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..
WASHINGTON (AP) - He has the nation's highest medal because of his heroism during a battle in Afghanistan. But Army Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta says he'd gladly give it back, if it..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Transportation Security Administration says airline passengers won't get out of body imaging screening or pat-downs based on their religious beliefs. &nb..
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are falling to their lowest level in a month as worries mount over a slowdown in China and a debt crisis in Ireland. Asian mark..
Iran has charged with espionage two German journalists who interviewed the son and lawyer of a woman condemned to die by stoning, Iranian media reported.
The United Nations stabilization mission in Haiti condemned the violent clashes that broke out Monday in two cities in the northern part of the country, charging that the riots may be politically motivated.
The preliminary investigation into a hotel explosion in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, points to swamp gas and a leaking pipe as possible causes, the Quintana Roo state attorney general told CNN Tuesday.
She lives in a paralyzing state of \"constant and fear\" and it\'s forcing her to keep her children indoors and out of school. That\'s how one Baghdad woman describes the dire predicament faced by her and other Iraqi Christians.
About 5 million North Koreans will continue to face food shortages because of a grain deficit, two United Nations agencies warned Tuesday.
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..