ERCIS, Turkey (AP) - Rescuers have freed a woman hours after they also pulled out her 2-week-old baby girl alive from the rubble of an apartment building. Television footage o..
Over the past 10 years, 25,000 struggling students from poverty-stricken schools have gotten guidance, encouragement and advice from volunteer mentors. And they haven't met face-to-face even once.
Tunisia was the first Arab country this year to overthrow its long-ruling dictator. And it now is the first country of the Arab Spring to hold an election, one that international observers are calling remarkably free and fair.
A 24-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter for the death of Wang Yue, the toddler who garnered international attention after she was run over and ignored by passersby, authorities said Tuesday.
MISRATA, Libya (AP) - A revolutionary fighter says the bodies of Moammar Gadhafi, his son Muatassim and a former aide have been moved from a commercial freezer in a warehouse area ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - For heart health, you're supposed to know your numbers: Total cholesterol, the bad LDL kind and the good HDL kind. But your next checkup might add a new number to..
TAYLOR, Mich. (AP) - Books have taken a backseat to bedbugs at a suburban Detroit library. The Detroit News and television stations WXYZ and WDIV report that the ..
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - One of seven oil companies charged with killing migratory birds during drilling operations in North Dakota has agreed to plead guilty. Slaws..
LAS VEGAS (AP) - President Barack Obama offered mortgage relief on Monday to hundreds of thousands of Americans, his latest attempt to ease the economic and political fallout of a ..
LAS VEGAS, Nevada- President Obama is betting on a new plan for struggling homeowners that could help to lower interest rates. He unveiled the ideas in Las Vegas which has fallen v..
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say a 15-year-old student was shot and wounded at a North Carolina high school. No arrests have been made, and no gun has been recovered. ..
GENEVA (AP) - The top U.S. envoy on North Korea has reported some progress after the first day of talks over Pyongyang's nuclear program, the second direct encounter between the tw..
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - The main Islamist party contesting Tunisia's landmark elections appeared to have made a strong showing, with the first official results Monday indicating it h..
MISRATA, Libya (AP) - Ahmed al-Said, a 46-year-old computer engineer, joined the rebels in his hometown of Misrata and fought off a bloody siege by Moammar Gadhafi's forces in what..
WikiLeaks announced that it was temporarily stopping publication Monday to "aggressively fundraise" in order to stay afloat.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Utah woman accused of trying to sell her 13-year-old daughter's virginity has pleaded guilty to sending sexually suggestive pictures of the girl to a man.&n..
The United States has pulled its ambassador out of Syria as a "result of credible threats against his personal safety," State Department spokesman Mark Toner said Monday, accusing Syria of "incitement" against Ambassador Robert Ford.
Using shovels, heavy machinery and their bare hands, rescue workers scrambled through piles of rubble to find survivors Monday after a deadly 7.2-magnitude earthquake devastated parts of eastern Turkey.
The bodies of 53 people, believed to be supporters of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, have been found in a hotel that was under the control of anti-Gadhafi fighters, Human Rights Watch said Monday.
An interagency team of U.S. officials will meet with a North Korean delegation Monday in Geneva, Switzerland, aimed at restarting talks.