WASHINGTON (AP) - World Bank President Robert Zoellick says global food prices have hit "dangerous levels" that could contribute to political instability, push millions of people i..
ATLANTA (AP) - Home Depot Inc. will hire more than 60,000 seasonal workers to help with its busy spring season. The world's biggest home improvement retailer says it will fill the ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Administration officials say President Barack Obama wants states to rewrite their medical malpractice laws to cut down on wasteful tests doctors perform because t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A group of U.S. veterans who say they were raped and abused by their comrades want to force the Pentagon to change how it handles such cases. More than a do..
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Government lawyers will be in court Tuesday to defend some of their tactics in a criminal investigation of leaks of secret documents by the WikiLeaks website..
NEW YORK (AP) - JPMorgan Chase & Co. on Tuesday announced new programs geared toward military customers and veterans, and apologized for overcharging thousands of active-duty s..
Iranian lawmakers denounced recent protests in Tehran and called for the execution of two opposition leaders for inciting the demonstrations, Iran\'s state-run Press TV reported Tuesday.
Pro- and anti-government protesters clashed in Yemen\'s capital city Tuesday, with scuffles breaking out for at least the fifth day in the row, a witness said.
The U.N. Security Council Monday called for a truce between Thailand and Cambodia and urged the two Asian nations to begin a dialogue to end their dispute over an ancient Hindu temple on the border.
There were no survivors among the 12 passengers and two pilots aboard a small passenger airplane that crashed into a mountain just south of the capital of Honduras Monday morning, officials said. Three Americans were reportedly among the fatalities.
Unrest has spread across the Middle East and North Africa after upheavals in Tunisia and Egypt. CNN takes a look at what\'s happening throughout the region. FULL STORY | BAHRAIN | IRAN | YEMEN | ALGERIA | EGYPT | WEST BANK
WASHINGTON- President Barack Obama's budget fixes a looming cut to doctors that could devastate Medicare, but it offers no cure for the underlying problem of rising health care cos..
WASHINGTON- Crumbling inner-city sidewalks, cleaner air, dirtier drinking water, more debt for some college students and higher heating costs for low-income families could be part ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior U.S. official says the Obama administration is examining requests from Egypt's new government to freeze the assets of top aides to ousted President Hosni..
TEHRAN, IRAN- Clashes between Iranian police and tens of thousands of protesters wracked central Tehran on Monday killing one person, as opposition supporters tried to evoke the sp..
LAS VEGAS- Las Vegas' love life is in the dumps. Fewer than 92,000 couples married in or around Sin City last year. The last time the city of drive-through wedding chapels married ..
In an emotional speech to thousands of supporters in Beirut, former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri issued a direct challenge Monday to the Shiite Hezbollah movement -- and said his political bloc would not join the government now being formed.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government's top watchdog over the $700 billion financial bailout said Monday that he will step down next month, after leading an office that uncovered millio..
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - A Syrian court on Monday sentenced a 19-year-old blogger to five years in prison on charges of spying for a foreign country. The United States and internatio..
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - One person pulled out a gun and shot another in the hand during an argument in a Middle Tennessee State University classroom building, then tried to hide..