ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - As Rep. Michele Bachmann tours the country criticizing government as too big and too expensive, the Republican presidential candidate has come under mounting..
NEW YORK (AP) - A catastrophic flood emptied New Orleans of much of its black youth. Powerful social forces may be doing a similar thing to places like Harlem and Chicago's South S..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States will push ahead with more targeted drone strikes and special operations raids and fewer costly land battles like Iraq and Afghanistan in the con..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said Wednesday that there is a "profound recognition" in the country that gays must be treated like every other American. Yet days after Ne..
WASHINGTON (AP) - In prodding Congress to act swiftly to avoid a government default on its financial obligations, President Barack Obama has Isaac Bassett and a long history of pro..
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The Rhode Island Senate has approved a bill that would allow same-sex couples to enter into civil unions, a measure that Gov. Lincoln Chafee (CHAY'-fee) say..
Two French journalists held hostage in Afghanistan for 547 days are expected to arrive in Paris early Thursday morning.
Monaco\'s Royal Palace on Wednesday denied a published report that Prince Albert\'s bride-to-be, Charlene Wittstock, discovered information about the prince and tried to flee to her native South Africa but was stopped by police.
The Yemeni government has lost control over five provinces, and security in the country is deteriorating, the nation\'s acting president told CNN in an exclusive interview Wednesday.
Eight suicide bombers attacked Kabul\'s Hotel Inter-Continental in a brazen, carefully orchestrated operation that ended with their deaths and those of 10 others, officials said. HOTEL ON FIRE |
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel is "prepared for the worst" in a showdown with pro-Palestinian activists seeking to breach Israel's sea blockade of Gaza but still hopes they will drop the ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The FBI has joined Army agents investigating possible criminal practices at Arlington National Cemetery that may have led to the burial of eight sets of cremated ..
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced $83,941,360 in grants through the National Farmworker Jobs Program to combat the chronic unemployment and underemplo..
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea (AP) - Organizers of this week's African Union summit printed Moammar Gadhafi's portrait and mounted it on the flags decorating the highway to the confere..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Nearly a third of Americans experience long-lasting pain, the kind that lingers for weeks to months, and too often feel stigma rather than relief from a health ca..
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Sweet Man, a tabby cat, may not have nine lives, but he certainly had some extra luck recently. Veterinarians believe Sweet Man, a stray, was hit by a larg..
American student Amanda Knox\'s bid to overturn her conviction for the murder of her British roommate in Italy may have been given a boost by fresh DNA analysis, Italian media reports say.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Scientists have found a common gene mutation in ovarian cancer tumors. The finding may eventually lead to tests aimed at faster diagnosis. Ovarian cancer kills n..
BANGOR, Maine (AP) - Police have brought charges against a homeless man in Maine who helped himself to an outdoor electrical outlet to charge a pair of cellphones. A Bangor police ..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A possible tuberculosis case has prompted Virginia officials to lock down the housing unit of a prison in Richmond County. State Department of Corrections spok..