GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) - A New York congressman says federal and local law enforcement authorities became aware of an al-Qaida propagandist killed last week in Yemen when he contac..
ATLANTA (AP) - The Department of Justice has asked a federal appeals court to block enforcement of Alabama's new immigration law. The federal government filed the..
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Busch Stadium "Rally Squirrel" may need to find a new home. A squirrel ran onto the field during both games of the National League Division S..
Response teams battled Friday to contain a spill of oil from a large cargo ship stranded off the New Zealand coast.
Pakistan has contacted the governments of Saudi Arabia and Yemen to arrange repatriation of Osama bin Laden's three wives, Pakistani security officials told CNN Friday.
The U.S.-led war in Afghanistan marked its 10th year Friday but there was little observance by U.S. troops there.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors are expected Friday to play a police interview conducted with the doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death In it, Dr. Conrad Murray lays out hi..
The U.S. economy will likely show its fifth straight month of slight or no job creation when the government issues its September employment report Friday. Another weak month w..
The United States military has re-instituted a curfew on service members in South Korea after two soldiers have been accused of raping local girls.
Homicide rates in Central America and the Caribbean are nearing a "crisis point," according to a United Nations report.
iRemember. People across the globe are honoring Steve Jobs, the man who put the world in the palm of our hands. The Apple C.E.O. lost his battle with pancreatic cancer yesterday at..
HOUSTON (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to ease new pollution rules that angered several states and infuriated GOP presidential contender Texas Gov. Ri..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Several hundred people are staging a noisy protest against alleged corporate greed in the downtown Los Angeles financial district. About 500 pe..
Twitter was abuzz Thursday with the death of Apple visionary Steve Jobs but another topic was gathering steam as the day progressed. Who will win this year's coveted Nobel Peace Prize?
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli police said Thursday they have arrested a suspect in a mosque burning that sparked violent protests in an Arab village earlier this week.  ..
Pancreatic cancer is notoriously lethal - there are almost as many deaths from it each year as there are new cases. The deaths this week of Apple founder Steve Jobs and Nobelist Ra..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A defense attorney on Thursday attacked the notes and recollections of a coroner's investigator who collected medication and other items from the bedroom of Mich..
LOMA LINDA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say an 80-year old woman in California has been rescued after spending four days trapped between her bed and the wall in her home. ..
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma City Zoo is home to a litter of four Sumatran tiger cubs, which are considered an endangered species. Zoo officials say the one ..
GRAZ, Austria (AP) - "The Terminator" is back in his native Austria to inaugurate a museum devoted to him. Arnold Schwarzenegger's private jet landed at Graz airp..