STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Capping the worst week in school history, No. 12 Penn State couldn't overcome a 17-point deficit and was stopped short on a 4th-and-1 late in a 17-14 loss..
Bahraini authorities discovered "a terror cell" and have arrested five people for allegedly planning attacks against government and diplomatic buildings as well as unidentified individuals, officials said Saturday.
ROME (AP) - Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi prepared to resign Saturday after parliament's lower chamber passed European-demanded reforms, ending a 17-year political era and sett..
In a beehive of once-empty cement forms, a neighborhood in Bangkok's northern reaches has risen from the waters that have inundated much of the rest of the metropolitan area.
Major league catcher Wilson Ramos has been "found alive," two days after he was reported kidnapped, Venezuelan state TV reported.
Mexico's interior minister, Jose Francisco Blake Mora, was killed in helicopter crash Friday, the government said.
The Syrian government's "systematic" crackdown on civilians amounts to crimes against humanity, Human Rights Watch said in a report issued Friday.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Penn State assistant coach Mike McQueary, a key witness in the child sex abuse scandal that has engulfed the school, has been placed on administrative lea..
Another news conferencehas taken place at Penn State. Officials were expected to address the growing scandal there. This all centers around the alleged sexual abuse of a number of ..
SAGUARO LAKE, Ariz. (AP) - A lot of cats get stuck in trees, but an Arizona kitty was perched atop a giant saguaro cactus for at least three days before finally coming down on its ..
The Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations was effectively stalled Friday after the Security Council approved a report stating its inability "to make a unanimous recommendation."
BOSTON (AP) - The Occupy protests have attracted students at elite colleges across the country, and some of them know their involvement can seem contradictory. Sc..
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Wegmans Food Markets says 4,000 pounds of its mashed sweet potatoes are being recalled because of possible contamination with pieces of white plastic. &..
Economist Lucas Papademos was formally sworn in as the head of Greece\'s new unity government, as the nation seeks to regain political and financial stability after weeks of uncertainty.
GENEVA (AP) - Conservationists blame lax anti-poaching efforts for the loss of the last wild specimens of West Africa's Black Rhino. Craig Hilton-Taylor of the In..
PARIS (AP) - France reacted with outrage after the Standard & Poor's ratings agency accidentally sent out a message saying it was downgrading France's prized "AAA" credit ratin..
VAN, Turkey (AP) - The death toll from the second earthquake to hit eastern Turkey in about two weeks rose to 22 on Friday as several rescue teams clawed through heaps of concrete ..
BRUSSELS (AP) - Members of NATO's governing body are discussing informally whether to direct alliance staff members to perform an internal legal review of its Libya operations to a..
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - President Barack Obama is marking Veterans Day at Arlington National Cemetery by helping to place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns. The ..
STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) - Authorities in Ohio report another attack on an Amish man whose hair and beard were cut. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla says the ..