The case of Lockerbie bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi is "closed," Libya's transitional justice minister told reporters.
CALCASIEU PARISH, La.- On September 16, 2011, Justin Durbin, known by the local media as the "Bentley Bandit," entered a guilty plea to Aggravated Flight from an Officer and Illega..
CNN\'s Ben Wedeman has been following Libyan fighters as they battle for the last of the country\'s pro-Gadhafi strongholds. Here, he describes the scene before, during and after a recent assault on Sabha.
BOSTON (AP) - Hackers have briefly defaced Harvard University's website, replacing the home page with an image of Syria's President Bashar Assad together with a message accusing th..
ALFRED, Maine (AP) - A Maine woman who contends her late husband's brain was removed without her consent by researchers has lost her lawsuit. A jury in York Count..
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - Inviting questions, President Barack Obama got one he was happy to answer. "Would you please raise my taxes?" one man asked the presi..
BAGHDAD (AP) - Baghdad gunmen assassinated a senior finance ministry official and wounded a senior judge, while a roadside bomb in northern Iraq killed three people Monday, officia..
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Rodrigo Telon Yucute focuses on the sound of the voices, raises a camera and snaps off a shot, capturing an image of a couple laughing as they sit on a yellow pa..
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Libya's transitional justice minister says the case is closed on the 1988 Lockerbie airplane bombing. Mohammed al-Alagi noted that the only ..
JERUSALEM (AP) - Two thousand years after they were written and decades after they were found in desert caves, some of the world-famous Dead Sea Scrolls went online for the first t..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A man in Puerto Rico who set fire to his family's New Year's Day gathering has been sentenced to 198 years in prison for killing six people.  ..
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - President Barack Obama says he makes no apologies for Wall Street regulation and environmental rules and doesn't buy the GOP charge they're costing job..
An Afghan employee of the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan opened fire Sunday evening in a CIA annex at the embassy, killing a U.S. citizen, a U.S. government official said.
SEATTLE (AP) - The Seattle Fire Department says a natural gas leak caused an explosion and fire at a north Seattle home. Spokesman Kyle Moore says a couple who li..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal authorities say they are returning $55 million to people ripped off by an Internet-based Ponzi sheme. The Justice Department and Secret ..
FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A 22-year-old former flight attendant has pleaded guilty to starting a fire aboard an airplane and forcing an emergency landing in Fargo. Eder ..
World leaders have paid tribute to Nobel Laureate Wangari Maathai who passed away while having treatment for ovarian cancer on Monday.
CAIRO (AP) - A Saudi lawyer and rights advocates say authorities will bring a Saudi activist to trial for defying the kingdom's female driving ban. The attorney, ..
GENEVA (AP) - Cities in Iran, India, Pakistan and the capital of Mongolia rank among the worst on the planet for air pollution, while those in the U.S. and Canada are among the bes..
BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) - Thousands of Malawians have attended the funeral of a student activist whose death has raised suspicions amid attacks on anti-government critics.  ..