WASHINGTON - With the clock ticking to a partial government shutdown at midnight, the top Democrat in the Senate said Friday that the White House and Republicans have agreed ..
The head of a television station and a human rights activist were shot dead by gunmen who attacked their car with small arms fire Friday, Iraq\'s interior ministry said.
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Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station returned to the plant Friday after a strong aftershock forced them to leave a day earlier, the plant\'s owner said.
Laurent Gbagbo remained defiant in the basement of his Abidjan residence, as a stern warning came from the United Nations that the self-declared Ivory Coast president should seize his last chance for a graceful exit. BAN: IVORY COAST COULD SET AFRICA\'S COURSE |
A powerful earthquake struck Japan on Thursday, triggering a tsunami warning for one prefecture and advisories in others.
At least 13 people, including children and adults, were killed Thursday in a school shooting in Rio de Janeiro, CNN affiliate Record TV reported.
A former U.S. lawmaker said he wants to tell Moammar Gadhafi in person that the embattled Libyan leader needs to step down -- but as Wednesday turned into Thursday, Curt Weldon still had not met him.
Nic Robertson gives behind-the-scene details of his interview with Eman al-Obeidy -- such as the role Gadhafi\'s son Saadi played in facilitating the interview. OPINION: WHEN RAPE IS A TOOL OF WAR |
WASHINGTON- The U.S. may consider sending troops into Libya with a possible international ground force that could aid the rebels, according to the general who led the military miss..
WASHINGTON- The GOP-controlled House has passed legislation seeking to keep the government open for another week while funding the Pentagon through September. But Senate Democrats ..
LONDON (AP) - A gene that can turn many types of bacteria into deadly superbugs was found in about a quarter of water samples taken from drinking supplies and puddles on the street..
NEW YORK (AP) - Blockbuster says a bankruptcy judge has approved Dish Network's $228 million offer for the movie-rental chain, paving the way for a combination of the two media com..
Egypt\'s ruling military council issued a stern warning Thursday, threatening immediate prosecution before a military tribunal for any troops seen participating in a planned protest in Cairo on Friday.
TOKYO - Japan's northeastern coast has been rattled by a strong aftershock. The Japan meteorological agency has issued a tsunami warning for a wave of up to one meter. The warning ..
Eight mass graves were uncovered in northeastern Mexico Wednesday, holding at least 59 bodies, the Tamaulipas state attorney general\'s office said.
The Hawaiian islands may get a new and unwelcome addition in coming months -- a giant new island of debris floating in from Japan.
U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates told reporters in Baghdad that his current visit to Iraq will probably be his last.
Rescue crews continued their search Thursday for more than 200 people after the boat they were in capsized in the Mediterranean Sea.