ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Anti-nuclear activists say they will fight a proposal to create national parks at Los Alamos National Laboratory and two other sites where the world's firs..
TORONTO (AP) - The organizer of an Ottawa music festival where the stage collapsed, scurrying thousands of fans who were watching the band Cheap Trick, called the accident "a freak..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Baby boomers say their biggest health fear is cancer. Given their waistlines, heart disease and diabetes should be atop that list, too. Boomers are more obese tha..
NEW YORK (AP) - A cousin of admitted terrorist Najibullah Zazi says he was in on Zazi's failed 2009 plot to attack New York City subways with suicide bombers. The cousin testified ..
Authorities in Ecuador have banned alcohol sales in an emergency measure to stop contaminated drinks from reaching consumers after at least 21 people died.
CHICAGO (AP) - A study on grandparent drivers has its researchers doing a double-take over the results. The study found that kids may be safer in cars with grandma or grandpa at th..
The judge in Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi\'s trial on charges of sex with a minor rejected all defense motions Monday and scheduled the next hearing for October 3.
When you need an answer to a question, chances are you look it up on the internet. However, a new Columbia University study suggests that the instant results we get from ..
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City's subway system is the country's largest, with more than 460 stations, millions of daily riders and multiple entrances for each station. A decade afte..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional leaders are giving tea party-backed Republican freshmen the run of the House this week with a plan to let the government borrow another $2.4 trillio..
LONDON (AP) - The Women's World Cup final between Japan and the United States set the record for tweets per second, eclipsing the wedding of Prince William and Kate and the death o..
Pirates have seized a tanker ship in the Indian Ocean and appear to be taking it to Somalia, the European Union Naval Force Somalia said Monday.
A Hungarian court Monday acquitted one of the world\'s most wanted Nazi war suspects, saying there was not enough evidence to convict him of slaughtering three dozen people during World War II.
Workers in Japan scrambled Monday to build a protective covering over a damaged nuclear reactor ahead of an approaching powerful typhoon, an energy company spokesman said.
Countries in the Middle East and North Africa have been swept up in protests against longtime rulers since the January revolt that ousted Tunisian strongman Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. In many cases, these demonstrations and movements have been met with brute force that has escalated into seemingly unending violence. Here are the latest developments and information about the roots of the unrest.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has arrived in Cuba where he is expected to continue cancer treatment.
Bret has become the second tropical storm of the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, according to the National Weather Service.
London\'s police chief says he\'ll resign as a result of the widening phone-hacking scandal that has rocked his department. Also Sunday, former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks was arrested. FULL STORY | Brooks arrested
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - An official with the Environmental Protection Agency says workers have successfully removed about 100 barrels of oil from a broken Exxon Mobil pipeline in th..
Hosni Mubarak, the onetime Egyptian strongman who was toppled by a popular uprising in February, has regained consciousness after lapsing into a coma Sunday, a top hospital official said.