NEW YORK (AP) - The agency that owns the World Trade Center site has formally approved a deal with a developer over how to help pay for two towers on the site. The Port Authority o..
FLINT, Mich. (AP) - A man suspected in 18 attacks in three states, including five fatal stabbings, has been flown to Michigan from Atlanta for a hearing in one of the attacks. Mich..
MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Danielle is churning across the open Atlantic as it heads toward Bermuda. Danielle's maximum sustained winds Thursday are near 105 mph (165 kph) and addition..
HOUSTON (AP) - A senior BP executive is again avoiding committing the oil giant to using relief wells to seal to the Gulf of Mexico well that blew out in April. The comments by Sen..
Authorities have seized 9,072 kilograms (20,000 pounds) of counterfeit medicine and arrested 80 people suspected of illegal trafficking in six East African nations, Interpol said Thursday.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il \"appears to be traveling to China,\" a senior South Korean government official said Thursday, according to the official Yonhap News Agency.
The head of the U.S. Agency for International Development traveled Wednesday to relief camps in Pakistan\'s southern Sindh province to get a personal look at what is being done for the flood victims and what they still need.
Supplies were flowing to 33 miners trapped underground in Chile for what could be months, authorities said Wednesday. The miners are asking for certain objects to make their wait easier.
Tropical Depression 7 has intensified into Tropical Storm Earl in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center said Wednesday.
In what would mark a major shift in counter-terrorism strategy, the Obama administration is considering adding military assets to the fight against al Qaeda in Yemen, a U.S. official said Wednesday.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Wholesale egg prices are climbing in the wake of a massive egg recall. That could lead to higher prices for consumers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Earl has formed in the open Atlantic Ocean, but the system is far from land. Earl has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph (65 kph) and is expected to beco..
British police are investigating the death of a man reported by the British press to have worked for the country\'s secret service.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairmen of the presidential panel investigating the Gulf oil spill are expressing disappointment that the Obama administration didn't consult with senior U.S..
Romanian authorities have launched a criminal inquiry into a Bucharest maternity hospital where five newborns died and six others were injured in a fire last week, the chief prosecutor in charge of the investigation said Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 3 million seniors may have to switch their Medicare prescription plan next year, even if they're perfectly happy with it, thanks to an attempt by the go..
SEATTLE (AP) - A new Gallup Poll has found fewer Americans approve of the job President Barack Obama is doing in support of public education, but they continue to have a highly fav..
The death toll from the devastating mudslides in China\'s Yunnan province now stands at 38, with 54 people still missing, the state-run Xinhua news agency said, citing a local police chief.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Cons..
WINDERMERE, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods' ex-wife Elin Nordegren said she has "been through hell" since her husband's infidelity surfaced but she never hit him, according to an intervie..