SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The trial in the death of an 8-year-old boy who shot himself with an Uzi submachine gun has been delayed while Massachusetts' highest court decides a lega..
NEW YORK (AP) - Tennessee Titans backup quarterback Chris Simms has lost a bid to keep an alleged admission about smoking marijuana from being used in his drugged-driving case. &nb..
NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon Wireless says it will start selling a version of the iPhone 4 in early February, giving U.S. iPhone buyers a choice of carriers for the first time. Si..
The assassination of Punjab Gov. Salman Taseer by his bodyguard last week seems to confirm many prejudices about Pakistan.
The number of people missing after flash floods swept cars off roads in the eastern Australian city of Toowoomba rose to more than 70 on Monday, with eight people confirmed dead, police reported.
Ivory Coast\'s president-elect is willing to add supporters of self-proclaimed president Laurent Gbagbo to his cabinet, provided the defiant incumbent steps down, the West African nation\'s ambassador to the United Nations said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) - The publisher of Playboy magazine has agreed to accept a sweetened buyout offer from a partnership headed by founder Hugh Hefner, allowing the original playboy to f..
Nineteen demonstrators protesting high unemployment and poor living conditions have been killed during the past two days in riots that broke out in two Tunisian cities near its border with Algeria, a government official said Monday.
PHOENIX (AP) - The suspect in a deadly Arizona shooting is being held without bail and has been assigned a lawyer who defended Oklahoma City bombing conspirator Timothy McVeigh. &n..
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen plans to ask a judge for permission Monday to join a multistate lawsuit challenging federal health care reform, sayi..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the U.S. and France must work together this year to address pressing financial issues as the world climbs out of economic crisis.Speak..
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The suspect in Saturday's mass shooting in Arizona makes his initial court appearance in federal court on Monday in Phoenix, while state charges have yet to be..
MOSS POINT, Miss. (AP) - The administrator of BP's $20 billion oil spill claims fund on Monday promised fairness and speed in compensating victims, but angry fishermen and business..
A trial against six environmental activists accused of conspiring to shut down a power station in the UK has collapsed amid questions over the role of an undercover police officer in infiltrating the group.
CHICAGO (AP) - Close birth spacing may put a second-born child at higher risk for autism, suggests a preliminary study based on more than a half-million California children. Childr..
Economic sanctions are helping to slow Iran\'s nuclear program, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Oil prices rose above $89 a barrel Monday after the 800-mile trans-Alaska pipeline owned by BP PLC and four other companies was shut down because of a leak. Benchma..
PHOENIX (AP) - A neurosurgeon who operated on Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords says "she's holding her own." Dr. Michael LeMole of Tucson's University Medical Center told C..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A military official says the man charged with trying to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in a shooting rampage was rejected from the Army in 2008 because he fa..
After tens of thousands of people across Southern Sudan went to the polls in a referendum that could bring independence to the region, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said Monday that Sudan\'s president has told him Southern Sudan should not have to shoulder Sudan\'s debt should it successfully secede.