ABC 33/40 – Birmingham News, Weather, SportsZimbabwe denies claims of state …

By ANGUS SHAWAssociated Press HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) – Zimbabwe’s justice minister rejected allegations that the country has state sponsored violence and he vowed not to recognize gay rights after meeting with the U.N. human rights chief on Monday. …

 

 

 

 

Violent weather kills dozens

<!–enpproperty 2012-05-14 07:32:10.0Xinhua and China DailyViolent weather kills dozensminxian flood, minxian rain, minxian natural disaster, minxian emergency,1158963Society2@webnews/enpproperty–>   Villagers injured by hail and torrential rain are treated in a makeshift medical facility in Minxian county, Gansu province, on Sunday. Severe storms claimed the lives of at least 49 people, and 23 others have been reported [...]

 

 

 

 

KHQ Right Now – News and Weather for Spokane and North Idaho | Egypt military …

By SARAH EL DEEBAssociated Press CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s military officials moved swiftly Saturday to prosecute protesters they blamed for an attack on the Defense Ministry, in an attempt to put down increasingly violent protests against their authority …

 

 

 

 

WRIC Richmond News and Weather – Egypt military detains hundreds following …

By SARAH EL DEEBAssociated Press CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s military officials moved swiftly Saturday to prosecute protesters they blamed for an attack on the Defense Ministry, in an attempt to put down increasingly violent protests against their authority …

 

 

 

 

Fukushima Face Decades of Tainted Crops

Farmers in Japan’s Fukushima face years of additional losses as consumers continue to doubt the safety of produce from the region devastated a year ago by the tsunami and nuclear fallout, which may taint crops for decades. Almost 100,000 farmers lost about 58 billion yen ($694 million) by March 1, or 25 percent of production, [...]