|
The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
Updated at 8:10 AM

LONDON (AP) " Britain's economy grew faster than expected in the three months after its vote to leave the European Union, despite concern that uncertainty would weigh on business activity. The Office of National Statistics said Thursday that the economy grew by a quarterly rate of 0.5 percent in the July-September period thanks in particular to the services sector. The figure, which is preliminary and subject to revision, is down from the previous quarter's 0.7 percent but beat...

Updated at 7:58 AM

CLEVELAND (AP) " Jake Arietta made a brief run at a no-hitter and ended another 71-year pause between celebrations for the Chicago Cubs and their faithful fans. Not only are they back in the World Series, they've won there again. One...

Updated at 7:47 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) " Israel has expanded the fishing zone off the Gaza coast to allow Palestinian fishermen to sail out further. COGAT, the Israeli defense body that handles civilian issues with the Palestinians, announced the new limits...

Updated at 7:43 AM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " The United Nations' refugee agency is shipping tents, blankets and other aid from the United Arab Emirates to northern Iraq to help those affected by the military campaign to retake Mosul from the Islamic State...

Updated at 7:35 AM

ISLAMABAD (AP) " The Pakistani government has banned all political meetings, rallies and protests in the capital, Islamabad, ahead of a planned opposition march against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Nov. 2. A Thursday Ministry of Interior...

Updated at 7:26 AM

BEIRUT (AP) " The U.N. Children's agency called the airstrikes in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib province a day earlier an "outrage", suggesting it may be the deadliest attack on a school since the country's war began nearly six years ago. The...

Updated at 7:01 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Some patients facing a years-long wait for a kidney transplant are jumping ahead in line thanks to a startling experiment: They're agreeing to an organ almost sure to infect them with hepatitis C. Knowingly transmitting a...

Updated at 7:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " When Hillary Clinton secured her place in the history as the first woman to win a major-party nomination for president, Democratic politicians around Washington marked the historic moment with barrage of statements, formal...

Updated Oct 27, 2016 at 6:49 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Hillary Clinton has been involved in the nation's health care debate for more than 20 years and, as her campaign likes to say, she has the scars to prove it. The Democratic presidential candidate failed in her 1990s effort...

Updated at 6:34 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A former Pixar executive who won the first ever Oscar for software is taking over a U.S. government agency responsible for improving federal digital technology. Rob Cook, whose credits include "Toy Story" and "Toy Story...

Updated at 6:09 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Allies of Hillary Clinton felt threatened by the power of Sen. Bernie Sanders' candidacy and wondered about getting some signal of support from President Barack Obama in the heat of the Democratic primaries, according to the...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar