CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - The body of a scuba diver recovered from Lake Tahoe has been identified as a man who disappeared 17 years ago. The name of Donald Christo..
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Ice cream makers are paying more for dairy products and sugar, but with the economy dragging, many say they can't pass along the costs to customers. &nb..
For the first time in five years, a relief agency dedicated to refugees is airlifting emergency aid into the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Monday, according to a spokesman.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The deaths of 30 U.S. troops and eight Afghans to an insurgent marksman was an unprecedented loss but does not signal a new surge in Taliban combat strength, U.S...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Scientists have identified an orange-colored gunk that appeared along the shore of a remote Alaska village as millions of microscopic eggs. &nb..
MADRID (AP) - Real Madrid has signed a 7-year-old soccer prodigy from Argentina who goes by the name Leo - just like Lionel Messi. Leonel Angel Coira signed with ..
NEW DELHI (AP) - The Indian coast guard is still working to clean up spilled oil from a merchant ship that sank off Mumbai four days ago. The defense ministry sai..
LONDON (AP) - Violence and looting spread across some of London's most impoverished neighborhoods on Monday, with youths setting fire to shops and vehicles, during a third day of r..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A union official says thousands of striking workers are joining picket lines and rallies at Verizon work locations from Massachusetts to Virginia. &..
ATLANTA (AP) - Investigators say they received a tip that three Florida siblings accused of firing shots at a Florida police car and then robbing a bank in south Georgia may have t..
HAVANA (AP) - Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad stroked through the Florida Straits early Monday, trying to accomplish at 61 years old what she failed to do at 28: swim more than 100 mi..
Police in London arrested more than 100 people Sunday night and early Monday in connection with violence that has afflicted London neighborhoods following riots in the city\'s Tottenham enclave over the weekend.
Key Asian stock exchanges extend their losses in what is expected to be an eventful day in world markets, following Standard and Poor\'s downgrade of the U.S. credit rating last week.
Diana Nyad likes a challenge. At 61, a lot of people are considering retirement and spending time with grandchildren. Not Nyad. For nearly two years, she\'s been training for her 103-mile swim between Cuba and Florida. And now the adventure is about to begin.
Saudi Arabia\'s King Abdullah condemns the crackdown on anti-government protesters in Syria, saying there is \"no justification for the bloodshed.\"
COPLEY TOWNSHIP, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say a family argument in Ohio ended in the shooting deaths of at least eight people in two places, including an 11-year-old. Two more peopl..
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. investors will have their first chance Monday to react to Standard & Poor's decision to strip the U.S. government of its top credit rating. But the bigger ..
Syrian troops rolled into the northeastern city of Deir Ezzor with tanks and bulldozers early Sunday morning, part of a renewed crackdown on anti-government protests, an opposition activist told CNN.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced details about a new financial team Sunday, a day after more than a quarter of a million demonstrators took to the streets protesting the rising cost of living in the Jewish state.
A week ago Sunday, Iranian courts announced that they would soon formally sentence three American hikers accused of being spies. Seven days later, the world waits to see whether Iran will respond to American calls for leniency.