Rogue national police who held Ecuador\'s president captive for 11 hours last week talked about killing him, according to an audio recording the state-run Andes news agency said were police radio transmissions.
PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard has announced an eight-state agreement under which Wells Fargo & Co. will provide relief to 8,715 adjustable rate mortgage..
Despite repeated Obama administration claims in public that Pakistan is working hard to crack down on militants, a private White House review uses unusually tough language to suggest the ally is not doing nearly enough to confront the Taliban and al Qaeda, according to a copy of the report to Congress obtained by CNN.
Another group of oil tankers carrying fuel for NATO has been attacked by unknown gunmen, at Quetta, Pakistan, police official said.
Federal agents were \"executing numerous arrest warrants\" Wednesday morning related to a corruption investigation in Puerto Rico, the FBI said.
BELLEMONT, Ariz. (AP) - A tornado that ripped through a small northern Arizona town derailed 28 cars on a parked Burlington Northern-Santa Fe freight train. BNSF spokeswoman Lena K..
WASHINGTON DC - Is free speech a right - even if it's an offensive speech at a soldier's funeral? That's the question before the Supreme Court. Members of the Westboro Baptist Chur..
Authorities in southwestern found tons of explosive devices inside a 40-foot shipping container that had been brought across a bridge from Iran, the local police chief said. FULL STORY l Dialogue forges path to peace
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House blocked efforts by federal scientists to tell the public just how bad the Gulf oil spill could have been. That finding comes from a panel appointe..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Four lawmakers are urging the Internal Revenue Service to "thoroughly examine" a tax complaint filed against three premier college football bowls. Playoff PAC, a ..
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - Another portion of the Gulf of Mexico has been reopened to commercial and recreational fishing after federal scientists found no oil contamination to bar c..
NEW YORK (AP) - A Florida businessman who once had a stake in the Smurfs cartoon empire is having second thoughts after pleading guilty in New York to trying to shake down his son-..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A tourist is in intensive care after being bitten by a poisonous snake near a Florida resort's swimming pool. A Dr. P. Phillips Hospital spokeswoman said 45-ye..
The man at the center of an alleged al Qaeda plot to bomb cities in Europe has told investigators the conspiracy was directed by one of the organization\'s most senior figures, according to European intelligence officials.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Southwest Florida school children were encouraged to walk to school in honor of International Walk To School Month. Millions of schoolchildren from 4..
The 2010 Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded Wednesday to three professors for a tool to make carbon-carbon bonds in organic chemistry, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced.
Surviving members of legendary Japanese-American Army units, including Sen. Daniel Inouye, gathered around President Barack Obama on Wednesday as he signed a bill granting their forces the Congressional Gold Medal -- one of the nation\'s highest civilian honors.
A state of emergency in Ecuador has been extended to Friday, the country\'s government announced, as investigators watch videos and review photographs to identify officers involved in last week\'s police uprising.
The suspected leader of an armed rebel group accused of committing mass rapes this summer in Congo was arrested Tuesday morning, a spokesman for the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo told CNN.
As many as 400 children have died of lead poisoning-related illnesses in Nigeria since March, two international aid groups say, and as many as 30,000 people could be affected by lead contamination.