WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the U.S. and France must work together this year to address pressing financial issues as the world climbs out of economic crisis.Speak..
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The suspect in Saturday's mass shooting in Arizona makes his initial court appearance in federal court on Monday in Phoenix, while state charges have yet to be..
MOSS POINT, Miss. (AP) - The administrator of BP's $20 billion oil spill claims fund on Monday promised fairness and speed in compensating victims, but angry fishermen and business..
A trial against six environmental activists accused of conspiring to shut down a power station in the UK has collapsed amid questions over the role of an undercover police officer in infiltrating the group.
CHICAGO (AP) - Close birth spacing may put a second-born child at higher risk for autism, suggests a preliminary study based on more than a half-million California children. Childr..
Economic sanctions are helping to slow Iran\'s nuclear program, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Oil prices rose above $89 a barrel Monday after the 800-mile trans-Alaska pipeline owned by BP PLC and four other companies was shut down because of a leak. Benchma..
PHOENIX (AP) - A neurosurgeon who operated on Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords says "she's holding her own." Dr. Michael LeMole of Tucson's University Medical Center told C..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A military official says the man charged with trying to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in a shooting rampage was rejected from the Army in 2008 because he fa..
After tens of thousands of people across Southern Sudan went to the polls in a referendum that could bring independence to the region, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said Monday that Sudan\'s president has told him Southern Sudan should not have to shoulder Sudan\'s debt should it successfully secede.
Thousands of angry protesters took to the street in downtown Dhaka and other major cities as regulators halted trading on the country\'s prime Dhaka Stock Exchange after the DGEN index fell a record 9.25% within an hour of opening on Monday.
The Basque separatist group ETA said Monday it was declaring a permanent ceasefire.
NATO officials said Monday they have sent a team to investigate an incident in central Afghanistan where troops thought they were battling militants, but instead may have exchanged gunfire with Afghan police.
An Iranian human rights lawyer has been sentenced to 11 years in prison, according to the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran.
Thousands of people turned out in Karachi Sunday to show their support for Pakistan\'s current blasphemy laws and warn the government against changing the laws.
Thailand\'s red-shirted anti-government protesters returned to the streets of Bangkok Sunday for their first demonstration since a state of emergency was lifted last month.
Two French citizens who were kidnapped in Niger\'s capital were executed by their abductors during an attempted rescue mission, the French Defense Ministry said Sunday.
A passenger plane carrying 105 people has crashed in Iran, state-run Press TV reported Sunday.
The Chinese may be further along in developing a radar-evading fighter jet than U.S. intelligence has thought, the U.S. defense secretary said Saturday.
In a dusty square flanked by two churches, Southern Sudanese lined up before dawn to vote in a historic referendum that they say is a vote for their freedom. FULL STORY | Video | Historic day | Anger in northern Sudan