A suicide car bomb targeting a police headquarters injured three officers and three civilians in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday, authorities said.
Hundreds of Turkish soldiers have completed their withdrawal from Iraqi territory, a day after the Turkish military announced it sent troops into Iraq in \"hot pursuit\" of Kurdish rebels, Turkish government officials said on Thursday.
Three additional U.S. soldiers based in Washington state are facing charges in the deaths of three Afghan civilians between January and May and have been placed in pre-trial confinement, the Army announced Wednesday.
Iran is starting design work on a new nuclear reactor, the head of the country\'s Atomic Energy Organization said Wednesday, according to Iranian media. FULL STORY | U.S. ADDS TO SANCTIONS
Elementary and middle school classes in the Mexican state of Nayarit will end Friday, three weeks early, due to concerns over safety, the governor announced.
The first United Nations\' aid plane arrived Wednesday in Uzbekistan to help the thousands of people who have fled ethnic clashes in neighboring Kyrgyzstan, officials with a U.N. Refugee agency said.
A deal to ease the Israeli blockade of Gaza could be in place \"pretty quickly,\" Middle East envoy Tony Blair told CNN Wednesday.
Presidents remarks following meeting with BP executives at The White House. "I just concluded a constructive meeting with BP’s chairman, Carl-Henric Svanberg. I raised two is..
A Pakistani doctor has determined that the Colorado man arrested in Pakistan while hunting for Osama bin Laden has psychological problems and has been undergoing dialysis every 20 days, said a senior Pakistani intelligence official Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Home construction plunged last month to thelowest level since December as builders scaled back without afederal tax credit to lure buyers. Building permits also f..
Two suspected rebel leaders accused of having committed war crimes in Sudan\'s Darfur region surrendered to the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, the court announced.
A human rights group issued a new report detailing the widespread practice of female circumcisions in Iraqi Kurdistan, calling on Kurdish authorities to outlaw it.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Jonathan Metz had his left arm stuck in his furnace boiler for about 12 hours when he asked himself "what would MacGyver do?" and concluded that amputating t..
ISLAMABAD (AP) - An American construction worker detained in Pakistan on what authorities said was an armed solo mission to kill Osama bin Laden has been examined by a doctor, Paki..
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - A series of powerful earthquakesrattled Indonesia on Wednesday, killing at least three people,triggering landslides and dem..
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) - A Russian rocket carrying a three-person U.S.-Russian crew to the international space station has blasted off successfully from Kazakhstan. The Soyuz TM..
Two powerful earthquakes struck near the coast of Papua, Indonesia, midday Wednesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. A tsunami watch was issued by the Indonesian Metorological Agency. \"The tsunami generated will likely be a small one,\" according to the head of the agency Fauzi, who goes by one name.
Fifteen suspects were killed Tuesday in a shootout with soldiers in the tourist town of Taxco, Mexico, the national defense secretary said in a news release.
A tense calm was felt in the streets of Osh Tuesday as Kyrgyzstan\'s interim government sent more security forces to the area to quell violent ethnic clashes.
As thousands of ethnic Uzbeks flee attacks in Kyrgystan, the United States is providing humanitarian assistance to the impoverished country and evaluating what further help may be needed, including military.