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.
NEW YORK(AP) - Retailer J.C. Penney plans to close some stores, outlets and call centers, and finish closing its catalog business.It will also add two shareholders, including activ..
MIAMI (AP) - A judge said Monday he may order former Venezuelan President Carlos Andres Perez's body moved to an above-ground crypt to allow more time to settle the feud between hi..
Mumtaz Qadri spends most of his time reciting the Quran and has no regret over the death of a leading Pakistani politician, his lawyer says. Meanwhile, inmates are offering him their clothes, blankets and meals, he adds.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's president says a deadly bombing at Moscow's busiest airport today looks like "a terror attack." The explosion tore through the international arrivals hall at..
Yad Vashem, Israel\'s official Holocaust memorial, museum and research facility, has launched a YouTube channel in Farsi, the primary language of Iran. This is being added to the already existing channels in English, Hebrew, Arabic, Russian and Spanish.
A 6.1-magnitude earthquake hit Tajikistan Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Devastating floods in Brazil\'s Rio de Janeiro state have killed more than 800 people, according to new government figures.
Flooding in Australia has affected more than 3 million people, making it one of the costliest disasters in the nation, the federal treasurer said Sunday.
Palestinian negotiators agreed to give up large swaths of East Jerusalem to Israel during negotiations dating back to 2008, an offer the Israel side flatly rejected, the Al-Jazeera network said.
The Green Party has pulled out of Ireland\'s crumbling government, depriving it of a majority in parliament and likely forcing early elections.
The showdown between Albania\'s ruling government and its political opposition showed no signs of abating Sunday, with Socialist Party leader Edi Rama calling for yet another demonstration despite fresh threats from the nation\'s prime minister.
Hezbollah will announce its pick for a new prime minister Monday and won\'t be \"pressured\" by an international tribunal investigating the 2005 killing of a former premier, its leader said Sunday night.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - A former assistant state attorney general who was fired after being accused of harassing the gay student assembly president at the University of Michigan wa..
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina prison officials say they have seized a cell phone from an inmate who was updating his Facebook page from prison. Corrections officials told ..
A British security contractor on trial in Iraq for killing two colleagues said Sunday he is \"not guilty of murder.\"