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Ukraine sees largest anti-govt protest since 2004

December 8, 2013 1:15 pm

Hundreds of thousands of protesters poured into the streets of Ukraine’s capital on Sunday, toppling a statue of former Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin and blockading key government buildings in an escalating standoff with the president over the future of the country. The biggest demonstration in the former Soviet republic since Ukraine’s pro-democracy Orange Revolution in […]

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AP Top Stories Dec. 8 P

December 8, 2013 1:10 pm

Here's the latest news for Sunday, December 8th: Icy glaze and snow moving South to North; Nelson Mandela remembered in prayers; Protesters topple Lenin statue; Giant Christmas Stollen unveiled.

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South Africans of all faiths pray for Mandela

December 8, 2013 1:04 pm

In death, Nelson Mandela unified South Africans of all races and backgrounds Sunday on a day of prayer for the global statesman — from a vaulted cathedral with hymns and incense to a rural, hilltop church with goat-skin drums and barefoot dancing. Mandela was remembered in old bedrocks of resistance to white domination as well […]

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Gay partner benefits growing at Fortune 500 firms

December 8, 2013 12:42 pm

Corporate support for gay and transgender rights is reaching workers in new corners of the country and economy six months after the US Supreme Court struck down the federal Defense of Marriage Act, according to a new report card from the nation’s largest LGBT advocacy group. The Human Rights Campaign found that more than two-thirds […]

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Young Protester ´Will Go Out Again´

December 8, 2013 12:22 pm

A 15-year-old Egyptian girl released from detention on Saturday has told the BBC she intends to go back out to protest.

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Albany plan helps three homeless people transition into housing

December 8, 2013 11:37 am

Three homeless people from the city of Albany have been transitioned from the controversial encampments called the Bulb into housing this wee as part of an outreach program, city officials said. The transition is a result from the implementation of the city’s Waterfront Park Transition Plan, assistance, cleanup and transfer, or ACT, officials said The […]

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2014 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe Intro

December 8, 2013 11:02 am

Watch this cool intro to the all new 2014 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe.

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Singer Susan Boyle Reveals Asperger´s Diagnosis

December 8, 2013 11:01 am

Scottish singer Susan Boyle has revealed she has been diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome. Asperger’s syndrome is a high functioning form of autism that affects a person’s communication abilities. (Via National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) Many affected with Asperger’s often have a hard time with social skills but are also known for having a wide vocabulary and unusually […]

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2013 BMW 7 Series – 740Li with X-Drive

December 8, 2013 11:00 am

Watch the tough and durable of the 7 series by BMW – the 2013 BMW 740Li with x-drive.

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Bomb Attacks Across Iraq Kill 30, Wound Nearly 100

December 8, 2013 11:00 am

Blood spills on the streets of Baghdad with dozens killed in a series of car bomb attacks in Iraq. Car bombs killed at least 30 people Sunday with attackers mainly targeting busy commercial streets in the capital. Nearly 100 people were wounded in the attacks. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attacks. But al […]

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