DETROIT (AP) - Comic book fans might call it a great origin story: In the aftermath of 9/11, a Muslim man creates a comic book series, "The 99," inspired by the principles of his f..
DETROIT (AP) - Detroit police have impounded a party bus they say operated illegally as a strip club for reveling football fans at a popular tailgating spot. The ..
DETROIT (AP) - A Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up a Detroit-bound plane for al-Qaida with a bomb in his underwear has suddenly pleaded guilty on the second day of his tr..
CHICAGO (AP) - It's been more than 30 years since authorities discovered the skeletal remains of more than two dozen young men hidden beneath serial killer John Wayne Gacy's house ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's court system is getting a $45.6 loan to avoid an impending deficit. Gov. Rick Scott approved the loan Tuesday. &nbs..
NEW YORK (AP) - Liz Claiborne Inc., which hasn't had an annual profit since 2006, is planning to sell several brands, including its namesake business, and will change its name.&nbs..
WASHINGTON (AP) - For a voter looking to preview next year's presidential election, nothing placed the competing arguments in sharper focus than a single day. Tue..
Thailand's capital was braced for unprecedented flooding Wednesday, amid the monsoon rains that have overwhelmed much of the country as well as Laos, Cambodia and the Philippines in recent weeks.
Around 120 newspapers have launched in the city of Benghazi since the start of the uprising, as Libyans make the most of their new-found press freedom.
The captain of a container ship that ran aground on a reef off the coast of New Zealand which is leaking oil into the sea has been arrested and charged, officials say.
A "significant" amount of oil is leaking from a container ship that ran aground on a reef off the pristine east coast of New Zealand's north island, officials said Tuesday.
Hazen Beblawi, Egypt's deputy prime minister and finance minister, has submitted his resignation in the aftermath of the deadly clashes involving Coptic Christians, an official said Tuesday.
Hurricane Jova closed in on Mexico's Pacific coast early Tuesday, as the weakening, but still powerful Category 3 storm began to buffet the region, the National Hurricane Center said.
Israel and Hamas leaders said Tuesday they have brokered a deal to swap roughly 1,000 Palestinian prisoners for Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier captured by Hamas more than five years ago.
Myanmar announced Tuesday it will grant amnesty to 6,300 prisoners on Wednesday, one in a series of recent moves that could help the isolated nation normalize relations with Western nations including the United States.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman who has been trying to leave the South Pole since late August says she could be on a plane as early as Friday. Fifty-ei..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A coroner who conducted the autopsy on Michael Jackson says there is no evidence supporting the theory by attorneys for Dr. Conrad Murray that Jackson gave himse..
The attorney for Gary Giordano has petitioned a court in Aruba demanding the immediate release of the detained American.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli and Hamas have reached a deal to free a captured Israeli soldier held in the Gaza Strip in exchange for hundreds of Palestinian prisoners, officials from b..
MODESTO, Calif. (AP) - Former astronaut and migrant worker Jose Hernandez has announced plans to run for Congress in California's newly formed 10th district, which includes Stanisl..