NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Coast Guard crews are checking on an area of brown or dark red water near a Mississippi River pass south of New Orleans to see whether it's oil or an algae bloom..
Dozens of protesters wearing black crowded the sidewalk Saturday outside the Guerlain boutique in Paris, France, calling for a boycott of the cosmetics company following racist remarks made by a former executive on French TV earlier this month.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) - Tropical Storm Richard gained strength Saturday, lashing the Caribbean coast of Honduras with strong winds and heavy rain that threatened potentially d..
WASHINGTON (AP) - An environmental group wants a federal judge to put a freeze on deepwater oil drilling back in place. The Center for Biological Dive..
ST. MARC, Haiti (AP) - Cases of cholera are popping up in more places outside the rural valley in central Haiti where the outbreak began. Authorities ..
CAIRO (AP) - Adam Gadahn is back in a new Internet video. In it, the U.S.-born al-Qaida spokesman says it's a duty of Muslims living in the United States and Europe to carry out at..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The nearly 400,000 secret war logs disclosed by the WikiLeaks website paint a picture of an Iraq plagued by persistent sectarian tension and meddling neighbors.Th..
Police in Malmo, Sweden, are searching for the shooter behind 15 attacks on immigrants in the past year. Investigators have plenty of victims but no suspects.
A bombing and a shootout caused deaths and injuries on Saturday in Russia\'s tense Caucasus region, Russian media reported, citing local authorities.
Pakistani security forces have captured one of the former bodyguards of Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud, intelligence officials told CNN Saturday.
Two civilians were killed by NATO-led forces in Afghanistan on Saturday, a local official told CNN.
Typhoon Megi advances in Asia, triggering rock slides that trap more than 400 people in vehicles in Taiwan, including 19 people on a tour bus, officials say. FULL STORY l CHINA HUNKERS DOWN
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Local law enforcement got quite a show Friday. Motivational speaker, Colonel Danny McKnight, participated in part of their leadership training this week. McKnigh..
Haitian Health Ministry officials have informed the World Health Organization that 138 deaths are a part of a fast-moving cholera outbreak north of Port-au-Prince, a U.N. official said.
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - SunTrust Bank officials are warning of a potentially dangerous email finding its way to customer in-boxes. The message begins "Dear Suntrust client," and goes on..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Regulators have shut down three small banks in Florida and Georgia, lifting to 135 the number of U.S. banks that have fallen this year as soured loans have mounte..
The French Senate Friday approved its version of a controversial pension reform measure that has brought tens of thousands of union members and students to the streets in protest. FULL STORY l WHY FRENCH ARE STRIKING
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Another area of the Gulf of Mexico has been reopened to commercial and recreational fishing after tests found seafood in the area to have no oil contaminatio..
Members of the Indonesia military may have been involved in the torture of two men in the country\'s province of Papua, a government official said on Friday.
The controversial website\'s publication of never-before-seen documents dwarfs the Afghan War Diary released in July. The Pentagon, caught off-guard by the Afghanistan leak, has assembled a team of experts to read the published Iraq documents.