PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona lawmakers are again diving into the national debate over illegal immigration by proposing a bill that challenges automatic U.S. citizenship for children of i..
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) - A search was under way Thursday for a Northern California teacher who went missing after leaving a mysterious message on her classroom blackboard. Student..
Three people were killed and 14 others wounded Thursday morning after three bombs exploded in different neighborhoods in Baghdad, the Interior Ministry said.
Egypt has been rocked by protests in recent days, only weeks after similar disturbances sparked revolution in Tunisia and forced then-president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali to flee the country.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian investigators probing the deadly bombing at Moscow's largest airport were focusing on up to 10 people from the volatile Caucasus region as possible suspects, ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Republican chairman of the House Veterans' Affairs committee says a review is needed to ensure that money for veterans' programs is spent wisely. But his newl..
NEW YORK (AP) - Transportation by air, rail and road is starting to return to normal after a snowstorm socked the East Coast. Planes are taking off and landing again at airpo..
A Japanese volcano was erupting for a second day on Thursday, spewing spoke and ash up to 9,800 feet (3,000 meters) into the air, officials said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The average rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage rose for the second week in a row, buoyed by higher bond yields. Freddie Mac said Thursday that the average rate ros..
PHARR, Texas (AP) - Texas authorities say a U.S. missionary fatally shot in the head in Mexico and driven to the border by her husband may have been targeted because of the couple'..
NEW YORK (AP) - Jon Stewart is joining the board of the foundation building the Sept. 11 memorial in New York. The comedian and activist was to be appointed to the National Septemb..
The number of laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits rose sharply last week but the figures were distorted by rare snowstorms that hit the Southeast. The state figures belo..
Thousands demonstrated against Yemen\'s president Thursday, demanding the kind of change that forced out Tunisia\'s president this month.
A United Nations representative has condemned sexual violence in the Ivory Coast as the White House met with leaders urging the nation\'s incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo to give up power.
Egyptian security forces turned water cannons and tear gas on anti-government protesters in the early hours of Wednesday morning, the Interior Ministry said. FULL STORY l NEW GENERATION OF PROTESTERS
At least 15 people were killed Wednesday in an explosion in a mine in northeastern Colombia, Colombian National Radio reported, citing Alvaro Silva, a government official in Sardinata, Colombia.
Colombian rebels say they are ready to start the unilateral release of five hostages, according to a message posted Wednesday on a former Colombian senator\'s website.
WASHINGTON (AP) - By the end of April, terror threats to the U.S. will no longer be described in shades of green, blue, yellow, orange and red, The Associated Press has learn..
An American missionary was shot and killed in Mexico Wednesday, apparently at or near a drug cartel roadblock, co-workers said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Schools closed, governments sent workers home early and planes were grounded Wednesday in an all-too-familiar routine along the East Coast as another snowstorm swep..