LAND O'LAKES, Fla. (AP) - Pasco County Commissioners are considering whether to spend tourist tax dollars to promote the county as a destination for international nudists. &nb..
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Public health agencies are looking to interview survivors of the killer tornadoes that hit north and central Alabama on April 27. State He..
Ordinary South Koreans seem calm after the passing of Jong Il, perhaps viewing the grieving North Koreans as people they should help rather than fight.
Thirteen people left adrift off the coast of Indonesia after their boat sank have been rescued by a passing coal freighter, the head of the local search and rescue agency said Tuesday.
BEIRUT (AP) - Syria agreed Monday to an Arab League plan to send foreign monitors, bowing to growing international pressure to end its bloody crackdown on a nine-month uprising. Ho..
STOCKHOLM (AP) - The longtime partner of late Swedish crime writer Stieg Larsson says he wouldn't have approved of merchandise being linked to this week's release of a Hollywood ad..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution denouncing serious human rights violations in Iran ranging from flogging and amputations to frequent use o..
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Former Miss Venezuela Eva Ekvall, whose struggle with breast cancer was closely followed by Venezuelans, has died at age 28. Her family ..
Police and military troops clashed Monday with protesters in Egypt's Tahrir Square, the symbolic center of the uprising that brought down President Hosni Mubarak earlier this year.
With North Korea\'s leader Kim Jong Il\'s death, questions remain over regional tensions, change inside the country, the role of China and more.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico City officials say they will close one of the world's biggest dumps by Dec. 31 and will turn the city's garbage into reusable material and energy. &n..
Iraq's Judicial Committee issued an arrest warrant Monday for Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, who is accused of orchestrating bombing attacks.
BERLIN (AP) - North Korea's closest neighbors responded to the news of leader Kim Jong Il's death by bracing for possible destabilization in the region, while across the globe, oth..
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Shiite-led government issued an arrest warrant Monday for Vice President Tariq al-Hashemi, the country's highest ranking Sunni official and an outspoken criti..
VIENNA (AP) - Diplomats say Iran has reinstated a previously withdrawn offer to U.N. nuclear agency officials to visit Tehran. But they tell The Associated Press ..
CAIRO (AP) - Volunteers in white laboratory coats, surgical gloves and masks stood on the back of a pickup truck Monday along the banks of the Nile River in Cairo, rummaging throug..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. General Assembly overwhelmingly approved a resolution Monday denouncing widespread human rights violations in North Korea ranging from public executi..
The death toll from a tropical storm in the southern Philippines has reached more than 900, an official with the country's disaster agency said Monday.
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - The supermarket chain Winn-Dixie is being sold in a deal valued at $560 million to Bi-Lo LLC, the companies said Monday, creating a huge grocery operator in..
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Ella the therapy dog had never been to university before. Judging by her smile - yes, she smiles, her owner insists - the experience suited h..