Self proclaimed Bin Laden hunter in Pakistani custody

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

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..
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7.0 earthquake kills 3 in Indonesia

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

      JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - A series of powerful earthquakesrattled Indonesia on Wednesday, killing at least three people,triggering landslides and dem..
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Russian rocket launch taking Americans to space station

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

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..
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Two strong quakes strike off Indonesian coast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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Shootout in Mexican tourist town leaves 15 dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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An uneasy calm comes to parts of Kyrgyzstan Tuesday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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U.S. mulls help for Kyrgyzstan, rules out unilateral action

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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N. Korea rejects findings, threatens war

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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Residents: Islamist militias target Somali World Cup watchers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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Bloody Sunday report blames soldiers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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
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Warmest May on record

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - And the heat goes on: It was the warmest Mayon record.      Worldwide, the average temperature for the month was 58.6degrees Fahrenheit (..
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Man takes hostages at Leipzig store

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A man has taken a number of people hostage in a clothing store in central Leipzig in eastern Germany, a police spokesman said.
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Spirit Airlines and its striking pilots to negotiate

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

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..
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Ireland expels Israeli diplomat over Dubai killing

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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Oklahoma flooding leads to dramatic water rescues

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

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..
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5.7 Magnitude earthquake shakes Southern California

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

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..
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India to send troops to end blockade of 'jeweled land'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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10 Mexican police killed in ambush

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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Koreas meet with U.N. Security Council over ship's sinking

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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4 former Colombia hostages reunited with family

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

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.
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