Eight children and three women died in eastern Afghanistan when NATO-led forces bombarded houses, a provincial official told CNN Thursday.
Chinese state media is dismissing reports that former President Jiang Zemin has died, citing \"authoritative sources.\"
There can be \"no fast solution\" to the NATO campaign in Libya, the Russian foreign minister said Thursday, arguing that civilians are dying on both sides of the conflict because of foreign intervention.
Militants gunned down 10 soldiers at a military checkpoint in southwestern Yemen, authorities said Thursday.
Relatives of seven Americans missing since a tourist boat capsized off the coast of Mexico over the weekend remain hopeful that their loves ones will be rescued, a family spokesman said.
Journalists at a UK tabloid may have hacked into the phones of families of those who died in the 2005 London bombing, the father of one of the victims says.
Attorneys for Dominique Strauss-Kahn will meet with prosecutors Wednesday, a source with knowledge of the case told CNN.
Rebels marched toward Tripoli Wednesday, capturing a town southwest of the capital from Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi\'s forces, a rebel fighter told CNN.
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At least 16 people have been killed over the last two days in and around the Syrian town of Hama, which a human rights group described Wednesday as the \"latest city to fall victim to President Bashar al-Assad\'s security forces.\"
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A Canadian sports doctor whose high-profile clients have included Tiger Woods and Alex Rodriguez has admitted in a New York courtroom he brought unapproved dru..
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Four former workers at a North Carolina testing lab have been indicted on felony animal cruelty charges, following an animal rights group's undercover investig..
ATLANTA (AP) - The Equitable Building in downtown Atlanta has been sold to a Florida firm, America's Capital Partners, for $19 million. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports tha..
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PHOENIX (AP) - Arizonans are calling it the mother of all haboobs. A dust storm more than a mile high, 100 miles wide and as fast as 60 mph is all that locals can talk about Wednes..
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A reproductive rights group asked a federal judge Wednesday to block a new Texas law requiring doctors to conduct a sonogram before performing an abortion, arg..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal appeals court has barred further enforcement of the U.S. military's ban on openly gay service members. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Co..
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - A federal report says hungry insects are a leading threat to the nation's forests, a problem worsened by drought and a milder climate. In a report obtai..
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - Lawrence R. Newman, who served two terms as president of the National Association of the Deaf, has died in California at age 86. Daughter Laureen Newman-Fe..
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Authorities say a woman accused of giving an elderly Utah man a peach smoothie spiked with antifreeze has been charged with attempted murder. Police in Vernal..