South Africa: Elephant overturns vehicle

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — An elephant overturned a vehicle carrying two tourists, injuring both, on Monday, said South African officials. The tour…

UN: Afghan opium production increases

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has been increasing for a third year in a row and is heading for a record h…

World military spending drops in 2012

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Global military spending dipped last year for the first time since 1998 as defense outlays shrank in the West but rose in R…

Bieber criticized for Anne Frank comment

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Justin Bieber wrote an entry into a guestbook at the Anne Frank House museum in Amsterdam, saying he hoped the Jewish teena…