NEW YORK (AP) - Hundreds of airline passengers were stranded for up to 10 hours on the tarmac at overworked Kennedy Airport. Ambulances struggled to get patients through unplowed s..
In July 2009, the U.S. ambassador in Panama received an unexpected message on her BlackBerry. It came from newly elected President Ricardo Martinelli, and said simply, \"I need help with tapping phones.\"
Bolivian President Evo Morales will address the nation Wednesday about the largest gas price increase in 30 years -- a hike that has prompted protests in some quarters and indignation in many.
While forecasters predict improving weather conditions in the Northeast for Tuesday, the news might be of little solace to the thousands of airline passengers who have been stranded since the holiday weekend -- and, in some cases, will still have to wait several more days before going home.
A 20-year-old Palestinian was killed Tuesday evening when Israeli soldiers opened fire in Gaza, Palestinian medical sources said.
Each ballot carries two pictures: one hand signifies independence; two hands, a unified Sudan.
Heavy fog forced authorities in southwest China to shut down a dozen highways and a regional airport, stranding thousands of passengers for more than seven hours, state-run media said Tuesday.
Even the savviest travel tactics are no match for a massive winter storm. Good old-fashioned patience and persistence will be key for stranded travelers trying to get home.
Consumer confidence slipped this month as more people worried that the job market is worsening. The latest survey from Conference Board showed a decline even after reports are show..
Some families in Yemen have not seen their relatives imprisoned at the U.S. facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in almost a decade.
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) - A chair lift derailed in high winds at Maine's tallest ski mountain Tuesday, sending screaming skiers plummeting as far as 30 feet to the slope be..
NEW YORK (AP) - Two magic words - "on time" - started appearing on some airport departure boards Tuesday as stranded passengers' patience and cash waned after a blizzard that broug..
HONOLULU (AP) - President Barack Obama will push back the release of his budget proposal for fiscal year 2012 by about a week, a delay administration officials blame in part on a h..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rep. Charles Rangel has established a defense fund that will allow supporters to contribute up to $5,000 a year to help pay his legal bills. The New York Democrat..
JOS, Nigeria (AP) - A radical Muslim sect has claimed responsibility for the Christmas Eve bombings and church attacks in Nigeria that killed at least 38 people, and the group thre..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A blaze in a small, abandoned warehouse in New Orleans killed eight homeless people who were burning wood in a barrel to stay warm, the fire department said Tues..
NEW YORK (AP) - Home prices are dropping in the nation's largest cities and are expected to fall through next year, as fewer people purchase homes and millions of foreclosures come..
A suspected U.S. drone strike in Pakistan\'s tribal region killed six alleged militants, the latest such attack in the region, Pakistani intelligence officials said.
An autopsy will be conducted Tuesday on the body of R&B singer-songwriter Teena Marie, according to the Los Angeles County coroner\'s office.