Bobby Fischer was a master chess player, a man who once seemed the epitome of control. But Fischer\'s personal life was often chaotic and marked by mystery.
Britain\'s Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday addressed the United Nations for the first time in more than 50 years, saying she has \"witnessed great change.\"
Sajjad Mohammedie Ashtiani travels to a Tabriz jail in Iran every Monday to see his mother.
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Protesters led by a Sri Lankan cabinet minister laid siege to the United Nations compound in Colombo, demanding that the world body drop a probe into alleged human rights abuses in the final stages of the separatist war that ended last year.
The British government will establish an investigation into allegations of torture of detainees with the knowledge of members of its intelligence services, Prime Minister David Cameron announced Tuesday.
A quarrel at a drive-through at a McDonald\'s restaurant in southern Finland erupted in gunfire Tuesday, leaving three men dead, police said.
ATLANTA (AP) - Health officials say more older Americans aregetting tested for colon cancer, with nearly two out of threegetting recommended screenings. Meanwhile, breast cancer sc..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu headed into a White House meeting Tuesday with the same goal: trying to move the Israelis and..
NEW YORK (AP) - The schedule for Queen Elizabeth II's visit to New York City includes a tribute to the victims of the 9/11 attacks and addresses to the United Nations. The queen wi..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Battered by massive losses, the Postal Servicewants to raise rates to bring in more money. Postal officials scheduled a briefing Tue..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A private burial is planned for the late Sen. Robert C. Byrd at a suburban Washington cemetery. Byrd is to be buried Tuesday at a cemetery in Arlington, Va., next..
NEW YORK (AP) - Meteorologists say temperatures could reach as high as 102 degrees Tuesday in some parts of the East. New York City plans to open several hundred cooling centers in..
CULIACAN, Mexico (AP) - Police have found the decapitated bodies of three men inside a burned-out car in the drug gang-plagued Mexican state of Sinaloa. The heads had been put on t..
HOUSTON (AP) - A former Pemex engineer in charge of deepwater drilling operations during a 1979 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico says BP may need both relief wells it's drilling to ..
PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) - Across a wide stretch of the Gulf of Mexico, efforts to limit the damage from the region's worst-ever oil spill have been essentially landlocked for mo..
The United States Embassy here said Monday that it is \"dismayed\" by a Chinese court decision sentencing of a U.S. citizen to eight years in prison for violating state secrets law.
The body of chess legend Bobby Fischer was exhumed Monday in Iceland, law enforcement officials have told CNN. His body was reburied shortly after DNA samples were taken, the officials said.
Anti-government demonstrators, including women dressed in full hijabs brandishing AK-47 automatic rifles, marched through the streets of Somalia\'s violence-torn capital Monday.
A military plane has crashed near the Tuzla Romania Airport near the Black Sea with four crew members and nine military divers on board, a Romanian Ministry of Defense spokesman said Monday.