People across Egypt took to the streets on Tuesday in demonstrations against corruption and failing economic policies, rallies partly inspired by similar protests in Tunisia.
A federal judge sentenced Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani to life without parole on Tuesday for his role in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in East Africa that killed 224 people and left thousands wounded.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A key New York Assembly committee has advanced a bill that could make the state the first to ban electronic cigarettes. The devices advertised heavily on the In..
Russia\'s President Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday criticized the management of Moscow\'s busiest airport, a day after 35 people were killed in a suicide bombing. FULL STORY l SUSPECTS? l OPINION: WHY TERRORISTS ATTACK AIRPORTS
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi called into a television talk show Monday night during an episode discussing claims that he had paid prostitutes for sex, lashing out at the program\'s host for running a \"television brothel.\"
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The stage is set for a trial in the manslaughter case against Michael Jackson's physician. . Conrad Murray today pleaded not guilty in the pop star's death in Ju..
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - When they finally resumed routine inspections of abortion clinics last year after more than 15 years, Pennsylvania health regulators ordered 14 of the state'..
CHICAGO (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to hear Rahm Emanuel's appeal of a decision that threw him off the ballot for Chicago mayor.Supreme Court spokesman Joe Tybor s..
Russia\'s lower house of parliament ratified Tuesday the first post-Cold War nuclear disarmament treaty with the United States, the Interfax news agency said.
At least nine people were killed Tuesday in suicide bombing in the Pakistani city of Lahore, an explosion that occurred in front of a market and near a procession of Shiite mourners, a hospital official told CNN.
Palestinian leaders privately agreed to accept a very limited return of the 6 million Palestinian refugees and their descendants to previous homes in what is now Israel, leaked documents showed Tuesday.
A bomb exploded on a passenger bus Tuesday in Manila\'s financial district, killing two people and injuring 15 others, a Philippines police official said.
Congressman Gabriel Ascencio said Monday he will formally ask for investigation into the unexpected landing of President Sebastian Pinera\'s helicopter in the middle of a town road nearly 270 kilometers (168 miles) south of Santiago.
Lebanon\'s president is expected to continue talks with parliament Monday over who should be the country\'s next prime minister -- a key step in reassembling the country\'s government after its collapse two weeks ago.
Authorities in Yemen ordered the release Monday of a human rights activist whose arrest over the weekend sparked an international outcry and domestic protests, but she refused to leave jail until 21 other detainees are released.
A group of heavily armed gunmen opened fire at a soccer match between two local teams in western Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, killing seven people and wounding two others, according to a municipal police spokesman.
Family members of the deposed Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali are reportedly in Canada, a development now being denounced by some in the Tunisian community there.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The man accused of carrying out the mass shooting in Tucson pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he tried to kill Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and two of her aides...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A top House Republican says the federal government will not bail out fiscally ailing states. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia also says he opposes a ..
Irish politicians are due to meet Monday afternoon in a bid to thrash out an early date for the country\'s general election.