A sweeping drug bust in Puerto Rico involving more than 500 U.S. drug agents and Puerto Rican police early Friday is being described by officials as the biggest drug trafficking arrest/operation ever conducted on the Caribbean island.
Britain\'s foreign office yanked Friday a blog posted by its ambassador to Lebanon that mourned the death of an \"admired\" Shiite cleric once considered Hezbollah\'s spiritual leader.
An amateur treasure hunter armed with a metal detector has found over 52,000 Roman coins worth $1 million buried in a field, one of the largest ever such finds in the U.K., said the British Museum. | WATCH |
The regular Thursday evening \"Dance Keep Fit\" class may have been cancelled but Rothbury\'s community hall had never been so busy as concerned residents packed inside to hear the latest from police chiefs on the hunt for suspected killer Raoul Moat.
A blast in Pakistan\'s tribal region bordering Afghanistan killed six people and wounded 90 others on Friday, a local doctor said.
Authorities in northwestern China have seized 64 tons of milk powder tainted with a chemical that killed six babies and sickened hundreds of thousands of children two years ago, state-run media said Friday.
UPDATE: Police have retrieved a second body from the Delaware River in their recovery efforts after a tour boat was struck by a barge and capsized at Philadelphia. authorities did..
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Violent protests have led to scores of arrests in Oakland, Calif. The demonstrations follow a Los Angeles jury's conviction of a white former transit officer..
Mexican President Felipe Calderon promised federal aid to three states after torrential rains soaked the area, leaving at least 15 dead and forcing the evacuation of thousands.
VIENNA (AP) - U.S. and Russian flights involved in a 14-person spy swap landed briefly in Vienna, apparently exchanged agents, then took off again in the largest such diplomatic da..
Ten Russians allegedly involved in intelligence gathering where expelled from the United States Thursday night, leaving on a flight chartered by the Russia government to Vienna, Austria, a federal law enforcement official told CNN.
When one meets a woman who says she had just climbed Mt. Everest, you get curious.
Asha Saini and Yogesh Kumar were in love and wanted to get married. But Saini\'s family did not approve of Kumar: As a taxi driver, they said, he did not have the right kind of job. But more importantly for them, he was from a lower caste.
The United Nations is set to formally condemn the action -- but not a particular nation -- for the March sinking of a South Korean warship, the Cheonan.
LeBron James wanted to play with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. The only place that could happen was Miami. Get ready, NBA..
Iran\'s government is denying reports that an Iranian woman convicted of adultery will be executed by stoning, though her death sentence may still be carried out by some other method.
Law enforcement officers in northern England on Thursday continued their search for a man who allegedly shot his ex-girlfriend, fatally shot her new boyfriend and shot a police officer, local authorities said.
CNN\'s senior Middle East editor, Octavia Nasr, has left the network after a controversial posting on Twitter about a Shia cleric who had longtime ties to and voiced strong support for Hezbollah.
A Sri Lanka Cabinet minister began a \"fast unto death\" outside the United Nations compound in Colombo on Thursday to demand that the organization stop its investigation into alleged war crimes.
A well-known Mexican soap opera star and her American husband face federal charges of entering a sham marriage so she could get legal residency in the United States.