| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Islamist rebels shot dead three members of Somalia's security forces in the capital Sunday, police and witnesses said, on the first day of Ramadan, the Muslim fasting month when insurgents had warned they would stage attacks.
The government and...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:28 AM
GLASTONBURY – UConn, the reigning NCAA champion, will be a different team when the season begins in November. In some ways, that should be a good thing.
Amida Brimah, the 7-foot center, will have a year's experience and shoulder surgery behind...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Chinese authorities here want to know what you eat and when you eat it. How you style your hair, how you dress, and what songs are on your iPad or smartphone.
Stung by a string of terrorist attacks by Uighurs, members of a Muslim...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:45 PM
On the holiday marking the end of Ramadan, a South Florida imam urged thousands of Muslims on Monday to carry on the compassion and caring for others they had practiced during their month of fasting, prayer and community service.
"The prophet [Muhammad]...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:16 AM
At least 34 people, including several children, were killed in a stampede at a beachside rap concert celebrating the end of Ramadan in Guinea's capital Conakry, medical sources said Wednesday.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Donka hospital in the...
| Jul 14, 2014
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, all eyes were focus on the Middle East, where fighter jets and rockets continued to fly between Israel and Gaza during the recent crisis that has killed 100 Palestinians and pinned down...
| Jul 1, 2014
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, young Palestinians wave homemade sparklers after breaking the fast during Ramadan in Gaza City. Muslims are obliged to abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and sex from before dawn until dusk throughout the holy...
| Jul 3, 2014
Thursday's Pictures in the News illustrates the day around the globe....
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Everyone's favorite classic Christmas tale receives a makeover when A Christmas Carol and famous fairytale characters meet. You just never know who will pop up next in Pope John Paul II High School's production of "A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol", a...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:05 AM
If things go Amir Khan’s way, he’ll have an opportunity to tweak with Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s fight schedule, too.
Not only does Khan say that he doesn't believe he'll be available for Mayweather’s next planned fight date in...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:24 PM
A Morton Grove man has been sentenced to 30 months of probation and fined after he pleaded guilty to firing a "high-velocity air rifle" at a Morton Grove mosque during Ramadan services two years ago, court records show.
David Conrad, 53, of Morton...