The fiercest clashes since anti-government demonstrations began in Taiz four months ago erupted Monday, witnesses said. FULL STORY | WHAT\'S NEXT?
A decree from the early 1990s, reimplemented by French regulators, is putting an end to French television and radio announcers naming social networking sites on air except for news purposes.
NEW YORK (AP) - After days of denials, a choked-up New York Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner confessed that he sent a bulging-underpants photo of himself to a young woman. He also ad..
The U.S. government has confirmed the killing of al Qaeda operational commander Ilyas Kashmiri, the prime minister of Pakistan said Monday.
After an eventful first term marked by humanitarian crises, a global recession and the Arab Spring, Ban Ki-moon announced Monday his intention to seek a second five-year stint as the United Nations\' secretary-general.
The Israeli military on Monday blamed protesters trying to cross the fortified border between Syria and occupied Golan Heights for the deaths of 10 of their own, saying they threw fire bombs that set off landmines.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House said Monday that President Barack Obama will usher in a "real drawdown" of U.S. forces from Afghanistan starting in July, but said no decision was..
WASHINGTON (AP) - People involved in the John Edwards investigation say prosecutors have e-mails between the former presidential candidate and an aide that they plan to use against..
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is sending an envoy to Libya Monday to meet with rebels trying to bring about an end to Moammar Gadhafi\'s 42-year-rule, a move that comes after he called for the Libyan leader to step down.
Eman al-Obeidy, the woman who caught the world\'s attention when she accused members of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi\'s forces of gang-raping her, arrived Monday at a refugee facility in Romania.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former chief of the International Monetary Fund, pleaded not guilty Monday to seven charges involving a May 14 incident in which a housekeeping employee at New York\'s Sofitel hotel accused him of sexual assault.
At least 25 people, including five U.S. soldiers, have died in a series of explosions across Iraq on Monday, U.S. and Iraqi officials said.
Japan\'s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant experienced full meltdowns at three reactors in the wake of an earthquake and tsunami in March, the country\'s Nuclear Emergency Response Headquarters said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Five Democratic senators are calling on Vice President Joe Biden to reaffirm his commitment to leaving Medicare unchanged during budget and deficit negotiations. ..
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) - Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, once the No. 3 Republican in the Senate, said Monday he's seeking the GOP nomination for president, vowing he's "in it ..
Eman al-Obeidy has left Libya and is on the way to Malta with her father, according to a high-level U.S. State Department source. She will eventually head to a processing center in Europe before leaving for a final destination.
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh\'s condition was unclear Sunday, following an attack on his palace, with Western diplomatic sources saying Saleh is undergoing neurosurgery while a spokesman for his party said he was undergoing \"simple check-ups.\"
The International Monetary Fund has tentatively agreed to lend $3 billion to Egypt to support the country\'s economy for the next year, the IMF announced Sunday.
Peruvians head to the polls on Sunday to cast votes in a runoff between a former army officer who was linked to a 2005 military uprising and the daughter of a former president who\'s serving a 25-year sentence for human rights violations.
Three protesters were killed and nine wounded Sunday when they attempted to cross the heavily-fortified Golan Heights between Syria and Israel as part of Palestinian protests marking the anniversary of the 1967 Six Day War, according to Syrian state television.