The Iraqi government said Thursday it was not looking into renegotiating a deadline for all U.S. troops to withdraw from Iraq by end of next year.
An area of high pressure known as a \"blocking high\" has lingered over western Russia for weeks, disrupting the jet stream and possibly causing weather disasters across Asia and Europe.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Greenpeace is launching a three-month expedition from Florida to research the impacts of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The environmental group is embark..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The number of U.S. homes lost to foreclosure surged in July. According to foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac, lenders repossessed nearly 93,000 properties last ..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The federal judge who overturned California's same-sex marriage ban is set to rule Thursday on whether gay marriages should resume immediately in the state or ..
ATLANTA (AP) - A possible suspect in a string of 20 stabbings that terrorized people across three states and left five dead was arrested at an airport as he tried to board a plane ..
The 43-year-old woman sentenced to death by stoning in Iran denounced her lawyer and said in an interview broadcast Wednesday that she knew about the plot to kill her husband but thought it was a joke.
The Bolivian government on Wednesday defended itself from accusations that it has not invested enough in a southwestern province that has found itself under siege by protesters for two weeks.
Two TV stations in southern Pakistan have been blacked out after news reports they aired angered supporters of the Pakistani president.
The start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan coincided in Pakistan with the nation\'s worst natural disaster.
The U.S. government has managed to get talks for a terror suspect\'s guilty plea agreement back on the rails.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. trade deficit surged in June to the highest level in 20 months and imports of foreign consumer goods hit an all-time high. But U.S. exports faltered, rep..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum is proposing immigration legislation similar to what Arizona passed earlier this year. McCollum unveiled proposed legisl..
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - A former volunteer with an Arizona fire department is accused of setting fire to a station whilefirefighters were on a call. The U.S. Attorney's Office said..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Air Force Two with Vice President Joe Biden aboard has been involved in a minor accident with no injuries at a Long Island airport. An Air Force spokeswoman said ..
MORRISON, Colo. (AP) - More than a dozen people are being treated for minor to moderate injuries after a miniature train atan amusement park tipped over. The accident happened Wedn..
PHOENIX (AP) - The manhunt for a fugitive from Arizona and his fiancee shifted from Montana to Arkansas after they were suspected of holding up a beauty supply store there Wedneday..
CHICAGO (AP) - Former Rep. Dan Rostenkowski, the Chicago Democrat who became the leading architect of congressional tax policy in the Reagan era but later went to federal prison fo..
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Three people stranded on an Alaska glacier for two days when their small sightseeing plane crashed were finally carried away by a helicopter crew Tuesday, ..
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The FBI says a man dubbed the "Granddad Bandit" and suspected in 25 bank robberies in 13 states has been captured in Louisiana. FBI agents and city police s..