WASHINGTON (AP) - In the end, it's only a beginning. The far-reaching new banking and consumer protection bill awaiting President Barack Obama's signature now shifts from the polit..
The Washington, D.C. area was shaken awake Friday by a minor earthquake measuring a 3.6 magnitude. The USGS reports the quake happened at 5:04am Eastern Time about 10 miles Northwe..
MIAMI, Fla. - Authorities have identified five people who died trying to flee from authorities after the stolen car they were driving crashed in Miami. Miami-Dade Police say one of..
LIGHTHOUSE POINT, Fla. - A 24-year-old South Florida woman has been arrested on charges of child neglect after a police officer found her 5-year-old son wandering the streets. Cand..
ORLANDO, Fla. - A 911 recording in which Casey Anthony's mother tells a dispatcher that her daughter's car smells like a dead body can be used during the Florida woman's first-degr..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two north Florida men are charged with paying kickbacks to the former secretary of the Florida Department of Corrections and a prisons manager. Edward Lee Dugg..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Eleven people have been injured in an accident in West Palm Beach. Authorities say a Palm Tran bus and a car collided Thursday afternoon. It was not immedia..
MIAMI, Fla. - Health officials in Miami and Ocala are reporting the first suspected cases of dengue fever, a potentially serious mosquito-borne illness that had once disappeared fr..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The Broward County medical examiner is changing the death certificate for the mother-in-law of a woman already charged with orchestrating her wealthy husban..
Two alleged suicide bombers were responsible for a pair of explosions in the southeastern Iranian city of Zahedan that left at least 20 dead and scores injured, Iran\'s state news agency IRNA reported.
A Libyan-backed ship carrying humanitarian goods for Gaza has docked at Al Arish in northern Egypt, the Egyptian foreign ministry says.
A leak in a crucial piece of equipment may stall BP\'s effort to stop the massive oil gusher Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico.
The death toll from a tropical storm that tore through the Philippines this week has doubled.
The identity of the killer of human rights activist Natalya Estemirova is known, and the person who arranged her slaying will soon be found, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Thursday on the one-year anniversary of her death, according to state-run Russian media.
A U.S. official familiar with the case of Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri said Thursday that the United States \"clearly got the better end of things.\"
The U.S. military handed over to Iraq the Camp Cropper detention facility Thursday, calling the moment a milestone in Iraq\'s history and another step in the drawdown of U.S. forces there.
Al-Shabaab, the Somali militant group that claimed responsibility for the deadly attacks which killed 76 people Sunday in Uganda said the violence is \"only the beginning.\" | Implications of attacks WATCH |
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil stopped gushing into the Gulf of Mexico from BP's busted well Thursday for the first time since the disastrous spill began, the oil giant said. It was the mo..
More than 1,000 Russians have drowned recently as they attempted to find relief from a stifling heat wave -- many of them after drinking alcohol, officials said.
BAGHDAD (AP) - The United States has handed over the last detention facility under its control to Iraqi authorities. The move is a milestone in Iraq's push for complete sovereignty..