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Flood surge threatens power plant near Belgrade

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian authorities ordered the urgent evacuation of 12 villages and towns along the raging Sava River on Monday, including one where soldiers, police and volunteers have been working around the clock to protect Serbia's main power plant.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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SpaceX Dragon returns to Earth from space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The commercial cargo ship Dragon returned to Earth from the International Space Station on Sunday, bringing back nearly 2 tons of science experiments and old equipment for NASA.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Japan debates radiation as manga shows nosebleed

TOKYO (AP) — A journalist finds his nose doesn't stop bleeding after visiting the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant. He also learns others suffer similar symptoms.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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US Official: China cited in cyber-espionage case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is preparing to announce first-of-its-kind criminal charges Monday against Chinese military officials in an international cyber-espionage case, a government official said.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Jackson, Timberlake own Billboard Music Awards

The King of Pop and a likely successor, prince of pop Justin Timberlake, ruled the Billboard Music Awards — though Michael Jackson made a splash via hologram and Timberlake accepted his awards via video from overseas.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Subway explosion lightly injures 11 in South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An electrical problem caused an explosion at a South Korean subway station Monday evening, lightly injuring 11 people, an emergency official said.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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AT&T aims for TV's future with $48.5B DirecTV deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Priming itself for the age of Internet-delivered video, AT&T Inc. said it would buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion in cash and stock, or $95 per share.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Roommates buy lumpy used couch, find $40K in cash

 

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. (AP) — For all the screaming and carrying on, their neighbors thought they'd won the lottery. But it was a lumpy old sofa stuffed with $40,000 in cash that had three young roommates raising a ruckus.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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