Three people were killed and four others critically wounded Wednesday when Yemeni security forces shot live ammunition at protesters in the city of Taiz, according to doctors and eyewitnesses.
ATLANTA (AP) - Hate insects? Afraid of germs? Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying a staph "superbug." Canadian scientists detected drug-resistant st..
Japan\'s government and the owner of the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant are reviewing efforts to wind down the two-month crisis as thousands of nearby residents await word regarding planned evacuations.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Smile, Texas schoolchildren. You're on calorie camera. That's the idea behind a $2 million project being unveiled Wednesday in the lunchroom of a San Antonio ele..
BOSTON (AP) - State police say a Massachusetts man who tried to open an emergency door on a Delta flight from Orlando, Fla., to Boston has been arrested. Logan International Airpor..
The scheduled trial of two Americans accused of espionage in Iran was delayed again Wednesday after the suspects were not brought from jail to the courthouse, a Swiss diplomat told CNN.
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - Floodwaters are flowing down the Mississippi River into the Delta, where residents have been filling sandbags in an effort to spare homes from further damag..
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago has denied Rod Blagojevich's request for a mistrial in the ousted Illinois governor's political corruption retrial. Defense attorney Laure..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Companies in March advertised the most jobs since the peak of the 2008 financial crisis, a sign that hiring is likely to remain healthy in the months ahead. The L..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's approval rating has hit its highest point in two years - 60 percent - and more than half of Americans now say he deserves to be re-electe..
Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye was barred from boarding a flight back home on Wednesday from the Kenyan capital, where he was undergoing treatment, airline officials said.
Cape Coral, Fla.-- Do you have your nonperishable food set aside for this Saturday’s “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive? The 19th annual ..
A 52-year-old Nepalese man reached the top of Mount Everest for the 21st time on Wednesday, breaking a record he set last year for the number of ascents of the world\'s tallest peak, a tourism official ministry said.
While America gets ready for the finale of \"American Idol\" and tunes into hot new shows such as NBC\'s \"The Voice,\" Europe is busy watching the continent\'s annual vocal competition that many say gave rise to the entire phenomena of televised singing throw-downs: Eurovision.
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Burt Reinhardt, a television pioneer who helped lead the evolution of 24-hour news coverage as president of CNN, died Tuesday at 91, according to family members.
Leftist guerrillas with Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) offered Venezuela\'s intelligence agency \"training in urban terrorism involving targeted killings\" and suggested they were willing to assassinate opponents of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, according to a new study of the Colombian rebels\' records.
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - The crest of the swollen Mississippi River has rolled past Memphis, Tenn., and into the mostly poor, fertile Delta region. Floodwaters have already washed a..
New NATO airstrikes shook Tripoli Tuesday after the alliance\'s secretary-general dismissed complaints that the allied campaign against longtime Libyan strongman Moammar Gadhafi had fallen into a stalemate.
The United States will be given access to Osama bin Laden\'s wives and children, Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik told CNN on Tuesday.