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..
DETROIT (AP) - Volkswagen is recalling more than 30,000 Jetta sedans from the 2011 and 2012 model years because the tailpipes can stick out too far and burn people. &nb..
One of only two people to survive a plane crash last week in Russia, hockey player Alexander Galimov, died of his injuries on Monday, according to the hospital where he was being treated.
MOSCOW (AP) - The only member of the Russian hockey team to survive a fiery plane crash that killed 44 people has died of his injuries. A Moscow hospital says Alexander Galimo..
CHICAGO (AP) - A new study suggests that watching the cartoon character SpongeBob SquarePants may not be good for young kids, even in small doses. The research by a University..
Australia\'s Samantha Stosur produced one of the biggest shocks in U.S. Open final history, beating Serena Williams in straight sets to secure her first grand slam success.
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Maria is moving away from the northeastern Caribbean islands with little change in strength forecast. Maria's maximum sustained winds ..
Guatemalans head to the polls Sunday in a presidential election that could put retired army general Otto Perez Molina in power.
Residents of a small Filipino village lined up flowers. Firefighters in Sydney, Australia climbed stairs to the top of a skyscraper and shed tears. In Madrid, Spain, a crowd of several hundred gathered to plant trees and hold a moment of silence.
At least two Afghan civilians are dead and as many as 77 NATO personnel were injured after Taliban militants struck a coalition base in Afghanistan, officials said.
One British citizen was killed and another one was kidnapped overnight at a resort near Kenya\'s border with Somalia, Britain\'s Foreign Office told CNN Sunday.
Four people have been arrested in Sweden on suspicion of plotting terror attacks, the Swedish Security Service told CNN Sunday.