JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman joined the Republican presidential contest on Tuesday, pledging to run a civil campaign and claiming that he and President Ba..
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - John Edwards and his defense team are in a federal court in North Carolina to talk with prosecutors about evidence and motions. The two-time Democratic pres..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In the most significant change to U.S. cigarette packs in 25 years, the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday released nine new warning labels that depict in..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mounting a large-scale bias claim against a huge company will be more difficult in light of a Supreme Court decision that found no convincing proof of discriminat..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is set to announce a blueprint for bringing U.S. troops home from Afghanistan that is expected to reduce the number of troops by up to 5,00..
MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) - The only U.S. airline that charges for carry-on luggage is creating a new fee. Beginning Nov. 1, Spirit Airlines says it will charge five dollars if a gat..
Representatives of Sudan and southern Sudan have signed an agreement calling for the immediate withdrawal of Sudanese troops from the disputed Abyei region.
At least 38 people were killed when a Russian jetliner crashed onto a highway in northwestern Russia late Monday, the state-run news agency ITAR-TASS reported.
An ash cloud drifting around the world for a second time after spewing from a Chilean volcano more than two weeks ago is once again grounding commercial jets and stranding thousands of passengers in Australia.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad offered vague promises of reform and clear threats against protesters in an address that prompted demonstrations and condemnations of violence. ANALYSIS |
Epic flooding has wreaked havoc in several Chinese provinces, destroying at least 8,400 houses in Zhejiang province alone.
U.S. President Barack Obama will give a speech on the Afghanistan troop drawdown on Wednesday, a senior administration official said.
Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi will address members of the U.S. Congress this week, a rare foray into American politics for a woman who is lauded internationally even as she struggles to be heard in her native Myanmar.
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak\'s health is deteriorating as he struggles with complications from stomach cancer, his lawyer said Monday.
Greece is preparing to sell off billions of dollars worth of state assets, including airports and highways, to meet international lenders\' demands that it raise funds. FULL STORY | GREEKS ANGRY OVER JOB CUTS
Fifteen people, including men, women and children, were killed early Monday in a NATO airstrike in a Tripoli neighborhood, the Libyan government said.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A child dies in a portable pool every five days during warm-weather months, according to the first U.S. study on child drownings in such pools, a statistic th..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pressured by increased scrutiny of terrorist money sources and strikes aimed at its financiers, al-Qaida's core organization in Pakistan has turned to kidnapping ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Texas Congressman Ron Paul is celebrating his victory in a Republican presidential straw poll, saying he's captured the imagination of people weary of U.S. milita..
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than five months after Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head, the White House has yet to take any new steps on gun violence, even though that's what P..