Libya's new government said it has control of new areas in Bani Walid as the battle rages on for one of the last cities loyal to the ousted ruler.
The death toll from the worst floods in half a century to hit Thailand continues to rise.
BAGHDAD (AP) - The Associated Press has learned that the Obama administration is abandoning plans to keep U.S. troops in Iraq past a year-end withdrawal deadline.  ..
MIAMI (AP) - Hundreds of participants were expected to protest corporate influence in politics and social inequality in nearly a dozen Occupy Wall Street protests happening across ..
HOMER, N.Y. (AP) - A high school football player in upstate New York died Friday night after he suffered a head injury during a game. The fatal injury comes at a time when the..
NEW YORK (AP) - Demonstrators from the Occupy Wall Street encampment are on the move again in New York City. As many as 1,000 protesters were marching to a Chase bank branch i..
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Why is the U.S. sending its troops to finish off a fractured band of bush fighters in the middle of Africa? Political payback for the quiet sacrifices of Ugan..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration's signature health overhaul law, under relentless assault by Republicans, has suffered its first major casualty - a long-term care insura..
The Occupy Wall Street movement spilled into main streets around the world Saturday as crowds chanted and marched in a global movement of discontent.
A senior al Qaeda member, Ibrahim al-Banna, was killed in a drone attack in southern Yemen late Friday night, the country's defense ministry said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google is getting ready to press the mute button on its much-maligned Buzz service. Buzz will be shut down within the next few weeks. Google ..
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a Northern California hot dog vendor offered undercover officers more than just mustard, ketchup and relish on the side Fi..
Harrowing new detail has emerged from the last moments of the Air France Flight 447 which crashed into the Atlantic in June 2009, killing all 228 passengers and crew.
U.S. President Barack Obama is sending about 100 U.S. troops to Africa to help hunt down the leaders of the notoriously violent Lord\'s Resistance Army.
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - Tunisian police used tear gas Friday to disperse thousands in the capital in the latest protest over the airing of "Persepolis," an animated film that Islamis..
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) - A New York businessman called a "mini-Madoff" because he was arrested weeks after the billion-dollar swindler has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.&n..
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Southern California prosecutors have charged a 41-year-old man with eight counts of murder and one count of attempted murder in the Seal Beach hair salon m..
HONOLULU (AP) - A Hawaii-based soldier who says he swallowed needles that were hidden in a Burger King hamburger is suing the fast food chain. Army Staff Sgt. Cla..
Gofran Hejazi does not know whether to refer to herself as a wife... or a widow.
Thailand's rice bowl is now Thailand's nightmare.