GULF OF MEXICO - With BP making yet another attempt to stem the flow from a blown-out well in the Gulf of Mexico -- this time only to contain the leak, not stop it -- signs point t..
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden is saluting the sacrifices of the men and women of America's fighting forces at the nation's most hallowed burial ground. He said the..
GULF OF MEXICO - As BP prepared to implement another fallback plan to contain the worst oil spill in U.S. history, Obama administration and BP officials said crude could continue f..
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli naval commandos stormed a flotilla of ships carrying aid and hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists to the blockaded Gaza Strip on Monday, killing nine pass..
Park Sang Hak and his family jammed 150,000 sheets of paper, dollar bills, DVDs and tiny AM/FM radios inside bags attached to giant inflatable helium balloons.
A Pakistani court has ruled that the government can unblock the Facebook on the condition that the Pakistani Telecommunication Authority takes measures to block any objectionable material on the social networking site, a lawyer involved in the case told CNN.
A blanket of volcanic ash has closed Guatemala's international airport. The ash came from the nearby Pacaya volcano which began erupting on Thursday, killing at least one person. T..
Six weeks after oil began gushing into the Gulf of Mexico, BP engineers are still trying to come up with a way to stop the flow. Their so-called "top-kill: method failed over the w..
Experts are examining the exhumed remains of men who fought for Mexico\'s independence as part of the country\'s bicentennial celebration.
South Korea\'s defense ministry will show wreckage of a sunken ship to a group of Twitter users in an effort to dispel doubts among young skeptics about its investigation blaming North Korea for attacking the vessel, state media said Monday.
Israeli soldiers board a Turkish boat carrying aid for the Palestinian territory of Gaza during a pre-dawn raid, the Free Gaza Movement says.
An Aeromexico flight from France to Mexico was diverted to Montreal, Canada, Sunday because a \"person of interest\" was on board, a Transportation Security Administration spokesman said.
Colombians will go to the polls on Sunday in a tight presidential race that many didn\'t expect would be so close just a few months ago.
The remnants of Tropical Storm Agatha were headed into the Caribbean Sea late Sunday after leaving behind more than 80 dead in Guatemala and El Salvador, authorities in those countries reported.
Defying an Israeli blockade, a convoy of ships carrying food and aid will resume its journey toward Gaza on Sunday afternoon after mechanical problems caused a delay.
VENICE, La. (AP) - As hurricane season approaches, the giant oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is taking weather forecasters into nearly uncharted waters.The Gulf is a superhighway f..
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's federal police commissioner says between 20 and 25 corpses have been recovered from an abandoned silver mine, apparently victims of drug gang violence.&..
Six Afghan policemen were killed and two others injured Sunday in a roadside mine explosion, according to the governor of Afghanistan\'s Badakhsan province.
A 14-year-old Iraqi girl was killed Sunday and dozens of families fled their homes to escape Iranian artillery shells in northern Iraq, according to a Kurdish Regional Security Forces spokesman.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A BP executive says BP will learn from its failed attempts to stop the Gulf oil spill and apply those lessons to its next try. BP managing director Robert Dudley ..