Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani is acquitted of all but one count of conspiracy-related charges, in a landmark civilian trial involving the first Guantanamo detainee to be tried in civilian court.
Cholera has arrived in the Dominican Republic, and so have fear and worry.
The Christian Motorcyclists Association came to Haiti to distribute motorcycles to pastors. Instead, angry Haitians, some of them on motorbikes, ended up attacking the 11 American missionaries when they tried to flee this city aboard a big, yellow bus.
Pope Benedict XVI called Wednesday for the release of Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy.
She arrived in Saudi Arabia from a small fishing village in Indonesia, a cheery 23-year-old eager to work as a maid to support her family back home.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Sen. Lisa Murkowski has become the first Senate candidate in more than 50 years to win a write-in campaign.Murkowski emerged victorious after a painstaking, t..
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A rural Wisconsin man blasted his television set with a shotgun after watching Bristol Palin's "Dancing with the Stars" routine Monday night, saying he was fed..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats have re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader in the next Congress.The closed-door vote Wednesday will let the California congresswoman shift from ..
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WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Transportation Security Administration is acknowledging that the new pat-downs are more invasive than what travelers were used to in the past. TSA..
HICKORY, N.C. (AP) - The father of a disabled girl who North Carolina police say was killed said he had nothing to do with her death and did not dismember the child. "There's no wa..
A French health agency is recommending patients who took the diabetes drug Mediator get tested for heart valve damage.
A United Nations committee added Spanish flamenco dancing and French gastronomy to a list of \"intangible heritages\" that need preservation, a spokeswoman for the world body said Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The manufacturer of popular caffeinatedalcohol drink Four Loko has said it will remove the caffeine fromits products, pulling the blend o..
WASHINGTON (AP) - More Americans are expected to head out on thehighway this Thanksgiving. AAA president Bob Darbelnet (DAR'-behl-nay) sa..
NEW YORK (AP) - A Russian labeled the "Merchant of Death" by those who claim he fueled some of the world's deadly Third World conflicts over the last decade with powerful weapons h..
Details about the prosecution of an accused international arms dealer known as \"The Merchant of Death\" are to be announced Wednesday, said U.S. law-enforcement officials who have spent years pursuing him.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Defense attorneys on Tuesday asked a federal judge to acquit the man charged in the 2002 abduction of Elizabeth Smart, saying prosecutors failed to make their..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A TV producer whose wife was killed in Mexico has been arrested as a fugitive in Southern California. A statement from the U.S. att..