At least six gunmen stormed a house and fatally shot four family members in western Baghdad, the Iraq interior ministry said Sunday.
Nigerians headed to the polls Saturday to vote for president, a week after parliamentary elections were marred by violence and accusations of fraud in Africa\'s most populous nation.
HAVANA (AP) - Raul Castro proposed term limits for Cuban politicians on Saturday - including himself - a remarkable gesture on an island ruled for 52 years by him and his brother. ..
LEAKESVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Authorities say the storms that pounded the Deep South killed one person in Mississippi, bringing the death toll to 17 across four states. Jeff Rent, a sp..
Forces loyal to Libyan ruler Moammar Gadhafi pummeled the city of Misrata with rockets Saturday, a witness said -- a day after Human Rights Watch said Gadhafi\'s troops fired cluster bombs into civilian areas.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Donald Trump is sounding increasingly like a presidential candidate. Speaking to a raucous tea party crowd in Florida today, he repeatedly..
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An official with a mining company says a rescue operation is under way after a collapse at one of its mines in northern Idaho. One miner repor..
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, now under investigation in connection with the deaths of protesters, was transferred from a hospital here to a military facility in Cairo, Egyptian Supreme Armed Forces spokesman Major Mohamed Askar told CNN on Saturday.
The Cabinet of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was sworn in Saturday, just two days after he announced the formation of a new government, the Syrian Arab News Agency reported.
Thousands of Yemeni women have marched toward the attorney general\'s office in the capital demanding legal action for what they called the president\'s attacks on their morality.
A suicide bomber attacked soldiers at an army base in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday morning, the ministry of defense said.
The daughter of a prominent Bahraini human rights activist is willing to starve to death if the nation\'s authorities do not return her father and her husband, both of whom were severely beaten and hauled away by security forces a week ago, she said
Japan will likely need two to three more months to bring an end to the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, a nuclear industry official said Saturday.
Procrastinators can breathe a sigh of relief. April 15 is the traditional deadline for filing your tax return, but this year you get an extra weekend--until Monday at midnight. In ..
The British government has accepted that laws surrounding succession to the throne could be \"discriminatory\" and that \"discussions have started\" to change them, CNN has learned.
Haiti has an opportunity to address the worst crimes of its past in prosecuting former dictator Jean-Claude \"Baby Doc\" Duvalier, a leading human rights monitoring agency says.
Thousands of demonstrators in Syrian cities hit the streets after Friday prayers in another week of anti-government rallies, angry but largely peaceful outpourings of protest against the Bashar al-Assad regime.
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - While normal life is slowly returning to Ivory Coast's main city after two weeks of urban warfare, discoveries of massive weapons caches stockpiled by ousted..
Nigeria goes to the polls on Saturday to elect a new president. But can Africa\'s most populous nation and the continent\'s major oil producer stage a free and fair vote to bring the changes it needs to strengthen stability both at home and across the region?.
ATLANTA - A new report estimates that half the meat and poultry sold in the supermarket may be tainted with the staph germ. That estimate is based on 136 samples of beef, chicken, ..