KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - An alert issued by the Army says an AWOL Muslim soldier who had weapons stashed in a motel room near Fort Hood has admitted planning an attack on the Texas po..
Ousted Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak\'s trial on charges of corruption and ordering police to kill anti-government protesters will open Wednesday at a Cairo convention hall, Egypt\'s justice minister announced Thursday.
MYSTIC, Conn. (AP) - The man known for discovering the wreck of the Titanic says his latest deep-sea venture aims to discover new geologic features and artifacts from ancient civil..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is scheduled for surgery after he snapped his Achilles tendon while running after a woman who he says stole cash and other items f..
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A Texas judge says polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs can represent himself in his sexual assault trial but refused to delay opening statements. &nbs..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner says his plan mixing spending cuts in exchange for raising the nation's $14.3 trillion debt limit is not perfect but is as large a step..
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Johnson & Johnson said Thursday that it's reducing the maximum daily dose of its Extra Strength Tylenol pain reliever to lower risk of accidental overdose ..
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - More than 250,000 South African gold miners went on strike Thursday seeking higher wages and a cut of profits from soaring gold prices, a union representative s..
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Local fishermen on Thursday found the body of an American surfer who went missing last weekend in waters off western Indonesia. Daniel B..
BEANS GRANT, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Department of Fish and Game says a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy was rescued from a trail on Mount Eisenhower in Beans Grant after he suf..
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Want fries with that ... doughnut? A food booth in Syracuse will unveil the "Big Kahuna Donut Burger" at this year's New York State Fair.&nb..
DETROIT (AP) - Two people familiar with the matter say Ford Motor Co. can't build as many hot-selling Focus cars as it wants because of equipment problems at a parts factory. ..
AUBURN, Mass. (AP) - It was unusual sight for rush hour motorists on the Massachusetts Turnpike: an emergency landing by a hot air balloon. State police say the b..
SAN DIEGO- An adorable baby silvered leaf monkey needs some human attention at the San Diego Zoo in California. She was born earlier this month to a first time mother, who was havi..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rural America now accounts for just 16 percent of the nation's population, the lowest ever. The latest 2010 census numbers hint at an emerging America where, by m..
NEW YORK (AP) - The hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault plans to personally thank her New York supporters. Nafissatou Diallo (na-fee-SAH'-too d..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans pushed toward a vote Thursday on a newly modified plan to stave off an unprecedented government default next week, even though the legislation f..
MIAMI (AP) - A day after forming, Tropical Storm Don is moving across the Gulf of Mexico toward southeastern Texas, where it's expected to make landfall Friday. A tropical storm wa..
LONDON (AP) - Britain's advertising standards council banned two makeup advertisements featuring actress Julia Roberts and model Christy Turlington on Wednesday, ruling the ads - w..
Militants wielding guns and strapped with explosive devices attacked the governor\'s office and a police station on Thursday in Afghanistan\'s southern Uruzgan province, killing at least three people, officials said.