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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
Updated at 12:12 PM

STOCKHOLM (AP) " More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lighting in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie images showing a jumble of reindeer carcasses scattered across a small area on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. The agency says 323 animals were killed, including 70 calves, in the lightning storm Friday. Agency spokesman Kjartan Knutsen told The Associated Press it's not uncommon for reindeer or other wildlife to be killed by...

Updated at 12:10 PM

BERLIN (AP) " Using giant tires from an industrial fertilizer spreader and scrap steel, a German man has built a bicycle weighing 940 kilograms (2,072 pounds) that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world's heaviest rideable...

Updated at 12:09 PM

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) " East Timor and Australia opened conciliation talks Monday in their bitter legal battle to set a permanent maritime boundary that will carve up billions of dollars in oil and gas reserves underneath the...

Updated at 12:06 PM

BRUSSELS (AP) " Attackers rammed a car through the gates of Belgium's crime institute early Monday and set fire to a lab containing crime scene samples, apparently in an effort to destroy evidence, Brussels prosecutors said. As the blaze in...

Updated at 11:54 AM

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) " A permanent cease-fire took effect in Colombia on Monday, a major step in bringing an end to 52 years of bloody combat between the government and the country's biggest rebel group. The commander of the Revolutionary...

Updated at 11:53 AM

Mylan will start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that has grown to $608 for a two-pack, making it unaffordable for many patients without insurance or...

Updated at 11:27 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Donald Trump says he'll deliver a detailed speech Wednesday on his proposal to crack down on illegal immigration " but it's anyone's guess what he will say. The announcement came late Sunday in a tweet by the Republican...

Updated at 10:30 AM

TOKYO (AP) " Tokyo's first female leader said Monday that she will use her platform to host a cost-efficient and environmentally friendly 2020 Olympics and push a women's rights agenda that she hopes will be a model for Japan's central...

Updated at 10:03 AM

ROME (AP) " Italian authorities are debating how to provide warmer, sturdier housing for people rendered homeless by last week's earthquake and who now live in tents in the chilly Apennine Mountains. Nearly 2,700 people needing shelter...

Updated at 10:00 AM

Stranger Things has been an unqualified success for Netflix. Discussion of the '80s...

Updated at 9:57 AM

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) " Iran has deployed a Russian-made S-300 air defense system around its underground Fordo nuclear facility, state TV reported. Video footage posted late Sunday on state TV's website showed trucks arriving at the site and...

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