The crucial senate vote is underway right now. So will Florida senate leaders support the measure? The majority Democratic senate needs 60 votes to pass the debt compromise, which ..
The operator of Japan\'s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has detected the highest radiation levels at the facility since the initial earthquake and tsunami five months ago, a company spokesman said Tuesday.
Tropical Storm Emily was not well organized Tuesday but could gain strength as it moves across the northeastern Caribbean towards the Dominican Republic and Haiti, the National Hurricane Center said.
The Ramadan offensive has begun here, an obvious date to rally supporters of the al Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab militant group, but this year feels a little different.
A 71-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an investigation into phone hacking, London\'s Metropolitan Police said Tuesday.
At least 21 federal prosecutors in Mexico have resigned in the past four days, an announcement that comes on the heels of a purge of agents and investigators in the attorney general\'s office.
A car bomb exploded outside a Catholic church in central Kirkuk, Iraq, early Tuesday, wounding at least 20 people, authorities said.
At least 30 people were killed in Karachi on Monday night and Tuesday, the latest deaths in cycle of ethnic and political violence in Pakistan\'s commercial capital.
Three heavily armed militants attacked a guesthouse in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least three guards and wounding 10 others, officials said.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Emergency legislation to avoid an economy-rattling government default sped through the House Monday night, a scant day before the deadline for action - the drama..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration has warned the manufacturer of melatonin-laced brownies called "Lazy Larry" that the government considers them unsafe and could s..
Authorities in Argentina have arrested a suspect in the case of two French tourists found dead near a hiking trail last week, the state-run Telam news agency reported on Monday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio woman accused of spraying sheriff's deputies with breast milk has been sentenced to two years of probation. Thirty-year-old Stephanie Robinette of Wes..
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union expanded its sanctions against Syria on Monday, imposing asset freezes and travel bans against five more military and government officials. ..
DENVER (AP) - A 27-year-old man who died when he fell from a stairway during a Colorado Rockies game had marijuana and alcohol in his system at the time. An autop..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Protesters have been removed from the House spectators' gallery and arrested after causing a disturbance. They began chanting Monday shortly aft..
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) - Replacement workers were on the job at seven American Crystal Sugar plants and some employees were picketing outside them Monday, after about 1,300 union mem..
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A forensic analyst says DNA evidence shows with 99.99 percent certainty that a polygamist religious leader fathered a child with a 15-year-old girl. &..
NEW YORK (AP) - Producers of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" have turned to TV to find a replacement for star Daniel Radcliffe. Darren Criss of..
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Ford Motor Co. says it is recalling 1.1 million pickup trucks because the gas tanks can fall off and cause a fire. The company is reca..