WASHINGTON (AP) - The terrorism threat against the United States is increasing and Americans aren't as safe as they were a year or two ago, the leaders of the House and Senate inte..
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal investigators will try to determine why a New York City commuter train derailed while rounding a curve in the Bronx, killing four people and injuring more t..
Acts of terror and sectarian violence killed 659 Iraqis and injured almost 1,400 in November, according to casualty figures released by the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq.
By his own admission, one of the U.S Navy\'s top commanders says his Pacific fleet \"gets all the best stuff\" when it comes to state-of-the-art weaponry -- an undeniable reflection of President Barack Obama\'s so-called pivot towards Asia.
The U.S. government is \"deeply concerned\" about two American citizens detained in North Korea, including 85-year-old Merrill Newman, a National Security Council spokeswoman said.
Three major U.S. airlines on Saturday confirmed that pilots were complying with Chinese government demands that it be notified of plans to traverse the newly declared air defense zone over the East China Sea.
Vowing to press on until they boot the Thai prime minister, anti-government protesters on Sunday stormed the state television studios and a police club compound hoping to find Yingluck Shinawatra.
MIAMI (AP) - Today marks the official end of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season. This season saw a total of 13 named storms, two of them hurricanes. &..
LONDON (AP) - Scottish authorities say there are numerous casualties and people remain trapped inside a Glasgow pub after a police helicopter crashed into its roof. &nb..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Key parts of the government's beleaguered health insurance website will be down longer than usual this weekend as the site continues to undergo maintenance and re..
LONDON (AP) - A helicopter crashed late Friday night into the roof of a popular pub in Glasgow, Scotland, leaving the building littered with debris and emergency crews scrambling t..
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the problem isn't cutting hair without..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday told activists who are fasting to protest House inaction on immigration legislation that their "commitment to change" ultimately ..
CHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago police officer was released from a hospital Friday after being dragged by a car driven by fleeing Thanksgiving Day shoplifting suspects, one of wh..
NEW YORK (AP) - When Olympic skier Bode Miller handed his infant son to the baby's mother in a courtroom this week, she was handed a victory - for now - in a case that became a ral..
TORONTO (AP) - The brother of embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says the siblings will host an online show. Toronto City Councilor Doug Ford says the purpose of th..
It was intended as a piece of comedy, but it\'s turned into a drama.
Police digging up mass graves in western Mexico have now found human remains from at least 54 victims there.
The holiday shopping season started as a marathon, not a sprint. More than a dozen major U.S. retailers stayed open for 24 hours or more on Thanksgiving Day throu..
Since conflict broke out in Syria in 2011, the fighting between rebels and soldiers loyal to Bashar al Assad has torn countless families apart with more than a million children now refugees, the United Nations\' refugee agency, UNHCR, says.