ORANGE, Calif. (AP) - A 7-month-old baby boy who was tossed from the fourth floor of a hospital parking structure has died. Police Sgt. Dan Adams said Wednesday t..
Since France\'s Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested in New York three months ago on sexual assault charges, the drama surrounding his case has gripped the United States, France and the world.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Former Vice President Dick Cheney says he had a secret resignation letter signed and stored in a safe for most of the Bush administration in case he became incapa..
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) - A 60-year-old former Georgia resident has been fined $2,000 and sentenced to probation after he was accused of shooting an endangered Florida panther.  ..
ROME (AP) - Italy's foreign ministry says four Italian journalists have been kidnapped and their driver killed, apparently by Libyan regime loyalists, as they traveled down the hig..
NEW YORK (AP) - A man who claimed he crisscrossed the globe rescuing Torahs as a "Jewish Indiana Jones" has been charged with mail fraud. Authorities say he fabricated stories to d..
BOSTON (AP) - A group that wants to give terminally ill patients in Massachusetts the option of ending their own lives with the help of their physicians is trying to get a ballot q..
KLAMATH, Calif. (AP) - Scientists say they may never know what caused the death of a gray whale that was stranded for weeks in the Klamath River in northern California. ..
LIMA, Peru (AP) - The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a strong, but deep, earthquake in a northern Peruvian jungle region near Brazil. There are no immediate ..
A Russian space freighter carrying cargo to the International Space Station has crashed in a remote area of Siberia, Russian emergency officials said Wednesday.
STOCKHOLM (AP) - A new book claims IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad's youthful ties with Nazi groups extended beyond what he has admitted, saying Sweden's intelligence agency even set u..
BRUSSELS (AP) - Stocks in Europe and the U.S. rose Wednesday after data showing a surge in demand for cars and planes in July offered an unexpectedly upbeat sign of life in the U.S..
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - International journalists were freed from the Rixos Hotel on Wednesday after being held for five days by armed men loyal to Moammar Gadhafi.  ..
A Georgia dog seems to have a new meaning for the phrase "expensive taste." The pooch dined on a meal of $10,000 worth of diamonds. Honey Bun often walks the counters at John Ross ..
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's space agency says an unmanned supply ship bound for the International Space Station has failed to reach its planned orbit. The brief statem..
LINCOLN, Calif. (AP) - Fire officials say the risk of an explosion at a rail car fire in Northern California has increased after the propane tank that is burning showed signs of me..
MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif. (AP) - While the East Coast recovers from earthquake jitters, small quakes have been rocking California. The U.S. Geological Survey says in ..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The 5.8-magnitude earthquake Tuesday that shook people from Georgia to Canada has produced at least four aftershocks. The U.S. Geological Sur..
A U.S. satellite project said Wednesday it has found evidence of additional mass graves in South Kordofan, a day after the Sudanese president called for a unilateral cease-fire in the state.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - From an unknown location, Moammar Gadhafi has called on the residents of the Libyan capital to "free Tripoli" from the "devils" who have overrun it.&nbs..