China\'s and Japan\'s top leaders met in Belgium, indicating a thaw in relations since a diplomatic battle broke out last month over Japan\'s arrest of a Chinese fishing captain off the disputed Diaoyu Islands.
Eight suspected German nationals were killed in a suspected drone strike in northwestern Pakistan, two Pakistani officials said Monday.
It was the type of move that only a head of state could get away with.
Ahmed Sidiqi, the man allegedly at the heart of an al Qaeda plot to target European cities, was detained by a group of unidentified men in Afghanistan three months ago, his family has told CNN.
The United States is scrambling to find a way to save the Middle East peace talks before an Arab League meeting in Libya this weekend.
The Israeli Supreme Court has upheld the deportation of Nobel Peace Prize winner Mairead Maguire, who had tried to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories last week, a spokeswoman for the Israeli judiciary said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is warning Americans about potential terrorist threats in Europe and urging U.S. citizens to be extra vigilant when they're in public pla..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - You are loved! That's the message being spelled out all over FGCU. It's part of a nationwide demonstration to prevent suicides in the gay and lesbian community. ..
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California Supreme Court has upheld Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's order to furlough state workers, dealing a major victory to part of the governor's bu..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department on Monday sued credit card company American Express for alleged anticompetitive practices while proposing a settlement with the two biggest..
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) - Police in Vermont say a body found by hunters may be that of a grandmother who disappeared in an apparent kidnapping. Vermont State Police investigators s..
Far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday, charged with inciting discrimination and hatred over a controversial film he made about Islam.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut jury is deliberating in the trial of a man charged in the home-invasion killings of a woman and her two daughters in 2007. New Haven Superior ..
PHOENIX (AP) - The company that operates one-third of Phoenix city buses has locked out dozens of workers in a contract dispute. The Arizona Republic reports that negotiations betw..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of people who signed contracts to buy homes rose in August for the second straight month but remained far below last year's pace. The weak economy and ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Orders to U.S. factories fell in August, reflecting a big drop in demand for commercial aircraft. But outside of the volatile transportation sector, orders rose f..
BARTLES, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio sheriff says five people who died in a house fire included three females, a male and an 8-month-old infant. Sheriff Jeff Lawless in Lawrence County in ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court won't decide who really owns the initials "SC" when it comes to college sports: the University of Southern California or the University of South..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The relatives of victims of the Sept. 11 attacks have lost their bid to get the Supreme Court to rule that New York City must provide a proper burial for material..
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The owner of Alabama's largest casino, four state senators and several top lobbyists have been indicted on federal charges accusing them of vote buying in a..