By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - A Florida man was charged Wednesday with smuggling dinosaur fossils into the United States, including a nearly complete Tyrannosaurus Bataar skeleton from Mongolia, federal prosecutors said.
Eric Prokopi, a self-described "commercial paleontologist
By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal inmate No. 84888-054 has saluted victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on his blog. He's also used it to lend his opposition to an Islamic center near ground zero, and to honor his father this past Father's Day.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden is dismissing as "rhetoric but not much substance" Mitt Romney's answers to questions at Tuesday night's presidential debate.
"Everything is sketchy," Biden said.
President Barack Obama "had a great debate," Biden said, "and I expect you'll see
By GENE JOHNSONAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - An unarmed Canadian border guard shot in her booth at a busy U.S.-Canada crossing north of Seattle was on her way to a full recovery Wednesday as investigators worked to determine why a 32-year-old tattoo artist from Washington state fired at her
By CALVIN WOODWARD and TOM RAUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the rough-and-tumble of a town hall-style presidential debate, the facts took something of a beating Tuesday night.
Mitt Romney wrongly claimed that it took 14 days for President Barack Obama to brand the assault on the U.S.
By NIRMALA GEORGEAssociated Press
NEW DELHI (AP) - India and Australia began talks Wednesday to strengthen economic and strategic ties and explore cooperation in civilian nuclear energy.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, on a three-day visit to India, was to meet with her Indian
By CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
When you vote for Democrat Barack Obama or Republican Mitt Romney in November, you'll be voting for more than a president. You'll be casting a ballot for and against a checklist of policies that touch your life and shape the country you live in.
By MATTHEW LEEAssociated Press
As concern intensifies over Iran's nuclear program and the rise of Islamist governments in the Middle East, America's top ally in the region, Israel, has become increasingly wary. Israel's security has been a U.S. foreign policy priority of
By The Associated Press
Highlights from the presidential debate Tuesday night between Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney, just three weeks from the Nov. 6 election.
Romney and Obama tangled for the first time face to face - and heatedly - over the
By JULIE PACE and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) - Most voters watching the debate from home didn't get to see what happened before and after President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney went on stage Tuesday. Even then, some exchanges were lost on