The British government will compensate a number of British residents who were interned at Guantanamo Bay, Justice Secretary Kenneth Clarke announced Tuesday, saying he could not reveal the amount of compensation.
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The latest forecast for holiday travel is out and it looks like you may have more company if you plan to hit the road or fly the friendly skies for Thanksgiving...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio State University has evacuated four buildings, including the main library, because of bomb threats e-mailed to the FBI. FBI spokesman Michael Brooks says..
LONDON (AP) - The college romance that seemed to falter under the pressure of adulthood and the glare of the paparazzi has blossomed at last. Prince William is finally engaged to h..
HICKORY, N.C. (AP) - A disabled North Carolina girl was dismembered and her remains were put at different sites, according to court papers filed Monday by lawyers representing her ..
NEW YORK (AP) - A law enforcement official says accused Russian trafficker Viktor Bout is traveling from Thailand to New York to face terrorism charges. The official tells The Asso..
WASHINGTON (AP) - China, the biggest buyer of U.S. Treasury securities, has boosted its holdings for the third straight month. China's holdings of Treasury debt rose to $883.5 bill..
BALTIMORE (AP) - In an upset, the archbishop of New York has been elected president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Archbishop Timothy Dolan handed a surprise defeat to..
MIAMI (AP) - The Internal Revenue Service is withdrawing its federal court summons seeking identities of suspected U.S. tax cheats at Swiss bank UBS AG after receiving more than 4,..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A New York judge has dismissed an upstate prosecutor's criminal case against five operators of a Florida pharmacy targeted in a national steroid sales investiga..
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The death of a Pennsylvania game warden is drawing attention to the dangers faced by the law enforcement officers known as the "thin green line." Thirty-one-..
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - Vietnam veterans who took part 40 years ago in a failed raid on a North Vietnamese prisoner of war camp are gathering in the Panhandle. Veterans of the Son Tay ..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A former ambassador to the Vatican is in charge of planning Governor-elect Rick Scott's inaugural festivities. Francis Rooney, a U.S. ambassador to the..
British couple Paul and Rachel Chandler, released over the weekend after being held by pirates for more than a year, departed Kenya on Tuesday for the United Kingdom.
For the first time in Japan, a jury of civilians has sentenced a man to death, court officials said on Tuesday.
Ireland is not on the verge of defaulting on debts, its Ministry of Finance insisted Monday, amid international fears that Ireland\'s financial troubles threaten the stability of the European currency the euro.
Freed activist Aung San Suu Kyi has made a passionate plea for dialogue and reconciliation to build democracy and improve human rights in Myanmar, calling for her country to back her as she cannot \"do it alone.\"
He was an adventurer, a scholar, and possibly a spy. But as Dutchman Christiaan Snouck Hurgronje proved with his rare 1885 photographs and sound recordings of Mecca, he was also a pioneering multimedia journalist.
In what may be one of the most significant breaches between Afghan President Hamid Karzai and the Obama administration, Gen. David Petraeus personally warned Afghan officials over the weekend the U.S.-Afghan partnership could be \"untenable\" if Karzai wants U.S. troops out of Afghanistan prematurely.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A DUI stop in southwest Florida has led authorities to a suspect wanted for the 2003 shooting death of a 23-year-old Ohio man. Hillsborough County Deputy Felix M..