WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House said Monday that President Barack Obama will usher in a "real drawdown" of U.S. forces from Afghanistan starting in July, but said no decision was..
WASHINGTON (AP) - People involved in the John Edwards investigation say prosecutors have e-mails between the former presidential candidate and an aide that they plan to use against..
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is sending an envoy to Libya Monday to meet with rebels trying to bring about an end to Moammar Gadhafi\'s 42-year-rule, a move that comes after he called for the Libyan leader to step down.
Eman al-Obeidy, the woman who caught the world\'s attention when she accused members of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi\'s forces of gang-raping her, arrived Monday at a refugee facility in Romania.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former chief of the International Monetary Fund, pleaded not guilty Monday to seven charges involving a May 14 incident in which a housekeeping employee at New York\'s Sofitel hotel accused him of sexual assault.
At least 25 people, including five U.S. soldiers, have died in a series of explosions across Iraq on Monday, U.S. and Iraqi officials said.
Japan\'s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant experienced full meltdowns at three reactors in the wake of an earthquake and tsunami in March, the country\'s Nuclear Emergency Response Headquarters said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Five Democratic senators are calling on Vice President Joe Biden to reaffirm his commitment to leaving Medicare unchanged during budget and deficit negotiations. ..
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) - Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, once the No. 3 Republican in the Senate, said Monday he's seeking the GOP nomination for president, vowing he's "in it ..
Eman al-Obeidy has left Libya and is on the way to Malta with her father, according to a high-level U.S. State Department source. She will eventually head to a processing center in Europe before leaving for a final destination.
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh\'s condition was unclear Sunday, following an attack on his palace, with Western diplomatic sources saying Saleh is undergoing neurosurgery while a spokesman for his party said he was undergoing \"simple check-ups.\"
The International Monetary Fund has tentatively agreed to lend $3 billion to Egypt to support the country\'s economy for the next year, the IMF announced Sunday.
Peruvians head to the polls on Sunday to cast votes in a runoff between a former army officer who was linked to a 2005 military uprising and the daughter of a former president who\'s serving a 25-year sentence for human rights violations.
Three protesters were killed and nine wounded Sunday when they attempted to cross the heavily-fortified Golan Heights between Syria and Israel as part of Palestinian protests marking the anniversary of the 1967 Six Day War, according to Syrian state television.
HAMBURG, Iowa (AP) - Six hundred residents in southwest Iowa have been told to evacuate their homes after a levee was breached across the border in Missouri. Iowa Department o..
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) - Lower Saxony's agriculture minister says initial tests have confirmed that locally grown beansprouts are the likely cause for Germany's E. coli outbreak tha..
Libyan rebels are arbitrarily detaining dozens of civilians suspected of being loyal to ruler Moammar Gadhafi and are holding them without trial or due process, Human Rights Watch charged Sunday.
Twenty-five people have been killed by government security forces in the latest fighting in Syria, taking place in the northwestern city Jisr al-Shaghour, a human rights group said Sunday.
Two service members with the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan died in a helicopter crash Sunday.
An outbreak of a virulent strain of E. coli has killed 19 people in Europe and infected more than 2,000 in at least 12 countries, the World Health Organization said on Saturday.