WASHINGTON (AP) - Honda Motor Co. is recalling the popular Accord and Civic passenger cars to address problems with an ignition switch that could allow the key to be removed withou..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Robert Gates said tough economic times require that he shutter a major command that employs some 5,000 people in Norfolk, Va., and eliminate oth..
PHOENIX (AP) - Federal agents on Monday captured one of two inmates who escaped from an Arizona prison as he walked, armed with a handgun and a hitchhiking sign, in Wyoming, and we..
Massive mudslides in northwestern China have killed 337 people, and more than 1,100 are missing, the state-run Xinhua news agency said Monday.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A judge revokes bond for James Sims on the grounds of being a flight risk.Last month California police arrested Sims for the 30 year old murder of Roy Radabaugh...
ZHOUQU, China (AP) - Rescuers lifted muddy bodies into trucks, and aid convoys choked the road into the remote Chinese town where hundreds died and more than 1,100 were missing Mon..
SIOUX CITY, IA. - A tree comes crashing down in on an Iowa family home.On Sunday, the winds were so strong a tree broke while the family was in the house and landed on the house.Ke..
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - BP says it has received 145,000 claims for lost income because of its blown-out well and has paid out $324 million without denying a single claim. But the..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House members are giving up a couple of days reconnecting with folks in their districts this week to pass a jobs bill that Democrats say is crucial to the n..
The mortality rate in Moscow, Russia, has \"doubled recently\" because of an extended streak of heat and smog, Andrei Seltsovsky, the head of the city health department, told Russian news agencies Monday.
The death toll from last week\'s flooding and subsequent landslides has risen to 165 in the Himalayan town of Leh, India, according to a senior police officer.
(CBS) Girls in the U.S. are hitting puberty at younger ages, according to new research. At age 7, about 10 percent of white girls and 23 percent of black girls had started d..
LONDON (AP) - The British prime minister's office says it won't seek to stop giving free milk each day to school children under 5 years old.The statement Monday by David Cameron's ..
WASHINGTON, DC - The U-S is slipping in the world, in terms of college graduates.Among developed nations, America's college completion rate slides in at number 12. Pres..
Three family members at a wedding in Turkey have been accidentally shot dead by the groom firing an AK-47 rifle in celebration.
The International Assistance Mission on Monday identified the 10 aid workers killed by gunmen in Badakhshan, Afghanistan, last week. The 10 \"were our friends and colleagues from the Nuristan medical eye camp team,\" the organization said in a statement.
KABUL, Afghanistan-An aid organization has released the last two names of the ten foreigners murdered by gunmen last week in north Afghanistan. The International Assistance Mission..
Voters in Rwanda went to the polls Monday in the country\'s second presidential election since the 1994 genocide.
After hiking along the Amazon River for more than two years, Ed Stafford is suddenly in a rush.
Rescue workers in India continued to search for more than 500 people missing after flash floods and landslides struck a northern town, state-run media reported Sunday.