Tue, 02 Jan 2007 09:14:04 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) - A dragon atop a castle breathed fire, 200 stormtroopers menacingly marched behind Ewoks swinging in trees and the Oakridge Boys led hundreds of thousands in song Monday at the 118th Rose Parade.
Tue, 06 Mar 2012 17:30:01 GMTDENVER - April 15 is, of course, usually tax day (it's April 17 this year). If you owe money or you're scrambling to get your return in by midnight, it may be a stressful day. Here are some fun facts to get you through the process.
Mon, 01 Jan 2007 13:52:30 GMTBAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) - Hundreds of Iraqis flocked to the village where Saddam Hussein was born on Sunday to see the deposed leader buried in a religious compound 24 hours after his execution.
Mon, 01 Jan 2007 02:37:41 GMTBAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) - U.S. troops killed six people Monday during a raid on a possible safe house for al-Qaida in Iraq, the military said, while the death toll of American service members in Iraq surpassed 3,000.
Mon, 01 Jan 2007 02:32:32 GMTHAVANA (AP) - Cuba calls the execution of Saddam Hussein an "illegal" act. And it's calling for an end to the war it says has caused the suffering of millions of innocent Iraqis.
Mon, 01 Jan 2007 02:29:37 GMTREMBANG, Indonesia (AP) - Rescue ships collected scores of bloated bodies Monday from seas close to where a ferry sank in the Java Sea, but search teams also spotted survivors on life rafts and dropped food and water to them, officials said.
Mon, 01 Jan 2007 02:23:03 GMTMURFREESBORO, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas man has found a 2.37-carat white diamond at the world's only diamond-bearing site where visitors are allowed to search for and keep the gems they find.
Sun, 31 Dec 2006 02:37:13 GMTBANGKOK, Thailand (AP) - At least six bomb blasts rocked the Thai capital late Sunday, killing at least two people and prompting the city to cancel its major New Year's Eve celebrations just as revelers had begun to gather ahead of the countdown.
Sun, 31 Dec 2006 02:34:36 GMTSEMARANG, Indonesia (AP) - Rescue boats picked up scores of exhausted survivors Sunday from an Indonesian ferry that sank in the Java Sea, but they also recovered dozens of bodies and around 400 people remained missing.
Sun, 31 Dec 2006 02:27:21 GMTSYDNEY, Australia (AP) - Fireworks showered over Sydney's iconic Harbor Bridge as a million onlookers cheered the New Year. Crowds scaled Japan's Mount Fuji for a view of the first 2007 dawn, but the Thai capital canceled its major celebration and sent thousands of people home after a series of evening bombings.