The badly burned former nanny of some of Moammar Gadhafi\'s grandchildren is receiving medical treatment Tuesday in the burns unit at a Tripoli hospital.
The suspects arrested in connection with a Mexico casino fire told investigators that civilians were not their target, but that the blaze \"got out of control,\" killing 52 people and injuring others, including some of the alleged perpetrators, officials said Tuesday.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Since the rebel takeover of Tripoli, evidence has been mounting that Moammar Gadhafi may have lied about the death of his adopted baby daughter Hana in a 1986..
MIAMI (AP) - Two Texas residents are in custody for allegedly selling jaguar skins smuggled into the U.S. from Mexico. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office in ..
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - An official says the death toll has risen to 40 from landslides that buried homes in an eastern district of Uganda. Regional information of..
A French Mirage 2000 jet fighter collided with a Lithuanian plane during a training mission Tuesday in Lithuania, the French Defense Ministry said.
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Some employees at a Traverse City hospital are upset over a demand that they roll up their sleeve for a flu shot. Munson Healthcare sa..
At least 25 people were killed in flooding that hit the city of Ibadan in southwestern Nigeria over the weekend, the Nigerian Red Cross said Tuesday.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Sixty-six U.S. troops have died in Afghanistan so far this month, making August the deadliest month for American forces in the nearly decade-long war.&nbs..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal safety panel plans to reveal the results of a yearlong investigation into a natural gas pipeline explosion near San Francisco that killed eight people.&..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government's main disaster aid account is running woefully short of money as the Obama administration confronts damages from Hurricane Irene that could run in..
Japan\'s parliament elected Yoshihiko Noda as the country\'s new prime minister Tuesday, making him the country\'s sixth new leader in five years.
Workers pulled to the surface 19 miners from a flooded mine in northeast China\'s Heilongjiang Province early Tuesday morning, bringing the total number of rescued miners to 22, state media said.
The United Nations warned Monday of a possible resurgence of the deadly avian flu virus, saying there are indications a mutant strain may be spreading in Asia.
Syrian security forces killed at least one person and seized children and seniors amid a series of raids across the country on Monday, activists said.
Thousands of rebels gathered on the outskirts of the fallen dictator\'s birthplace of Sirte for what many say may be the final major battle for control of Libya. INTERVIEW WITH OPPOSITION LEADER |
A Nigerian militant group has claimed responsibility after a car loaded with explosives rammed into the United Nations\' building in the capital, killing about 20, a government spokesman said Monday.
A growing number of Syria\'s Middle Eastern neighbors, including its closest allies Iran and Hezbollah, are calling on the embattled and defiant Damascus regime to implement reforms.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - An East Tennessee judge has sentenced a Miami man to more than 21 years in federal prison for carjacking and interstate car theft in a case that involved ..
NEW YORK (AP) - So much for Irene. Stocks rose broadly Monday, led by insurance companies, after it became clear that the tropical storm caused far less damage th..