Sunday, June 30, 2013

Official: 19 firefighters killed in Arizona

Official: 19 firefighters killed in Arizona

Official: 19 firefighters killed in Arizona

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 10:11 PM PDT

Nineteen firefighters were killed Sunday battling a blaze in Arizona, the state forestry division said.

9 people shot at Brooklyn house party

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 04:08 PM PDT

Nine people were shot in the East Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn early Sunday morning at a house party, police said.

Cirque du Soleil performer killed in Las Vegas show

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 08:02 PM PDT

A performer from Cirque du Soleil died in a weekend accident during a show at a Las Vegas casino, authorities said Sunday.

Jessica Simpson welcomes baby boy Ace

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 05:37 PM PDT

It's a boy!

Family of Nelson Mandela: His health is in God's hands now

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 07:27 PM PDT

The former wife of Nelson Mandela visited him Sunday in the hospital where the ailing anti-apartheid icon is clinging to life, the South African Press Association reported.

J-Lo sings happy birthday wishes to repressive Asian leader

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 02:28 PM PDT

Jennifer Lopez sang "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" on Saturday to a leader who has been characterized as one of the most repressive in the world.

Europe furious, 'shocked' by report of U.S. spying

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 05:20 PM PDT

European officials reacted with fury Sunday to a report that the U.S. National Security Agency spied on EU offices.

Record-setting heat wave turns fatal in Southwest

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 05:23 PM PDT

Death Valley resident Mike Wood says he's used to the heat. But when his running shoes begin to melt, he starts to pay attention.

Obama pledges $7 billion to upgrade power in Africa

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 05:44 PM PDT

U.S. President Barack Obama pledged $7 billion Sunday to help combat frequent power blackouts in sub-Saharan Africa.