LONDON (AP) - Britain's advertising standards council banned two makeup advertisements featuring actress Julia Roberts and model Christy Turlington on Wednesday, ruling the ads - w..
Militants wielding guns and strapped with explosive devices attacked the governor\'s office and a police station on Thursday in Afghanistan\'s southern Uruzgan province, killing at least three people, officials said.
Norway\'s police are facing tough questions over their response to last Friday\'s terror attacks, in which 76 people died.
The new head of al Qaeda describes Syria\'s president as \"the leader of criminal gangs, the protector of traitors,\" and applauds anti-government protesters seeking to topple him, in a video that appeared on extremist websites this week.
Fighting broke out in areas in Somalia\'s capital city Thursday morning as government forces backed by African Union forces attacked Islamist militant strongholds, a local journalist and a government official said.
Anders Behring Breivik, to hear his purported manifesto tell it, was nothing if not patient. The 32-year-old Norwegian waited years before setting off on his self-confessed rampage last week.
The United Kingdom has expelled all Libyan Embassy staff from the country, the Foreign Office told CNN on Wednesday.
HARBOR BEACH, Mich. (AP) - A New York pilot whose small plane crashed in Lake Huron says he swam and treaded water for more than 17 hours until people on a boat saw him waving a so..
Ghulam Haidar, the mayor of Kandahar, died in a suicide attack at a city meeting hall Wednesday morning, a government official said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A lawsuit that had threatened to end the Obama administration's funding of embryonic stem cell research was thrown out Wednesday, allowing the U.S. to continue su..
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Supreme Court says a former Greenwich man shouldn't have been charged with possessing a crocodile because police found the reptile during an ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a rare defeat for Republican leadership, the House has backed a Democratic proposal allowing the Interior Department to continue adding new species to the Enda..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama plans to announce new fuel economy standards for cars and light trucks for the model years 2017 through 2025 at an event Friday in Washingt..
BOSTON (AP) - The economic downturn has erased the gains made by the black middle class over the last 30 years as the unemployment rate of blacks with a four-year college degree ha..
A landslide near the South Korean town of Chuncheon killed 13 people and injured 24 others, authorities said Wednesday.
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - A UNICEF official says a cholera outbreak in Congo has killed at 279 people and infected more than 4,000 others in the last four months. Dr..
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - The ash cloud from a Chilean volcano is hovering over Buenos Aires again, grounding flights between the Argentine capital and many nearby airports. B..
CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) - Officials say a woman and a 15-year-old girl were illegally inside a Mexican border prison when a fight broke out that killed 17 inmates. &..
A 14-year-old American citizen has been found guilty in a Mexican court of torturing and beheading at least four people and kidnapping three others.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tea partiers rallying in Washington say House Speaker John Boehner should stay in his job - for now. Gathered across the street from the Capitol..