SAN DIEGO (AP) - A judge is set to hear arguments over a request by lawyers for the Tucson shooting rampage suspect to prevent prison officials from forcibly giving him anti-psycho..
NEW YORK (AP) - Aviation authorities say dozens of flights were delayed at New York's Kennedy airport after about 150 turtles crawled onto the tarmac in search of beaches to lay th..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The giant "Transformers" robots have shrunk a bit in the early going at the box office. Distributor Paramount Pictures says "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" laun..
PAOLI, Pa. (AP) - There were so many things Chris Logan could have done last Fourth of July. He could have slept in. He could have hung around his apartment and gone out later for ..
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - Two 19-year-olds were seriously burned by hot cooking grease in Bremerton. The man and woman were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle Tuesday ..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A team of European astronomers says it has discovered the most distant and earliest quasar yet. Quasars are bright, starlike objects powered by giant black holes..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says gays are our friends and neighbors and should be treated like every other American. But days after New York state legalized same-sex m..
WASHINGTON (AP) - With jobs and federal aid at stake, dozens of U.S. cities are lining up to contest their 2010 census counts as too low. A decade ago, there were 1,200 challenges ..
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Ugandan officials say 22 students and a teacher died after lightning struck their school in the country's midwest. Local police spokeswoman Zura Ganyana said..
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - During the past 18 years, many pediatric patients in the emergency and critical care units of local hospitals have been transported to Alfred I. DuPont Hosp..
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's lawmakers approved a key austerity bill Wednesday needed to avert default next month, despite a second day of rioting on the streets of Athens that l..
Police fired tear gas, rubber bullets and pellets early Wednesday to break up a demonstration by relatives of those killed in Egypt\'s revolution.
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) - A wildfire that is threatening the nation's premier nuclear-weapons laboratory has grown to more than 108 square miles as firefighters brace for more errati..
NEW YORK (AP) - Bank of America and its Countrywide unit will pay $8.5 billion to settle claims that the lenders sold poor-quality mortgage-backed securities that went sour when th..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has begun a four-day trip to Europe to support international human rights and democracy. Clinton is en route to Hungary,..
A U.S. Predator drone flew over a Kabul, Afghanistan, hotel during Tuesday night\'s insurgent attack, providing critical video of the attackers as the situation unfolded, two coalition military officials said Wednesday.
Greek riot police lobbed tear gas and clashed with demonstrators in Athens on Wednesday. Why are people rioting? What is the austerity package? What happens next? Get the answers. POLICE CLASH WITH PROTESTERS | WHAT IF MEASURES FAIL? |
SYDNEY (AP) - Australian officials are investigating a dive boat company that accidentally left behind a U.S. tourist who was snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef. The man, who pan..
Iran has been carrying out covert tests of missiles capable of delivering a nuclear payload, UK Foreign Secretary William Hague said Wednesday, in contravention of a U.N. resolution.
A Pakistani court has indicted six soldiers and one civilian on murder and terrorism charges in the death of an unarmed man whose fatal shooting was caught on video.