HOUSTON (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to ease new pollution rules that angered several states and infuriated GOP presidential contender Texas Gov. Ri..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Several hundred people are staging a noisy protest against alleged corporate greed in the downtown Los Angeles financial district. About 500 pe..
Twitter was abuzz Thursday with the death of Apple visionary Steve Jobs but another topic was gathering steam as the day progressed. Who will win this year's coveted Nobel Peace Prize?
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli police said Thursday they have arrested a suspect in a mosque burning that sparked violent protests in an Arab village earlier this week.  ..
Pancreatic cancer is notoriously lethal - there are almost as many deaths from it each year as there are new cases. The deaths this week of Apple founder Steve Jobs and Nobelist Ra..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A defense attorney on Thursday attacked the notes and recollections of a coroner's investigator who collected medication and other items from the bedroom of Mich..
LOMA LINDA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say an 80-year old woman in California has been rescued after spending four days trapped between her bed and the wall in her home. ..
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma City Zoo is home to a litter of four Sumatran tiger cubs, which are considered an endangered species. Zoo officials say the one ..
GRAZ, Austria (AP) - "The Terminator" is back in his native Austria to inaugurate a museum devoted to him. Arnold Schwarzenegger's private jet landed at Graz airp..
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Fugitive leader Moammar Gadhafi is calling on Libyans to take to the streets and wage a campaign of civil disobedience against the country's new leaders. ..
BRUSSELS (AP) - Officials say the European Union is moving to widen its sanctions against Syria because of its brutal crackdown on protesters, and that the Arab nation's largest co..
The United States believes NATO has accomplished its mission in Libya, but the formal decision to end air attacks and other operations is still in the future, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) - A person familiar with the case says a man convicted of leading a $100 million mortgage fraud scheme has tried from a New York prison to have a key witness against ..
DENVER (AP) - A man accused of driving around Denver with a dead friend in the back of a car and running up a bar tab on the friend's account says he thought the man was drunk, not..
CHICAGO (AP) - A Cook County judge has approved a mother's request to exhume the remains of one of serial killer John Wayne Gacy's victims. Sherry Marino has long..
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say they've shot the man suspected of opening fire at a Northern California limestone quarry, killing three co-workers. Santa..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says demonstrators protesting against Wall Street and economic inequality are expressing the frustrations of the American public. &nbs..
Steve Jobs managed to live more than seven years with a rare form of pancreatic cancer that grows more slowly than the common kind. But his need for a liver transplant two years ag..
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A Muslim-American woman is suing Southwest Airlines for discrimination because she was removed from a plane by federal security agents. Irum Abba..
MIAMI (AP) - A Colombian cocaine kingpin has pleaded guilty in Miami to U.S. trafficking charges months after rejecting the government's first proposed plea deal.  ..