HAMMOND, La. (AP) - BP might wind up shooting junk of all shapes and sizes to plug the nooks and crannies in a giant piece of machinery that's allowing some of the oil to escape in..
WASHINGTON (AP) - BP officials said Thursday they would thread a small tube into a jagged pipe on the seafloor to suck oil to the surface before it can spew into the Gulf and add t..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday that the men taken into custody in connection with the Times Square bombing attempt apparently provided money to ..
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The father of a 4-year-old child killed in Utah wrote in divorce papers that the boy's mother was unstable and had abandoned the youngster. Police dug up Etha..
CHERRY HILL, New Jersey - An investigation is underway following the discovery that an 18-month-old girl has been diagnosed with gonorrhea.Police are trying to figure out how the t..
GULF OF MEXICO - Communities all along the Gulf coast are doing whatever they can to prepare for the approaching oil slick. More than 200,000 gallons of oil has been gushing in the..
HAMMOND, La. (AP) - BP officials say they have decided to first try sucking oil away from the gushing Gulf well with a tube that will be inserted into the jagged pipe leaking on th..
EL DORADO, KANSAS - Severe thunderstorms are being blamed for an accident that shut down the Kansas Turnpike Wednesday night. High winds knocked over three tractor trailer trucks ..
LINCHENG, China (AP) - Neighbors in this lush but poor farm village say Wu Jianming seemed like a good, quiet man. They struggle now to understand how he could fly into a rag..
TRIPOLI, Libya - The Dutch boy who was the only survivor of a Libyan plane crash that killed 103 people has not yet been told that his parents and older brother were killed, ..
WASHINGTON - The first firm evidence of what likely caused the disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil blowout - a devastating sequence of equipment failures - drives home a cent..
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Eric Holder has told Congress that "several people" have been taken into custody for immigration violations in the Times Square case. In d..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The largest U.S. drugstore chain, Walgreen Co., says it is holding off selling genetic testing kits at its stores after the Food and Drug Administration rai..
Russian security officials have killed three members of a criminal group behind the March 29 bombings on the Moscow subway, Federal Security Service chief Alexander Bortnikov told the RIA-Novosti news agency Thursday.
A Haitian prosecutor Thursday asked for a six-month prison sentence for an American missionary accused of trying to take nearly three dozen children out of the country after a devastating and deadly earthquake in January.
Seventy Dutch passengers were among the 103 people killed in the Libya plane crash in which an 8-year-old boy was the sole survivor, the Dutch Foreign Ministry said Thursday.
Thai authorities have set a new deadline to seal off a central Bangkok intersection where anti-government protesters have amassed by the thousands for the last month.
UNDATED (AP) - Now this is a welcomed change. Experts predictgas prices will fall as Memorial Day approaches, instead of risingjust as summer vacatio..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Gulf of Mexico oil spill hasn't stainedPresident Barack Obama nor dimmed the public's desire for offshoreenergy drilling, according to a new Associated..
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Afghan President Hamid Karzai will speak at the U.S. Institute of Peace on Thursday during what has become a week of playing down tensions between Washington and Kabul.