China is calling Monday for the resumption of six party talks on North Korea's nuclear disarmament two days before planned inter-Korean talks. "We are happy to see that there have been some new, positive interactions between the parties concerned surrounding the restart of the six party talks," Foreign minister Yang Jiechi told a seminar in Beijing. "The parties must seize these opportunities."
WASHINGTON (AP) - Relatives of several U.S. troops killed during a 2009 Afghanistan battle that led to a Medal of Honor award last week are questioning whether some Army officers g..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A new proposal would set the first maximum standard for arsenic in apple juice as the Food and Drug Administration continues to test for the substance. &nb..
Eleven people -- six in India and five in Nepal -- died when a magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck the northern Indian state of Sikkim near the border between the two nations Sunday night, police said.
The Palestinians\' quest to become a member state of the United Nations will not succeed, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday, predicting it will not be approved by the U.N. Security Council.
The lawyer trying to get two American hikers freed from prison in Iran was not able to get a signature on bail paperwork because a judge is on vacation until Tuesday, he told CNN Sunday.
Forces against ousted Libyan ruler Moammar Gadhafi entered his hometown of Sirte by the convoys on Saturday, a day after they pulled back following fierce resistance.
Swiss banking giant UBS lost more than previously thought due to unauthorized trading, it announced Sunday, putting losses at $2.3 billion, up from earlier estimates of $2 billion.
Northern Ireland\'s Martin McGuinness will be the Sinn Fein candidate for president of the Republic of Ireland when elections are held next month, the party\'s executive committee voted unanimously Sunday.
LOS ANGELES, Ca.- Michele Bachmann brought her presidential campaign to L.A., but she also ran into an unique form of protest. A flash mob of gay and lesbian activists protes..
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - The pilot of a World War II-era plane has died after it crashed and burst into flames at a West Virginia air show, the second deadly air show crash in 24 ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Six years after she was deemed cancer-free, Kara Kennedy accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom on behalf of her father, just weeks before Sen. Edward Kennedy..
RENO, Nev. (AP) - A federal investigator says searchers have recovered parts of the tail section of a World War II-era airplane that crashed in Reno, killing the pilot and eight sp..
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Officially, the U.S. military's ban on openly gay troops ends Tuesday and the historic event will likely be marked by all-night bashes across the nation. But ..
Egyptian elections, the first since the ouster of longtime President Hosni Mubarak in February, will begin November 21, the head of the nation\'s election commission said Sunday.
A suspected U.S. drone fell on Pakistan\'s tribal region overnight, two Pakistani senior security officials told CNN on Sunday.
About 50 militants attacked a checkpoint in a volatile region of northwest Pakistan early Sunday, killing five people, senior government official Syed Ahmed Jan told CNN.
The U.S. ambassador to Pakistan accused the government there of having links to the Haqqani network, a pro-Taliban militant group that U.S. officials blame for this week\'s attack on the U.S. Embassy and NATO command center in Kabul, Afghanistan.
RENO, Nevada- An air show turned deadly in Reno and it was all caught on camera. Onlookers say it looked like the pilot was having trouble with his plane as he spiraled downward to..
A bomb exploded Saturday at a private hospital in the tourist town of Agra, India, injuring three people.