WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials say the alleged plot against the Saudi ambassador was unusually amateurish for Iran's foreign action unit, the Quds Force. By the U.S. account, the..
DANVERS, Mass. (AP) - Authorities in Massachusetts say a family that got lost in a seven-acre corn maze called 911 for help, apparently taking advantage of the police department's ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's presidential campaign is accusing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney of changing his positions on taxes, health care and China trade i..
ROCHESTER, Vt. (AP) - Six weeks after the remnants of Hurricane Irene flooded Vermont, one town's residents are still searching for remains - of people whose graves were ripped up ..
At least seven homemade explosives have been found along Berlin\'s railways within the last three days, police said Wednesday, severely disrupting traffic on several lines.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - It's a creepy, crawly and growing problem. Bedbugs are resurgent, and the University of Minnesota is helping people fight back. The univers..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI says it's made an arrest and federal charges have been filed in a probe of email hacking that targeted Hollywood celebrities. FBI spoke..
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli euphoria over a deal to free a soldier held for five years by Hamas gave way Wednesday to growing anxiety that the swap for 1,000 Palestinian prisoners, so..
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A South African mountain biker's collision with an antelope has become an Internet sensation. Race organizer Max Cluer said Wednesday that Eva..
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - Tens of thousands of Syrians thronged a main square of the Syrian capital and nearby streets Wednesday in a show of support for embattled President Bashar As..
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) - Libya's de facto leader said Wednesday he is optimistic the ex-rebels will declare total victory over forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi in less than a week, op..
DETROIT (AP) - Comic book fans might call it a great origin story: In the aftermath of 9/11, a Muslim man creates a comic book series, "The 99," inspired by the principles of his f..
DETROIT (AP) - Detroit police have impounded a party bus they say operated illegally as a strip club for reveling football fans at a popular tailgating spot. The ..
DETROIT (AP) - A Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up a Detroit-bound plane for al-Qaida with a bomb in his underwear has suddenly pleaded guilty on the second day of his tr..
CHICAGO (AP) - It's been more than 30 years since authorities discovered the skeletal remains of more than two dozen young men hidden beneath serial killer John Wayne Gacy's house ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's court system is getting a $45.6 loan to avoid an impending deficit. Gov. Rick Scott approved the loan Tuesday. &nbs..
NEW YORK (AP) - Liz Claiborne Inc., which hasn't had an annual profit since 2006, is planning to sell several brands, including its namesake business, and will change its name.&nbs..
WASHINGTON (AP) - For a voter looking to preview next year's presidential election, nothing placed the competing arguments in sharper focus than a single day. Tue..
Thailand's capital was braced for unprecedented flooding Wednesday, amid the monsoon rains that have overwhelmed much of the country as well as Laos, Cambodia and the Philippines in recent weeks.
Around 120 newspapers have launched in the city of Benghazi since the start of the uprising, as Libyans make the most of their new-found press freedom.