By GONZALO SOLANO and RAPHAEL SATTER and SYLVIA HUIAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - WikiLeaks chief Julian Assange has made a run for the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, seeking asylum in a long shot move that, if successful, would place him in a small, friendly South American
By GILLIAN FLACCUSAssociated Press Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man charged with attacking a Jesuit priest who he says molested him decades ago is going to trial.
Opening statements begin Wednesday for 44-year-old San Francisco resident William Lynch, who faces
By JULIE WATSONAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Navy relieved the commanding officer of the USS Essex of his position, saying Tuesday that officials lost confidence in his abilities after his ship collided with a tanker at sea.
Capt. Chuck Litchfield had
By SYLVIA HUIAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - A Russian-operated ship said to be carrying military helicopters to Syria appears to have turned back after its British insurer removed coverage for the vessel, U.K. officials said Tuesday.
By THOMAS J. SHEERANAssociated Press
CLEVELAND (AP) - One of five men charged with plotting to bomb a highway bridge wants to be tried separately and have the trial outside northeast Ohio, where the men allegedly considered blowing up various high-profile targets
By GREG KELLERAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - As if it's not enough that England and France are battling for Europe's soccer championship this week - now their leaders are sniping over taxes, too.
While their teams face decisive matches in Ukraine,
SEATTLE (AP) - Washington state authorities say they have positively identified the remains of a woman killed by the Green River Killer, one of the nation's most prolific killers. The King County Sheriff's Office said Monday that remains found in Auburn, Wash., in 1985
By HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEBAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's Hosni Mubarak was on life support after suffering a stroke in prison Tuesday, deepening the country's uncertainty just as a potentially explosive fight opened over who will succeed him
By CHRIS BRUMMITTAssociated Press
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistan's top court dismissed the prime minister from office on Tuesday for failing to investigate the president for corruption, ushering in a new round of political turmoil in a nation vital to American hopes of
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (all times EDT):
1. REPUBLICANS OPEN TO TALKS ON HOLDER CONTEMPT VOTE
Potential constitutional confrontation in Fast