The international community is \"losing the war against the Taliban,\" Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari said Tuesday.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA has put off a major repair job at the International Space Station until Friday. NASA says it needs more time to prepare before sending two astronauts on..
COLUMBUS, Ohio - An Ohio judge will hear arguments from a Christian convert who says a reunion with her Muslim parents is impossible before the girl's 18th birthday next week. At a..
Insurgents apparently tied to al Qaeda killed five police officers in Baghdad Tuesday, officials said. In the eastern city of Kut, at least 20 people were killed by a car bomb.
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Brett Favre has informed the Vikings he will not return to Minnesota for a second sea..
ATLANTA (AP) - Are Americans becoming more honest about their weight?That theory could explain why the gap appears to be closing in what people say they weigh and what actual measu..
MIAMI (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard sent home more than 300 Haitians found over the weekend in two overloaded sailboats in the Bahamas. The Coast Guard interdicted a 40-foot vessel c..
TAMPA, Fla. - Although 84 percent of teen drivers know distracted driving is dangerous, almost nine in 10 teenage drivers say they have done it anyway, accordi..
A rain-induced mudslide at a construction site in Mexico\'s capital has left two workers dead and three others injured, city officials told CNNMexico.com.
Despite international pressure, Iran said Tuesday that it rejects Brazil\'s offer of asylum for an Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning.
MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) - Authorities say a warehouse worker who opened fire at a beer distributor was among several killed in the shootings and that others were wounded, one critic..
A crucial test -- meant to determine whether an effort to seal the ruptured BP oil well in the Gulf of Mexico could proceed -- will likely take place Tuesday, according to the company.
The U.S. Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez will reopen Tuesday after a security review that lasted two business days, the State Department said.
A passenger plane crashed Monday night near the Krasnoyarsk region of Siberia in southeastern Russia, killing all 15 people aboard, the Ministry of Emergencies said, according to Interfax.
In a sign that the use of more sophisticated weapons may become routine in Mexico\'s war against the drug cartels, officials in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, were studying an explosive projectile launched at federal police Sunday night during a shootout.
BAGHDAD (AP) - In a reminder of Iraq's ongoing instability, two bombings and a drive-by shooting today have killed eight people. In the day's worst in..
TAMPA, Fla. - Senator Bill Nelson expressed his displeasure about the gulf oil spill on Monday. First, he criticized the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard over ruled the emergency actio..
A Security Council sanctions committee removed 45 names Monday from a blacklist of people and organizations affiliated with al Qaeda or the Taliban.
NEW ORLEANS - The Gulf of Mexico ''dead zone'' is one of the largest ever recorded. A survey of the area measured the dead zone to be roughly the size of Massachusetts, about 7,722..
Two men were convicted Monday of plotting explosions at John F. Kennedy International Airport.