By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.S. says western and northern African nations need to tighten security on their borders to combat the increased movement of extremists, weapons and drugs.
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says the Sahel region is a "powder
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says he has a vision of a new world order that would be absent of the "hegemony of arrogance."
Ahmadinejad, known for past fiery denunciations of the United States and Israel, cited what he termed the "continued threat by the uncivilized
By DIAA HADIDAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Egypt's new President Mohammed Morsi, making his debut on the global stage at the United Nations, said Wednesday that he will not rest until the civil war in Syria is brought to an end.
He called the fighting there, which opposition groups
By PABLO ELIAS GIUSSANIAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Argentina's president on Tuesday rejected the International Monetary Fund's criticism of her government's economic figures and dismissed an IMF threat of unspecified sanctions if changes are not made.
By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
HERNDON, Va. (AP) - A mother, father and two children were found dead inside their home outside the nation's capital on Tuesday, and although police wouldn't give details on the cause, they said there was no ongoing threat to the community.
HERNDON, Va. (AP) - Police say four members of the same family have been found dead in a home in a Washington, D.C., suburb, but investigators are releasing few other details.
Fairfax County Police did say there is no threat to public safety Tuesday and that detectives were investigating.
By ARON HELLERAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - Throughout much of Israel's history, the Maariv daily was known as the "country's paper," the newspaper with the highest circulation and a cornerstone of Israeli media. Now it is on its last legs - the victim, some say, of a Jewish-
SEATTLE (AP) - The infection is as grim as it sounds: "Zombie bees" have a parasite that causes them to fly at night and lurch around erratically until they die.
And experts say the condition has crept into Washington state.
"I joke with my kids that the zombie apocalypse is starting at my
By EDITH M. LEDERERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon demanded international action to stop the war in Syria, telling a somber gathering of world leaders Tuesday that the 18-month conflict had become "a regional calamity with global ramifications."
CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) - Officials say an investigation into a bomb threat at Washington Dulles International Airport delayed several arriving flights, but no bomb was found.
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority spokeswoman Kimberly Gibbs said early Tuesday that authorities conducted an