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.
Three people suspected of plotting terrorist attacks and having connections to al Qaeda have been apprehended, the Norwegian prime minister\'s office said Thursday.
OSLO (AP) - Three suspected al-Qaida members were arrested Thursday morning in what Norwegian and U.S. officials said was a terrorist plot linked to similar plans in New York and E..
Read full story for latest details.
Police in Rio de Janeiro are searching for a high-profile soccer player accused of orchestrating the kidnapping and murder of a pregnant woman believed to have been a former lover, officials said Wednesday.
The son of an Iranian woman who faces execution by stoning appealed to Iran\'s courts Wednesday in hopes of sparing his mother\'s life.
American student Amanda Knox\'s appeal of her conviction for murdering her roommate in Italy will begin in October, a lawyer for Knox told CNN Wednesday.
Fifty-two Cuban political prisoners are set to be freed and will be allowed to leave the country, Cuba\'s Roman Catholic church announced in a written statement on Wednesday.
The relentless violence against Shiite pilgrims in Iraq intensified Wednesday evening, with at least 33 people killed by bomb attacks, officials said.
A former driver and bodyguard for Osama bin Laden pleaded guilty Wednesday before a military commission at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to supporting al Qaeda and conspiring to commit terrorism, the Department of Defense announced.
On the fifth anniversary of the London bombings, Britain\'s most senior anti-terror policeman at the time said that the risk of a repeat attack by extremists is \"as high as it has ever been.\" FULL STORY l ATTACKS REMEMBERED
An independent report released Wednesday after a seven-month investigation into the leaked \"Climategate\" e-mails found no evidence to question the \"rigor and honesty\" of scientists involved. FULL STORY l Q&A
A verdict is expected Wednesday in the money-laundering trial of former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega.
PARIS (AP) - A Paris court on Wednesday convicted former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega of laundering drug money in France in the 1980s and ordered him to spend seven years beh..