LONDON (AP) - Rebekah Brooks, former chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's News International, appeared in court Wednesday on charges of attempting to cover up evidence of tabloid phone-hacking and was granted bail until a court appearance next week.
By FRANK JORDANSAssociated Press
GENEVA (AP) - Twenty-four years ago Aung San Suu Kyi left Europe for what was then a military-controlled nation called Burma. She returned Wednesday the icon of Myanmar's democracy movement to a continent eager to hear from her whether the
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAThe Associated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A former Indian army officer lived in the U.S. illegally for at least five years before he killed his wife, two children and himself in Central California last weekend, federal immigration officials said
By KEVIN FREKING and WALTER BERRYAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Ron Barber, who almost lost his life in the Arizona shooting rampage that wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, won a special election to succeed her, giving Democrats a psychological boost after last week's
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton welcomed progress in U.S. efforts to invest in India's civilian nuclear power industry but said more action is needed to translate improving ties into economic benefits
By KAY JOHNSON and SINAN SALAHEDDINAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Car bombs ripped through Shiite and Kurdish targets in Baghdad and other cities Wednesday, killing at least 66 people, wounding more than 200 and feeding growing doubts that Iraq will emerge as a stable democracy
By ERIC TALMADGEAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Japan has evidence that a Chinese company exported to North Korea vehicles capable of transporting and launching missiles, in possible violation of U.N. sanctions, Japanese media reported Wednesday.
China called the
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon.com wants ".joy," Google wants ".love" and L'Oreal wants ".beauty."
Big brands are behind hundreds of proposals for new Internet addresses, including scores for generic terms such as "cruise,"
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Business Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A major payment processer suspects the fallout from a recent security breach may be worse than it initially believed.
Global Payments Inc. raised the red flag Tuesday, more than two months after it first
By DON MELVINAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - Amnesty International charges in a new report that European governments care more about reinforcing their borders than saving lives, and that they often endanger migrants by outsourcing security along their boundaries