PITTSBURGH (AP) - Retired Episcopal Bishop Walter C. Righter, an early defender of gay rights in the church who was accused of heresy when he ordained a gay deacon in 1990, has die..
LONDON (AP) - Fear that Greece will default on its debt, perhaps triggering a financial chain reaction that will cause another global recession, hurt European stocks Monday and sen..
BAGHDAD (AP) - Two officials say the bodies of 22 Shiite pilgrims who were shot dead have been found in a remote desert area in western Iraq. All of the dead were..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Staff at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission say the agency should immediately require operators to evaluate whether nuclear plants can withstand earthquakes and fl..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal regulators are proposing to fine an aircraft repair station $1.1 million for improperly performing inspections and repairs to 44 Southwest Airlines planes..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new report from an advocacy group says that the average fair market value of top-tier college football and men's basketball players is over $100,0000 - and the ..
At least 55 people have died after fire broke out along a fuel pipeline about three miles from the city center of Nairobi, police said Monday.
An oven exploded Monday at a nuclear site in France, killing one person and injuring four, a spokeswoman for French energy company EDF told CNN.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Faced with a rising suicide rate, New Hampshire is working with public, private and community partners on a range of initiatives targeting gun shop customers, ..
NIAMEY, Niger (AP) - The spokesman for Niger's government says Moammar Gadhafi's son is 'en route' to Niger's capital of Niamey. Morou Amadou, who is also the cou..
A 3-year-old Canadian boy kidnapped four days earlier was returned to his home early Sunday, and police were searching for a suspect, officials said.
PARIS (AP) - An explosion Monday at a nuclear waste processing facility in southern France killed one person, seriously burned another and slightly injured three others, France's n..
Embattled Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has authorized his vice president to negotiate a transfer of power with opposition parties, the state-run SABA News Agency reported Monday.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A leaking gasoline pipeline in Kenya's capital exploded on Monday, turning part of a slum into an inferno in which at least 75 people were killed and more tha..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The economy needs to be fixed. On this, Democrats and Republicans agree. They part ways over how to do it and, specifically, what role the federal government shou..
Three of the four men who were arrested this weekend on suspicion of plotting a terror attack in Sweden are of Somali origin and the fourth is Iraqi, Swedish authorities told CNN Monday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Bank of America plans 30,000 job cuts in next few years to cut $5B per year in expenses.(Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This mater..
BEIJING (AP) - China has recognized the National Transition Council as the ruling body of Libya after the rebels ousted Moammar Gadhafi. A Foreign Ministry statem..
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Fugitive Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi is accusing revolutionary forces of surrendering the country to foreign influence and vows to press ahead with his figh..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Democratic National Committee is launching a television ad campaign to boost support for President Barack Obama's new jobs plan. The 30-seco..