US airdrops supplies to thousands besieged in Iraq

By SAMEER N. YACOUB and VIVIAN SALAMAAssociated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. military dropped humanitarian aid to tens of thousands of Iraqi religious minoritiesRead More

Body of US general arrives at Dover Air Force Base

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The body of a two-star general killed in an Afghan “insider attack” has arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.Read More

Final arguments begin in Oscar Pistorius trial

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Final arguments have begun in the South African murder trial of Oscar Pistorius, the once-celebrated athlete who fatally shot hisRead More

Don’t Drink the Water?

Did you know that certain people should not drink water from the tap before they talk to their doctor? One man checked and was toldRead More

New York hospital patient tests negative for Ebola

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials in New York City say a man who recently visited West Africa and had a high fever and gastrointestinalRead More

Coffee and Tea Apps

Sometimes we just need a little kick to jump start our day. Attention coffee lovers, Craig Stevens is here now with today’s Appsolute Must-have downloads.Read More

Video captures flash flood that swept away cars

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amateur footage shot after a downpour in southern Nevada captures the power of flash floodwaters. Doug Bennett says he was aboutRead More

WHO: Ebola death toll reaches 932; 1,700 cases

By BASHIR ADIGUN and KRISTA LARSONAssociated Press ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The World Health Organization says the death toll from the Ebola outbreak in WestRead More

Paver Projects at Trash Sites Raise Questions

WSVN — Miami-Dade County is looking at deep cuts to balance the budget, so why was money spent to make dump sites look better? InvestigativeRead More

Afghan soldier kills US general, wounds about 15

By ROBERT BURNS, RAHIM FAIEZ and LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An American major general was shot to death Tuesday in oneRead More