UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N.'s peacekeeping chief Herve Ladsous says the violence in Syria has escalated into civil war.
Ladsous, asked in an interview whether Syria was in a civil war, told Reuters and AFP on Tuesday, "Yes, I think one can say that," his
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) - A northern Colorado wildfire 60 miles away wrapped Denver in a pungent cloud of smoke for several hours Tuesday and complicated the aerial offensive against the spreading mountain blaze, which has killed one person and
By RUSS BYNUMAssociated Press
FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) - A Georgia soldier was found guilty Tuesday of killing his two Army roommates in 2010 at a U.S. base camp in Iraq, where prosecutors said he opened fire hours after complaining that the victims had let their room get too
By RACHEL D'OROAssociated Press
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A 30-year-old Alaska man mauled by a bear pleads for help in a recorded 911 call, telling the dispatcher he's up a tree and can hear the animal huffing below him.
In the recording released by
By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Attorneys for three men facing terror-related charges for allegedly plotting to attack President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters during the NATO summit last month blasted Illinois' anti-terrorism statute Tuesday, saying
By JENNIFER KAYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre attack alongside a busy South Florida highway is in good spirits, talking and walking with the help of hospital staff, doctors said Tuesday.
By JIM ABRAMSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Senate plan to lift Cold War restrictions on trade with Russia drew immediate resistance from Senate Republicans who said Congress must first address Russia's poor human rights record and existing economic and political
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration said Tuesday that Russia is sending attack helicopters to Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime and warned that the Arab country's 15-month conflict could become even deadlier
By MICHELLE RINDELSAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A judge in Las Vegas said she'll decide later this week whether to ease jail conditions for Floyd Mayweather Jr., after his lawyers argued that the undefeated champion is getting out of shape in solitary confinement and
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Yesterday Apple opened the iOS 6 vault and plenty of the expected and unexpected came spilling out. While we've only begun to brush the surface of everything new to iOS 6, here's a quick look at the biggest changes hitting your phone this fall -- or if you get