A Japanese court has extended the detention of a Chinese fishing boat captain as diplomatic tensions between the two countries rise.
North Korea\'s ruling party will host its largest meeting in decades on September 28 to pick new leadership, the official Korean Central News Agency reported, raising speculation over the role of Kim Jong Il\'s youngest son.
The mammoth of a hurricane known as Igor has reached its closest point to Bermuda, CNN meteorologist Jacqui Jeras said, as winds and rain continued to pummel the island into Monday morning.
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - "This is basically kidnapping. And they took her out of the country," said Robert Hernandez. Samantha's father is relieved to know his daughter Samantha is at a ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Fugitive Apprehension Squad was responsible for the arrest of a man wanted on 10 counts of rape in Nashville, Tennesse..
World leaders convene in New York on Monday for a United Nations summit on global goals to fight poverty, hunger and disease.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A Beverly Hills judge has issued an arrest warrant for Lindsay Lohan after the actress failed a drug test. The 24-year-old has been ordered to appear i..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Rev. Stephen McNamara, pastor of Resurrection of Our Lord parish in Fort Myers has been elevated to the title of Monsignor by Pope Benedict the XVI. Msgr. Stephe..
FWC - A Florida burrowing owl, listed as a species of special concern, was just hours away from becoming a cruise ship stowaway on Saturday. Just before Royal Caribbean Internation..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal food regulators pondered Monday whether to say, for the first time, that it's OK to market a genetically engineered animal as safe for people to eat. The ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - General Motors said Monday it was recalling more than 20,000 Cadillac CTS and CTS-V vehicles to replace a glove compartment box that could lead to leg injuries in..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA's inspector general is criticizing the head of the space agency for his contact with an oil company. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden is a former ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says America remains in many respects the envy of the world, despite its problems. Speaking at a town hall meeting sponsored by CNBC, Obama..
NEW YORK (AP) - A smoky fire beneath a New York City railroad bridge has forced the stoppage of some commuter rail service in and out of Grand Central Terminal. The fire is beneath..
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. Muslim groups, discussing the ground zero mosque controversy, say Americans of all faiths have the right to build houses of worship where they please. The stat..
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say the suspect in the killing of a North Carolina police chief's daughter has been caught in NY. Michael Neal Harvey was arrested Monday morning i..
The Vatican Apostolic Library reopened its hallowed halls Monday following a three-year renovation. Pictures released by the Vatican give the public a rare view of the library.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The longest recession the country has endured since World War II ended in June 2009, according to a group that dates the beginning and end of recessions. The Nati..
DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - After hundreds of Floridians gathered to apply for one of 2,200 job openings across the country with the U.S. Border Patrol, applications are still being a..
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The family of a Florida woman who somehow fell or was pushed off an Amtrak train in Georgia is asking for witnesses to come forward. Barbara Arteta of..