Swiss banking giant UBS lost more than previously thought due to unauthorized trading, it announced Sunday, putting losses at $2.3 billion, up from earlier estimates of $2 billion.
Northern Ireland\'s Martin McGuinness will be the Sinn Fein candidate for president of the Republic of Ireland when elections are held next month, the party\'s executive committee voted unanimously Sunday.
LOS ANGELES, Ca.- Michele Bachmann brought her presidential campaign to L.A., but she also ran into an unique form of protest. A flash mob of gay and lesbian activists protes..
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - The pilot of a World War II-era plane has died after it crashed and burst into flames at a West Virginia air show, the second deadly air show crash in 24 ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Six years after she was deemed cancer-free, Kara Kennedy accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom on behalf of her father, just weeks before Sen. Edward Kennedy..
RENO, Nev. (AP) - A federal investigator says searchers have recovered parts of the tail section of a World War II-era airplane that crashed in Reno, killing the pilot and eight sp..
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Officially, the U.S. military's ban on openly gay troops ends Tuesday and the historic event will likely be marked by all-night bashes across the nation. But ..
Egyptian elections, the first since the ouster of longtime President Hosni Mubarak in February, will begin November 21, the head of the nation\'s election commission said Sunday.
A suspected U.S. drone fell on Pakistan\'s tribal region overnight, two Pakistani senior security officials told CNN on Sunday.
About 50 militants attacked a checkpoint in a volatile region of northwest Pakistan early Sunday, killing five people, senior government official Syed Ahmed Jan told CNN.
The U.S. ambassador to Pakistan accused the government there of having links to the Haqqani network, a pro-Taliban militant group that U.S. officials blame for this week\'s attack on the U.S. Embassy and NATO command center in Kabul, Afghanistan.
RENO, Nevada- An air show turned deadly in Reno and it was all caught on camera. Onlookers say it looked like the pilot was having trouble with his plane as he spiraled downward to..
A bomb exploded Saturday at a private hospital in the tourist town of Agra, India, injuring three people.
Revolutionary forces attacked loyalist strongholds Friday in a failed attempt to snuff out the last remaining resistance to a post-Moammar Gadhafi Libya.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas says the nation's highest court would benefit from more geographic diversity among its justices. H..
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas reaffirmed his desire Friday to pursue a full United Nations membership bid while also acknowledging the anticipated limitations of his controversial move.
In July 2009, American friends Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal and Sarah Shourd set out on an adventurous vacation. They had been pals for a long time. Bauer and Shourd, boyfriend and girlfriend and in their late 20s, had been living for about a year in the Syrian capital of Damascus, where he was working as a freelance journalist and she studied Arabic and taught English.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The public affairs office at an Air Force base near Tucson says no shots have been fired and no one has been hurt, but traffic into and out of the base is limi..
DENVER (AP) - Two men accused of driving around with a dead friend and using his ATM card to withdraw $400 at a strip club are charged with abusing a corpse, identity theft and cri..
HELSINKI (AP) - Authorities in Finland have arrested two people on suspicion of financing terrorism and terror recruitment, police said Friday. The detentions were the first known ..