SAN DIEGO (AP) - A judge overseeing the criminal case against the suspect in the Tucscon, Ariz., shooting rampage will consider whether to release a new mug shot of the suspect and..
NEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is warning the Taliban and other extremists in Afghanistan that they must choose between war and peace as the U.S. increas..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Agriculture Department has delayed a decision on a new catfish inspection program that threatens to derail U.S. trade relations with Vietnam. The agency relea..
At least 13 people were fatally shot in less than 24 hours in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez on Thursday, authorities said.
The formal arrest of three journalists from a dissident web-site that is harshly critical of the Turkish government -- following several days of detention and interrogation -- was announced Friday by authorities in Turkey.
Ugandans voted Friday in a presidential election that could extend the term of the incumbent, who has been in power for 25 years.
In a victory for whale conservationist group Sea Shepherd, Japan\'s government said Thursday it is considering canceling the whaling season.
Messages and videos posted on social media sites Thursday signaled that anti-government protests in Libya were gathering steam in several cities, with some turning violent on a \"Day of Rage.\"
Iran has submitted an official request for two of its warships to sail through the Suez Canal, an Egyptian official told CNN Thursday, in a move that puts Egypt\'s new military regime in a prickly position with Israel.
Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the arrest of a former ruling party official and three ministers from deposed strongman Hosni Mubarak\'s government, including its onetime interior minister, the state news agency MENA announced Thursday.
A series of fiery blasts killed more than 10 people and injured dozens of others at a military camp in Tanzania, authorities said early Thursday.
DES MOINES, Iowa- A standout Iowa high school wrestler refused to compete against a girl at the state tournament on Thursday, relinquishing any chance of becoming a champion becaus..
Hundreds of Palestinians rallied for unity in Ramallah Thursday, calling on Hamas, Fatah and other Palestinian political factions to heal the divide between them amid arguments over elections scheduled for September in the Palestinian territories.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - Two of three Afghan students missing from an upstate New York college program have been heard from, but their whereabouts remain a mystery, a Department of S..
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell said he will not implement the federal health care overhaul after a judge in Florida struck down the law as unconstitutional. It's no..
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) - Detainees held in lockups run by Egypt's military say they were forced to strip to their underwear, whipped and subjected to electric shocks, according to testi..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Is anyone going to fix Social Security? Medicare? Medicaid? Before they overwhelm the federal government? While President Barack Obama and congressional leaders o..
WASHINGTON- The Obama administration expressed alarm and displeasure Thursday over a violent crackdown on anti-government protesters in key U.S. ally Bahrain as a wave of political..
AUBURN, Ala.- A 62-year-old Dadeville man has been arrested in connection with the poisoning of the historic Toomer's Corner oak trees at Auburn University. Auburn Police Chief Tom..
WOODBURY, N.Y.- Sarah Palin is still thinking about running for president in 2012. She said there should be no new gun control measures enacted because of Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Gi..