SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) - Plenty of fights in Seaside Heights, N.J., have aired on MTV's "Jersey Shore," but none resulted in this many arrests. Police say they arrested 62 peop..
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut has become the first state to require businesses to offer employees paid sick time. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Tuesday that he signed the la..
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Jamaica has shuttered all citrus nurseries across the Caribbean island to try and check an invasive pest that can carry an incurable blight capable of deva..
Journalists hacked into the phone messages of a missing girl, deleting some to make space for more and thus giving her parents hope she was still alive when she was dead, the parents\' lawyer told CNN on Tuesday.
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - The Bahamas banned commercial fishing of sharks Tuesday, awarding protection to the more than 40 species circling the island chain that touts itself as the s..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will speak at the White House late Tuesday afternoon on the status of the negotiations to cut government spending and raise the nation's bo..
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The California radio preacher who predicted the world's end on May 21 is recovering from a stroke at a nursing home. Harold Camping's daughter confirms her f..
LONDON (AP) - British police have begun a yearlong program of Olympic security tests, conducting sweeping searches of London 2012 venues and practicing defensive counterterrorism t..
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) - Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is sticking to his claim that President Barack Obama has made the economy worse. In recent weeks, Romney has gone f..
LAUREL, Mont. (AP) - Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer says he believes that oil from a broken pipeline under the Yellowstone River has traveled hundreds of miles into North Dakota. Th..
A lawyer for French writer Tristane Banon said he will file a criminal complaint Tuesday against former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn over an alleged attempted rape eight years ago.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Southern California teen faces trial on charges of gunning down a gay classmate in front of other students at a middle school in 2008. Opening statements begin..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Conservation groups and federal fisheries managers have settled a lawsuit seeking to spur the government to finalize its plan for creating a large protection z..
LONDON (AP) - A British coroner has closed the case on a 130-year-old London murder mystery, ruling that a skull recently found in a garden belonged to a woman killed in 1879. West..
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) - Mexican rescuers were scouring the Gulf of California on Tuesday for seven U.S. tourists whose fishing boat capsized two days ago, saying they were extending..
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A federal Bureau of Justice Statistics study found that among the nation's 50 largest jails, the Allegheny County Jail had the second highest suicide rate from 20..
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City hotel maid at the center of the Dominique Strauss-Kahn sex assault case has filed a libel lawsuit against the New York Post after it called her a ..
DURBAN, South Africa (AP) - In a frantic final day of campaigning, the three cities vying for the 2018 Winter Olympics lobbied for votes Tuesday in what shapes up as a choice betwe..
WASHINGTON (AP) - After Navy SEALs killed Osama bin Laden, the White House released a photo of President Barack Obama and his Cabinet inside the Situation Room, watching the daring..
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indianapolis police say the badly decomposed body of a woman has been found in a local creek and they've been in contact with investigators looking for a missin..