WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is urging lawmakers to pass a bill that he says will save hundreds of thousands of teachers and other public workers from unemployment. Spe..
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) - A tour bus carrying Japanese sightseers from Las Vegas to a national park in Utah crashed on Interstate 15, killing three passengers and sending a dozen oth..
PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) - The Defense Department has confirmed the death of a soldier from central Florida. Officials say 23-year-old Pfc. Paul O. Cuzzupe died earlier this month in ..
TOLEDO, Ohio - Surveillance video caught a very angry McDonalds customer in Toledo, OH attacking the employees when she couldn't order mcnuggets. 25 year old Melanie Dushane pulled..
Japan apologized once again to South Korea on Tuesday for colonizing the Korean peninsula for more than three decades in the early 1900s.
The United Nations will launch a panel of inquiry Tuesday into Israel\'s interception of a humanitarian aid flotilla, in which nine people were killed.
Al Qaeda-linked militants have banned three international aid groups from working in Somalia, claiming they are \"actively propagating Christianity\" in the predominantly Muslim nation.
More than six months since the earthquake in Haiti, family dogs and pigs paw through garbage and rubble in search of food, putting them at risk of infections, abscesses and parasites, according to animal welfare groups.
Former U.S. President George W. Bush will travel to Haiti on August 10 in part to \"view progress made on rebuilding after the January earthquake ... and visit with organizations that are assisting in the rebuilding effort and have been supported by the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund,\" according to a statement from Bush\'s office.
Former Mexican President Vicente Fox has come out in favor of legalizing drugs in an attempt to disrupt the illegal markets that have turned parts of Mexico into battlegrounds.
MARAPANIM, Brazil (AP) - He fought tropical disease and deadly snakes, was held captive at one point and collapsed just short of his goal. Still, Ed Stafford ended his 2½-ye..
NEW YORK, NY - New research claimed salmonella outbreaks in young children could be linked to pet food.The outbreak caused 79 people to become sick on the East Coast between 2006-2..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Honda Motor Co. is recalling the popular Accord and Civic passenger cars to address problems with an ignition switch that could allow the key to be removed withou..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Robert Gates said tough economic times require that he shutter a major command that employs some 5,000 people in Norfolk, Va., and eliminate oth..
PHOENIX (AP) - Federal agents on Monday captured one of two inmates who escaped from an Arizona prison as he walked, armed with a handgun and a hitchhiking sign, in Wyoming, and we..
Massive mudslides in northwestern China have killed 337 people, and more than 1,100 are missing, the state-run Xinhua news agency said Monday.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A judge revokes bond for James Sims on the grounds of being a flight risk.Last month California police arrested Sims for the 30 year old murder of Roy Radabaugh...
ZHOUQU, China (AP) - Rescuers lifted muddy bodies into trucks, and aid convoys choked the road into the remote Chinese town where hundreds died and more than 1,100 were missing Mon..
SIOUX CITY, IA. - A tree comes crashing down in on an Iowa family home.On Sunday, the winds were so strong a tree broke while the family was in the house and landed on the house.Ke..
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - BP says it has received 145,000 claims for lost income because of its blown-out well and has paid out $324 million without denying a single claim. But the..