ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - A new device aimed at doing a better job of cleaning Gulf coast beaches of oil and tar has been unveiled by BP. The device, known as the Sand Shark, was d..
The body of a retired restaurateur who\'s been missing for two years has been found in a freezer in the French city of Lyon, police there told CNN Wednesday.
WASHINGTON – As many as 40 percent of the nation's high school graduates say they are inadequately prepared to deal with the demands of employment and postsecondary educatio..
An Indonesian official said suspected members of a terror cell arrested in the past week were \"chatting\" about targeting foreign embassies, but it is not clear whether they planned to follow through.
A 50-year-old man was saved Wednesday after three days trapped in mudslides in northwest China, state media reported.
Football\'s ruling body is investigating reports that North Korea\'s national team and head coach were humiliated by government officials following a disastrous showing at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
Paul Kagame has been re-elected president of Rwanda, collecting 93 percent of the votes with all districts counted, the country\'s electoral commission said Wednesday. FULL STORY | BLAST INJURES 7
At least 11 people were killed in a bombing in Diyala province Wednesday morning, police said.
Heavy rains were forecast to bring more misery to Pakistan\'s water-logged lands Tuesday as the United Nations said the number of people who have been affected by the torrential rains and flooding is nearing 14 million.
Brazil formalized its offer of asylum to Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, an Iranian woman convicted of adultery and sentenced to death by stoning, state-run media said Tuesday.
The death toll from Sunday\'s mudslides in northwestern China rose to 702, state-run media reported Tuesday. There were 1,042 people missing in Zhouqu County, Gansu province, reports said. FULL STORY l MAN RESCUED
Venezuela and Colombia renewed diplomatic relations after a meeting between their heads of state in Santa Marta, Colombia.
Bolivia\'s president wants a peaceful solution to a two-week-old protest by residents of a remote Andean city who have cut off all roads, train and air traffic with the rest of the world, a government spokesman said Tuesday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Think you're going to ace freshman year? Want to put money on that? A website called Ultrinsic is taking wagers on grades from students at 36 colleges nationwide s..
CALIFORNIA - Ulcers of the cornea - the transparent front layer of the eye - may be twice as common in the U.S. as previously thought, likely owing to the recent rise in contact le..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Productivity dropped this spring for the first time in more than a year, a sign that companies may need to hire more workers in the near future. The Labor Departm..
WASHINGTON (AP) - With the 2010 census nearly finished, the government said Tuesday it will save $1.6 billion in the cost of the U.S. population count because of strong public resp..
WASHINGTON (AP) - More worried about the strength of the economic recovery, the Federal Reserve took a small step Tuesday to give it a boost. Wrapping up a one-day meeting, the Fed..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - AirTran adds new cities to their flight route from Southwest Florida International Airport. AirTran is going to announce their service to and from the Quad citie..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats on Tuesday pushed through a $26 billion jobs bill to protect 300,000 teachers and other nonfederal government workers from election-year layoffs. ..