Pope prays for 12 Orthodox nuns reportedly abducted in Syria by rebels, urges peace
Republican Del. Chris Jones of Suffolk is the new chairman of the House Appropriations Committee.
US stocks waver as investors try to guess when the Fed will pull back on stimulus; Sears drops
Pieces that belonged to Egypt's ancient celebrities like Cleopatra now victims of turmoil
California county endorses park for teen shot by deputy, votes to put cameras on deputies
With deadline looming, Kerry asking if NATO forces will be welcome in Afghanistan after 2014
The founder of a U.S. Navy contractor from Georgia will serve three years in prison for his part in a kickback scheme that cost the Navy $18 million.
Wilmington Mayor Dennis Williams says he's considering shaking up the police department's command staff following continued violence.
Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at a federal penitentiary in eastern Kentucky.
Germany launches huge investigation into unsolved killings possibly linked to far-right
Questions abound on SKorea spy claim about North Korean leader's uncle, including: Is it true?
Fort Hood soldier convicted in prostitute soliciting case gets reprimand, demoted
Moroccan party holds parliamentary hearing to legalize cannabis for medical, industrial uses
Egypt to settle $1.5 billion owed to foreign oil firms in a bid to restore investor confidence
European Central Bank says it stands ready to help economy, but how?
Iranian FM visits the Emirates, the latest stop in a charm offensive of wary Gulf states
Nelson Mandela 'not doing well' but putting up 'courageous fight,' says daughter
Mandela 'not doing well' but putting up 'courageous fight'
Remains of 21 people found near Kati barracks in Mali