AMSTERDAM (AP) - A Dutch broadcast report says a man arrested today at an airport in Amsterdam is allegedly linked to Somalia's most dangerous militant group, al-Shabab.A spokesman..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - BP's blown-out oil well in the Gulf of Mexico has finally been killed once and for all, five months after an explosion sank a drilling rig and led to the worst o..
At least 63 people have been killed from flooding and landslides in northern India since Saturday, officials said Sunday.
A terror suspect of Somali origin was arrested early Sunday at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, officials said.
Armed Islamist militants raided and looted two radio stations in Somalia\'s beleaguered capital this weekend, according to statements issued Sunday by the government\'s Ministry of Information and a Somali journalists\' group.
A water dispute in Pakistan\'s tribal region has led to over two weeks of fighting and dozens of deaths, government officials said Sunday.
NAPLES, Fla. - The Naples Humane Society added five new members to its family and just how these four legged friends made the trip to Southwest Florida is sure to break your heart...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Now the counting begins in Afghanistan's election for a new parliament. Despite Taliban rocket strikes and bombings, Afghans..
MEXICO (AP) - The remnants of Hurricane Karl continue to soak south-central Mexico and the death toll is climbing as rescuers search for victims. Heli..
Taiwanese braced Sunday for Typhoon Fanapi as forecasters predicted it would make landfall over eastern Taiwan early in the morning, China\'s state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
MUSCAT, Oman (AP) - An American woman released from Iran after more than 13 months in custody has begun her trip back to the United States after thanking Oman for helping to mediat..
LONDON (AP) - Thousands of people have turned out in London to protest Pope Benedict's visit. The peaceful march was the largest protest of Benedict's five-year papacy. Many of the..
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) - Tourists are lining up at Bermuda's airport, hoping to board one of the last flights off the island as Hurricane Igor bears down.Forecasters say the hurric..
On his way to the United States, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad took time Saturday to meet with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, a key ally in the Islamic republic\'s confrontation with the West.
Before beginning her journey back home to America, freed American hiker Sarah Shourd on Saturday thanked Oman for securing her release and said that nation would forever occupy a special niche in her heart as the place where she regained her freedom.
Iran\'s release this week of American hiker Sarah Shourd was a unilateral gesture made without any promise of a quid pro quo, but that doesn\'t mean Iranian officials wouldn\'t appreciate a similar act from the United States, Iran\'s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told state-run Press TV Friday.
The Chihuahua attorney general\'s office said Friday it is investigating whether the car in which two photojournalists were shot Thursday in northern Mexico belonged to a human-rights activist who may have been the intended target.
Powerful Hurricane Karl battered the Caribbean coast of Mexico on Friday, bringing torrents of rain and fierce winds several hours before its center was expected to make landfall.
From the start of the tragedy, aid agencies warned that not enough help was flowing into flood-devastated Pakistan.
A former Los Alamos National Laboratory nuclear scientist and his wife were indicted Friday on charges of trying to provide nuclear secrets to Venezuela, but U.S. officials stressed the Venezuelan government knew nothing about the plans.