By JAMES MacPHERSONAssociated Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A North Dakota man accused of killing two young brothers from Texas when he drove over their tent at a campground after losing control of his speeding pickup truck was charged Monday with manslaughter and drunken driving.
Juan Acosta is
By PATRICK QUINNAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A bomb in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday killed six NATO service members, on a day where a total of 29 people died from roadside bombs and insurgent attacks.
NATO said the blast was caused by an improvised explosive device but provided no
By K.M. CHAUDARY and SEBASTIAN ABBOTAssociated Press
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) - Thousands of hardline Islamists streamed toward Pakistan's capital in a massive convoy of vehicles Sunday to protest the government's decision to allow the U.S. and other NATO countries to
By RAHIM FAIEZAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Roadside bombs and insurgent attacks killed 16 Afghan civilians, five policemen and two members of the U.S.-led coalition in southern Afghanistan where militants are trying to reclaim territory, Afghan and NATO authorities said Sunday.
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton expressed hope Sunday that Pakistan's recent reopening of NATO supply lines into Afghanistan might lead to a broader rapprochement in U.S.-Pakistani relations after a difficult period for the
By PAUL J. WEBERAssociated Press
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - U.S. Border Patrol agents opened fire Saturday along the Rio Grande on the Texas-Mexico border after being pelted by rocks and having a gunman point a weapon in their direction on the Mexican side of the river, an agency
HARGILL, Texas (AP) - A father and two sons shot at a federal immigration agent parked outside their home along the Texas border this week because they were afraid someone was going to break in, a relative told a newspaper.
U.S. Immigrations and Customs
By MAGGIE MICHAELAssociated Press
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - Jubilant Libyans chose a new parliament Saturday in their first nationwide vote in decades, but violence and protests in the restive east underscored the challenges ahead as the oil-rich North African nation struggles to
By ALEXANDER VERSHININ
ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan (AP) - The authoritarian president of Turkmenistan has shaken up his government after a disappointing grain harvest and has sought to forestall discontent by announcing salary hikes after a spike in bread prices.
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A former Border Patrol agent who frequently appeared on television news as an agency spokesman founded a smuggling ring that brought Mexicans and Brazilians to the United States illegally in Border Patrol vehicles, a federal