By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The top U.S. military officer says the U.S. and Israel will hold a major missile defense exercise in October.
The exercise Austere Challenge '12 was scheduled originally for April but was
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - An American researcher mauled by chimpanzees in South Africa has been identified as a graduate student in Texas studying anthropology.
Andrew Oberle was in critical condition Friday after undergoing surgery near Johannesburg. Officials say the
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Doctors are reporting improvement in the condition of an American graduate student attacked by chimps he was studying in South Africa.
In a statement, Mediclinic Nelspruit said Andrew F. Oberle, who had been in critical condition since
NEW YORK (AP) - Mitt Romney's campaign has launched a new attack ad against President Barack Obama that uses Hillary Rodham Clinton's words against the president.
The Romney ad is running in Ohio and several other battleground states. It's a response
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
Both sides seem to have performed an Etch-a-Sketch reset.
That's the scenario that was floated by Eric Fehrnstrom, a top aide to Republican challenger Mitt Romney, who famously said last March that once Romney clinched his party
MSNBC.COM - An American studying chimpanzee behavior in South Africa was
"fighting for his life" after he was attacked by two of the animals,
according to a report.
The chimpanzees dragged the man for more than a mile, under a fence and into their enclosure at Jane Goodall Institute Chimp Eden near
By STEPHEN WILSONAP Sports Writer
LONDON (AP) - Sammy Lee remembers it vividly: food rationing, bombed-out buildings, rubble.
The year was 1948, and London was hosting the Olympics amid severe austerity in the aftermath of World War II. Lee, an American diver,
By AMIR SHAHAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Suicide bombers blew themselves up at the gate of a government compound in eastern Afghanistan before dawn Friday, opening the way for armed insurgents to storm the facility and touching off an hours-long gunbattle that left
By KASIE HUNT and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - So much for Mitt Romney escaping health care.
Reminders of the Republican presidential candidate's signature achievement as Massachusetts governor - a sweeping state health care overhaul -
By PETER ORSIAssociated Press
HAVANA (AP) - Marathon swimmer Penny Palfrey powered through the Straits of Florida on Friday as she attempted a record 103-mile (166-kilometer) unassisted swim from Cuba to Florida that tests the limits of human endurance and the will of the high