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.
The man described by counterterrorism officials as al Qaeda\'s \"military brain,\" Ilyas Kashmiri, was killed in a drone strike Friday night in Pakistan, a spokesman for the jihadist Harakat-ul-Jihad-Islami, said.
It\'s one thing to defy death as high-wire walker Nik Wallenda routinely does.
Four NATO service members were killed Saturday when a roadside bomb exploded in eastern Afghanistan, a spokesman for the International Security Assistance Force said.
Five Yemeni officials have been transferred to Saudi Arabia for treatment after Friday\'s shelling of President Ali Abdullah Saleh\'s palace, Yemen\'s official news agency SABA reported Saturday.
Palestinians traveling to Egypt stormed a gate at the border crossing on Saturday after waiting for hours in buses, Gaza officials told CNN.
Fighting continued Friday in the western Libyan town of Yefren, where NATO allied aircraft destroyed government tanks and personnel carriers, officials said.
The security guard suspected of killing a 16-year-old American student in Costa Rica has been charged with simple homicide, authorities said Friday.
Libyan opposition commanders say they have ordered their fighters in Misrata to hold their positions. \"We cannot wage an offensive now because we lack much-needed equipment and weapons,\" said Fathi Ali Bashaagha, the rebels\' coordinator with NATO.
A witness who met with Eman al-Obeidy after she was forced back to Libya from Qatar said the alleged rape victim appeared battered and bruised. MORE ABOUT AL-OBEIDY |
Government security forces and gunmen protecting protesters battled in the streets of the Yemeni city of Taiz on Friday, eyewitnesses told CNN.
Iraq is open for business, and American companies should make an effort to invest there, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Faced with a dismal new jobs report, President Barack Obama said Friday that the economy faces challenges ahead and "bumps on the road to recovery." But at an e..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The GOP-controlled House on Thursday passed a $42.3 billion budget for the government's homeland security efforts after a debate that demonstrated resistance for ..
Syrian protesters rallying after Friday prayers are dedicating the day\'s demonstrations to the children who have taken part in the uprising.
NEW YORK (AP) - A Portuguese model has signaled he plans an insanity defense against charges of castrating and killing a TV journalist in a New York City hotel. Renato Seabra's (sa..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Employers in May added the fewest jobs in eight months, and the unemployment rate inched up to 9.1 percent. The weakening job market raised concerns about an econ..
Bosnian Serb genocide suspect Ratko Mladic will make his first appearance at the U.N. war crimes tribunal in The Hague on Friday morning, the court said.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Two-time presidential candidate John Edwards says he has done wrong but did not break the law. He is charged with soliciting and spending more than $925,..
A group of about 1,000 armed tribesmen were seen by residents entering the capital of Yemen early Thursday saying they are supporting Sheikh Sadeq Al-Ahmar, a leader of a tribe who has been in street battles with government forces recently.