TOKYO (AP) - For the first time, Japan is setting a standard for the amount of radiation allowed in fish. The decision today comes after radiation more than 7.5 million ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is hoping Republicans and Democrats can reach an agreement on budget cuts after he meets with House Speaker John Boehner later this morning..
About 1,000 protesters gathered in front of Kabul University on Tuesday morning, as protests continue throughout Afghanistan to condemn the burning of a Quran by a pastor in the United States.
As the use of U.S. strike aircraft expires Monday, uncertainty lingers about whether Western allies will arm opposition members trying to oust Libyan ruler Moammar Gadhafi.
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Forces loyal to President Alassane Ouattara have surrounded the residence of rival Laurent Gbagbo, a spokesman for Ouattara told CNN.
Police surrounded the studio of one of China\'s most famous artists Sunday after authorities reportedly detained him at a Beijing airport.
At least 10 people died Monday in the crash of a U.N. plane as it attempted to land in the Congo, a U.N. official said.
About 11,500 tons of radioactive water that has collected at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear facility will be dumped into the Pacific Ocean, officials said Monday. Workers also are dealing with a crack that has been a conduit for contamination.
BREGA, Libya - Rebel fighters pushed back into this hard-fought oil town on Monday, seizing half of Brega and pledging to drive out Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's forces in hours ..
WASHINGTON- Yielding to political opposition, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four alleged henchmen will be referred t..
Eleven people were killed and more than 500 people injured in the Yemeni city of Taiz on Monday as about 90,000 protesters demonstrated in the city, medical sources said.
Bodies of victims of the crash of Air France flight 447 have been found in the wreckage of the plane, a French government minister said in a radio interview Monday, nearly two years after the crash that killed 228 people.
WASHINGTON - Low-cost carrier AirTran had the best overall performance of the 16 largest U.S. carriers last year in an annual study of airline quality released Monday, knocking the..
KINSHASA, Congo - A U.N. plane carrying staff members and peacekeepers crashed Monday upon landing at the airport in Congo's capital, breaking into pieces and killing at least 26 p..
YUMA, Ariz. (AP) - Inspectors say there are still about 60 Southwest Airlines jets that need to be checked for cracks like the ones that forced an emergency landing in Arizona Frid..
NEW YORK (AP) - Katie Couric is leaving her anchor post at "CBS Evening News" less than five years after becoming the first woman to anchor a network TV evening newscas..
Two NATO troops were killed in northern Afghanistan on Monday after an individual wearing an Afghan police uniform opened fire, the International Security Assistance Force said in a statement.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Americans' bulging waistlines have pushed the Coast Guard to increase its figure for how much an average passenger weighs. That number is used to ..
The Syrian government is freeing some activists while arresting hundreds of others in its back-and-forth bid to placate protesters and crush dissent, a human rights lawyer said.