Rockets fired at Eilat in southern Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — At least two rockets were fired at Israel’s southern resort city of Eilat from Egypt’s Sinai peninsula on Wednesday, the Is…

Thatcher Funeral: Guest list standouts

LONDON (AP) — More than 2,300 guests have confirmed they will attend the funeral of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Among t…

Options narrow for Venezuelan opposition

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — All day, the political heirs of Hugo Chavez filled Venezuela’s airways with a steady drumbeat of attacks on the ma…

Quake hits Iran, Pakistan; dozens killed

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An earthquake toppled homes and shops on both sides of the Iran-Pakistan border Tuesday, killing dozens of people and ca…

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Flag lowering in honor of Boston

President Barack Obama has ordered that the flag of the United States be flown at half-staff at the White House and upon all public building…