updated: 02/08/2016 3:21 a.m.
Turkey has reached the end of its "capacity to absorb" refugees but will continue to take them in, the deputy premier said Sunday, as his country faced mounting pressure to open its border to tens of thousands of Syrians who have fled a government onslaught.
posted: 02/08/2016 3:17 a.m.
As anxious families waited nearby, rescuers on Sunday pulled more survivors from the remains of a high-rise apartment building that collapsed a day earlier in an earthquake that shook southern Taiwan.
updated: 02/08/2016 3:16 a.m.
Duke Energy Corp. will ship 1.5 million tons of residue from decades of burning coal for electricity to a contracted landfill about 130 miles away in central Virginia as part of the cleanup for one of the worst spills of toxic, liquefied waste in U.S. history.
updated: 02/08/2016 3:12 a.m.
European officials knew that Volkswagen diesels fell short of pollution limits years before the company became engulfed in an emissions cheating scandal, records show.
updated: 02/08/2016 3:11 a.m.
A member of a British faction within the Islamic State that oversaw the detention and beheading of Western hostages in Syria has been identified as Alexanda Kotey, a 32-year-old convert to Islam who grew up in West London.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:58 a.m.
Two candidates who cite the need for improved pre-kindergarten offerings are vying for the Democratic nomination to represent parts of North Little Rock and Sherwood in the state House of Representatives.
updated: 02/08/2016 2:56 a.m.
A short walk from the tomb of American maritime hero John Paul Jones, more than two dozen U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen from Arkansas gathered Thursday evening to eat pizza and hear praise from one of their home state's elected officials, 2nd District U.S. Rep. French Hill.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:35 a.m.
Rickie Fowler broke down in tears in the media center after his playoff loss Sunday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, overcome by emotion talking about his family.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:08 a.m.
Jim Ratliff worked for 14 years in the mines of eastern Kentucky, drilling holes and blasting dynamite to expose the coal that has powered Appalachian life for more than a century.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:07 a.m.
Banks are watching wealthy clients flirt with robo-advisers, and that's one reason the lenders are racing to release their own versions of the automated investing technology this year, according to a consultant.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:06 a.m.
Look at Victoria long enough and she'll blink. Nearby, her buddy HAL, who lost his legs due to some unspecified accident, takes a deep breath.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:51 a.m.
One evening in the late fall, Lucien Majors, 84, sat at his kitchen table in Lancaster, N.Y., wife Jan by his side, as he described a recent dream. Majors had end-stage bladder cancer and was in renal failure. As he spoke with a hospice doctor, he was alert but faltering.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:50 a.m.
The menu was speckled with whole grains and dripping with oil when future chefs and their teachers got together Jan. 30 with future doctors, pharmacists and nurses for "Food as Medicine," a dinner seminar about the evidence-based Mediterranean diet.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:09 a.m.
Bradley Breaux, 20, struggled to finish high school because his family moved so much between Louisiana and Arkansas.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:06 a.m.
Increases have been steady in the amount of wastewater treated at the Northwest Arkansas Conservation Authority's wastewater plant near Highfill and soon it may expand.