By KATHY MATHESONAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - You won't need a calendar to mark the start of summer in the northeastern U.S.
The National Weather Service forecast potentially record-breaking hot temperatures just as the season officially begins
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 DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States is planning a significant military presence of 13,500 troops in Kuwait to give it the flexibility to respond to sudden conflicts in the region as Iraq adjusts to the withdrawal of American combat forces and the
By JOAN LOWYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Thousands of drones patrolling U.S. skies?
Predictions that multitudes of unmanned aircraft could be flying here within a decade are raising the specter of a "surveillance society" in which no home or backyard
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - For the first time, the influx of Asians moving to the U.S. has surpassed that of Hispanics, reflecting a slowdown in illegal immigration while American employers increase their demand for high-skilled workers.
By CHRISTOPHER SHERMANAssociated Press
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - An attorney accused of paying kickbacks that helped a judge turn his South Texas courtroom into a moneymaking enterprise was convicted Monday in the first trial stemming from a four-year federal investigation into
By ANGELA CHARLTONAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - France is now officially a land of the left, and the next parliament is set to prove it with a raft of new taxes on the powerful and increased spending on youth.
President Francois Hollande's plans for France
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. is concerned about a six-week stall in residents leaving a camp near Iraq's Iranian border long used as a paramilitary camp by anti-regime Iranians.
The Obama administration has made the residents'
By BRUCE SCHREINERAssociated Press
MATEWAN, W.Va. (AP) - More than a century after the last shots were fired in America's most famous feud, the Hatfields and McCoys mingle peacefully in the mountains they call home, singing together in church choirs, sharing pot-luck lunches
JERUSALEM (AP) - Unidentified militants infiltrated Israel early Monday, opening antitank fire against Israeli civilians building a security fence along the border with Egypt's turbulent Sinai desert, the Israeli military said.
Israeli radio and TV