Two Iranian warships sailed through the Suez Canal on their way to the Mediterranean Sea, canal officials said Tuesday.
Student protesters in Sanaa, Yemen, overturned a car and set it on fire Tuesday after discovering weapons inside apparently brought to a demonstration by government loyalists, a protester said.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - A judge has rejected a request by a Connecticut man charged in a deadly home invasion to ban the use of Twitter during his trial. New Haven Superior Court Judge ..
MADISON, Wis.- Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Jeff Fitzgerald says the Republican-led chamber will pass a bill cutting collective bargaining rights for most public employees despite no..
DALLAS- Some major U.S. airlines are trying to revive fare increases for high-end tickets after failing to impose bigger price increases last week. Fare watchers say American, Unit..
AIROBI, Kenya- Four Americans taken hostage by Somali pirates off East Africa were shot and killed by their captors Tuesday, the U.S. military said, marking the first time U.S. cit..
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand - Office workers trapped under their collapsed buildings sent messages to the outside as rescuers with dogs scrambled to save them and dozens of others fo..
A group calling itself the \"Iran cyber army\" claimed responsibility Tuesday for hacking into a number of Voice of America internet pages, according to reports from both Voice of America and Iran\'s semi-official Fars News Agency.
Iranian authorities detained the son of opposition leader Mehdi Karrubi, the leader\'s website reported Tuesday.
Tuesday promises to be a pivotal day for Bahrain as the country continues to buckle under the weight of anti-government protests that have swept through the Middle East.
Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi made a brief television appearance to announce he was still in charge, denying reports that he had fled the country in the face of a spreading revolt. FULL STORY | REACTION | TIMELINE | VIDEO
A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has struck Christchurch, New Zealand, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir says he will not run for re-election, a senior member of the country\'s ruling National Congress Party announced Monday.
Police in Zimbabwe have arrested dozens of political activists and trade union members for allegedly plotting an Egyptian-style uprising in the southern African country.
COLONIE, N.Y.- A Continental Connection flight headed for Newark, N.J., has returned to New York's Albany International Airport shortly after takeoff because the pilots reported sm..
TWIN PEAKS, Calif. - A school bus with up to 25 children aboard slid over the side of a highway in a Southern California ski area after colliding with a county fire vehicle. Califo..
Two Iranian warships will cross the Suez Canal on Tuesday, four days after Egypt\'s post-Hosni Mubarak government gave the green light to the passage, Egyptian state-run news website EgyNews reported Monday.
JOHANNESBURG- Police are investigating whether to file charges after the death of a newborn baby born to a student at Oprah Winfrey's elite South African high school. In a statemen..
PORTLAND, Ore.- A 27-year-old Virginia man who got lost while snowboarding on Mount Hood in Oregon has been rescued after spending a night when temperatures dipped into the low tee..
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Officials say a Delta plane bound for Detroit with 39 passengers aboard has returned to a South Carolina airport after the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit. A..