WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has been calling foreign leaders this weekend to spread word of the U.S. administration's desire for restraint and an orderly transition to..
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's military appears to be trying to stop the looting, armed robbery and arson that have been plaguing the country's capital -- but soldiers are doing nothing to t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department says there are thousands of U.S. citizens in Egypt who might need to be evacuated on U.S.-government arranged chartered planes.Assistant Secr..
Egyptian opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei on Sunday called for embattled President Hosni Mubarak to \"leave today and save the country.\"
Iran hanged a Dutch-Iranian woman it said was a drug smuggler, the semi-official Fars news agency reported, although the Dutch government expressed \"great concern\" about her case three weeks ago.
DETROIT (AP) - A 63-year-old Southern California man who had explosives in his vehicle was arrested outside one of the nation's largest mosques in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn, a..
MONROE, Wash. (AP) - A guard at a Washington state prison has been found strangled inside the prison's chapel. Prison spokesman Chad Lewis said 34-year-old Jayme Biendl was found d..
While discontent, resentment and nationalism continue to fuel demonstrations, one vital staple is in short supply: food.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's new chief of staff is responding to a proposal from congressional Republicans to cut $55 billion from the federal budget with a question:..
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Police searched on Sunday for as many as three men who were involved in the late-night shooting of an anti-gang detective wounded as he drove in a s..
Egyptian authorities have said they are shutting down Al Jazeera\'s Cairo bureau, the network said in a statement Sunday.
Sudanese police clashed with students Sunday as protests inspired by rallies in Egypt broke out in the capital.
Armed militants in Pakistan set fire to two trucks taking supplies to U.S. and NATO troops in Afghanistan, police told CNN on Sunday.
An overwhelming majority of Southern Sudanese voted to split from the north, new preliminary results show, bringing the largest nation in Africa closer to breaking into two.
When tens of thousands hit the streets to decry an authoritarian regime -- calling for its overthrow, trying to overrun police, setting fires -- one might expect the arrival of army tanks would be met with fear, consternation and violence.
Ten people were killed and 43 were injured, 18 seriously, when two trains collided in eastern Germany late Saturday, a Magdeburg Police spokesman said.
Iranian authorities briefly detained the son of opposition leader Mehdi Karoubi, the leader\'s website reported.
Egyptians and activists around the world protested in various cities Saturday in support of protests in Egypt calling for President Hosni Mubarak to step down. Fears of anarchy l UK, U.S. push for reform l Yemenis protest l Cairo protesters \'lose fear\' | Egypt\'s fate \'in hands of military\' | FULL STORY
LOS ANGELES (AP) Comcast, the nation's largest cable TV company, has acquired a majority stake in NBC Universal, the owner of the fourth-ranked NBC broadcast network, a bevy of cab..
CHICAGO (AP) - Thousands of people in Egypt who flooded streets in riots calling for President Hosni Mubarak to step down have been joined by relatives and supporters at protests i..