NEW YORK (AP) - New York City police say they are trying to locate the parents of a newborn baby discovered in a shoebox outside a Queens home. Police say the inf..
NEW YORK (AP) - Bank of America Corp., the nation's largest bank, said Friday that it plans to cut 3,500 jobs by the end of September. The cuts amount to a little..
NEW YORK (AP) - A New York judge has sentenced a lawyer to three years in prison for his role in an insider trading scheme that involved tips from two lawyers to hedge fund traders..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police say masked men in dark clothing stopped a jewelry merchant in his car, beat him and stole $2 million worth of diamonds during a brazen Los Angeles street ..
Mexico\'s National Human Rights Commission has opened an investigation into reports that some indigenous communities in the country continue to practice the ancestral custom of selling their daughters.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's the loud and clear consensus of Republicans in Congress and on the presidential campaign trail: Runaway government spending is the problem, not taxes. &..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Harvey has formed in the Atlantic Ocean and is threatening to bring high winds and several inches of rain to parts of Central America.  ..
Explosions and heavy automatic gunfire were heard hours after at least two suicide bombers attacked the British Council in the Afghan capital Friday, leaving at least eight people dead, officials said.
Twenty-four people were killed and 70 wounded from a blast during Friday prayers at a mosque in Pakistan\'s Khyber Agency, a government official said.
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian security forces fired at thousands of protesters who poured into the streets throughout the country Friday, killing at least 13 people one day after the United..
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Three men convicted of killing three 8-year-old Cub Scouts and dumping their naked bodies in an Arkansas ditch have been allowed to change their pleas and wi..
BERLIN (AP) - A German data protection authority is "unliking" Facebook's "Like" button. The state of Schleswig-Holstein's data protection commissioner, Thilo Wei..
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Suicide attackers stormed a British compound in the Afghan capital Friday, killing at least eight people in a series of explosions and a more than eight-h..
NEW DELHI (AP) - A news report says suspected communist rebels have killed 11 police officers in an ambush in eastern India. The Press Trust of India news agency ..
ZAWIYA, Libya (AP) - Libyan rebels took cover from mortars, rockets and anti-aircraft fire Friday as they were pinned down in the center of Zawiya while NATO's bombing campaign hel..
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) - Police in Guyana say record world prices for gold are triggering killings, robberies and other crimes across the resource-rich South American country.&nbs..
The families of the victims of a mass shooting rampage on a Norwegian island are due to visit the scene Friday, a month after two attacks plunged the Scandinavian nation into mourning.
Three convicted killers could walk free on Friday afternoon, after a surprise court hearing in Arkansas. The men are known as the West Memphis Three and ar..
A humanitarian mission from the United Nations will travel this weekend to Syria to look for effects of President Bashar al-Assad\'s protest crackdown, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos told reporters Thursday.
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Three men convicted of killing three 8-year-old boys in Arkansas are due in court for a hearing that could end with their release from custody after nearly t..