North Korea on Tuesday fired artillery into the sea near its tense western sea border with South Korea, injuring at least four South Korean soldiers, the Yonhap news agency reported.
A second robot has arrived at the site of a mine of New Zealand where an explosion Friday trapped 29 workers underground, police said.
Europe and the International Monetary Fund began to hammer out final details of an Irish rescue package worth tens of billions Monday, after Dublin finally admitted it needs help.
A stampede that occurred during a festival near Cambodia\'s royal palace in Phnom Penh has killed 180 people, Prime Minister Hun Sen said Monday on Bayon Television.
The American cargo vessel Maersk Alabama, hijacked by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean in the spring of 2009, has again been targeted in roughly the same ocean shipping lanes, according to information provided to CNN.
GREYMOUTH, New Zealand (AP) - The bid to rescue 29 New Zealand coal miners trapped underground by a massive gas explosion ran into more problems Tuesday as a mechanical robot broke..
A preliminary investigation shows that a Pakistani Christian woman has been falsely accused of insulting the Prophet Mohammed, a government official said Monday.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Thousands of Cambodians celebrating a water festival on an island in a river in the capital stampeded Monday night, leaving more than 300 people dead an..
DETROIT (AP) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will decide whether to open a full-fledged investigation into possible acceleration problems with the Honda Accord..
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Benedict XVI wanted to "kick-start a debate" when he said some condom use may be justified, Vatican insiders say, raising hopes and fears that the church m..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Federal regulators say they have launched an investigation into drinking glasses that lab testing shows have high levels of lead in their colored decorations.Tes..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says the government will take into account the public's concerns and complaints as it evaluates the Transportation Security Administration's tough..
WASHINGTON (AP) - With one of the year's busiest traveling days fast approaching, the Obama administration's top transportation security official on Monday urged passengers angry o..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A jury found a Salvadoran immigrant guilty on Monday of murdering Washington intern Chandra Levy back in 2001, when her disappearance became a national sensation...
The whistleblower organization WikiLeaks indicated Monday that it is preparing to release a new batch of previously classified U.S. military documents.
GREYMOUTH, New Zealand (AP) - Police and mine rescue crews in New Zealand have acknowledged for the first time that the 29 miners trapped underground since Friday may not have surv..
Pakistan has rejected a U.S. request to expand drone access to more of the country, two senior Pakistani military officials told CNN.
Mayors from around the world have signed a voluntary pact committing them to reduce urban greenhouse gas emissions at a climate summit in Mexico City.
Rescuers in New Zealand were testing a high-tech robot Monday that they hope will provide key information in their search for 29 miners trapped underground.
Twenty-nine miners trapped in a flooded mine in China were being rescued after more than 24 hours, with crews lifting them out in rapid succession, state television reported Monday.