WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. says pro-government demonstrators in the Syrian capital threw tomatoes, eggs and rocks at the U.S. Embassy to protest Ambassador Robert Ford's visit to t..
SANAA, Yemen (AP) - A senior White House envoy has asked Yemen's president to sign a deal that would have him transfer power to his vice president and step down in exchange for imm..
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A 208-foot-tall roller coaster in upstate New York remains closed as questions swirl about the falling death of an Iraq war veteran who lost both his legs to a..
Prince William and his wife, Catherine, will start their last day in Los Angeles on Sunday with a visit to the city\'s skid row, where they\'ll see an arts program for inner-city children.
CAMARILLON, Calif. (AP) - The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped about a penny in the past two weeks. That's according to the Lundberg Survey of fuel..
Activists speaking at a Syrian government-sponsored \"national dialogue\" meeting today criticized recent crackdowns by the country\'s security forces, calling for an end to violence against protesters.
The United States is holding back $800 million in aid to Pakistan, President Barack Obama\'s chief of staff said Sunday.
CHICAGO (AP) - Police say a suspicious package that forced the evacuation of Chicago's Millennium Park did not contain explosives and was left there by people participating in a "r..
Israel started sending home pro-Palestinian activists it detained while trying to enter the country last week, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that his government would block similar \"provocations\" in the future.
Gunmen shot dead Argentine folk singer Facundo Cabral Saturday as his car made its way to the airport in Guatemala City, police said.
The United States \"is within reach of strategically defeating al Qaeda, newly appointed Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Saturday.
Hundreds of demonstrators have been arrested in Malaysia after clashing with riot police Saturday as they marched to demand electoral reforms.
South Sudan marks its independence six months after voters chose to secede from the north, breaking Africa\'s largest nation into two. A 2005 peace deal ended decades of war. FULL STORY | PHOTOS | CEREMONY | SWEARING-IN
Gunmen entered a downtown bar in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey and shot 20 people dead, police told the state-run news agency Saturday.
Syrian security forces were commanded to shoot unarmed protesters, according to military and security agency defectors interviewed by a human rights watchdog.
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi\'s financial holding company, Fininvest, was ordered Saturday to pay more than 560 million euros ($801 million) in damages to the rival media group CIR.
The death toll from ethnic clashes in the Pakistani city of Karachi this week has reached 88, local police said Saturday.
Dozens of civilians may have been killed by Yemeni forces since May while fighting an armed Islamist group in Abyan province, the activist group Human Rights Watch said in a report released Saturday. But a spokesman for Yemen\'s ruling party disputed the findings.
Prince William and his wife, Catherine, will land in Los Angeles on Friday evening for the last leg of their whirlwind North American tour that started in Canada last week.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hiring slowed to a near-standstill last month. Employers added the fewest jobs in nine months and the unemployment rate rose to 9.2 percent. The economy generated..