MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The families of two Americans freed from an Iranian prison are calling today the best day of their lives. Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal (fuh-TAHL..
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A defense lawyer says a police officer has been charged with murder in the death of a mentally ill homeless man in Southern California. A..
In Colombia's decades-old war between the state, guerrillas and paramilitaries, one nearly invisible group of casualties has stacked up.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire (GREG'-wahr) has told both sides in the Tacoma teachers strike she wants them back at the bargaining table at 10 a.m. Wednesday..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Kara Kennedy, the oldest of three children of the late Sen. Ted Kennedy, was being remembered at funeral services as a thoughtful friend and devoted mother who al..
An explosion blew out windows at a court in the Netherlands early Wednesday, police in Amsterdam confirmed.
Yemen was tense but largely peaceful Wednesday, as relatives of people killed in clashes over the past three days prepared to bury their loved ones.
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) - The software testers at Aspiritech are a collection of characters. Katie Levin talks nonstop. Brian Tozzo hates driving. Jamie Specht is bothered by brig..
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors are looking to see whether the Federal Reserve will take new steps to stimulate the economy today when policymakers wrap up a meeting. Many economists exp..
Burhanuddin Rabbani had been leading Afghanistan's peace council. A source said he was killed by a bomb hidden in an attacker's turban.
I have lived my entire adult life under Israeli military occupation. I snatch an approximation of freedom only when I travel and even then I know I am not truly free because my homeland remains controlled by a foreign power.
As the international community works on a package of initiatives to avoid a diplomatic showdown over Palestinian statehood at the U.N. Security Council this week, the presidents of the United States and the Palestinian Authority will meet to discuss the issue, a senior U.S. official told CNN.
At least 35 human bodies were found in a roadway during rush-hour traffic in the Mexican coastal state of Veracruz Tuesday, the state attorney general said.
YUMA, Ariz. (AP) - A runaway steer stopped traffic on a major highway, hurtled over a brick wall and damaged two police vehicles during a chase that had four Arizona law enforcemen..
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Reno police say an 11th person has died from injuries sustained during a plane crash that marked the nation's deadliest air racing disaster. Pol..
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday congratulated Libya's transitional leadership on the apparent success of that country's revolution, ushering in a post-Gadhafi era for the North African nation as part of the international body.
Two protesters were killed and 11 were wounded after government rockets landed in Change Square in Yemen's capital Tuesday morning, medics said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Police have arrested seven more people at an ongoing protest on Wall Street. A New York City police spokesman said Tuesday that one of the seven s..
MIAMI (AP) - Democratic lawmakers questioned state child welfare officials about potential problems with a new law requiring drug testing for welfare recipients. ..
Burhanuddin Rabbani had been leading Afghanistan\'s peace council. A source said he was killed by a bomb hidden in an attacker\'s turban.