Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday warned perpetrators of postelection violence that \"enough is enough,\" saying the unrest brings back memories of events leading up to a 1960s civil war in the nation.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - President Barack Obama says the Justice Department is assembling a team to investigate fraud or manipulation in the oil markets. Obama discussed gas prices and me..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The nation's economic upheaval has been especially hard on young people trying to start their working lives with a high school education or less. Only about a thi..
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) - Toyota recalled more than 300,000 RAV4 and Highlander vehicles Thursday so that it can fix an issue related to their airbags. The recall i..
Eman al-Obeidy, the woman who alleges rape and abuse by Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi\'s security forces, said Thursday she feels defeated and lives in fear that she will be punished gravely for her words.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Fewer people applied for unemployment benefits last week, partly reversing a sharp jump in applications the previous week. The Labor Department said Thursday that..
ATLANTA (AP) - US health officials predict that by 2020, the entire nation could be covered by smoking bans in workplaces, bars and restaurants. The Centers for Disease Control and..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - President Barack Obama is telling his supporters he understands their frustration over the compromises he's made with Republicans, while preparing them for mor..
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Highlighting his background as both a governor and outdoor adventurer, former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson announced his presidential campaign outside the New ..
The scene of sheer devastation left by powerful tsunami waves looked sadly familiar: trucks slammed into houses, uprooted trees and downed power lines soaked in muddy water, while time stood still inside abandoned homes with unmade beds and scattered stuffed toys.
Authorities arrested 35 people after a protest in Syria\'s largest city this week, a rights group said Thursday.
Responding to an allegation by the U.S. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff that Pakistan\'s main intelligence agency has a \"longstanding relationship\" with a Taliban-allied insurgent group that targets U.S. troops in Afghanistan, a senior Pakistani intelligence official said: \"We do have a relationship: that of an adversary.\"
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Aviation Administration says it has fired air traffic controllers in Miami and Knoxville, Tenn., for sleeping on the job. FAA announced the firin..
Oscar nominee Tim Hetherington and acclaimed photojournalist Chris Hondros died Wednesday while chronicling the gritty violence in the war-torn city of Misrata in Libya, their agencies said. FULL STORY | LIBYAN REBELS PLEAD FOR HELP
Japan will begin enforcing an often-flouted evacuation order and keep people out of the 20-km zone around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, a top official announced Wednesday.
Military prosecutors have recommended the death penalty for the accused mastermind of the deadly 2000 bombing of the USS Cole.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A White House official says President Barack Obama plans to attend next week's launch of space shuttle Endeavour. He will be joined by his wife, Michelle, an..
NEW YORK (AP) - Hyundai Motor Co. says it will guarantee the trade-in price of its new cars in the U.S. starting next month. Analysts say the unique program probably won't cos..
LONDON (AP) - A global health fund believes millions of dollars worth of its donated malaria drugs have been stolen in recent years, vastly exceeding the levels of theft previously..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says the color-coded terror alert system will be replaced next week by two warnings - elevated and imminent. The new ..