An Indian anti-corruption activist ended his hunger strike Sunday, a day after parliament resolved to accept his demands to tackle chronic corruption in the country.
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (AP) - Hurricane Irene has weakened but it's still big enough and strong enough to cause significant damage up the Eastern Seaboard. North Carolina has bee..
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. and Pakistani officials said Saturday that al-Qaida's second-in-command, Atiyah Abd al-Rahman, has been killed in Pakistan, delivering another big blow to a ..
Authorities continued investigations Saturday in the torching of a northern Mexico casino that left at least 52 people dead.
Here is a state-by-state glance on how Hurricane Irene is affecting states along the Eastern Seaboard as of early Saturday afternoon: CONNECTICUT - Irene predicted to mak..
As many as 1,200 prisoners were killed at Abu Salim prison in Tripoli in the summer of 1996, according to Human Rights Watch. Hussein Shafei vows to expose the carnage.
Al Qaeda\'s second-in-command, Atiya Abdul Rahman, has been killed in Pakistan, a U.S. official said Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has declared an emergency for New York state in anticipation of Hurricane Irene, which has New York City in its sights as it storms up the ..
Hundreds of pro-al Qaeda militants were among the prisoners freed from a notorious Tripoli prison this week, according to a former Libyan jihadist.
Opposition and NATO forces took aim at the Gadhafi regime in Tripoli and Gadhafi\'s hometown of Sirte on Friday as rebels worked to consolidate their power across Libya. RUMORS FUEL GADHAFI SEARCH |
At least 53 people were killed in a fiery attack at a casino in an upscale area of Monterrey, Mexico, government and emergency officials said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A new study says half of all American adults are now on social networks, and use among Baby Boomers is growing. A report from the Pew Interne..
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Police say six guns and medications for bipolar disorder and severe anxiety were found in the hotel room of an Idaho professor who committed suicide after he gu..
A meeting on Thursday between the British government and Internet communications firms was friendly, not confrontational, according to people from the organizations that took part in the meeting.
NEW YORK (AP) - NYC mayor orders mandatory evacuations for residents in low-lying coastal areas.(Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be ..
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian security forces killed at least two people as tens of thousands of anti-government protesters flooded the streets on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramad..
The U.N. building was bombed Friday in the central area of the Nigerian capital, Abuja, a U.N. official told CNN.
TOKYO (AP) - Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan announced Friday he would resign after almost 15 months in office amid plunging approval ratings over his government's handling of th..
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) - President Barack Obama says people in Hurricane Irene's path should be prepared for the worst and take precautions now. Says the president;..
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - A Clifton, Colo., man has been fired from his job as a grave digger after he was filmed gyrating and playing a simulated guitar while standing on a bur..