Palestinian leaders are requesting a special meeting of the Arab League in the wake of U.S. President Barack Obama\'s speech this week calling for an approximate return to the borders that existed before the 1967 Middle East War.
UNDATED (AP) - It would appear the end of the world is not so near. This was the day on which one Christian group predicted that Jesus Christ would return to earth to gather t..
A volcanic eruption in Iceland forced the closure of airspace over and around the country\'s main airport, a spokeswoman for Keflavik International Airport said today. FULL STORY | Video
The Grimsvotn volcano under the Vatnajokull glacier in Iceland was erupting, according to the Icelandic Meteorological Office.
Yemen\'s opposition has signed a regionally brokered deal that would result in the departure of controversial President Ali Abdullah Saleh and end the country\'s grinding political crisis, opposition officials told CNN.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Out of control barges have added to the challenges of the surging Mississippi River. The barges broke free from a towboat and the swift cu..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Weaving together strands of pomp, policy and summitry, President Barack Obama's weeklong European tour is all about tending to old friends in the Western alliance..
Masked men, allegedly shouting they were members of the Irish Republican Army, abandoned a small bomb and fled a commercial area in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, the mayor said Saturday.
Iran has arrested 30 people suspected of spying for the United States, the nation\'s state-run Press TV reported Saturday, citing the country\'s Intelligence Ministry.
Anger and grief lingered across Syria on Saturday, a day after deadly protests erupted across the country and Syrians raced over the Turkish border to escape the persistent violence.
Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released on bail and taken to a New York apartment, where he will be monitored, a source with knowledge of the agreement said. FRENCH, JEWISH COMMUNITIES RATTLED |
NATO jets pounded Libyan ports overnight, destroying eight of Moammar Gadhafi\'s warships, an alliance spokesman said Friday.
A top Nation of Islam official was arrested in Guyana on suspicion of terrorism and is being held in a Georgetown detention center, police said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been released from a New York City jail. The former head of the International Monetary Fund posted $1 million cash and $5 million bond Fr..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Osama bin Laden's personal files revealed a brazen idea to hijack oil tankers and blow them up at sea last summer, creating explosions he hoped would rattle the w..
U.S. President Barack Obama will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday at the White House in a session that could highlight tensions between the allies.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A bill passed by the Tennessee Senate would forbid public school teachers and students in grades kindergarten through eight from discussing the fact that so..
HOUSTON (AP) - Two astronauts cut short Friday's otherwise routine spacewalk because of a broken spacesuit sensor, but most of their work was already finished outside the Internati..
Hundreds people have crossed into Lebanon from a turbulent Syrian region where violence has erupted recently, the U.N. refugee agency said on Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Sharply at odds over terms for Middle East peace, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met in the Oval Office Friday in an encount..