MIAMI (AP) - South Florida students will gather this month to kick off a national college tour promoting innovative ways to connect with and empower youth in Cuba. &nbs..
North Korea said Tuesday that it would release an unspecified number of prisoners in February to mark the birthdays of the two dictators who ruled the reclusive nation for a total of more than 60 years.
Amir Mirzaie Hekmati, an American sentenced to death in Iran for espionage, has 20 days to appeal his case, according to Iranian law.
U.S. diplomats will meet with Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi this week in another sign of thawing relations between Washington and the Southeast Asian nation.
Joran van der Sloot returns to a Peruvian courtroom on Wednesday, five days after requesting more time to "reflect" on what plea he will make in his murder trial.
Stretching some 7,000 kilometers along the West African coastline, a submarine fiber-optic cable emerges off the coast of Nigeria to help bridge the digital divide in the continent.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will welcome his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Monday on his first stop of a four-nation tour of Latin America, state media reported.
More and more states are saying yes to medical marijuana. But local governments are increasingly using their laws to just say no, not in our backyard. In Californ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration says it will step up testing for a fungicide that has been found in low levels in orange juice. The agency said..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says his chief of staff William Daley is resigning after a year on the job to return to his native Chicago and spend more time with his fam..
American Amir Mirzaei Hekmati, on trial in Iran for espionage, has been sentenced to death nearly five months after he was arrested, according to a report.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) - A new law granting sweeping immunity to Yemen's president and anyone who served in his authoritarian regime over the past 33 years sparked fresh violence Monday..
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazilian officials say heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro have caused mudslides that killed at least six people. About 20 other people are missing, and thousands ..
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - A Libyan government committee will help integrate former revolutionary fighters back into civilian life using $8 billion dollars allocated to it to get starte..
Iran started enriching uranium at a new nuclear facility in the north that is "immune to any military attack," according to a fundamentalist newspaper with ties to the nation's supreme leader.
CNN\'s Nic Robertson, inside Syria, reports on the growing division between pro-government forces and the opposition, which is living, they say, in fear.
Thousands of Nigerian trade union members joined in widespread protests on Monday, angry over a government decision that more than doubled fuel prices in the largely impoverished country.
TAMPA- A 25-year-old resident of Pinellas Park, Fla., has been charged in connection with an alleged plot to attack locations in Tampa with a vehicle bomb, assault rifle and other ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Executing a classic Washington dodge, Newt Gingrich told Americans that Medicare and Medicaid could be kept solid merely by ending fraud in the system, a promise ..
The Yemeni cabinet has approved the draft of a law that will give President Ali Abdullah Saleh and his aides immunity from prosecution.