Four U.S. troops were killed Sunday in Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force said.
Gunmen intercepted a vehicle carrying salaries of Iraqi government employees in western Baghdad and made off with nearly $600,000, police officials told CNN on Sunday.
Venezuela\'s ambassador to the United States is defending his country\'s controversial airline service to the capitals of Syria and Iran -- both countries designated by the U.S. as state sponsors of terrorism.
The Iranian defense minister has said the country\'s military plans to unveil an important project Sunday, state media reported.
A \"major gun battle\" between drug traffickers and Mexican federal police broke out Saturday evening in Juarez, Mexico, just 30 yards from the U.S. border at El Paso, Texas, according to a U.S. Border Patrol spokesman.
Egyptian authorities have recovered a stolen painting created by Vincent Van Gogh, nabbing the suspected thieves just moments before they were to board a plane and flee the country, according to Egypt\'s official news agency, MENA.
Swedish authorities say they have revoked an arrest warrant that had alleged rape against the founder and editor of the whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks, Julian Assange. FULL STORY l SMEAR CAMPAIGN?
Shahdadkot\'s half a million people frantically tried to flee their homes Saturday as a wall of water threatened to burst mud berms and drown the entire city in Pakistan\'s Sindh province.
MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) - The economy and changes in lifestyle have U.S. golf clubs in the rough. Greg Nathan of the National Golf Foundation says that ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A six-month ban on deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico would directly put more than 9,000 people out of work and indirectly affect another 14,000 jobs,..
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BOSTON (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts is questioning the propriety of stepped-up security checkpoint procedures at airports in Boston and Las Vegas.The ..
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Swedish prosecutors have withdrawn an arrest warrant for the founder of WikiLeaks, less than a day after the document was issued. The..
One person was killed and four police officers were wounded Saturday when police in Brazil traded fire with gunmen who fled into a luxury hotel and took people hostage, police said.
Two failed bomb attempts by the Somali Islamist group, Al-Shabaab, killed 11 militants around Mogadishu, Somalia\'s transitional government said Saturday.
Australia\'s political future hung in the balance after no clear winner emerged in the cliff-hanger election, and a final outcome remained days away.
Spain\'s most wanted terror suspect was arrested in Belgium on Saturday, Spanish Interior Ministry officials said. Luis Mar?a Zengotitabengoa, an alleged member of the terrorist ETA group, was captured by Belgian police as he checked into a hotel in the city of Ostende.
Hip-hop singer Wyclef Jean is not on the list of candidates approved by Haiti\'s Provisional Electoral Council to run in this year\'s presidential election.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned consumers on Friday not to eat frozen mamey fruit pulp -- sold under the La Nuestra and Goya brands -- after at least nine people in California and Nevada fell ill with typhoid fever.
Five Cuban-American members of Congress expressed concern Friday over reports that the Obama administration is planning to announce rules loosening restrictions on travel and economic aid to Cuba. They asked the president to reconsider.