Pakistan is reeling from a natural disaster affecting 20 million people but relief groups say donors have been painfully slow in helping.
The last U.S. brigade combat team in Iraq has left the country, a move that helps U.S. President Barack Obama reach his goal of 50,000 troops in the country by September 1.
Moscow authorities have cut the daily sales hours for beverages with more than 15 percent alcohol, making it illegal to buy such beverages in stores between 10 p.m. and 10 a.m., according to Russian state-run news agency RIA-Novosti.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Services have begun in the funeral of former U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens, who died last week in a plane crash in southwest Alaska and was the longest-serving Rep..
NEW YORK - New York Gov. David Paterson plans to meet with developers of the controversial ground zero mosque as early as this week to offer them state land - at another loca..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Southwest airlines has added a new nonstop flight.Starting February 13th, there is going to be a nonstop flight from Ft. Myers to Nashville. Seasonal nonstop fli..
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - President Obama's brief visit to Miami Beach is bringing both cheers of support and signs of protest. Obama arrived at the landmark Fontainebleau hotel jus..
The Obama administration is preparing to announce new rules allowing some travel to Cuba, along with an expanded ability for Americans to send economic assistance, a senior U.S.official and congressional sources told CNN Wednesday.
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - A ban on miniskirts didn't last long in Chile, where a governor faced protests by women who otherwise share his conservative views. Coquimbo region Gov. Serg..
A Peruvian court Wednesday temporarily revoked the parole of American Lori Berenson, who was convicted of aiding terrorists in that country, a spokesman for Peru\'s Supreme Court told CNN.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - New research reveals that a deadly tsunami that pounded several South Pacific islands last year was spawned by not one but two monstrous earthquakes. Initially, ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - General Motors has filed for an initial public offering. GM will offer up to 500-million shares to the public. The exact details are still coming out, but the bo..
The body of Edelmiro Cavazos Leal, the mayor of the city of Santiago in Nuevo Leon state, was found Wednesday, two days after he was abducted, Mexico\'s interior ministry announced.
NEW YORK - The AMC Empire 25 movie theater complex in Manhattan's Times Square area shut its doors Tuesday night to deal with a bed bug problem.AMC said it has been testing and tre..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The government's point man on the Gulf oil spill is no longer giving a timeline for completing the finalstages of plugging BP's runaway well for good. Retired Co..
Eleven police officers in a Manila police precinct have been suspended after footage emerged of a detainee being beaten, officials said.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Democrat Alex Sink is choosing former state Sen. Rod Smith as her running mate for governor. Smith is aGainesville-area lawyer who lost the Democrat..
Medical staff in Romania were fighting to keep seven newborn babies alive Wednesday after a fire at a maternity hospital this week, a top doctor said.
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) - California officials are outfitting preschoolers in Contra Costa County with tracking devices they say will save staff time and money.The system was introdu..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Pentagon is denying it had direct contact with WikiLeaks and says the military is not interested in helping the website review classified war documents to pos..