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..
Protests sweeping through the Middle East and North Africa have spread to Morocco, where thousands demonstrated Sunday to call for political reform, according to a human rights organization.
Between 3,000 to 3,500 anti-government protesters demonstrated peacefully in the Yemeni capital Sanaa for the 11th consecutive day Monday.
Former Soviet leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Mikhail Gorbachev is warning that Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi could be chased out of his own country if he does not begin to bend to the will of the people.
The Mumbai High Court rejected the appeal Monday of the only surviving gunman from the 2008 three-day terror attack on the Indian financial capital.
Hundreds of Libyans stormed a South Korean-operated construction site near the Libyan capital Tripoli on Monday, wounding 17 and causing a stand-off between police and rioters, the South Korean Foreign Ministry said.
While state TV bounced between scenes of serene concert footage and orderly rallies in support of leader Moammar Gadhafi, eyewitnesses describe a far different, far more chaotic Libya -- one with arms-toting mercenaries, demonstrators ramming stolen tanks into a military base and masked men firing guns and blasting pro-government tunes from their sport untility vehicles.
The son of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi early Monday proposed the speedy implementation of democratic reforms in the traditionally restrictive country while warning of a chaotic civil war. REACTION | TIMELINE |
Fifty-three people were killed in a 72-hour span in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, making it one of the deadliest three-day periods in recent memory, state attorney general\'s office spokesman Arturo Sandoval told CNN Sunday.