A passenger plane crashed Monday night near the Krasnoyarsk region of Siberia in southeastern Russia, killing all 15 people aboard, the Ministry of Emergencies said, according to Interfax.
In a sign that the use of more sophisticated weapons may become routine in Mexico\'s war against the drug cartels, officials in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, were studying an explosive projectile launched at federal police Sunday night during a shootout.
BAGHDAD (AP) - In a reminder of Iraq's ongoing instability, two bombings and a drive-by shooting today have killed eight people. In the day's worst in..
TAMPA, Fla. - Senator Bill Nelson expressed his displeasure about the gulf oil spill on Monday. First, he criticized the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard over ruled the emergency actio..
A Security Council sanctions committee removed 45 names Monday from a blacklist of people and organizations affiliated with al Qaeda or the Taliban.
NEW ORLEANS - The Gulf of Mexico ''dead zone'' is one of the largest ever recorded. A survey of the area measured the dead zone to be roughly the size of Massachusetts, about 7,722..
Two men were convicted Monday of plotting explosions at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
An explosives-laden vehicle driven by a suicide bomber detonated before reaching its target Monday, killing five Afghan children and injuring an Afghan police officer, according to a statement by the U.S.-led international military force.
WASHINGTON - The US Environmental Protection Agency today released peer reviewed results from the second phase of its independent toxicity testing on mixtures of eight oil dis..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man is in jail for allegedly biting off the tip of his girlfriend's finger during an argument at a party. Authorities said Monday that Apoli..
MIAMI (AP) - A 15-year-old boy is dead after the go-kart he was driving slammed into a truck. Tavaris Payne struck the parked moving truck near Miami Shores on Sunday afternoon. Th..
MIAMI (AP) - Family and friends gathered to remember a 17-year-old honors student who authorities say was killed during a drive-by shooting in Miami. Lexsis Ray was a student at ED..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in Clearwater say a 43-year-old man is dead after falling off a boat. Clearwater Fire & Rescue says Shawn P. Whaley was sitting near the bac..
COCOA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Security guards are searching for a man who ran onto the grounds of Patrick Air Force Base in Florida after he was denied entrance at a security checkpoint..
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a woman was likely bitten on the arm by a shark while swimming off of north Florida's coast. Authorities say the woman, who has not b..
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - A man was killed when his ultralight amphibious plane crashed into a central Florida lake near the Winter Haven Municipal Airport. Police say two men saw ..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's lawsuit challenging the Obama administration's health care reform law cleared its first legal hurdle Monday as a federal judge ruled the law raises ..
As the relief effort in flood-hit Pakistan intensified Monday, officials were bracing themselves for an outbreak of disease among the millions affected by the country\'s worst deluge in 80 years.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama will set a course Monday for the nation's changing mission in Iraq as the military prepares to end its combat operations there. In a speech at t..
Nearly 700 wildfires are burning in Russia, and officials say at least 34 people have died in the fires.