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
By ANN M. JOBFor The Associated Press
Some seven years after it left American shores, the Audi allroad returns as a more fuel efficient and quicker wagon with proper German road manners and toned-down off-road capability.
The air suspension and heavy weight are gone. So are the thirsty V-6 and
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and MICHAEL BIESECKERAssociated Press
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army brigadier general who served five combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan has been charged with forcible sodomy, multiple counts of adultery and having inappropriate relationships with several female
By SAMANTHA HENRYAssociated Press
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A former employee of a New Jersey-based defense contractor was found guilty Wednesday of taking U.S. military technology trade secrets from his employer and exporting them to his native China.
Sixing Liu, also known as Steve Liu, worked for
By The Associated Press
2013 Audi allroad 2.0T quattro Tiptronic
BASE PRICE: $39,600.
PRICE AS TESTED: $47,870.
TYPE: Front engine, all-wheel-drive, five-passenger, luxury, small wagon.
ENGINE: 2-liter, double overhead cam, turbocharged, inline four cylinder.
MILEAGE: 20 mpg (city), 27 mpg (
By TERENCE CHEAAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The University of California has agreed to pay $1 million to settle a lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during an Occupy protest at UC Davis last fall, according to a preliminary settlement filed Wednesday.
The Nov. 18,
NBCNEWS.COM - A 6-month-old baby in Florida was discovered dead in a car Tuesday after the father forgot to drop her off at day care, police said.
Miami-Dade Police confirmed the girl was found at Doral Academy Preparatory School Tuesday afternoon after she had been left in a car seat for
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Egypt's new President Mohammed Morsi is making his debut on the global stage at the United Nations, celebrating himself as the nation's first democratically elected leader who was swept into office after what he called a "great, peaceful revolution."
Morsi, an Islamist
By AMANDA LEE MYERSAssociated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - In a move that would allow her to escape the death penalty, an Ohio woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in the gruesome killing of a woman found covered in burns and wailing in agony on the side of a rural road.
As part of a deal with prosecutors
By RYAN J. FOLEYAssociated Press
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit on behalf of black employees of a national food distribution company, alleging that supervisors condoned discrimination by allowing racist graffiti at an Iowa warehouse.