MEXICO CITY (AP) - A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck in Mexico's western Guerrero state Saturday night, shaking buildings and causing panic in the nation's capital and the Pacific ..
An agreement reached Sunday in South Africa will help tackle the challenges of climate change for years to come, the United Nations' chief said.
A Pakistani Taliban commander said a faction of the Taliban in Pakistan's tribal region is holding peace talks with the government.
Iran will not return an unmanned American plane that it says it has, one of Iran's top generals said, according to the semi-official Fars news agency on Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Setting a new bar for the nation's economy, President Barack Obama said the unemployment rate could fall to 8 percent before he faces re-election next November. T..
Radioactive water leaked inside a nuclear power plant in southwestern Japan, but there was no impact on the surrounding area, a spokesman for the plant operator said Saturday.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Police are identifying the Virginia Tech gunman as a 22-year-old college student at nearby Radford University. Police said Friday that Ross..
GRAFTON, Ill. (AP) - A proposal by two state lawmakers that calls for Illinois to dump the Chicago area and make it its own state has virtually no chance of succeeding but reflects..
From a distance, he appears to be taking a nap. His long, delicate eyelashes are closed as his head rests on a blanket.
WASHINGTON (AP) - House of Raeford is recalling more than 4,100 pounds of cooked chicken breasts which may be contaminated with a bacteria. The U.S. Department of..
ADELPHI, Md. (AP) - A panel of federal health advisers said Friday that a birth control patch from Johnson & Johnson probably carries a higher risk of blood clots than older dr..
Syria's leading opposition movement warned Friday of an impending government "massacre" designed to crush activists in the city of Homs, which has emerged as a center of anti-regime unrest.
SAN FRANCISCO- Here's something you may not see every holiday season: drag queens on ice! They've got nothing on Michelle Kwan and Kristi Yamaguchi, but these ice queens are steali..
A majority of European leaders agreed early Friday on a new deal to try to resolve the continent's debt crisis, but some countries including Britain refused to back a broader treaty change.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The holiday cards from Bob McCully were truly a special delivery - from beyond the grave. According to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (http://bit..
The wife of a retired FBI agent who went missing in Iran nearly five years ago said the family received a hostage video of her husband a \"little more than a year ago\" and released it publicly now to help free him.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Universities and companies across the U.S. are rushing to buy up some of the new ".xxx" website names - but not because they intend to go into the porn busin..
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A jury has condemned a Connecticut man to death for killing a woman and her two daughters in a 2007 attack in their suburban home. The jur..
Investigators have arrested three staff members after a fire that killed more than 80 people in a hospital Friday in eastern India.
Not backing down from their accusations that their country's parliamentary elections were rigged, thousands of Russian protesters planned a massive demonstration for Saturday.