A roadside blast killed a NATO service member Wednesday in northern Afghanistan, the International Security Assistance Force said.
Battered by a devastating earthquake, left for nearly a year without real homes, promised aid that failed to arrive, the people of Haiti now face a new killer, and the littlest children are among the hardest hit.
They were elected to serve their small towns, but recently, mayors throughout Mexico have found themselves the targets of violent killings believed to be perpetrated by drug cartels.
Denmark, New Zealand and Singapore are seen as having the least corruption in the world, according to a just-published global survey.
The Air Force lost partial communications with 50 nuclear missiles for almost an hour last weekend, an Air Force spokesman said Tuesday.
CHICAGO (AP) - A massive storm with wind gusts up to 81 mph howled across the nation's midsection Tuesday, snapping trees and power lines, ripping off roofs, delaying flights and s..
CLEVELAND (AP) - A radio host in Cleveland has hired a witch doctor in an attempt to send some bad voodoo to basketball star LeBron James after he ditched the Cavaliers to play for..
Gunmen stormed an outdoor market Tuesday in northern Iraq, killing seven people and robbing several jewelry stores, police said.
WASHINGTON, DC (AP) - The U.S. Department of Education is sending a warning to schools, colleges and universities nationwide in response to several high-profile cases of bullying.I..
ATLANTA (AP) - A civil lawsuit four underage girls filed against producers of "Girls Gone Wild" videos has set up an unusual free speech battle over whether the plaintiffs' names s..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A Florida arms dealer convicted in a $300 million Pentagon scheme is pleading guilty to another federal weapons charge. A plea agreement filed in Orlando feder..
MIAMI (AP) - The Dalai Lama will be in South Florida to speak about the significance of world religions. The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader is scheduled to speak Tuesday morning a..
Norway leads the 2010 list ranking the prosperity of 110 of the world\'s nations by the London analytical center Legatum Institute.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Florida has closed its investigation into a tax exemption of $1,400 that was claimed by the wife of Maine Republican gubernatorial candidate Paul LePage. The..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Norwegian Cruise Line has agreed to pay more than $140,000 and improve services for disabled travelers on its cruises. The Justice Department said it filed a cons..
Sri Lanka\'s president on Tuesday appealed to Saudi Arabia\'s king to grant clemency to a housemaid convicted of killing her employer\'s baby.
Iran will begin to load fuel into the core of its first nuclear energy plant in the southern city of Bushehr on Tuesday, the state news agency reported.
An Israeli rights group has posted three photographs it says show misconduct by soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces during a three-week offensive in Gaza in 2008 and 2009.
A group of Nobel laureates sent a letter Monday to the leaders of the G-20, requesting their help in calling for the release of 2010 Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, a leading Chinese dissident.
A Virgin Islands jury will decide is Will Clark is a brave and chivalrous off-duty federal agent brave or if he overreacted when he intervened in a domestic argument and shot a man five times, killing him.