Thousands of people in southern Chile were told they could return home Sunday, some two weeks after a volcanic eruption forced them to flee.
MIAMI (AP) - Forecasters say Tropical Storm Beatriz has formed off the coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean and could become a hurricane by Tuesday. The National ..
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Libya's government said NATO warplanes struck a residential neighborhood in the capital Sunday and killed nine civilians, including two children, adding to it..
BIG LAKE, Mo. (AP) - Several levees in northern Missouri are failing to hold back the surge of water being released from upstream dams. Authorities said water beg..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate's top Republican is suggesting a short-term increase in the nation's borrowing limit unless there's deal soon that includes changes to big entitlement ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - For legal reasons, President Barack Obama rejects the word "hostilities" to describe U.S. involvement in Libya's civil war. Along the same lines, Defense Secretar..
Israel\'s president is calling for an \"urgent\" peace deal with Palestinians, saying time is running out for an agreement.
Despite days of rallies supporting him in the capital city of Mogadishu, Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo resigned Sunday.
ALPINE, Ariz. (AP) - Hot, windy conditions continue to fan wildfires across the Southwest. In eastern Arizona, the Wallow fire has burned nearly a half-million ac..
CHICAGO (AP) - United Airlines is attempting to return to normal operations after a five-hour computer outage virtually shut down the carrier last night and early today.  ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner put partisanship aside, at least on the golf course, and teamed up to triumph on the final hole Saturday in ..
The first democratically elected president of Zambia who become the focus of a lengthy corruption trial during his retirement died at his home early Saturday, his spokesman said.
The United States is involved in peace talks with the Taliban, Afghan President Hamid Karzai told a youth group in Kabul on Saturday. The speech was broadcast by Afghan state TV.
An explosion in Pakistan\'s southwestern Balochistan province killed two children and injured 21 people, a paramilitary spokesman said.
Federal police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for coordinating the kidnappings of more than 70 migrants later found dead in northern Mexico last year, authorities said Friday.
PARIS (AP) - High food prices are likely to rise even further over the next decade, putting the poor at an increasing risk of malnutrition and hunger, a world food report warned Fr..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A University of New Mexico football player who was arrested after wearing saggy pants onto a plane at the San Francisco airport says he felt the flight crew wa..
NEW YORK (AP) - A man who died last year of lung disease has been added to the official list of victims of the 9/11 attacks. New York City's medical examiner rule..
Saudi women have been encouraged to challenge the status quo and get behind the wheel Friday.
The authorities here are obviously nervous. My crew and I are sitting in a local government building being questioned by six propaganda officials.