NEW YORK (AP) - A federal judge in New York has struck down a $285 million settlement that Citigroup reached with the Securities and Exchange Commission, citing a need for truth ab..
Syrian security forces have committed "gross violations of human rights" since anti-government protests began in March, a United Nations report released Monday said.
LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) - Florida A&M University had a "culture of hazing" that led to the recent death of a marching band member, an attorney for the student's family said Monday.&..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - A U.N. report says former Libyan revolutionaries are still holding about 7,000 people, and some reportedly have been subjected to torture and ill treatment.&n..
CAIRO (AP) - Shaking off years of political apathy, Egyptians turned out in long lines at voting stations Monday in their nation's first parliamentary elections since Hosni Mubarak..
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Voting materials failed to arrive in some opposition strongholds but the country's election went ahead Monday, raising doubts about the legitimacy of a poll ..
The emir of Kuwait has accepted the resignation of the Cabinet and the prime minister and asked them to stay as a caretaker government until a new government is formed, state-run news agency KUNA said Monday.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - The NATO airstrikes that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers lasted almost two hours and continued even after commanders at the bases pleaded with coalition forces to sto..
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) - Dorothy Lee has simple goal: No nursing home resident in her area of eastern Missouri should wake up on Christmas Day without a gift. Dubb..
NEW YORK (AP) - A heartbroken New York City man is desperately searching for his opera-singing parrot. Captain, a 25-year-old green and yellow Amazon parrot, flew..
WALSENBURG, Colo. (AP) - Two siblings accused in a series of crimes across multiple states are due in court in southern Colorado. Dylan Stanley Dougherty and Ryan..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain says he has "nothing but optimism" about his prospects for the party's nomination despite Newt Gingrich's recent ris..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police have reopened a downtown street where hundreds of Wall Street protesters held an early morning protest. Capt. Andy Smith say..
ATLANTA (AP) - More parents are opting out of school shots for their kids. In eight states now, more than 1 in 20 public school kindergartners aren't getting all the vaccines requi..
Amid worsening unrest, Egyptians headed to the polls Monday to cast their vote in the first election since an improbable revolt toppled one of the world\'s longest-serving rulers.
A blast at a hotel in the southern Philippines on Sunday killed three people and wounded 27, an official said.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Syracuse University associate head basketball coach Bernie Fine was fired Sunday in the wake of an investigation of child molestation allegations against him...
A moderate Islamist party claimed victory in Morocco's first parliamentary elections since constitutional reforms this summer.
Two sailors from a ship that capsized in the Irish Sea in gale-forced winds were rescued "in reasonable condition" Sunday while five remained missing, the British coast guard said.
CLEVELAND (AP) - An 8-year-old elementary school student who weighs more than 200 pounds has been taken from his family and placed into foster care after county social workers said..