03/17/14 09:00 AM
BRUSSELS (AP) — EU foreign ministers impose travel bans, asset freezes on 21 people linked to Ukraine unrest.
By Jim Salter | 03/17/14 08:56 AM
The windy plains of Kansas could be a treasure trove in the nation's effort to harness clean energy, but a major proposal to move wind-generated electricity eastward is running into a roadblock: Farmers who don't want high-power transmission lines on their land.
03/17/14 08:00 AM
LONDON (AP) — British telecommunications company Vodafone agreed on Monday to buy Spain's Ono for 7.2 billion euros ($10 billion) as it seeks to expand operations across Europe. The deal is part of a broader trend of mergers and takeovers in Europe, where the mobile industry is split among...
03/17/14 05:45 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia says searches for missing plane in both northern, southern corridors have begun.
03/17/14 05:30 AM
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Russian news agencies: Crimean parliament declares region independent state after referendum.
03/16/14 11:00 PM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — When someone at the controls calmly said the last words heard from the missing Malaysian jetliner, one of the Boeing 777's communications systems had already been disabled, authorities said, adding to suspicions that one or both of the pilots were involved in the...
03/16/14 07:47 PM
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Just two weeks after Russian troops seized their peninsula, Crimeans voted Sunday to leave Ukraine and join Russia, overwhelmingly approving a referendum that sought to unite the strategically important Black Sea region with the country it was part of for some 250...
03/16/14 04:46 PM
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — At least 16 people were killed in stampedes for government jobs in Nigeria when hundreds of thousands were invited to apply for fewer than 5,000 positions, officials and activists said Sunday. Interior Minister Abba Moro held the applicants responsible, saying they "lost...
03/16/14 04:30 PM
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Crimean election chief: 95 percent of voters support joining Russia, half of ballots counted.
03/16/14 02:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US rejects Crimea vote held under 'threats of violence and intimidation' by Russian military.
03/15/14 11:46 PM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Attention focused Sunday on the pilots of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight after the country's leader announced findings so far that suggest someone with intimate knowledge of the Boeing 777's cockpit seized control of the plane and sent it off-course. Prime...
03/15/14 04:15 PM
CAIRO (AP) — Gunmen stormed an Egyptian army checkpoint outside Cairo early Saturday morning and killed six soldiers, including some still in their beds, officials said, in what amounted to an escalation by militants on military targets near the capital. Just days earlier, masked men opened...
03/15/14 02:48 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia vetoed a U.N. resolution declaring Sunday's referendum on the future of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula illegal, and close ally China abstained, underlining Moscow's international isolation. Supporters of the U.S.-sponsored resolution knew Russia would use its veto....
By Associated Press | 03/15/14 02:35 PM
Several hundred supporters of Medicaid expansion gathered at the state Capitol to send a message to lawmakers who are deadlocked on the issue.
By Associated Press | 03/15/14 02:28 PM
Fewer teachers are expected to be laid off this year than the previous four school terms according to the state's largest teachers union.
By Byron York | 03/15/14
By Brian Hughes | 03/16/14
By Charlie Spiering | 03/14/14
By Ashe Schow | 03/16/14
By Michael Barone | 03/16/14