A French military operation in the Central African Republic has started with French soldiers patrolling in the capital Bangui, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Friday. "The operation has started," Le Drian told Radio France Internationale, saying patrols of Bangui had already begun. France ordered more troops into its former colony on Thursday, hours after a sectarian bloodbath left more than 120 people dead in Bangui. Shortly after the UN Security Council issued a green light for the military intervention, French President Francois Hollande ordered an additional 600 troops to the African country, doubling the force it already had in and around the capital.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” Invoking the chance to remake the world, Vice President Joe Biden pledged Friday that the U.S. will play a leading role in creating a new century of prosperity and security in Asia. But he warned that without trust and common ground-rules, that collective goal could be threatened by mounting tensions on the continent.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” A prosecutor's decision to not bring charges against Florida State quarterback and Heisman Trophy favorite Jameis Winston has removed a cloud from over the team, which is focused and prepared to face Duke in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game, Coach Jimbo Fisher said.
Caltrans is revving up for the weekend storm ahead.
A fire at a two story home early Friday morning in Corning left a dozen people homeless.
A new trend is becoming very popular at one Chico elementary school.
Due to ongoing negotiations Dish Network subscribers may lose access to KRCR, KAEF, KCVU, KBVU and MyTV's local programming.
Jaguars hand Texans 11th straight loss, 27-20
Nearly one year after Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was accused of rape by a female FSU student, the state attorney has decided not to charge the Heisman Trophy favorite.
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose said Thursday he won't close the door on returning for the playoffs if his surgically-repaired knee is "healthy and the situation is right."
Boozer leads Bulls to 107-87 win over Heat