By LYNN BERRYAssociated Press
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) - The leader of the victorious Georgian opposition has launched a strong attack on Mikhail Saakashvili only hours after the president conceded that his party had lost the parliamentary election.
Billionaire businessman Bidzina Ivanishvili said
COQUILLE, Ore. (AP) - Oregon authorities are investigating how a farmer was eaten by his hogs.
Terry Vance Garner, 69, never returned after he set out to feed his animals last Wednesday on his farm near the Oregon coast, the Coos County district attorney said Monday.
A family member found Garner
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - A 35-year-old man found guilty of killing a flight attendant in an Atlanta suburb in 1995 has been sentenced to life in prison plus 47 years.
Waseem Daker insisted at sentencing Monday that he was wrongly convicted of killing Karmen Smith and repeatedly stabbing her 5-year-old
By DAVID A. LIEBAssociated Press
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Republican challenger Todd Akin went on the offensive against Sen. Claire McCaskill in Missouri's Senate race on Monday, claiming that her husband's businesses profited from a federal stimulus act provision that helped finance
By TOM LoBIANCOAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana is becoming a major battleground in the race for control of the Senate, with national Republicans and Democrats sending more cash this week to tea party favorite Richard Mourdock and Democrat Joe Donnelly.
Republicans, who must gain
By THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - A man wounded in the mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater is appearing in a nationwide television spot aimed at drawing attention to gun violence as part of the upcoming presidential debates.
Stephen Barton, 22, of Southbury, Conn., was among
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration on Monday rejected a demand from a senior Republican lawmaker that the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations to resign.
Rep. Peter King of New York said last week Susan Rice's explanation of the Sept. 11 attack on
KABUL - U.S. military deaths in the Afghan war have reached 2,000, a cold reminder of the human cost of an 11-year-old conflict that now garners little public interest at home as the United States prepares to withdraw most of its combat forces by the end of 2014.
The toll has climbed steadily
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is acknowledging an attempt to infiltrate its computer system but says it thwarted the effort. A White House official said the attack targeted an unclassified network. He said the attack was identified and that the system was isolated to prevent
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is acknowledging an attempt to infiltrate its computer system, but says it thwarted the effort and that no classified networks were threatened.
White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters the White House is equipped with