Thousands or hundreds of Tibetan students have taken to the streets in protest this week, depending on divergent accounts -- one from advocates for a free Tibet and another from the ruling Chinese government.
Strikes and demonstrations are expected to continue across France on Thursday with a large rally scheduled in central Paris in the afternoon.
Reza Taghavi, an Iranian-American detained for more than two years in Iran, is expected to return to the United States Thursday evening.
BRUSSELS (AP) - A jury has a 26-year-old schoolteacher who killed a love rival by sabotaging her parachute guilty of murder. The teacher, Els Clottemans, faces a maximum penalty of..
LONDON (AP) - The British government has decided to keep the London 2012 Olympics budget unchanged despite wide-ranging budget cuts to reduce the country's deficit. The Olympic bud..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former Playboy Playmate of the Year who appeared in the horror movie "Rosemary's Baby" has been charged with shooting her boyfriend at their Hollywood ap..
A thin man with graying hair lies on his back, completely naked on a dusty road. His legs and arms are bound and his body suddenly contorts in pain. A man stands above him and pushes a smoldering piece of wood against his genitals.
China\'s economic growth slowed for the second quarter in a row, cooling fears that its economy is growing at an unsustainable pace.
For the Hijos de Acosvinchos soccer team, there was a lot of stake in their match Sunday against Sport Ancash.
As the Obama administration begins three days of talks with Pakistani leaders, the two sides will seek to ease tensions over the muscular new U.S. strategy in the region.
The British government announced deep budget cuts Wednesday, as it tries to fight massive deficits. FULL STORY l PASSIONATE DEBATE
Four Czech neo-Nazis were sentenced Wednesday to long prison terms and steep fines for an arson attack on the house of a Roma, or Gypsy, family, which nearly killed a 2-year-old girl, the national news agency reported.
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - For local charities and second-hand stores, it can be a daily battle to stay on top of product recalls. Goodwill Industries of Southwe..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Space shuttle Discovery needs more repair work before it can take off on its last flight. NASA said Wednesday it will empty Discovery's on-board fuel ta..
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - Kohl’s Department Stores will be recognized Wednesday night with its second Green Power Partner of the Year honor at the Green Power Leadership A..
NEW YORK (AP) - The chief judge of New York's courts has implemented a new rule requiring every lawyer handling a foreclosure to sign a form verifying that all paperwork in the cas..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Several environmental groups are suing BP PLC for the oil spill's toll on endangered species of wildlife in the Gulf of Mexico's ecosystem.The federal suit filed..
North and South Korea exchanged lists of families to be reunited in the North next week, Yonhap news agency reported Wednesday, citing a South Korean government official.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - At least three service members discharged for being gay have begun a re-enlistment process while gay rights groups continue to tell service members to avoid reveal..
Asian markets fell on Wednesday, following the reaction of U.S. and European markets to China\'s decision to raise its benchmark interest rates by a quarter-percentage point.