Like a pair of exhausted boxers entering the twelfth round, clinging onto one another as they drunkenly trade jabs, the two contenders to be Australia\'s next Prime Minister have both been swinging, hoping for bruising blows, but neither has emerged as a clear winner yet.
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) - Britain's government said it has warned Libya that any celebration of the anniversary of the release from jail of the Lockerbie bomber would be offensive..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. David Paterson said no meeting to discuss relocating has been scheduled with developers of a planned Islamic cultural center and mosque near groun..
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden said Democrats will keep majorities in the House and Senate this fall. And he says if it weren't illegal, he'd place a bet on it. Biden al..
The British government urged Libya on Friday not to celebrate the anniversary of the convicted Lockerbie bomber\'s release, saying it would be \"offensive and deeply insensitive to the victims\' families.\"
(AP) - Americans can expect gasoline prices to drop as school buses start rolling through neighborhoods across the country. With most family vacations wrapping up and teen drivers ..
Five police officers and a transit worker have been arrested in the abduction and killing of a mayor this week in the Mexican border state of Nuevo Leon, the state\'s governor, Rodrigo Medina de la Cruz, announced Friday.
A second chartered flight carrying Roma, often referred as Gypsies, is scheduled to leave France on Friday, a spokesman for the nation\'s minister of immigration said.
The death toll from the mudslides in a northwestern Chinese province now stands at 1,407, state-run Xinhua news agency said Friday, citing the government. At least 358 people are still missing.
NEW YORK (AP) - A leader of the proposed Islamic center and mosque two blocks from ground zero says dropping the plan in the face of protest is not an option. Daisy Khan tells The ..
COLUMBIA STATION, Ohio (AP) - A bear owned by a man who used to offer people the chance to wrestle the animals mauled its 24-year-old caretaker to death during a feeding on propert..
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - A majority of Americans see no end in sight in Afghanistan, and nearly six in 10 oppose the nine-year-old war as President Barack Obama sends tens of thousan..
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican authorities say six police officers have been arrested in the killing of a mayor in the northern state of Nuevo Leon. Nuevo Leon state Attorney General A..
SOUTHLAKE, Texas (AP) - A Texas teenager who broke curfew is headed for a reluctant adventure in baby-sitting. Robert Rausch placed an advertisement offering his daughter's free ba..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Nearly half of homeowners seeking help from the Obama administration's flagship effort to help those at risk of foreclosure have fallen out of the program. A new ..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal wants a $173 million program - paid for by BP PLC - to monitor the safety and quality of Louisiana seafood for the next five years. The program..
PHOENIX (AP) - An unattended campfire and a suspicious forest ranger led to the arrest of two of the most wanted fugitives in the U.S., ending a three-week nationwide manhunt that ..
France was due to begin the controversial expulsion of Roma on Thursday, putting 79 of them on a charter flight out of the country, the spokesman for the French minister of immigration said.
Australia\'s top candidates for prime minister are campaigning furiously on election eve, with incumbent Julia Gillard in a dead heat with coalition challenger Tony Abbott in a national opinion poll.
Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman rescued eight Iranian mariners in the Arabian Sea on Wednesday, the U.S. Navy said Thursday.