KHABARI CROSSING, Kuwait (AP) - A line of heavily armored American military vehicles, their headlights twinkling in the pre-dawn desert, lumbered past the barbed wire and metal gat..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A Charlotte County Sheriff’s road patrol deputy saw a suspicious van with a Tennessee license plate and four occupants parked behind an Olean Blvd. p..
Israel is investigating claims that some of its soldiers stole personal belongings of activists participating in the controversial Gaza aid flotilla in May.
A former Bolivian dictator has been arrested on a charge that he exposed himself to a group of children and has been sent to a drug rehabilitation center, the state-run news agency reported.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The owner of the Deepwater Horizon rig is accusing BP of withholding critical evidence needed to identify the cause of the worst maritime oil spill in history. In..
WARSAW, Ohio (AP) - The leader of an Ohio church feuding with a nearby strip club says a meeting failed to bring a truce. Pastor Bill Dunfee of New Beginnings Ministries says he an..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of workers who died on the job fell by 17 percent last year to the lowest level in nearly two decades, as workers logged fewer hours during the economi..
PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) - MasterCard is buying DataCash Group for $520 million in cash, a company that provides electronic payments and fraud prevention for customers buying goods onli..
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) - A suburban Chicago storage facility is auctioning off seven vaults worth of files, photographs and other items that belong to former Gov. Rod Blagoje..
GARY, Ind. (AP) - The director of the Gary/Chicago International Airport is leaving for a similar job in Naples, Fla. Airport Director Chris Curry says he'll begin his new job over..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The government now says the final plugging of BP's blown-out Gulf well will begin sometime after Labor Day. Jeffrey Carter, an aide to the goverment's spill chie..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Four family members from Florida were among the 41 people killed in a bus crash in the northern Philippines. Family members identified the Florida victims..
An American teenager who visited North Korea in his quest to establish a \"children\'s peace forest\" in the demilitarized zone returned from his trip.
ATLANTA (AP) - An egg company is expanding its recall of potentially salmonella-tainted eggs. The Wright County Egg of Galt, Iowa, is recalling 380 million eggs. Hundreds of people..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - You've just got a few days left to claim that forgotten Rolex watch, gold bar salvaged from a ship wreck or platinum necklace with 214 diamonds. If no one ..
North Korean state media on Thursday confirmed the seizure of a South Korean fishing boat earlier this month with seven crew members aboard.
Aid workers have been ambushed, bombed, assassinated or taken hostage in growing numbers worldwide. But that dangerous reality hasn\'t deterred many from staying in their humanitarian jobs.
Pakistan is reeling from a natural disaster affecting 20 million people but relief groups say donors have been painfully slow in helping.
The last U.S. brigade combat team in Iraq has left the country, a move that helps U.S. President Barack Obama reach his goal of 50,000 troops in the country by September 1.
Moscow authorities have cut the daily sales hours for beverages with more than 15 percent alcohol, making it illegal to buy such beverages in stores between 10 p.m. and 10 a.m., according to Russian state-run news agency RIA-Novosti.