WINNETKA, Ill. (AP) - Arthur C. Nielsen Jr., who led the company that grew into an international market research firm known for producing the TV ratings known as "the Nielsens," ha..
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities are searching door to door with guns drawn in a neighborhood about 5 miles from the Northern California quarry where a gunman killed two and wo..
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - Bundles of cocaine said to be worth $2.2 million have washed up on a Florida beach. Police in Fort Pierce say beachgoers at Kimberly Berg..
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - University of New Mexico police are trying to determine who left a severed goat head on the porch of a fraternity house. KOB-TV reports t..
NEW YORK (AP) - Organizers of the protests in lower Manhattan have sought a permit to gather in a plaza encircled by courthouses and are planning for at least 2,000 people to march..
India will help train Afghan security forces under a deal signed by India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Afghan President Hamid Karzai, according to a copy of the agreement released by India.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Three conservation groups are suing to halt preliminary work on a proposed 1,700-mile-long oil pipeline from the tar sands of western Canada to Texas Gulf Coast ..
NEW YORK (AP) - Unable to reach a deal, NBA owners and players walked away from the table and don't know when they will meet again. If it's not in the next few da..
HOUSTON (AP) - A task force appointed by President Barack Obama says coastal states must work together to restore elements of the Gulf of Mexico that have made it a backbone of the..
A week after the senior Haqqani network leader in Afghanistan was captured, a coalition airstrike killed one of his associates, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said on Wednesday.
A Spanish judge has again indicted three U.S. soldiers in connection with the death of a Spanish TV cameraman in Iraq in 2003, according to a court order viewed by CNN on Wednesday.
Not too long ago, the African stage belonged to Moammar Gadhafi. But his regime now sits in ruins, leaving the continent without a major investor who disbursed billions of dollars buying friendships and ensuring allegiances.
NEW YORK (AP) - The first protesters were just stirring from their sleeping bags when the bankers and lawyers emerged from the subways. But the denizens of Wall Street seemed unper..
DETROIT (AP) - Delta Air Lines says federal officials have arrested a man who became disruptive on a flight from Amsterdam to Detroit. Airline spokeswoman Susan E..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Southern California jury has awarded $48 million to a man who got a severe skin disorder and mouth blood blisters after taking the pain reliever Motrin. &..
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Somewhere in the middle of a California forest stands a perfectly formed 65-foot white fir about to meet a glorious end as the U.S. Capitol's Christmas tree.&..
NEW YORK (AP) - Sprint subscribers will be able to use the iPhone for the first time, giving them one more reason to stay with the ailing company. When revealing ..
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A sixth Somali man has been sentenced to life in prison for his role in the hijacking of a yacht that left all four Americans aboard dead. The..
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Police Department says a helicopter with five people aboard has crashed into the East River. The pilot and three others were pulled f..