Rival demonstrations staged by pro- and anti-government protesters in Yemen\'s capital have drawn tens of thousands of people Friday, witnesses said.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council is condemning "in the strongest terms" the deadly attack on a U.N. compound in northern Afghanistan following a protest against the ..
Battles raged in Libya on Friday as mixed messages of peace put forth from several corners brought no guarantees of an end to the conflict.
The African Union called on Laurent Gbagbo to relinquish power Friday as forces attacked the home of the disputed incumbent.
Several United Nations staffers were killed in an attack in northern Afghanistan on Friday, authorities said.
Ireland was hit with a ratings downgrade Friday, following The Central Bank of Ireland\'s revelations the country\'s banks need a further â‚¬24 billion ($34 billion) to enable the sector to cope with further economic shocks.
WASHINGTON - The Pentagon is about to pull its attack planes out of the international air campaign in Libya, hoping NATO partners can take up the slack. The announcement Thursday..
Thousands of demonstrators gathered in Cairo\'s famous Tahrir Square on Friday, as part of an effort by liberal activists to revive their movement after a series of perceived political set-backs.
Two Americans detained amid the social turbulence in Syria have been released, the State Department and others said Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Like it or not, many restaurant diners will soon know more about what they are eating under new menu labeling requirements proposed by the Food and Drug Administr..
PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona's cash-strapped Medicaid program is considering adding a $50 tax on single patients who smoke, have diabetes or are overweight. Arizona Hea..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The unemployment rate fell to a two-year low of 8.8 percent in March and companies added workers at the fastest two-month pace since before the recession began. T..
WASHINGTON- Highway deaths have plummeted to their lowest levels in more than 60 years, helped by more people wearing seat belts, better safety equipment in cars and efforts to cur..
CAIRO - Thousands of Syrians shouting "We want freedom!" took to the streets around the country Friday, defying security agents who tried to beat them back with gunfire, tear gas a..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. is about to pull its attack planes out of the international air campaign in Libya. The announcement yesterday drew incredulous reactions from some ..
BOSTON (AP) - The long-white winter isn't over yet in the Northeast. An April Fools' Day snowstorm is expected to last through this morning and up to a foot of snow is possible in ..
SINGAPORE (AP) â€” A U.S. trade representative says negotiations for a Pacific Rim free trade agreement made very good progress this week in Singapore. Barbara Wei..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Businesses likely posted a second straight month of solid job gains in March, as slow but steady economic growth translated into more hiring. E..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Prosecutors investigating former Sen. John Edwards spent several hours Thursday re-interviewing the man who posed as the father of Edwards' out-of-wedlock baby du..
NATO took sole command of air operations in Libya on Thursday, and CIA operatives tried to connect with rebel fighters who have seen their surge toward Tripoli impeded. FULL STORY | FOREIGN MINISTER DEFECTS