75 dead on Brazil soccer team's charter flight

In the mountains of Colombia, rescuers combed wreckage for survivors. Outside a stadium in Brazil, fans who thought they'd be cheering for their favorite soccer...

An influential ultraconservative Egyptian cleric has warned that using violence to break up sit-in protests by supporters of the ousted president will lead to...

Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison Wednesday for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items,...
This March 23, 2014 file photo shows first lady Michelle Obama walking with her daughters Malia, left, and Sasha, right, as they visit the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China in Beijing.

Michelle Obama on Saturday criticized the kidnapping of scores of Nigerian schoolgirls as an "unconscionable act" carried out by a terrorist group she said...
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe

AFRICAN Union (AU) and Sadc chairman President Robert Mugabe will not be among several African leaders scheduled to meet visiting United States President Barack...
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North Korea has executed its defence chief on treason charges by putting him in front of an anti-aircraft gun at a firing range, Seoul’s...
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Overnight clashes between security forces and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi in east Cairo left at least 38 protesters dead on Saturday,...

Bruno Mars' mother, Bernadette Hernandez, died on Saturday in Hawaii. A publicist for Atlantic Records, Mars' label, confirmed to the Associated Press that Hernandez had suffered...

Three teenagers were trying to replicate the video game Grand Theft Auto in real life when they robbed a service station while drunk, a...