern city of Burgos.

Read More

Dozens Missing after Haitian Boat Sinks; 15 Dead

Posted: 07/28/2009 - The handmade wooden sailboat, weighed down with about 200 Haitians fleeing poverty, tried to maneuver through the treacherous coral reefs when it was struck by heavy swells. It had no chance.

Read More

Mexico to Issue Citizens National Identity Card

Posted: 07/28/2009 - President Felipe Calderon says Mexico will start issuing nationwide identity cards for its citizens starting this year, and by 2012 everyone will have one.

Read More

Chavez 'Freezes' Diplomatic Ties with Colombia

Posted: 07/28/2009 - President Hugo Chavez recalled his ambassador from Bogota on Tuesday and threatened to halt Colombian imports after the neighboring country said anti-tank weapons found in a rebel arms cache came from Venezuela.

Read More

Train Derails in Southern China, Killing 4

Posted: 07/28/2009 - A landslide caused a train to derail in southern China on Wednesday, killing at least four people and injuring 50, state media said.

Read More

Ala. Student Vanishes During Trip to Thailand

Posted: 07/28/2009 - An Auburn University veterinary student has vanished during a sightseeing trip to Thailand, and officials from the Alabama school are in Tokyo trying to find him.

Read More

Geithner Says US and China Seeking Stability

Posted: 07/28/2009 - Treasury Secretary Timonthy Geithner (GUYT'-nur) says the United States and China are committed to building a more stable and balanced global economy.

Read More

UK's Military Calls Afghan Operation a Success

Posted: 07/27/2009 - British Prime Minister Gordon Brown declared Monday that a mission to oust Taliban fighters from an Afghan stronghold has been a major success, despite a mounting death toll and public skepticism over the merits of the campaign.

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