A United Nations report details new allegations of violence, including perhaps mass graves, in the volatile border state of Southern Kordofan in Sudan.
Two key executives in Rupert Murdoch\'s media empire resigned Friday, and their former boss added public relations muscle as he began a series of apologies in the phone-hacking scandal. EXPLAIN IT TO ME |
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will travel to Brazil \"in the upcoming days\" to undergo treatment for cancer, Brazil\'s state-run news agency reported Friday.
Thousands of Syrian demonstrators staged protests on Friday, the latest outpouring of nationwide anti-government sentiment, an activist group said.
Tribesmen intent on ending the regime of President Ali Abdullah Saleh fought Friday with government forces, resulting in at least four deaths in the city of Taiz, according to medical staff in Freedom Square.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced on Friday that the United States will recognize the opposition Transitional National Council \"as the legitimate governing authority for Libya.\"
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Critics say the Obama administration is waging an unnecessary legal battle to try and stop the court system from beating it to the punch in the rush to eliminate t..
LONDON (AP) - An inquest has ruled that the British owner of the Segway business died accidentally when his electronic scooter plunged into a river as he made way for a man walking..
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - American Indian leaders are calling for a new era in their relations with federal agencies in the wake of the government's recent $3.4 billion settlement for..
HONOLULU (AP) - The longtime girlfriend of the Northern California man who was sucked into a Maui blow hole says he wasn't behaving foolishly and that there should have been warnin..
Authorities planned funerals Friday for 13 Turkish soldiers killed in what the NATO secretary general condemned as a \"terrorist attack\" in a southeastern province.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The House has signed off on a nearly $31 billion bill to fund Energy Department programs and Army Corps of Engineers water projects. The Republican-crafted bill i..
SAO PAULO (AP) - Researchers say they have located the wreckage of a German World War II submarine sunk off the coast of southern Brazil. Researchers from the Vale do Itajai Univer..
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The political wrangling could continue until fall for Carl Lewis, the nine-time Olympic gold medalist who wants to compete as a Democrat for a seat in the New ..
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Lady Antebellum has announced the sudden postponement of an Ohio concert due to a death in the family. The country music trio says on its website that band memb..
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Police say a suspect is in custody and a hostage has been released unharmed and after a three-hour standoff at a Twin Falls hotel that left one officer wit..
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Utah man has lost his flying privileges and passport after authorities say he pelted a flight attendant with peanuts and pretzels on a Southwest Airlines pl..
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Police say a premature baby found in a restroom trash can at a Washington hospital is in stable condition. But Detective Brenda Anderson says it remains to be..
The U.S. military has handed over five condemned members of Saddam Hussein\'s regime, including two of the former dictator\'s half-brothers, to Iraqi authorities, state television said Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rupert Murdoch is a political kingmaker in Britain and his native Australia. In the United States, he's best known for promoting conservative opinion through medi..