The U.S. Postal Service is offering community outreach programs in August for individuals who sell—or would like to sell—products on eBay. Four programs will include t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Six Republican presidential hopefuls are participating in the first presidential debate conducted through Twitter, outlining their agendas 140 characters at a tim..
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - A Jordanian police probe released Wednesday blamed protesters for instigating violent clashes with security forces that left dozens of people injured during a ..
HELSINKI (AP) - A senior American official recommended Wednesday that the U.S. apply diplomatic sanctions against Iceland for ramping up its whale hunts despite an international mo..
PHOENIX (AP) - Former astronaut Mark Kelly is planning his life post-NASA, keeping an open mind about running for political office while traveling the country for speaking engageme..
KOLKATA, India (AP) - A leopard that mauled 11 people in a fierce showdown with Indian villagers has died of knife wounds after being captured. The snarling adult, male leopard lea..
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Tens of thousands of Somalis are feared dead in the world's worst famine in a generation, the U.N. said Wednesday, a crisis so severe that the U.S. will allow..
The United Nations declared a famine Wednesday in parts of southern Somalia as the east African nation suffers the worst drought in half a century. Thousands of Somalis have fled the country in search of food and water.
Prime Minister David Cameron told British lawmakers during a heated session Wednesday that if he had known then what he knows now about his one-time communications director, former News of the World editor Andy Coulson, he would not have offered him the job.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama's campaign against childhood obesity moved a step forward Wednesday with the announcement that Wal-Mart and other retailers plan to open or expand ..
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Former NFL quarterback Jim McMahon has been released from a Nevada hospital after he was injured in a crash in a limousine on the way from Lake Tahoe to the airpo..
LONDON (AP) - It was a splat heard around the world. But two British journalists have been stripped of the right to work in Parliament for filming the aftermath o..
MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Dora has grown into a Category 2 storm in the Pacific off the Mexican coast with top sustained winds of 105 miles per hour (165 kph). The U.S. National Hurri..
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Officials at Yosemite National Park have identified three visitors who are presumed dead after being swept over a raging waterfall. The visi..
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Nissan will build motors for its electric Leaf car at its engine plant in Decherd, Tenn. The company says production will start in 2013 and create up to 9..
ATLANTA (AP) - A California company has resumed selling a kind of pet frog that caused salmonella illnesses in more than 240 people, most of them children. And federal health offic..
BERLIN (AP) - The eurozone's economic powers are struggling to agree on a new debt crisis plan to present at an emergency EU summit, with Germany downplaying calls from France and ..
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - American Airlines is buying at least 460 new planes over the next five years and splitting the order between aerospace giants Boeing and Airbus. American's..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Amid a growing financial scandal, Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has banned U.S. Treasury officials from his country's central bank, hampering work to fight t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans are showing far more flexibility than their tea party-backed House colleagues as Washington policymakers seek to steer the government away from..