Japan\'s prime minister said Friday he has asked the operator to shut down of all nuclear reactors at the Hamaoka nuclear plant until earthquake and tsunami protections can be built at the facility.
A suspected U.S. drone struck and killed targets in Pakistan\'s tribal region Friday, the first such attack since American troops killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden north of Islamabad earlier this week.
As details emerged about a possible attack on the 10th anniversary of 9/11, President Barack Obama was scheduled Friday to meet the men responsible for collecting the intelligence during a raid on Osama bin Laden\'s compound.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is going to Fort Campbell, Kentucky today to show gratitude to participants in the daring raid on Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan...
Top officials from the United States and China will meet next week in Washington with hopes of improving relations amid rising bilateral tensions on human rights and China\'s currency.
Brazil\'s Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the nation should recognize same-sex unions.
With the architect of the September 11, 2001, attacks dead, U.S. commandos in Osama bin Laden\'s Pakistan compound quickly came upon another prize: A trove of hard drives, DVDs and thumb drives that might provide evidence of other al Qaeda operations.
With the architect of the September 11, 2001, attacks dead, U.S. commandos in Osama bin Laden\'s Pakistan compound quickly came upon materials that might provide evidence of other al Qaeda operations. PLOTS? |
Al Qaeda suffered setbacks on the battlefield and in court Thursday, with two mid-level leaders being killed in southern Yemen, that country\'s state-run media reported.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton kept up pressure on Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi Thursday, demanding that he \"cease attacks and the threat of attacks\" against rebels who oppose his rule.
WASHINGTON (AP) - So much could have gone wrong as SEAL Team Six swept over Pakistan's dark landscape, dropped down ropes into a compound lined by wall after wall, exchanged gunfir..
A suicide attack on a police headquarters in central Iraq killed at least 16 officers and wounded 50 other people Thursday morning, the Interior Ministry said.
The Syrian military have begun pulling out of the southwestern town of Daraa Thursday after a mission to \"restore security and calm,\" state TV reported Thursday.
ROME (AP) - The United States is trying to free up part of $30 billion it has frozen in Libyan assets so it can better support opponents of Moammar Gadhafi, U.S. Secretary of State..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Only one of the five people killed in the raid that got Osama bin Laden was armed and fired any shots, a senior defense official said Thursday, acknowledging that..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Elvis has left the list. Ending a run that started in 1955, Elvis did not make the list of 1,000 most popular baby names compiled by the Social Security Administr..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Osama bin Laden's death has Congress pointing fingers at Pakistan and many in the Obama administration expressing thinly veiled exasperation. But it probably won'..
NEW YORK (AP) - President Barack Obama says the killing of Osama bin Laden sends a message to the world and the country that "when we say we will never forget, we mean what we say...
Workers entered a reactor building at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant Thursday for the first time since a magnitude-9.0 earthquake and ensuing tsunami damaged the facility, its operator Toyko Electric Power Co. said.
The body of one of the victims of Air France Flight 447 was recovered from deep in the Atlantic Ocean, French authorities said Thursday.