More Headlines

Russian Clerics Forgive Pussy Riot For Putin Rant

Posted: 08/19/2012 - Russia's top Orthodox clerics on Saturday asked for mercy for the punk band Pussy Riot for its anti-government protest in a Moscow cathedral, but the church's forgiveness is unlikely to change the band's punishment in a case that caused an international furor over political dissent.

Read More

Official: Egypt's President To Visit Iran

Posted: 08/19/2012 - An Egyptian presidential official says President Mohammed Morsi will attend a summit of non-aligned nations in Iran end of the month, in first such visit in decades.

Read More

Pussy Riot Found Guilty

Posted: 08/18/2012 - A Russian judge has found three members of the provocative punk band Pussy Riot guilty of hooliganism, in one of the most closely watched cases in recent Russian history.

Read More

Last UN Observers Start Leaving Syria

Posted: 08/18/2012 - A United Nations spokeswoman says the last U.N. observers still in Syria have started to leave the country as their mission officially ends at midnight Sunday.

Read More

Suicide Car Bomber Kills 5 Pakistani Troops

Posted: 08/18/2012 - A Pakistani official says a suicide car bomber has killed five security troops at a road checkpoint in the country's volatile southwest.

Read More

UN: Algeria's Brahimi will Replace Annan in Syria

Updated: 08/17/2012 - U.N. deputy spokesman Eduardo del Buey announced Friday that the former Algerian foreign minister and longtime U.N. official would succeed Annan as joint U.N.-Arab League envoy.

Read More

Taliban Say They Have Infiltrated Afghan Forces

Posted: 08/16/2012 - The leader of the Taliban says his fighters have infiltrated the Afghan police and army and are successfully killing a growing number of U.S.-led coalition forces.

Read More

7 U.S. Soldiers Killed in Helicopter Crash

Posted: 08/16/2012 - 7 U.S. soldiers, 3 Afghan soldiers and 1 interpreter are killed when the Blackhawk helicopter they were flying in crashed in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. The Taliban claims they shot the helicopter down.

Read More

New Bomb in Afghanistan Kills 10

Posted: 08/14/2012 - The blast brought the death toll to at least 46 in a bloody day for Afghanistan, after as many as 14 suicide bombers were involved in attacks in a southwestern city.

Read More
WILX 500 American Road Lansing, MI 48911 517-393-0110
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.