Moammar Gadhafi vowed Thursday not to buckle to international demands that he cede the power he has held tightly for nearly 42 years as the leader of Libya, and instead said he would remain \"until the last drop of my blood.\"
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived Friday in Istanbul, the start of a 12-day journey that, in typical Hillary fashion, will straddle the globe, taking her to Europe, India and East Asia.
Bahraini pro-government medics and state media staffers \"bullied and intimidated\" an Irish delegation of health workers and politicians here to secure the release of more than a dozen Bahraini health workers, said former Irish Foreign Minister David Andrews.
Officials in Mumbai, India, have corrected the death toll from Wednesday\'s blasts, saying that 18 people were killed.
The FBI has launched an investigation into Rupert Murdoch\'s News Corp. amid allegations of hacking into phone conversations and voice mail of September 11 victims and their families, a federal law enforcement source told CNN. MURDOCHS TO ATTEND UK HEARING |
Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks will appear before lawmakers next week to answer questions over the phone-hacking scandal, a spokeswoman for the British Parliament\'s Culture, Media and Sports Select Committee said Thursday.
SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle firefighters have rescued a window washer who slipped out of his seat and dangled about 65 feet off the ground outside a building at the Seattle Center civic..
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Scientists believe a 123-year-old recording made by Thomas Edison was the first attempt at a talking doll and possibly the oldest surviving commercial recordin..
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - An Indonesian volcano spit lava and smoke thousands of feet into the air early Friday, sending panicked residents fleeing down its slopes. There were no i..
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Mexican army says it has found the largest marijuana plantation ever detected in Mexico. The army says the marijuana fields covers almost 300 acres (120 hect..
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a landmark bill adding lessons about gay history to social studies classes in California's public schools. Brown, a Democrat, ..
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - A judge has tentatively scheduled an October trial for former presidential candidate John Edwards. The ex-U.S. senator is charged with six felony counts inv..
KOLONTAR, Hungary (AP) - Nine months after a flood of toxic red sludge devastated Hungarian villages, the country has built more than 100 new homes for the displaced. But for survi..
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Michele Bachmann's rise in Republican presidential race polls is making the tea party favorite an enticing target for rival campaigns. But the Minnesota cong..
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal fishery officials say 48 stocks of fish populations are subject to overfishing in U.S. waters, but say progress is being made to rebuild fish stocks...
MUMBAI, India (AP) - The triple bombing that killed 17 in the heart of India's financial capital sparked anger Thursday over the government's inability to prevent terror strikes de..
PARIS (AP) - French forces, including contingents with troops in Afghanistan and warplanes over Libya, celebrated Bastille Day on Thursday with the traditional military parade down..
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) - The Sudanese government and a rebel group from the country's troubled Darfur region have signed a peace deal. Thursday's signing in the Qatari capital of Doh..
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Aria Resort & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip is warnings guests who stayed during a two week window that they may have been exposed to high levels of the ba..
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Children at a city-run preschool program in Albuquerque, N.M., are being examined by doctors after teachers learned they had pricked themselves with hypode..