By MAGGIE MICHAEL and TONY G. GABRIELAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - The family of ousted President Mohammed Morsi furiously denounced the military Monday, accusing it of "kidnapping" him, and European diplomats urged that Egypt's first freely elected leader be released after being held
By BROCK VERGAKISAssociated Press
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - All three Somalis convicted by a federal jury on murder, piracy and other charges stemming from a yacht hijacking that left four Americans dead will face potential death sentences at sentencing later this month, including a man defense attorneys
CLEVELAND (AP) - Three women held captive in a Cleveland home for a decade are thanking the public for their support in a YouTube video.
Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight broke their public silence in the video posted late Monday, saying the encouragement of family, friends and the
By ROBERT H. REID and JOHN HEILPRINAssociated Press
GENEVA (AP) - He was a wheeler-dealer pardoned by another consummate dealmaker, a working-class Jewish boy who left Belgium to escape the Nazis and rose to become the billionaire "King of Commodities."
Marc Rich's connections to the rich and
By LOUISE WATTAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - An American executive said he has been held hostage for four days at his medical supply plant in Beijing by scores of workers demanding severance packages like those given to 30 co-workers in a phased-out department.
Chip Starnes, 42, a co-owner of
By STEVE ROTHWELLAP Markets Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market is waiting on the Fed.
Major indexes drifted lower in midday trading Wednesday as traders wondered what the Federal Reserve will say about the U.S. economy and the central bank's huge stimulus program this afternoon.
By SHAWN POGATCHNIKAssociated Press
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (AP) - Leaders from eight of the world's wealthiest countries spent the final hours of their summit Tuesday focusing how to make sure that multinational companies can no longer rely on shelters and loopholes to avoid paying taxes
By TAMI ABDOLLAHAssociated Press
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Santa Monica College reopened under extra security Monday except for the library, where police shot and killed a heavily armed gunman after a rampage that left five people dead.
Students who fled Friday would be able to resume final