Violence left three people dead in northwest Syria on Thursday, activists said, a day after the government pledged to end its anti-regime crackdown and remove troops from the streets.
LONDON (AP) - British police now say 5,795 people may have been victims of the phone hacking campaign carried out by the News of the World newspaper. That's more ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Casey Anthony could have gotten up to 20 years behind bars instead of four under a bill being proposed in the Florida Senate. A select co..
HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (AP) - As the sun dips below the rooftops each evening, parts of the Detroit enclave of Highland Park turn to pitch black. The only illumination comes from a f..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Garrett Kern has been captured in Chicago, Illinois at approximately 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard time by the Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Taskforce out of Chicago..
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Many people who participated in a massive demonstration that put Oakland at the epicenter of the Occupy Wall Street movement are disavowing the violence that..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency is set to start the first federal probe into whether the controversial drilling technique known as hydraulic fracturing is spo..
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Utah man dodged prison with an unusual ploy - he claimed to be an illegal immigrant and got himself deported to Mexico. Prosecutors say 27..
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The winning Powerball ticket for a $254 million jackpot has been sold in Connecticut, and it's the largest prize ever in state lottery history. &..
Veteran photographer Brian McCarty is bringing war and toys together in an art project to explore what children in a war zone endure every day.
Bedouin smugglers involved in people trafficking are also believed to be stealing organs from refugees who are unable to pay their demands for large amounts of cash to take them into Israel.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Somali pirates on Thursday freed an Algerian-owned ship with 25 crew members onboard after 10 months of captivity, the same day pirates hijacked a chemical ta..
DALLAS (AP) - US Airways is raising fares on many U.S. flights by up to $10 per round trip, and other airlines are considering whether to boost prices too. It's t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Some of the money from President Barack Obama's health care law is flowing to places you might not expect. Two Texas public employee programs ar..
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Education officials in the Northeast worry they might have to shorten school vacations to make up for days missed from power failures caused by last weekend'..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-led House panel has agreed to subpoena White House documents related to Solyndra Inc., the failed California solar company that received a half-billi..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Herman Cain is defending himself anew and - without evidence - blaming presidential rival Rick Perry's campaign of being behind the disclosure of years-old sexual..
MILAN (AP) - Stocks advanced Thursday amid mounting expectations that a Greek referendum on a European bailout plan will be abandoned and a surprise rate cut from the European Cent..
WASHINGTON (AP) - GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain faces accusations from a third woman, who considered filing a complaint against him over sexually suggestive remarks and ge..
FAIRHOPE, Pa. (AP) - A female elephant was moved from the Philadelphia Zoo more than two years ago has been reunited with her former mate at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo in Ohio.&n..