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.
Ireland has formally requested substantial \"financial assistance\" from the European Union and International Monetary Fund to bolster its struggling banking sector, Prime Minister Brian Cowen says.
A U.S. State Department team arrived in South Korea on Monday in response to a U.S. scientist\'s report that North Korea has a new uranium enrichment facility.
GREYMOUTH, New Zealand (AP) - Rescue officials are preparing to send a high-tech robot into a mine tunnel to transmit pictures and assess toxic gas levels three days after an explo..
A trial for two American hikers held in Iran has been postponed until February 6, their attorney, Masoud Shafii, said Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Shoppers spent a bit more in early November, raising retailers' spirits about the holiday season right before it kicks into high gear.Early discounting on everythin..
NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say Delta Flight 30 from New York to Moscow arrived safely at John F. Kennedy International Airport after an engine problem led to an emergency landing...
Saudi Arabia\'s king is set to fly to the United States on Monday for treatment of a herniated disc in his back and a \"blood accumulation\" near the disc, the nation\'s official news agency SPA reported Sunday.