NEW ORLEANS, La. - BP has chosen the first American to lead its company. Robert Dudley will take over as BP's new Chief Operating Officer when Tony Hayward steps down on Octo..
Diego Maradona\'s contract as coach of the Argentine national soccer team will not be renewed, the spokesman for the Argentine Football Association said Tuesday.
Cuba\'s Fidel Castro on Tuesday said he would publish a new book in August on the fighting more than 50 years ago between his ragtag rebels and the 10,000-strong army under former dictator Fulgencio Batista.
Rebels in the Sudanese territory of Darfur have seized a helicopter with four Russian crew members and five Sudanese passengers, Russia\'s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.
A guard has been killed at a Mexican prison where authorities say the warden let out inmates at night to commit drug-related slayings, the state-run news agency said. FULL STORY l VIDEO
Jordan\'s King Abdullah II and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met Tuesday in Amman, according to Jordan\'s state news agency and the prime minister\'s office.
BELL, Calif. (AP) - The City Council of this tiny blue-collar city voted to slash its bloated salaries, but some residents suggested nothing short of a totally cleaned house would ..
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Faced with expensive legal challenges, officials in the eastern Nebraska town of Fremont are considering suspending a voter-approved ban on hiring or renting pro..
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Lufthansa airlines said one of its cargo planes was involved in an accident Tuesday in the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh and Saudi witnesses and an airpo..
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - One of two U.S. sailors missing in Afghanistan since last week has been confirmed dead and his body recovered, a NATO spokesman said Tuesday. The search c..
WASHINGTON (AP) - When it comes to war, killing the enemy is anaccepted fact. Even amid the sensation of the WikiLeaks.orgrevelations, that stark reality lies at..
The lack of a global response to the Somali crisis has created fertile ground for threats to regional peace in Eastern Africa and the rest of the continent, the president of the African Union Commission said.
PORTLAND, Ore. - After disappearing nearly two months ago, 7-year-old Kyron Horman is still missing, but police may be close to making an arrest.Investigators returned to Skyline E..
AFGHANISTAN -A massive search still continues Monday night for the two missing U.S. sailors. The Taliban claims they have both and one is dead.Insurgent leaders are now offer..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - 20 years ago the American Disabilities Act became a law, helping millions of people lead better lives.Monday in Tallahassee, disabled Floridians celebrated the ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Thought the housing crisis was over? Not quite. Despite four years of falling prices and recent signs that they were finally bottoming out, homes are expected to ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says the secret military documents released by the whistle-blower WikiLeaks reveal names, operations, logistics and sources involved in the U.S.-l..
WASHINGTON, D.C. - In a bid to remake the enforcement of federal immigration laws, the Obama administration is deporting record numbers of illegal immigrants and auditing hundreds ..
CHICAGO (AP) - Rod Blagojevich's defense attorney clashed with the judge Monday over his planned closing arguments, pledging to go to jail if he is prohibited from telling ju..
LONDON (AP) - American officials were dead-set against the release of the Lockerbie bomber and warned Scottish authorities that scenes of jubilation in Tripoli over his return woul..