North Korean leader Kim Jong Il\'s youngest son was among more than 30 military promotions announced by his father during the Workers\' Party of Korea\'s 65th anniversary, North Korea\'s state news agency reported.
Rwanda will not pull its troops from U.N. peacekeeping missions despite a leaked draft report that accused Rwandan soldiers of genocide in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, President Paul Kagame told the U.N. secretary-general Sunday.
An Israeli airstrike on Gaza killed three Palestinian militants Monday night, Palestinian medical officials said.
A federal judge declared a mistrial Monday in the case of two Blackwater contractors accused of killing two Afghanistan civilians.
With Israel\'s decision to let its 10-month moratorium on settlement building lapse, the U.S. is refusing to concede that direct negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians are dead in the water.
Cuba will soon release three more political prisoners, bringing to 39 the number of jailed dissidents the Communist government has set free since this summer, the Roman Catholic Church said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of a White House-appointed panel examining the BP oil spill compared the federal government's underestimate of the spill's size to Gen. George Custer's f..
The political leader of Hamas said in an interview Monday that the Islamist group will continue to fight what he called Israel\'s occupation of Palestinian territory, declaring the group\'s resistance \"a legitimate and just cause, and therefore we will win no matter what.\"
Give him enough rope and he\'ll hang himself: That old adage has described U.S. policy toward Venezuela\'s thuggish president, Hugo Chavez.
RUTLAND, Mass. (AP) - The father of a Massachusetts college student who died in the Haiti earthquake says he's successfully found some land where he plans to build an orphanage nam..
JFK - Camera phones in hand, passengers on a Delta Airlines flight headed for White Plains, New York capture the tense moments during an emergency landing. Video from Delta passeng..
LONDON (AP) - A wealthy British businessman who owns the company that makes the two-wheeled Segway has been found dead in a river in northern England after apparently falling off a..
NEW YORK (AP) - Southwest Airlines said Monday it will buy AirTran for about $1.42 billion. The move will put Southwest in head-to-head competition with Delta Air Lines in Delta's ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is proposing that banks report all electronic money transfers in and out of the country, expanding its anti-terrorism requirements for fi..
Drivers can thank the slower driving season and a glut of supply for the continuing slide in gas pump prices. The national average for a gallon of regular was $2.694 on Monday, acc..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration has told an appeals court that a judge's order halting federal funding of stem cell research would result in destruction of valuable biol..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Environmentalists and other protesters are rallying in the nation's capital to urge the Obama administration to end mountaintop removal mining. Hundreds gathered ..
LEBANON, Pa. (AP) - After nearly two decades as a judge, a former central Pennsylvania police officer hasn't lost his instincts. Lebanon District Judge Tom Capello and a constable ..
VISALIA, Calif. (AP) - As the economy tanked during the past two years, a debate has raged over whether immigrants are taking jobs that Americans want. Amid the sweltering vineyard..
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia tow truck driver is accused of running over another driver, killing him, in a dispute over a woman and towing territory. Police say 25-year-old G..