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.
North Korea rejected Tuesday international findings that it sank a South Korean ship, warning at the United Nations that the dispute could lead to war.
Gunmen believed to be from a radical Islamist group shot two people dead and detained 10 others when raiding a house where people were watching a World Cup match Saturday night, according to eyewitnesses.
The British government releases damning report into the 1972 Bloody Sunday massacre in Northern Ireland, placing blame overwhelmingly on British soldiers. FULL STORY l Q&A l LONG-AWAITED REPORT
WASHINGTON (AP) - And the heat goes on: It was the warmest Mayon record. Worldwide, the average temperature for the month was 58.6degrees Fahrenheit (..
A man has taken a number of people hostage in a clothing store in central Leipzig in eastern Germany, a police spokesman said.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida (AP) - The union representing striking Spirit Airlines pilots says it's accepted an invitation from the National Mediation Board to resume talks today. The..
Ireland has expelled an Israeli diplomat over the use of forged passports in the assassination of a Hamas arms dealer in Dubai, allegedly by Israeli agents, the Irish foreign minister announced Tuesday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Record-busting rainfall in Oklahoma led to a day of dramatic rescues from swift floodwaters, but officials and residents acknowledged the outcome could have be..
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The U.S.-Mexico border was rocked by a magnitude-5.7 earthquake Monday night, rattling nerves in a region still recovering from the deadly Easter jolt. The U.S. Ge..
Indian authorities plan to send paramilitaries this week to end a crippling 65-day road blockade by ethnic tribes in a remote, insurgency-wracked northeastern region of the country, a top official said Tuesday.
Ten Mexican federal police were killed in an ambush on a convoy Monday, the government said. An undisclosed number of criminals also were killed, the government\'s Information Ministry said.
Civilian and military members of a South Korean investigative panel met with the U.N. Security Council on Monday to discuss the March sinking of a South Korean naval ship and called on the U.N. body to \"take timely and appropriate measures\" against Pyongyang for its role in the alleged attack.
Four hostages rescued from Marxist guerrillas in Colombia over the weekend were reunited with their families Monday in Bogota, the nation\'s capital, a broadcast on CNN affiliate Caracol TV showed.